The forests surrounding the historic Cumberland Gap and found throughout the park are a mosaic of sorts. Broad green deciduous trees, dense groves of hemlock and rhododendron, and delicate wildflowers all can be found while exploring the many miles of hiking trails found in Cumberland Gap National Historical Park.
Cumberland Gap National Historical Park is characterized by its history and its rugged beauty. Sheer cliffs, cool mountain streams, and fantastic landforms excite the senses and reward those that explore the park.
Adventure awaits for those that visit Cumberland Gap National Historical Park. Special programs and activities are offered throughout the year and a wide range of activities provide opportunities to truly experience the park.