Category: Great Smoky Mountains Association

5 Things to Do If Great Smoky Mountains National Park is Shut Down

January 19, 2018

Updated: Monday, January 22, 11:00am Please understand that if you visit GSMNP during a government shut down, services will be limited. We ask that you visit responsibly and use caution and common sense. In the event of an accident or…

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The Post-Fire Landscape: What to Pull, What to Plant

April 5, 2017

Recovery after November’s tragic wildfires may be a slow and difficult process for many. Homes, businesses, and more importantly, lives were lost. But with the love and strength that have always defined our region, our communities will begin to heal…

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Friends of the Smokies President, Board Members Named Among 100 Most Influential in Park History

April 13, 2016

In honor of the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service, Great Smoky Mountains Association (GSMA) has released a list of the 100 most influential individuals in Great Smoky Mountains National Park’s (GSMNP) history, including many who have had a…

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