Park Reminds Visitors how to Safely View Wildlife

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Great Smoky Mountains National Park officials remind park visitors to exercise caution as they view and photograph wildlife to best protect both the animals and themselves. Park Rangers have recently received numerous reports of increased interactions between visitors and wildlife such as bears, white-tailed deer, and elk. Park Rangers encourage visitors to use binoculars, spotting… Read more »

Supporting the Park is Classy

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As the staff at the Great Smoky Mountains National Park makes preparations for winter, our pals at Friends of the Smokies are celebrating the start of a new year. The park’s fiscal year has just started, so the group’s 21st year of helping to preserve and protect the Smokies has only just begun. With your… Read more »

Holiday Happenings in the Smoky Mountains

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Well the temperatures are dropping and the leaves are beginning to fall, which means Christmas will be here before you know it! If you’re planning a visit to the Great Smoky Mountains this holiday season, you’ll want to take note of some holiday events we have going on in our area to make the most… Read more »