Winter Road Status
During winter, roads in the park may close due to snow and ice, especially at night when water from melting refreezes on roads. For road status information please call (865) 436-1200 ext. 631 or follow road updates at http://twitter.com/SmokiesRoadsNPS. More »
Elkmont Campground Water
Due to water line construction in the Elkmont Campground, drinking water will not be available in campground sinks. Containers of drinking water will be provided to campers upon check-in. We expect full water service to be restored by March 19.
What Do Park Archeologists Do?
Come into the field as archeologists look for sites of past human habitation and excavate an area in Cataloochee!
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Did You Know?
A nursing female bat can eat her weight in mosquito-sized insects each night. More...