• Approximately 1,500 black bears live in the national park.

    Great Smoky Mountains

    National Park NC,TN

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  • 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 »

Event Details

  • Every Thursday Weekly from 09/20/2012 to 11/01/2012

    Location: Cades Cove Riding Stables | Map Time: 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM Fee Information: $14.00 per person

Enjoy a ranger-led open-air hayride viewing wildlife and discovering the diversity of life in the Cove. Hayrides can fill up quickly. First-come first-serve for this program.

Accessible to persons using wheelchairs.