SN: 115998 - 2020 / Y1224

An easy hike out and back from the busy streets of Gatlingburg into the forest of the Smoky Mountains National Park. Nature and some of the human history of this mountain area.

what is the event

Gatlinburg Trail

Year Round Walk

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One of the easiest trails in Smoky Mountain National Park
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West Prong of the Little Pigeon River
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Nature and a view of the life of those who lived here
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Cataract Falls
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where is the event

Gatlinburg, Tennessee

The address/location for the physical start box (PSB) is as follows:

Nantahalla Outdoor Center (NOC)

WARNING: The map pin is for reference only and may not accurately indicate the start box location or the event start.

when is the event

From Thu, Jan 2nd, 2020 to Dec 31st, 2020

reasons to do the event

Special programs

Walking the USA A - Z

Long description

Stroll along the Gatlinburg Trail in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park to see how a forest can recover from fire so beautifully. Walk the west prong of the Little Pigeon River via Sugarland's Nature Trail to see Cataract Falls. Bring a camera! NOC open Mon - Sat 10 AM to 7 PM, Sun 10 AM to 6 PM (changes seasonally). Closed New Years and Christmas. Shares Walk Box with Elkmont Historic Trail and Gatlinburg Tourist Walks

conditions for the event

Distance: 7, 10k, Rating: 2B

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: No

Strollers: NO

Wheelchairs: NO


None provided

Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only

how to get to the event

Driving to the start box

1138 Parkway 37738. 866-349-5365 Refer to Gatlinburg Tourist Walk (Y1308) for directions to start point.

event sponsor

East Tennessee Wanderers

Event website:

point of contact

Click inside the box to send an email to the POC.