Category: Great Smoky Mountains National Park News

Clingmans Dome Restoration: What’s it all about?

June 17, 2016

For the last few weeks, we’ve been pushing you all to vote for Clingmans Dome in a grant competition hosted by the National Trust for Historic Preservation, American Express, and National Geographic. But what exactly are you voting for? And…

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Elkmont area restoration funded, in part, by FOTS

May 2, 2016

Spence Cabin

by Julie Dodd The news that the Wonderland Hotel Annex in the Elkmont area of the park was destroyed by fire on April 19 (2016) was a reminder of a time before the Great Smoky Mountains National Park was established….

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Centennial logo captures diversity of GSMNP experience

February 29, 2016

Centennial patch and pin

by Julie Dodd When I saw the new Centennial logo for the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, I was interested in learning the story behind the logo and thought you would, too. The designer is Karen Key, who is a…

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