Ultimate Smoky Mountains: Discovering the Great National Park by Andrew Kyle Saucier
English | May 1st, 2018 | ASIN: B079TY7SSQ, ISBN: 1493029312 | 96 Pages | EPUB | 18.17 MB
One of the most accessible of the country's national parks, Great Smoky Mountains NP is by far the most visited-averaging some 10 million visitors each year (for comparison, Grand Canyon NP averages 5.5 million annually). It covers 814 square miles in Tennessee and North Carolina.
The park offers a wide variety of outdoor activities for the visitor: great hiking and camping, scenic driving routes, wildlife watching, stunning photography opportunities, paddling, fishing, climbing, and streamside rambling, as well as a number of historic sites.
Highlights of a visit to the park include:
• Climbing Clingmans Dome
• Fabulous Vistas at Cades Cove
• Wildlife Watching at Roaring Fork
• Photographing Grotto Falls
• Rafting Pigeon River
• Exploring Elkmont Ghost Town
• Camping at Cataloochee
• Picnicking at the Chimneys
• Fishing Little River
• Solitude of Upper Tremont Road
• Biking the Loop Road