There's even more to The Great Smoky Mountains than just Pigeon Forge, Clingmans Dome and Blue Ridge Parkway. We compiled a guide to navigate the park's loaded Southern Appalachian history, mountain culture, and endless fun!
The Great Smoky Mountains - The Great Smoky Mountains National Park is a 800-square-mile mountain wilderness that is federally owned and managed by the National Park Service. It protects the largest swatch of upland forest east of the Mississippi. http://www.visitmysmokies.com/area-information/smoky-mountains/