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Townsend Guide

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Rich Mountain Loop Trail
Rich Mountain Loop Trail

Rich Mountain Loop Trail is a great way to enjoy Cades Cove without the crowds. The trail starts at the begining of the Loop Road, skirts the edge of some fields before reaching the John Oliver...

Cade Cove Loop Road at Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Cade Cove Loop Road at Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Cades Cove is a broad, verdant valley surrounded by mountains and is one of the most popular destinations in the Great Smokies. It offers some of the best opportunities for wildlife viewing in the...

Chestnut Top Trail - Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Chestnut Top Trail - Great Smoky Mountains National Park

As a ranger in the Smokies, Chestnut Top was one of my favorite trails to introduce visitors the vast diversity of life found in these mountains. It is a great hike year-round, but it truly shines in...

Best Of

Smokies Area Attractions (daisyferret1, 5 Jun 2009)
4.0 of 5 stars 2 Votes