• 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 Tuesday Weekly from 06/18/2013 to 08/13/2013

    Location: Sugarlands Visitor Center Time: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM Fee Information: Free

Have you ever wondered what kind of tree it is or how big or how old it is? When will it leaf out? When will it flower? Join a ranger to find out how we know these things. Basic tree identification skills will be taught.