Quiet Walkways, Great Smoky Mountains National Park

#26 of 37 in Parks in Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Wildlife Area · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Scattered throughout Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Quiet Walkways offer a relatively easy and peaceful walks in the woods without the hassle of carrying backpacks or hiking boots. Several of these special trails can be found right off the highway, so you can get a taste of hiking in the park even if you are just driving through. These short trails allow non-hikers and experienced hikers alike to plunge quickly into the park and explore its distinctive beauty up close. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Quiet Walkways and many more Great Smoky Mountains National Park attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Great Smoky Mountains National Park online travel route planner.
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  • Look out for the 'Quiet Walkways' signposts when exploring the Smoky Mountains National Park. These are typically short, and usually relatively easy trails from the roadside that pass through very...  more »
  • Great little paths with little to no other traffic on the trails. Not sure how far they go, as we stopped at many but just walked around and explored in a small area-paths went farther than we did...  more »
  • If you are unaccustomed to hiking or have small children in your party, this is a great, easy, simple nature trail. It is lovely and cool, with small bridges and paved areas. It is not challenging and is just a peaceful area to enjoy the Smokeys.
  • .25 mile walk to the creek

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