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Address: 107 Park Headquarters Rd, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, TN 37738-4102
Phone Number: +1 865-436-1200
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A scenic valley filled with remnants of the old American pioneers.

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We love the Smokey Mountains and especially Cades Cove. Sending prayers to all! Hearts were broken to see the devastation caused from the fires and praying for everyone's safety... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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Cincinnati, Ohio
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56 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We love the Smokey Mountains and especially Cades Cove. Sending prayers to all! Hearts were broken to see the devastation caused from the fires and praying for everyone's safety! We have so many memories here and will continue to visit and support this wonderful place!

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Grandville, Michigan
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47 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

My family was here the week before Thanksgiving. We loved exploring this ares. My kids (5,7,9) really enjoyed doing Jr. Ranger activities and imagining themselves living on these homesteads. Visiting the churches was nice. We say the mill in use. Take sufficient drinks and snacks on your trip to the area as you are about an hours drive from the... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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37 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Cades Cove has an 11 mile loop you can drive through making stops along the way to view the mountains, scenery, and wildlife. It has multiple spots to pull over, old churches, buildings, rivers etc... It was a nice drive, beautiful views if you enjoy nature and all that jazz. Overall, it was a very nice day, it was free,... More 

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Hazelwood, Missouri
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10 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved Cades Cove. The drive was a long, but the scenery was worth it. This is a must see for all ages!

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Atlanta, Georgia
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34 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited on a weekend when it was bumper to bumper cars, the 9 mile loop took over an hour to basically see the same thing over and over and over. The fields and mtns are picturesque and we did walk thru the old log cabin but I would highly recommend you take the first exit out instead of doing... More 

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Fort Mitchell, Alabama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family really enjoyed our drive/hike through Cades Cove. We saw a total of 5 deers during our time at the cove. I really wanted to hike to Abrams Falls but I didn't realize it was a 3-4 hour hike (2.5 miles). Instead we took a short hike (.5 miles) to Elijah's place. The hike is pretty easy and short... More 

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Thank Elizabeth H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love Cades Cove. It is historical and the colorful scenes are just amazing! You can see some type of wildlife any time of the day. We have seen deer, wild turkeys, bears, elk, squirrels, rabbits you name it. A GREAT place to visit. Be prepared to spend the day!

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Prestonsburg, Kentucky
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56 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful drive through a wonderful park that showcases the mountains, old buildings and wildlife in the area. Go in the morning to see the most wildlife!

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Thank Susan G
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16 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been to Cades Cove numerous times throughout the years. It never disappoints us. The history is so much fun to read as you receive a brochure when entering the cove. Any rangers available are always very friendly and helpful. Be sure to bring food and drinks! Wildlife never disappoints.

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Chehalis, Washington
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10 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been 3 times now and this place never disappoints! I have enjoyed each visit there and the views are stunning! I enjoy it as an adult and my kids all enjoyed it! A definite must do for the family!

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