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.
Every Tuesday Weekly from 06/18/2013 to 08/13/2013Location: Newfound Gap—Rockefeller Memorial | Map Time: 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM Fee Information: Free
Experience a taste of Canada in the Smokies as we discover the buds, blossoms, birds, black-bellies, and bear food along a piece of the AT in the spruce-fir forest. We'll also talk a bit about the history of one of the most walked trails in the U.S. Hike of 1.7 miles rated "moderate" in difficulty.