Tags » Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Bopping Around with Boys & Girls Club

Our centennial goal is to connect with and create the next generation of National Park visitors, supporters, and advocates. I got to do just that as youth from Maryville, Tennessee’s Boys & Girls Club joined us for a series of day camps this past week. 908 more words


Park & Pride

Table? Check! Tent? Check! Brochures? Check! Banner? Check! NPS swag? Check! Enthusiasm? Check, check, check!

On Saturday, after packing up my car, SCA fisheries management intern Brandon Williams and I made the hour drive to Knoxville for our first community tabling event as representatives of Great Smoky Mountains National Park. 466 more words

Southeast Region

Mouse Creek Falls & Midnight Hole

Introductory Guide to Visiting Great Smoky Mountains National Park Area

This is an easy 4.25 mile hike that take you to visit two special spots – a beautiful waterfall and one of the most popular swimming holes in the Smokies. 1,357 more words

Medium Hike

Rainbow Falls, Great Smoky Mountains

This was actually our second hike of the year. The Rainbow Falls trail is listed at 2.7 miles one-way, and is a pretty tough incline up from the base of Mount LeConte. 344 more words

Fat To Fit