27 days in Great Smoky Mountains National Park Itinerary

27 days in Great Smoky Mountains National Park Itinerary

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Great Smoky Mountains National Park

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Great Smoky Mountains National Park contains some of the highest mountains east of the Mississippi River, but it's the ease of access that makes this national park the United States' most visited.
Change things up with these side-trips from Great Smoky Mountains National Park: Tellico Plains (Cherohala Skyway & Indian Boundary General Store) and Great Smoky Mountains National Park (Cataloochee Valley & Fontana Dam & Visitors Center). There's lots more to do: stroll through Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail, trek along Grotto Falls Parking, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount LeConte, and look for all kinds of wild species at Roaring Fork.

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Kerrville to Great Smoky Mountains National Park is an approximately 9-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Kerrville to Great Smoky Mountains National Park, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Kerrville in September: highs in Great Smoky Mountains National Park hover around °F, while lows dip to °F. On the 17th (Sat), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

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Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Tellico Plains, Cherohala Skyway, Fontana Lake
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Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail ©
Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail
Clingmans Dome ©
Clingmans Dome
Cades Cove ©
Cades Cove

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