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Things to do in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

 

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Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail
Ranked #1 of 34 attractions in Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Category: Scenic Drives; Nature/ Wildlife Areas; Trails
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Ranked #2 of 34 attractions in Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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Ranked #3 of 34 attractions in Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Category: Mountains
The highest peak in the park.
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Ranked #4 of 34 attractions in Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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One of the most popular hiking mountains in the park.
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Ranked #5 of 34 attractions in Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Category: Geologic Formations; Hiking Trails
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Ranked #6 of 34 attractions in Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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Ranked #7 of 34 attractions in Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Category: Valleys; Scenic Drives

Cades Cove’s history dates back a while when the Smokies were being formed. When the mountains stopped growing the natural weathering process took away the older rock in the... more »

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Ranked #8 of 34 attractions in Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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One of the most popular hikes in the park, it is the quick route to Mt. LeConte Lodge.
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Ranked #9 of 34 attractions in Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Category: Scenic Drives
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Ranked #10 of 34 attractions in Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Category: Waterfalls
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Ranked #11 of 34 attractions in Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Category: Parks
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Ranked #12 of 34 attractions in Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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Ranked #13 of 34 attractions in Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Category: Scenic Drives
Scenic road through the Great Smokies.
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Ranked #14 of 34 attractions in Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Category: Waterfalls
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Ranked #15 of 34 attractions in Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Category: Scenic Drives
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Ranked #16 of 34 attractions in Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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Ranked #17 of 34 attractions in Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
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Ranked #18 of 34 attractions in Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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Ranked #19 of 34 attractions in Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Category: Historic Sites; Historic Walking Areas; Architectural Buildings
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Ranked #20 of 34 attractions in Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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Ranked #21 of 34 attractions in Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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Ranked #22 of 34 attractions in Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Category: Waterfalls
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Ranked #23 of 34 attractions in Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Category: Historic Sites
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Ranked #24 of 34 attractions in Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Category: Parks
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Ranked #25 of 34 attractions in Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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Ranked #26 of 34 attractions in Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
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Ranked #27 of 34 attractions in Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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Ranked #28 of 34 attractions in Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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Ranked #29 of 34 attractions in Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Category: Bodies of Water
Much-touted river in the Great Smoky known for excellent fishing.
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Ranked #30 of 34 attractions in Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Category: Mountains
If you climb this mountain you can reward yourself with a fabulous view from the abandoned firetower.
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