Popular Trips in Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Graveyard Fields and Ridge
Big East Fork, North Carolina, United States
Hiking in the Graveyard Fields area of Pisgah NF (NC). We started at the Graveyard Fields parking area on the Blue Ridge Parkway, and we hiked first to the Lower Falls on the "Yellowstone River." We left the loop to take a connector trail to Graveyard Ridge and around the ridge to the Mountains-To-Sea Trail, and then back to Graveyard Ridge and the connector. Upon rejoining the Graveyard Fields loop, we headed...
AT - Fontana Dam to Davenport Gap - GSMNP
Fontana Village, North Carolina, United States
This backpacking trip on the Appalachian Trail in Great Smoky Mountains National Park was made in 4 1/2 days by four Boys Scouts of Troop 224, Oak Ridge, Tenn., and two leaders. We started at Fontana Dam and headed northward to the other end of the park at Davenport Gap. We stayed at Birch Gap (campsite 113), Derrick Knob, Mt. Collins and Tricorner Knob.
Gorges 'State Park, NC
Reid, North Carolina, United States
the foothills trail section and canebrake trail are difficult. the trail on here and picture placement is an approximate - get the map. secret ninja cliffside camping spot up the river off the lake was nice - like a private pool ;p.
Mountain Waters Scenic Byway
Highlands, North Carolina, United States
A beautiful ride in NC. Lots of scenery and lots of curves. Hwy 28 between Franklin and Almond is a great return route.
Long Branch Trail - Nantahala National Forest
Rainbow Springs, North Carolina, United States
Hen Wallow Falls, GSMNP
Catons Grove, Tennessee, United States
Chele, Sock Monkey, and I hiking Gabes Mtn Trail to Hen Wallow Falls
Andrews Bald Trail
Solola Valley, North Carolina, United States
Length: 3.6 miles roundtrip.From Clingman's Dome parking lot to the Bald. Very rocky trail moderate hike. Beautiful overlook of Fontana Lakes. Worth it!GSMHikers
Mt Sterling via Baxter Creek Tr
Crestmont, North Carolina, United States
My second attempt in three days. Made it to the top this time. More pictures to follow.