Photo by bob carr. You ll also have the option of reaching the summit from the trailhead in greenbrier.
Laurel falls is a nice hiking trail with an 80 ft.
Waterfall hikes sevierville tn. The hike up trillium gap trail is 1 5 miles to the falls and is also rated moderate in difficulty. We had to wear our mask most of the time more. After 2 miles of exploring you ll reach fern branch falls a 60 foot waterfall that drops off the ride and is surrounded by lush green moss.
Every year over 200 000 visitors hike well worn trails to view grotto laurel abrams rainbow and other popular waterfalls in the park. It seems to be a popular trail since there was a lot of people. However you can still reach brushy mountain by starting your hike from the rainbow falls trailhead located off cherokee orchard loop road.
The trail is in the great smoky mountains national park. The trailhead is in the heart of gatlinburg off the roaring fork motor nature trail. This 100 foot waterfall is situated between roan mountain tennessee and elk park north carolina and has a couple of different access points.
Large waterfalls attract the crowds but smaller cascades and falls can be found on nearly every river and stream in the park. Best hiking in sevierville tn grotto falls 4 6 5 chimney tops trail 4 7 5 laurel falls trailhead 4 6 5 alum cave trail 5 0 5 the sinks 5 5 mingo falls 4 9 5 baskins creek 4 3 5 hike the smokys 5 5 rainbow falls trailhead great smoky mountains national park 4 3 5 clingmans dome 4 5 5. With 800 miles of maintained trails great smoky mountains national park offers hikes for everyone from strenuous all day and overnight hikes to quick and scenic stretch your legs walks.
Come on over and play. Once hikers are finished viewing the waterfall they can return to the parking area or continue on the trail for another 1 7 miles to reach backcountry campsite 31. Mouse creek falls is located on big creek trail.
A popular approach is to begin at the elk river falls parking area and hike up to the appalachian trail from which you ll take a short spur trail to reach the falls. This will add another 3 4 miles to your roundtrip hike. The great smoky mountains are sevierville s backyard and america s most visited national park.
Best waterfall trails in sevierville tennessee 103 reviews explore the most popular waterfall trails near sevierville with hand curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers campers and nature lovers like you. One of the most distinctive features of this waterfall is that it s the only one in the smokies that you can walk behind.