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Upper Tremont Road in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

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Stunning beauty....can't wait to return. Not so easy to find, but some of the most beautiful stream... read more

Reviewed August 16, 2018
susanandbradburke
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Telford, Tennessee
Nice hike and fishing

Good fly fishing in the pools along the road. Go to the top and park. There are some nice hikes... read more

Reviewed August 19, 2017
Plague4
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Phillipburg
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Reviewed August 16, 2018

Stunning beauty....can't wait to return. Not so easy to find, but some of the most beautiful stream cascades and pools in GSMNP.

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Reviewed October 4, 2017 via mobile

A decent side trip to avoid heavy traffic in the cades cove area. Several pull off areas to have a lunch by the adjacent stream

Thank MorgansHT
Reviewed August 19, 2017 via mobile

Good fly fishing in the pools along the road. Go to the top and park. There are some nice hikes from there.

Thank Plague4
Reviewed August 18, 2017

No one told us about this gem, we found it after reading on here. a beautiful drive with rushing cascades and waterfalls. a must do for nature lovers.

2  Thank Kelly S
Reviewed June 13, 2017

Tremont road / gravel road is off the beaten path. The river flows beside the gravel road, and it rolls for a long distance. It is so, so beautiful. If you can walk the path at the end of the drivable gravel road, you will...More

2  Thank Sabrena B
Reviewed May 8, 2017

We did this scenic drive on a Sunday morning in late April. Since we didn't have a 4WD car, we found the gravel road not so pleasant for driving. We ended up walking to Spruce Flat Falls. The scenery was very pretty, and the walk...More

Thank pingaroo
Reviewed April 29, 2017

So many easy access pull-offs on this road for taking your time to photograph or otherwise enjoy the scenes. Really enjoyed taking our time to try various lenses, shutter speeds and angles

1  Thank MRbluegill
Reviewed April 26, 2017

I've been coming to the Smokies since I was a child and just found this road last year. We made our second visit this year and it's as lovely as I remember. Quiet, scenic, small waterfalls all along the river, many pullouts - just lovely....More

Thank Sharon K
Reviewed January 27, 2017

Lots of water features along the way...including one nice fall at the end of the road...just cross the bridge and take the well marked trail to the left (Lynn Camp Prong) and walk roughly a hundred yards. At the lower elevation (before the Tremont institute)...More

Thank william m
Reviewed January 22, 2017

Why we had never taken this drive until now is a mystery to me. However, we have now found our favorite place in the park. Breathe taking beauty!!! Already planning our next visit.

1  Thank judy177
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MsBaltimore234
September 18, 2016|
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Response from 830lee |
I drove my Honda Accord all the way to the end to the Middle Prong Trail. It has lots of pot holes but can be easily navigated with no problems.
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luvsmokies
August 15, 2016|
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Response from mjernigan2 | Reviewed this property |
So sorry, I just saw your question. It is about 2 miles, and I think you would be fine on a motorcycle.
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