Over 9,000,000 visitors enter the park each year. The following table lists the number of visitors entering the park each month for the past five years.
Additional visitation information:
Chart of visitation by entrance station 2009 (pdf file)
Chart of visitation by entrance station 2010 (pdf file)
Did You Know?
At 480 feet, Fontana Dam, located on the southwestern boundary of the park, is the tallest concrete dam east of the Rocky Mountains. The dam impounds the Little Tennessee River forming Fontana Lake and produces hydroelectric power. More...