Entrance to Great Smoky Mountains National Park is free. The park is one of the few national parks where no entrance fees are charged. Find out why!
Fees are charged for activities such as overnight camping ($14-23 per night) and pavilion rental at picnic areas.
If you plan to spend a night in the park, reservations may be necessary. Please refer to the following pages for reservation information:
Backcountry Camping (Backpacking)
Frontcountry Camping (Car Camping)
Reservations may be made online for picnic pavilion use in picnic areas.
The Appalachian Clubhouse and Spence Cabin
Two rustic, historic buildings located in the heart of the park, the Appalachian Clubhouse and Spence Cabin can be rented for wedding receptions, family reunions, business meetings, and more.