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

    Great Smoky Mountains

    National Park NC,TN

Great Smoky Mountains Social Media

Facebook

"Like" Great Smoky Mountains National Park's Facebook page to get updates and see current photos. While there may be other Facebook pages about the Great Smoky Mountains, be sure to look for the official NPS arrowhead to get the most accurate information possible. Share your park experiences with us and others by being a part of the conversation.

Twitter

Follow GreatSmokyNPS on Twitter for all these Smokies including tweets about the history of the national park, events, programs, visitor facilities, and photos of the park's beautiful scenic views and wildlife.

Follow SmokiesRoadsNPS on Twitter to receive road status updates for Newfound Gap Road (US-441), Little River Road, Cades Cove Loop Road, Laurel Creek Road, and the Spur.

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