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Deer in the Smokies

Have you ever seen a deer in Cades Cove? Chances are if you’ve ever been there you’ve likely spotted a white-tailed deer. The best time to look for deer is usually in autumn when bucks are out and about fighting for the right to mate, but…

Campfire Tips for The Smokies

Camping in the Smokies is a favorite pastime for people that visit from all across the nation. The thrill of exploring the wilderness and sitting next to a campfire is something many families cherish. Campfires are great but they do pose…

GSMNP Announces New Backcountry Camping Policy

Change is coming for those planning to camp in the backcountry of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park starting in 2013. Reservations and permits for backcountry campsites will now be available 24/7 online. There will also be a new $4…