Category: Great Smoky Mountains National Park News

Battling Hemlock Wooly Adelgid with Dept. Superintendent Jordan

September 19, 2015

With more than 500,000 acres and 10 million annual visitors to manage, work at Park Headquarters can certainly keep you busy, something Deputy Superintendent Clay Jordan knows all about. When he finds the time, Clay goes out in the field…

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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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