Mount LeConte, Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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Visit the third highest peak of the Great Smoky Mountains and trek along one of five trails at Mount LeConte. You'll earn a magnificent view from atop the peak, but mind that the ascent is tough, with trail lengths ranging from 7.9 km (4.9 mi) to 14.3 km (8.9 mi). Once you've completed the hike, have a meal and rest at the mountaintop lodge, renowned for its hospitality among visitors. Wear adequate footwear for the hike and prepare for sudden weather changes. For travelers who use our world travel planner, Great Smoky Mountains National Park holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Mount LeConte and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • Enjoyed our 2-day hike up to Mt. LeConte. Fall was in the air and the scenery at the top can be spectacular (unpredictable though). We took the Grotto Falls/Trillium Gap path because the Alum trail wa...  more »
  • We hiked up to Mt. LeConte via Alum Cave Trail on Oct. 30th (took us approx 3 hrs), which was a gorgeous day!!!! Spectacular views along the way and lots of great photo shots. We rested in Alum Cave f...  more »
  • My sister and I hike up to stay a weekend every year. This year by far was the worst. Came up for Halloween w.e. and there was nothing what so ever Halloween related. First time we didn't hang out or ...  more »