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Pittman Center

Mount Cammerer

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Newfound Gap Oconaluftee Valley Overlook

Newfound Gap Road: This paved road is the only route over the Great Smoky Mountains. It stretches for 31 miles between Gatlinburg and Cherokee and climbs from an elevation of 1,300’ to 5,046’ (at Newfound Gap).

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Clingmans Dome Road: 7-mile paved road leads to the Clingmans Dome trailhead. A very steep, halfmile walk takes you to Clingmans Dome tower and the highest point in the Smokies (6,643’).

Mingus Oconaluftee Mill

Visitor Center

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Maggie Valley

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Oconaluftee River Trail

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Soco Gap

CHEROKEE INDIAN RESERVATION

Gravel Roads Trails Summer Auto Tours Great Mountain Views

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Restrooms are available at all park campgrounds, visitor centers, picnic areas, Newfound Gap, and Great Smoky Mountains Institute at Tremont. Vault toilets, port-o-johns, and other facilities are also available at some of the most popular trailheads, including Clingmans Dome, Rainbow Falls, Grotto Falls, Abrams Falls, Alum Cave, and the Townsend “Wye.”

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Nature Trails

Major Roads

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Camping

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BRYSON CITY

Dellwood

Horseback Riding (rental)

Major Hwys

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Picnic Areas

Mountain Farm Museum

Indian Creek Falls Tom Branch Falls

Cataloochee Valley Overlook Boogerman Loop Trail

Smokemont Loop Trail

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Cataloochee Valley: 8 miles from I-40 (including 3 miles on a narrow gravel road). The short road through the valley offers wildlife viewing (including elk) and access to a historic church, school, and homes.

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Porters Flat

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Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail: Paved, narrow, 5.5 mile one-way road offers old-growth forest, waterfalls, and historic buildings. No RVs, trailers, or buses.

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Fall 2013 Smokies Guide Newspaper  

Great Smoky Mountains National Park's newspaper.

Fall 2013 Smokies Guide Newspaper  

Great Smoky Mountains National Park's newspaper.