Five small earthquakes rattled an area near the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, the U.S. Geological Survey reported Tuesday.
Great Smoky Mountains National Park saw a 1.1 million increase in visitors in 2019.
One of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park’s most popular sites has been closed to all vehicles until repairs to a main access road tunnel are finished.
Bats are crucial for insect population control, pollinating nocturnal flowers and for keeping some cave ecosystems alive. In some caves, bats (and guano) are the only external food source for unseen underground ecosystems
The most fun for me: taking Mom on “Ripley’s Glass Bottom Boat Adventure” in Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies.
Today's Scrapbook Showcase features photos from the Cataloochee Valley in the Great Smoky Mountains, on the North Carolina side. This is where the elk are. I volunteer in the valley during the summer and fall. The photos were taken and submitted by
The Virgin Islands National Park, Cape Hatteras National Seashore, the Wright Brothers National Memorial and the Great Smoky Mountains National Park were among the parks that reopened Saturday.
U.S. Rep. Phil Roe called the partial government shutdown on Thursday a political game that needs to stop and could be solved in five minutes. Roe also disclosed he has signed a letter refusing his Congressional paycheck as long as the shutdown goes on.
Winterfest’s 15 million lights line more than 25 miles of roadways leading to and through Sevierville, Pigeon Forge, and Gatlinburg from Interstate 40’s Exit 407
Today's Scrapbook Showcase features photos of Cades Cove in Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The photos were taken in early November and submitted by Rick Currie. While the photos were taken before wildfires ravaged nearly 15,000 acres of
Dana Dodd of the Tennessee-based Appalachian Bear Rescue said the acorn crop is really low in certain areas after a very plentiful year in 2014. She said last year’s crop resulted in lots of cubs being born, which is compounding the problem of food scarcity.