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

    Great Smoky Mountains

    National Park NC,TN

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    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

  • 12/21/2013

    Location: Oconaluftee Visitor Center | Map Time: 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM Fee Information: Free Contact Name: Oconaluftee Visitor Center Contact Phone Number: (828) 497-1904

Enjoy an old-fashioned Christmas celebration in the Smokies with traditional music, holiday crafts, and cider and cookies!