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Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Trails Cycling Hiking Running Equestrian Fishing Paddling Whitewater SwimmingBirding Wildflowers Wildlife Viewing Picnic Area Shelter Camping Restrooms

HIGHLIGHTS:

Over 850 miles of trail to explore; 2,900 miles of mountain streams to fish, many with sparkling waterfalls and cascades; angling experiences from remote, headwater trout streams to large, coolwater smallmouth bass streams; over 90 historic structures have been preserved or reconstructed; countless waterfalls and scenic overlooks; 11-mile one way paved Cades Cove road is a popular bicycling area with rentals available summer and fall; blooming flowers can be found nearly year-round in the park; there are 65 species of mammals, over 200 varieties of birds, 67 native fish species, and more than 80 types of reptiles and amphibians.

Conncects: Little River

Park Map

Park Information

Location & Contact

Regional

Sugarlands Visitor Center
1420 Little River Road, Gatlinburg, TN 37738

National Parks website

865-436-1200

Features & Amenities

Trails, hiking, bicycling, trail running, equestrian, snowshoe/skiing, paddling, fishing, swimming, wildflowers, birding, wildlife viewing, restrooms, picnic areas, shelters, camping

Park Size

520,000 acres

Trails and River Miles

Hiking Trails: 850 miles
Equestrian Trails: 550 miles
Mountain Streams & Rivers: 2,900 miles

Hours of Operation

Open Sunrise to Sunset

Resources

Park Website

Park Map

Trail Map

Bicycling

Bicycling

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Birding

Birding

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Disc Golf

Disc Golf

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Fishing

Fishing

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Hiking

Hiking

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Paddling

Paddling

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Rock Climbing

Rock Climbing

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Running / Walking

Running / Walking

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Skateboarding

Skateboarding

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Wildflowers

Wildflowers

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