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Sugarlands Valley Nature Trail

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Great Smoky Mountains National Park, TN
+1 865-436-1200
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Great family nature trail

We enjoyed the half mile round trip trail. Not very busy when we went which made for a very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
TimbersHouse
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Michigan
My favorite hike

My favorite was the hike to cataract falls by visitor center! Quite, not crowded and flat. Easy... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Rhonda C
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Centreville, Virginia
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
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“easy walk” (6 reviews)
“visitor center” (11 reviews)
“starts right” (2 reviews)
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Great Smoky Mountains National Park, TN
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"easy walk"
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"pretty walk"
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"all ages"
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"small waterfall"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed the half mile round trip trail. Not very busy when we went which made for a very peaceful walk in the woods.

Thank TimbersHouse
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My favorite was the hike to cataract falls by visitor center! Quite, not crowded and flat. Easy, not too long. So pretty too. My kids climbed up next to the falls for pics. Not many people there.

Thank Rhonda C
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Reviewed 7 July 2018

It was a very easy walk in nature around sugar land visitor center. Would recommend to anyone not wanting to do a big climb.

Thank Il60076
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Reviewed 6 June 2018

This was one of the two trails in the park that allow dogs. It was about two miles into Gatlinburg. It was fairly flat and along a river, with nice views. You do have to walk down a road for a bit, which is confusing,...More

1  Thank samanthajfindlay
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Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

I recently walked the Sugarland Valley Nature Trail to see if it would be assessible for my oldest sister with mobility issues. It is a flat, paved trail. It is not only good for people with mobility issues but for a small child on their...More

1  Thank Janet W
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Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

This trial is very easy to walk. Paved! Great trail for anyone in power chair/wheel chairs. Beautiful.

Thank Nichole M
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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

A flat, paved 1/2 mile trail right near the sugarland entrance. Good for people with wheel chairs. Nice views of the river.

Thank Teakwo23
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Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

We hiked the OLD sugarland trail, that is NOT paved. We did about 4 miles of it, believe it is 10 if you do the whole thing. The first mile goes all along the water, beautiful views. Trail was rated as 'moderate'. Highly recommend.

Thank Amanda S
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Reviewed 14 November 2017

If you would like a morning stroll or jog from the edge of Gatlinburg to the Sugarlands Visitors Center, this trail is for you. The path is level, fairly short, and uncrowded. While most of the scenery is very pleasant, you do come across a...More

1  Thank Lancealot13
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Reviewed 8 October 2017

This is a easy hike only a half mile away from Sugarlands Visitor Center down 441. This is I believe one of the only ADA approved and paved trails in the park. It is short and while it doesn't have any major views or sites,...More

1  Thank mckayj93
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Momof2Kids2014
8 July 2018|
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Response from Amanda S | Reviewed this property |
This trail goes along a pretty stream for a good portion
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CheerfulChooser
19 June 2015|
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Response from Janet W |
Dogs are allowed on only 2 trails in the national park... The Gatlinburg Trail The Oconaluftee River Trail Dogs must be on a leash no longer than 6 ft. and be sure to clean up after your pet.
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