5 days in Great Smoky Mountains National Park Itinerary

5 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.
Take a break from Great Smoky Mountains National Park with a short trip to Cades Cove in Great Smoky Mountains National Park, about 36 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: look for all kinds of wild species at Roaring Fork, take in the awesome beauty at Clingmans Dome, cruise along Newfound Gap Road, and trek along Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail.

To see reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Great Smoky Mountains National Park trip planner .

In August in Great Smoky Mountains National Park, expect temperatures between 87°F during the day and 68°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

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Roaring Fork
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Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail
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Clingmans Dome