Hiking Blog

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Poison Ivy~

Poison Ivy.  I'd like to say in our never ending desire to provide you,  our guests,  with the most up to date information on the [...]

Are there Snakes in the Smoky Mountains?

Spiders & Snakes I hate Snakes!  I don't deny it.  I don't like em!  I don't even like writing about them.  But I feel as [...]

Todays Weather Forecast

85 Degrees and Sunny! It is only the first week of April and already it is feeling like mid summer in the Great Smoky Mountains!  [...]

Outdoor Tourism in Tennessee

Ultimate Getaway The state of Tennessee is promoting outdoor tourism this spring on their new website www.spring.tn.vacation.com .  The sight highlights the east,  western and [...]

Metcalf Bottoms Trail

Metcalf Bottoms Trail The Metcalf Bottoms trail runs from the Metcalf Bottoms Picnic Area to the Little Greenbrier Schoolhouse.  This is a fairly easy trail [...]

Metcalf Bottoms Picnic Area

Metcalf Bottoms Picnic Area & Pavilion is located in a beautiful area of the Smoky Mountains near Wears Valley, Tn.  It is near the Little [...]

Little Greenbrier Schoolhouse / Walker Cabin

Little Greenbrier Schoolhouse – Cemetery Little Greenbrier was a mountain community located near Wears Valley between Cove Mountain and Little Roundtop Mountain.   The community which [...]

Spring is Here!

Spring is Here! Our unseasonal weather has brought spring to the Great Smokey Mountains early this year!  The trees are all getting their leaves,  the [...]

Water Falls

  Water Falls you can Hike too Here are some of the most well known waterfalls in the Smoky Mountains that are all fairly close [...]

School House Gap Hiking Trail

School House Gap Hiking Trail  School house gap trail is one that features a hike in woods and also has it’s fair share of wild [...]