Category: Great Smoky Mountains National Park News

Gone Fishing with Experience Your Smokies

September 5, 2015

The forecast had been calling for rain on Thursday the whole week running up to our second Experience Your Smokies session but as luck would have, we would stay dry — right up until we got into the creek. For…

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Time Travel: Historic Preservation in GSMNP

August 26, 2015

by Brent McDaniel, Director of Marketing Our first session of Experience Your Smokies, “Historic Preservation & Elkmont,” promised to be something special and it did not disappoint. We started our day in the Appalachian Clubhouse, a rebuilt structure originally erected…

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Trails Forever crew making progress on Alum Cave Trail

June 30, 2015


by Julie Dodd If you’ve hiked the Alum Cave Trail in the last few weeks, you know that The Friends of the Smokies Trails Forever crew is making progress on the restoration of this popular trail. The 11-person National Park…

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