Little River Road, Great Smoky Mountains National Park

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Little River Road is located in Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Use our Great Smoky Mountains National Park trip itinerary builder to arrange your visit to Little River Road and other attractions in Great Smoky Mountains National Park.
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  • July 16, 2017
    We took our time enjoying this beautiful drive, ending at Cade's Cove. The trees were magnificent and the river a delight. Certainly worth the time.  more »
  • July 15, 2017
    This is the road that leads from the Townsend Wye to Sugarlands Visitor Center outside Gatlinburg. The elevation is fairly flat, but it is a bit curvy. Don't plan on going fast, it is a slow pace but ...  more »
  • July 10, 2017
    This places provides a good hike that isn't too strenuous! Beautiful sights and sounds right by the river! We took our 7 and 3 year old carried the 3 year old part of the way but the path is not too b...  more »

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Where to stay in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Inside Great Smoky Mountains National Park, choose between developed campgrounds where you can pitch your tent by your car and access restrooms and showers, or more primitive vehicle-accessed campgrounds. The park also offers accommodations in a permanent structure at LeConte Lodge, which is accessible via five different hiking trails. (There is no car access; you must hike in to use this lodge.) For a wider array of lodging options, stay in Gatlinburg. Serving primarily as a resort gateway to the park, the town offers various styles of accommodation, from national chain hotels to mountain lodges to small inns. Most places lie within 8 km (5 mi) of the park's entrance.
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