Top Spots

Maryville-Alcoa Greenway

Maryville, Tennessee

7.59 mi / 230 ft gain

Look Rock Tower

Maryville, Tennessee

0.59 mi / 56 ft gain

Look Rock Tower Trail

Tallassee, Tennessee

0.8 mi / 210 ft gain

Drive the Foothills Parkway National Scenic Byway

Walland, Tennessee


Hike to Look Rock Tower

Tallassee, Tennessee

1 mi / 300 ft gain

Abrams Falls Via Abrams Creek Campground

Tallassee, Tennessee

10.01 mi / 1178 ft gain

Abrams Falls via Little Bottoms Trails

Tallassee, Tennessee

10 mi / 1188 ft gain

Abrams Creek and Cooper Road Loop Trail

Tallassee, Tennessee

11.3 mi / 1611 ft gain

Abrams Creek to Cades Cove Loop

Tallassee, Tennessee

15.76 mi / 2654 ft gain

Places to stay

Tallassee, Tennessee

Abram's Creek Campground

Townsend, Tennessee

Cades Cove Campground

35.744026,-83.69869, Tennessee

Perfect Peace Cabin

From $252 / night

35.74454,-83.69759, Tennessee

Livin the Dream

From $422 / night

Blount County, Tennessee

Cades Cove Group

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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