Discover Life in America’s Annual Conference, March 22-24 in Gatlinburg

World Famous Harvard Naturalist to Help Celebrate Effort to Catalog Every Living Species in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park  The search for life in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park will be celebrated at a unique gathering in Gatlinburg, March 22-24, hosted by Discover Life in America (DLIA). The All Taxa Biodiversity Inventory Conference […]

10 tips for photographing wildflowers in The Smoky Mountains

Warmer than normal temperatures and above average rainfall this year mean wildflowers will be in full bloom very soon.  Here are 10 quick tips for photographing wildflowers in The Great Smoky Mountains.  As always,  be sure to respect other visitors and the parks natural resources while photographing.

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Look Rock Observation Tower Closed for Construction

View from Look Rock Managers at Great Smoky Mountain National Park have announced that the observation tower at Look Rock on the Foothills Parkway in Blount County, TN will be closed for construction work from Monday, February 27 through Friday, March 23, 2012.