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Stay informed with all the latest news from the Smoky Mountains right here. The Smokies stretch across Tennessee and North Carolina, and we’ve got news from every region to keep you up to date. Learn about the events and activities in Great Smoky Mountains National Park, discover what local environmentalists are doing to protect our area’s incredible natural resources, and get the most recent travel and tourism stories.

Raise a Glass to the New Year with a Sip of Smoky Mountain Moonshine at These Dynamic Distilleries

If you’re in the Smokies on (or around) New Year’s Eve, there’s no better way to celebrate the hope and possibility of what’s to come than by toasting the future with a glass of the best Smoky Mountain moonshine you’ve ever had! The Smoky Mountains have long been known as a moonshiner’s paradise, and that

December 28th, 2021|

Celebrate Your Love with a Fall Wedding in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park

From panoramic mountaintop views to sweeping pastoral meadows to picturesque waterfalls, one-of-a-kind romance abounds in the Smoky Mountains. This majestic Appalachian landscape is filled with awe-inspiring natural beauty and unexpected moments that give newlyweds everything they’re looking for to make their fall wedding dreams a reality. From intimate elopements to larger weddings surrounded by family

September 15th, 2021|

10 Fascinating Facts About the Great Smoky Mountains That May Surprise You

The Great Smoky Mountains National Park is steeped in rich history, Appalachian culture, and stunning natural beauty. Home to a huge variety of plants and animals, with plenty of trails to explore it all, the park is an amazing escape into fresh air and unforgettable memories. It’s no wonder that millions of people visit every

September 10th, 2021|

Lace Up Your Boots and Escape to the Newest Hiking Trail in Western North Carolina

Courtesy of Conserving Carolina Calling all hiking enthusiasts! There’s a brand new trail in town. The Western North Carolina Smoky Mountains boast some pretty well-known hiking trails, but if you’ve been itching for a fresh challenge and an alternate climb, then check out the new 2.1-mile hiking trail that will lead you

July 1st, 2021|

Infuse a Little Magic into Your Summer with Fireflies in the Smoky Mountains

The glinting glow of fireflies on a warm summer night stirs our imaginations and the curiosity of childlike wonder. Watching their lights flicker intermittently in the darkness is an enchanting delight, but have you ever seen them light up in unison? Firefly season is upon us, and with it comes the opportunity to witness

June 9th, 2021|

Don’t Miss These Exciting 4th of July Celebrations in the Smoky Mountains

With more people getting vaccinated and the country starting to open up again, 4th of July celebrations are coming back with a bang in 2021! Discover one-of-a-kind things to do, and expect all your favorite patriotic festivities to return decked out in red, white and blue. Catch a parade, listen to live music, feast

June 4th, 2021|

Find a Little Magic With These Fairy Tale Destinations in the Great Smoky Mountains

Enchanted forests draped in thick green moss, waterfalls hidden in a foggy mist, a majestic castle built for American royalty, and a bewitching secret fairy hideaway. The Great Smoky Mountains are filled with scenes straight out of a fairy tale. Or maybe the fairy tales were inspired by the ancient and mystical Smokies themselves.  The

March 31st, 2021|


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