Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail, Great Smoky Mountains National Park

(4.7/5 based on 1,100+ reviews on the web)
Set within the Great Smoky Mountains, Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail is a one-way drivable trail that grants great views of the mountain park as well as the famous Roaring Fork waterfall. The waterfall gets its name from the loud roar that echoes between the mountains after a large amount of rainfall. If you want to stretch your legs and get away from the car, you will find an abundance of trails for all abilities throughout the park. If you're interested in all things ornithological, you will want to keep an eye out for the 240-odd species of birds that inhabit the park. Put Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail into our Great Smoky Mountains National Park trip itinerary maker to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Great Smoky Mountains National Park.
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  • This time of the year the motor nature trail is closed to motor traffic. So I just want to comment on the post posted on the 4th of March from the person who said they were on the nature trail and tha...  more »
  • The owner of the cabin I was staying at recommended we should take a short drive on Roaring Fork nature trail about at 10 minute drive . We did The Roaring fork and we ended up there all day because w...  more »
  • We always drive through the Historic Driving Tour through Roaring Fork. We love to look at the old cabins and home places. The drive is beautiful and peaceful. Sometimes it's really hard to get throug...  more »