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

    Great Smoky Mountains

    National Park NC,TN

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  • Trail Advisory

    Several trails in the park are temporarily closed. Please check the "Backcountry Facilities" section of the Temporary Road and Facilities Closures page for further details. More »

Event Details

  • Every Thursday Weekly from 06/19/2014 to 08/07/2014

    Location: Cades Cove Amphitheater Time: 9:00 PM to 10:00 PM Fee Information: Free
A variety of animal life can be detected using our sense of hearing. Listen to some of the calls of wildlife and test your listening skills.  Accessible to persons using wheelchairs.