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All reviews grotto falls beautiful drive roaring fork motor nature trail cades cove narrow road beautiful scenery single lane take pictures short drive many places both sides rainy day pull over speed limit take your time driving tour
This nice little drive is easily one of the most overlooked areas of the park. This may be due to the fact that most don’t realize there’s an entrance into the park, from the streets of Gatlinburg. Taking a turn at red light #8, follow...More
The roaring Motor Trail is one of the highlights of the park. However, it can frequently be closed n the winter. The trail has problems with snow and ice, but also high winds. High winds sometimes knock down trees which can block the road or...More
We visited GSMNP in the second week of November with a dog, who wasn't allowed on most of the trails, so this motor nature trail was a great alternative way for us to see some of the interior of the park. There was still some...More
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It is open April 7th to November 26th but check with the Great Smokey Mountains National Park as high winds can also close the loop. We were there in the fall and it was beautiful. I hear the spring is beautiful too and... More
It is open April 7th to November 26th but check with the Great Smokey Mountains National Park as high winds can also close the loop. We were there in the fall and it was beautiful. I hear the spring is beautiful too and with the snow melt runoff. If you go in the spring, I am told you will understand how it got its name.