Numbers to call for emergencies:
Blount Memorial Hospital
LeConte Medical Center
Swain County Hospital
Haywood Regional Medical Center
Did You Know?
The wispy, smoke-like fog that hangs over the Smoky Mountains comes from rain and evaporation from trees. On the high peaks of the Smokies, an average of 85 inches of rain falls each year, qualifying these upper elevation areas as temperate rain forests.