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 »
Every Thursday Weekly from 09/20/2012 to 11/01/2012Location: Sugarlands Visitor Center | Map Time: 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM Fee Information: Free
In the early 1800s the first white settlers began coming to the Sugarlands Valley to build a new life. Walk in their footsteps and find out why they chose this spot and how they made a life in these mountains. Bring water and wear sturdy shoes. Walk rated easy to moderate in difficulty, one mile distance.