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Very helpful and lots of information regarding things to see and trails to hike and where to take... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dover, New Hampshire
Wonderful trail for a dog!!

This trail had everything for our dog but wasn't too much for her to do round trip. The river was... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Gatlinburg, Tennessee
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Sugarlands Visitor Center, Gatlinburg, TN
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very helpful and lots of information regarding things to see and trails to hike and where to take the best pictures.... make sure to visit cades cove

Thank ewatt65
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This trail had everything for our dog but wasn't too much for her to do round trip. The river was beautiful!

Thank robynrawlings
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The rangers at the center were funny and knowledgeable. the trail behind the center was long enough to give you a feel of the smokies without actually venturing out to far. the small waterfall at the end of the trail was worth the 20 minute...More

Thank cooperlovestotravel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is a beautiful nature walk that takes off from the Sugarland visitor center! It is a great nature hike if you only have a couple of hours to devote th the smoky Mountains. Lots of the trail heads are a drive away but you...More

1  Thank Il60076
Reviewed 13 August 2018

Easy walk next to the creek. Recommended for families or for a leisurely walk next to Gatlinburg. You can park at Sugarlands visitor center

1  Thank Gina S
Reviewed 11 August 2018

This was a uphill climb from the trail head along the river. It was very shady and cool in the morning, There were quite a few walkers, runners and bicyclists. It is a lovely out and back trail that is close to town!

1  Thank bflogaljc
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Easy parking at traffic light #10. Packed dirt trail lovely through the trees. 2 miles to Sugarlands Visitors Center. Signs show little 1/2 mile side jog to a historic cabin and another to a falls. One little hill and the rest pretty flat. Back to...More

1  Thank Sightsee_Eat
Reviewed 6 August 2018

This trail was wonderful. We had about 9 people in our group and 3 dogs. It wasn't very crowded which was nice. There was a beautiful fall on the trail and lots of places to stop and take pictures.

Thank Theresa N
Reviewed 30 July 2018

So I've been to Gatlinburg many times over the years, and pretty much make it an annual visit with my small family any more, so I'm quite familiar with the Gatlinburg trail. Or so I thought. Since I'm normally clamoring to get into the park...More

4  Thank lonewulf44
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

If you are looking for an easy trail. This is perfect for anybody. Trail is wide and run along the river. Love hearing the sound as you walk. The trail say 2 miles but it is actually shorter than that if you stop at the...More

1  Thank Michelle F
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18 February 2018|
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Response from Janet W | Reviewed this property |
This is a very easy trail. If you start at the trailhead at the end of River Road in Gatlinburg, it actually goes to the Sugarland Visitor Center. The wooded portion of the trail ends at the park maintenance facility... More
7 February 2018|
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Response from maddi911 | Reviewed this property |
No. It's just a quick tour through some great nature sites. It can be fit in to a day of several activities. Be prepared for Cades Cove if you go. It's about 30 min drive to get there and then the drive through Cades Cove... More
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4 December 2017|
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Response from rock o | Reviewed this property |
Yep, I'd be sure to use a leash.