Spring Road Status
During spring, park roads may close due to ice, especially at high elevation where wet roads can freeze as temperatures drop at night. For road status information call (865) 436-1200 ext. 631 or follow updates at http://twitter.com/SmokiesRoadsNPS. More »
Planning a field trip can be challenging. We have staff in both North Carolina and Tennessee who can help you navigate the process.
Please visit our Teacher FAQ page for answers to common questions.
Email: Education Branch
Phone TN: (865) 436-1258
Phone NC: (828) 497-1907
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Did You Know?
The park’s high elevation heath balds are treeless expanses where dense thickets of shrubs such as mountain laurel, rhododendron, and sand myrtle grow. Known as “laurel slicks” and “hells” by early settlers, heath balds were most likely created by forest fires long ago. More...