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 »
Tennessee Middle School
These opportunities for 6th, 7th and 8th grades challenge students with hands-on learning experiences in the park's cultural and natural resources, including critical issues affecting these resources. Each program was developed in cooperation with Tennessee middle school teachers and are correlated with state and national curriculum standards with an emphasis on science and social studies.
To register for one of these programs, please fill out the registration form and email it, fax it to (865) 436-1307 or mail it to:
Park Management Classroom
Soil Exploration Classroom
Dig This! Archaeology and Resource Management Classroom
The New Deal Classroom
Stream Scientist Classroom
Did You Know?
Between 8-10 million people visit Great Smoky Mountains National Park each year, making it the most visited national park in the country.