Wildlife Report

/Wildlife Report

Signs of Spring!

The First Sign of Spring! This week the tree's have started to bud out!  With high temps reaching into the 70's the tree's have noticed [...]

A Bear, Lunch and a Long Nap!!!

Last week we had our "family reunion" at my brother's Precious Memories cabin just at the end of Wears Valley.  I stepped out on to the porch to speak [...]

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 [...]

White Nose Virus Affects Smoky Mountain Bats!

I know,  I hate bats too!  I couple years back we got one in our house while I was away.  Boy did I hear about [...]

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 [...]

Interesting Facts about Smoky Mt Bears

Here are some interesting facts about the bears in the great smoky mountains national park that you may not be aware of.  But first here [...]

What to do if you see a Bear

What to do if you see a Bear? What do you do if you come across a bear while hiking or for that matter while [...]

New Bear Regs for Appalachian Trail

New Bear Regulations for parts of the Appalachian Trial This year as of March 1st there will be new regulations for parts of the Chattahoochee [...]

Black Bear Report

Where are the Bears? This is a  question we get asked frequently here at  Smoky Mountain Golden Cabins,  "are there any bears around the cabins?"  The last [...]