The 2020 Classic Hikes of the Smokies in Great Smoky Mountains National Park feature interpretation of the trail, history, and park projects supported by Friends of the Smokies. These hikes support restoration and rehabilitation of some of the Smokies most impacted trails through the Trails Forever program.
The health and safety of our Friends is paramount. We will be following CDC Guidelines and taking precautions to avoid the spread of COVID-19.
Pre-Registration is required:
After completing registration, you will receive an email the Friday before the hike with directions, and more information. All hikes begin at 9 a.m.
Step 1: Review the Classic Hike of the Smokies Waiver here.
Step 2: Register for the hike(s) below.
A.T. to Mt. Cammerer — SOLD OUT
11.6 miles | Difficult
Features – historic fire tower and mountain vistas
Andrews Bald — SOLD OUT
3.6 miles | Easy
Features – high mountain vistas, lake views, and early fall colors
Lost Cove Loop
11.8 miles | Difficult
Features – Fontana Lake and the Appalachian Trail
6 miles | Moderate
Features – Forest walk and a holiday celebration
$20 – Current Friends of the Smokies Member
$35 – New or Renewing Members (includes membership + 1 hike)
Due to COVID-19, Friends of the Smokies will take additional precautions with our Classic Hikes of the Smokies:
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