Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg

4.9
#2 of 7 in Nature in Sevier County
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  • I love this park. You can't go wrong with visiting a national park (ignoring the chaos that lies outside the park's borders). We come here 1-2 times a year and do hikes every single day. It's phenomen...  more »
  • Another National Park that did not hesitate to impress us with the natural beauty coupled with history. So many trails to hike, ride, and explore.  more »
  • I will say I'm a tree hugger, love trees and being outdoors. There is so much to do here and trails and just untouched forest. We saw animals (wild of course) bobcat and bear in their natural habitat,...  more »
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  • Truly a national treasure. Easily accessible to all. From the most adventurous outdoor enthusiast to anyone just driving through. A must visit national park. One could spend an entire vacation exploring the park or simply pass-through it on their way to their final destination. If you are passing through you need to stop at the Newfound Gap and take it in. Once you do, I'm betting you will want to plan a longer layover to fully experience this great park. That's what happened to us, and we were not disappointed with the return trip.
  • Goodness gracious, if you haven't been here before, you're missing out. Short of Rocky Mountain National, this park is among the prettiest I've ever seen, with an abundance of hikes for all skill levels. Lots of waterfalls for people (like myself) who love them. Porters Creek and Ramsey Cascades are two favorites. The visitors centers are well maintained, and staff are knowledgeable and friendly.
  • Love the park... the east side foothills parkway was open... first time on this road.. Beautiful scenery... Stopped at a small quilt shop at the west end of the parkway... two cute ladies running the place...if you are into quilting and fabric... worth the stop
  • Wow wow wow!!! Is all I can say. It's clean. Beautiful and has many many different places to turn off. Get out and enjoy. Lovely restaurant called the sassy sunflower. Highly recommend.
  • So blessed to have such a beautiful destination here in our backyard. Proud to take out of town visitors and point others to our beloved mountains. Interesting facts that the Smokies are the oldest mountain range in the world. They boast a huge variety of flora and fauna.
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