Category: Great Smoky Mountains National Park News

Summer internship program offers opportunity to explore GSMNP and NPS career options

August 5, 2016

by Hannah Ensley GSMNP Intern Senior at Pisgah High School — Canton, North Carolina If you live in the Eastern half of the U.S., chances are, you’ve been to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The Great Smoky Mountains National…

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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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