News From The Mountains



Clingmans Dome Tower Rehabilitation Work to Resume July 10

July 6, 2018

Great Smoky Mountains National Park officials announced that the Clingmans Dome Observation Tower will be closed Tuesday, July 10 through Friday, July 27 to complete a rehabilitation project that began last year. The remaining final surface overlay work was scheduled…

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Celebrating Cosby: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow

June 22, 2018

Great Smoky Mountains National Park officials are excited to announce the “Celebrating Cosby: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow” community programs to be held every Friday starting June 22 through August 17 from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the Cosby Campground…

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Park Hosts Cherokee Storytelling Series in Cades Cove

June 20, 2018

Great Smoky Mountains National Park invites the public to join master Cherokee storyteller Kathi Littlejohn in Cades Cove for a series of storytelling sessions beginning Thursday, June 21 from 12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Cades Cove Campground Amphitheater….

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Friends of the Smokies Celebrates 25th Anniversary with Smokies Stomp Barn Party

June 18, 2018

ASHEVILLE, N.C. – Friends of the Smokies will mark its 25th Anniversary in 2018 with the inaugural Smokies Stomp Barn Party on Saturday, July 21 at Hickory Nut Gap Farm. Folks will be treated to a gourmet farm-to-table dinner, live…

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