Top Spots

James White Greenway

Knoxville, Tennessee

0.99 mi / 49 ft gain

Fort Dickerson Quarry Trail

Knoxville, Tennessee

1.39 mi / 75 ft gain

Fort Dickerson Quarry Park

Knoxville, Tennessee

Will Skelton Greenway

Knoxville, Tennessee

6.52 mi / 443 ft gain

Will Skelton Greenway

Knoxville, Tennessee

7 mi / 300 ft gain

High Ground Park

Knoxville, Tennessee

1 mi / 50 ft gain

High Ground Park Loop (Fort Higley)

Knoxville, Tennessee

0.66 mi / 89 ft gain

Sequoyah Hills Trail

Knoxville, Tennessee

5.31 mi / 240 ft gain

Ijams Nature Center Trail

Knoxville, Tennessee

1.36 mi / 95 ft gain

Places to stay

Sevierville, Tennessee

Smoky Mountains Bliss! Hot Tub & Multi-Level Deck

From $185 / night

35.80283,-83.63887, Tennessee

A Grand Getaway

From $285 / night

35.751083,-83.69601, Tennessee

Southern Elegance

From $424 / night

3149 Brothers Way, Tennessee

A Rustic Elegance

From $298 / night

35.75002,-83.69454, Tennessee

In the Pines

From $181 / night

Guides and stories

Indulge in Adventure at this Base Camp Near the Great Smoky Mountains

The Outbound Collective

20 Must-Do Hikes in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

The Outbound Collective

The Smokies Are Still Alive!

Merritt McKinney

6 Inspiring Photos from the Smoky Mountains

Nick Spicer

The 5 Best Fall Hikes in the Blue Ridge Mountains

Christian Murillo

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