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 »
Missing from our streams, wetlands, & riparian areas
Artwork by Heather R, Robbinsville High School, North Carolina.
Flame chub (Hemitremia flammea)
Artwork by Storm J, Robbinsville High School, North Carolina.
Horse sugar (Symplocos tinctoria)
Artwork by Tyler W, Robbinsville High School, North Carolina.
Eastern spotted skunk (Spilogale putorius)
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.