Great Smoky Mountains National Park
One of the most visited parks in the United States is the Smoky Mountains National Park. This natural preserve is home to over 66 species of mammals and 39 species of reptiles on its 522,419 acres of land, making it one of the largest protected areas in the United States. The park is centered on the border between Tennessee and North Carolina with plenty of driving access for those that wish to visit this unspoiled wilderness location. There is no entrance fee to this park; guests can visit and explore as often as they would like at no charge.
Fog rolls in over Mount LeConte, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Tennessee
PHOTO BY KEN CANNING\iSTOCK
ELK SPRINGS RESORT’SGUIDE TO GATLINBURG |9