There are so many wonderful hikes in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. My favorite types of hikes are those with waterfalls or fantastic views… or both! It really makes all the effort getting there worth it. I still have plenty of hikes that I want to complete in The Smokies, but out of the […]
A couple of months ago, my mother in law and I hiked the Mouse Creek Falls Hiking Trail in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. This one has been on my “to hike” list since the beginning of the year. It’s an easy and beautiful hike to a really wonderful waterfall. I’m not sure why I […]
Last weekend we headed back over to the Greenbrier area of The Smokies to hike Porters Creek Trail. (Second hike of 2018!) It’s located fairly close to the Ramsey Cascades trailhead (which is my favorite hike in The Smokies). It’s a pretty easy hike that totals a little over 6 miles round trip.
Last weekend was perfect, albeit chilly, for a winter hike. We decided on hiking the Spruce Flats Falls Trail in the Tremont area of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. It was my first time hiking this trail and it was so much fun to explore a new part of The Smokies. The Spruce Flats […]
The Chimney Tops Hiking Trail is one of the most popular trails in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. It is a great day hike, totaling 4 miles round trip. Those 4 miles are very strenuous, though. Even with the difficulty of this hike, I would still recommend it as one of the 7 Must […]