National Park Blog

The Great Smoky Mountains National Park is the most-visited National Park in the United States of America! This popular vacation destination offers scenic drives, beautiful hikes, stunning waterfalls, and more! The park straddles North Carolina and Tennessee and encompasses an area of over 816 square miles (over 520,000 acres)!

Whether you are looking for information on fishing in the Smoky Mountains, trying to locate a perfect picnic spot, or want to help your kid join the Junior Ranger Program, we have you covered!

Best Scenic Drives in the Great Smoky Mountains
June 23rd, 2021 by Brittany Mendez
40+ Outdoor Quotes to Inspire Your Great Smoky Mountain Adventure
May 21st, 2021 by Vicky Reddish
12 Safety Tips for Hiking With Kids in the Great Smoky Mountains
May 17th, 2021 by Vicky Reddish
Solo Hiking in the Great Smoky Mountains
April 27th, 2021 by Vicky Reddish
5 Reasons to Explore the Smoky Mountains by Train
March 24th, 2021 by Vicky Reddish
The Ultimate Guide to Cycling Cades Cove
March 18th, 2021 by Vicky Reddish
Great Smoky Mountains Trivia Roundup: 13 Reasons This Region is So Special
February 25th, 2021 by Vicky Reddish
Leave No Trace While Visiting the Great Smoky Mountains National Park
February 15th, 2021 by Vicky Reddish
6 Desktop Backgrounds of the Smoky Mountains National Park
January 27th, 2021 by Vicky Reddish
10 Fun Things to Do in Cades Cove
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January 14th, 2021 by Vicky Reddish
The Essential Smoky Mountain Wedding Planning Guide
December 23rd, 2020 by David Angotti
2020 Restaurants Open For Christmas in the Smoky Mountains
December 7th, 2020 by Vicky Reddish