Mount LeConte, Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Must see · Mountain · Nature / Park
Visit the third highest peak of the Great Smoky Mountains and trek along one of five trails at Mount LeConte. You'll earn a magnificent view from atop the peak, but mind that the ascent is tough, with trail lengths ranging from 7.9 km (4.9 mi) to 14.3 km (8.9 mi). Once you've completed the hike, have a meal and rest at the mountaintop lodge, renowned for its hospitality among visitors. Wear adequate footwear for the hike and prepare for sudden weather changes. Before you visit Great Smoky Mountains National Park, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.
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  • By far, our favorite hike in the park. Where the viewpoint is amazing in itself, the trail along the way is so much fun. The hike is uphill pretty much the whole way but there are plenty of areas you....  more »
  • This is a once in a lifetime place to visit for a lot of people, At over 5000 ft elevation and only accessable by hiking, a must do hike, tough but worth the trip  more »

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