News Releases

 

Subscribe RSS Icon | What is RSS

May 26, 2016
Park Proposes Frontcountry Camping Fee Increase
The park invites public comments for a proposed frontcountry campground fee increase.

January 14, 2016
Celebrate the National Park Service Centennial and “Hike 100”
In celebration of the National Park Service Centennial, Superintendent Cassius Cash has committed to hike 100 miles in Great Smoky Mountains National Park during 2016 and is challenging the public to do the same.

September 02, 2015
Great Smoky Mountains National Park Welcomes 4th Grade Students through Every Kid in a Park Initiative
The park invites all 4th grade students to visit the park as part of the White House’s new Every Kid in a Park program.

August 26, 2015
Great Smoky Mountains National Park Battles Graffiti
Park rangers remind visitors that graffiti not only detracts from the natural beauty of the park, but can also permanently damage irreplaceable resources.

January 06, 2015
Park Changes Firewood Regulations to Protect Forests
Great Smoky Mountains National Park officials announced regulation changes that will help protect park forests by limiting the type of firewood brought into the park. Beginning in March 2015, only heat-treated firewood that is bundled and displays a certification stamp by the USDA or a state department of agriculture will be allowed for use in park campgrounds.

June 12, 2012
Historic Spence Cabin Open for Public Use
Spence Cabin in the Elkmont Historic District has been restored to its historic apperance and is available for day-use rental.

 

Information about park management issues such as Cades Cove Planning, the Elkmont Historic District, etc.

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

107 Park Headquarters Road
Gatlinburg, TN 37738

Phone:

(865) 436-1200
Visitor Information Recorded Message

Contact Us