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View from Clingman's Dome in the Smokies

Just below the summit of 6,643 foot high Clingman’s Dome in the center of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park is the parking area for hikers who want to climb the steep trail up to the Observation Tower. 114 more words

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The Road Less Traveled--Part I

“Eat your dinner burger Leroy.”

Leroy was full from the first two, his face protesting.

“But I’m full Mama.”

“Then eat the damn cheese at least.”  Lora Lee bit into her third burger, set it on her plate, and picked up the paper. 1,914 more words

Great Smoky Mountains Visited by 4.3 Million in First Half of 2015

Vacation travelers are loving the Great Smoky Mountains Park more than ever! In May, the park has a record 1 million visitors, the most ever for that month.  147 more words

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