These Are 10 Unmissable Summer 2024 Spots In The Smokies

Take a scenic drive through this historic valley with its cabins, wildlife, and mountain views.

Cades Cove Loop Road

Experience the beauty of the Smokies with forest views, historic buildings, and rushing mountain streams on this easy driving trail.

Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail

An easy hike with a payoff - stunning views of an 80-foot waterfall.

Laurel Falls Hike

Start your Smoky Mountains adventure here and get park maps, ranger assistance, and watch a free park movie.

Sugarlands Visitor Center

Drive to the highest point in the Smokies for breathtaking 360-degree views.

Clingmans Dome

Journey through the heart of the park on this scenic roadway, passing by overlooks and landmarks.

Newfound Gap Road

Hike to the iconic Alum Cave bluffs, with scenic spots like Arch Rock and Inspiration Point along the way.

Alum Cave Trail

A short but challenging hike to a beautiful 25-foot waterfall.

Grotto Falls Trail

Explore this tranquil valley with historic buildings, elk herds, hiking trails, and fishing opportunities.

Cataloochee Valley

Hike a portion of this iconic trail, passing through the Smokies and offering unforgettable experiences.

Appalachian Trail