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Explore Halls Top Fire Tower

Newport, Tennessee

3.3
1 mi / 200 ft gain

Spelunking in Forbidden Caverns

Sevierville, Tennessee

5.0

Whitewater Rafting the Pigeon River

Hartford, Tennessee

5.0

Camp at Meadow Creek Fire Tower

Del Rio, Tennessee

Davenport Gap Shelter via Appalachian Trail

Waynesville, North Carolina

1.87 mi / 840 ft gain

Appalachian Trail: Mount Cammerer to Clingmans Dome

Waynesville, North Carolina

36.29 mi / 10308 ft gain

Mount Guyot via Maddron Bald

Cosby, Tennessee

23.03 mi / 5525 ft gain

Maddron Bald - Albright Grove Loop

Cosby, Tennessee

6.72 mi / 1500 ft gain

Hike to Hen Wallow Falls in Great Smoky Mountains NP

Cosby, Tennessee

5.0
4.57 mi

Places to stay

Cosby Picnic Pavilion

Cosby, Tennessee

Cosby Picnic Pavilion

Cosby Campground

Cosby, Tennessee

Cosby Campground

Cosby Group Camp

Cocke County, Tennessee

Cosby Group Camp

Big Creek Horse Camp

Newport, North Carolina

Big Creek Horse Camp

Guides and stories

Appalachian Trail - First 5%

Appalachian Trail - First 5%

Cody Markham

6 Inspiring Photos from the Smoky Mountains

6 Inspiring Photos from the Smoky Mountains

Nick Spicer

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

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

20 Must-Do Hikes in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

The Outbound Collective

The Smokies Are Still Alive!

The Smokies Are Still Alive!

Merritt McKinney

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