Hiking in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park




About the Authors


Liz Etnier


Mike Etnier


Spring Wildflower Hikes in the Smokies


Gregory Bald




Schoolhouse Gap


Chestnut Top


Defeat Ridge


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The following roads are scheduled to open on the dates indicated:


March 9

Little Greenbrier

Rich Mountain

Forge Creek

Straight Fork/Round Bottom

Parson Branch

Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail


March 16


Clingmans Dome Road


May 11


Heintooga Ridge and Balsam Mountain Roads


Up-to-date weather related road closings can be found by calling 865-436-1200 or by going to www.twitter.com/smokiesroadsnps or www.nps.gov/grsm.