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Great Smoky Mountains Institute at Tremont

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Great Smoky Mountains Institute at Tremont is a residential environmental learning center located in the national park. Tremont offers workshops and programs for everyone, from teachers to grade school children to Road Scholar groups. Special programs for teachers, such as Teacher Escape Weekends and Science Teacher Institutes, will help you improve your teaching skills while enjoying the beauty of the park.


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From single day programs to youth camps that last five days or more, Tremont serves teachers, students, and nature-lovers of all ages with school programs, workshops, summer youth programs and camps, citizen science projects and naturalist certification classes. If you love the outdoors, chances are we've got something going on that you'd be interested in.
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Institutes and Field Schools