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71 mi 115 km of trail 3 Runs

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gem Favorite Hike the popular 2.3 mile roundtrip trail to reach the 80 foot Laurel Falls in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The falls is broken up in an upper and lower section with a narrow bridge cutting across. This photo is shot at the bottom of the lower section of the falls.

Laurel Falls

(76) Gatlinburg, TN

Runs in Elkmont - 3

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Favorite Looking south from the AT, you can see Fontana Lake in the distance.
Intermediate/Difficult

Jakes Creek AT Loop

24.5 mi 39.4 km • Loop • 4,600 ft Ascent 1402.01 m Ascent

(14) Gatlinburg, TN
Favorite Hike the popular 2.3 mile roundtrip trail to reach the 80 foot Laurel Falls in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The falls is broken up in an upper and lower section with a narrow bridge cutting across. This photo is shot at the bottom of the lower section of the falls.
Intermediate

Laurel Falls to Cove Mountain Fire Tower

8.4 mi 13.4 km • Out and Back • 1,781 ft Ascent 542.99 m Ascent

(22) Gatlinburg, TN
Favorite An old abandoned cottage at the beginning of the Little River Trail in Elkmont. You can find a community of vacation homes from the 1920s in Elkmont before the the Great Smoky Mountains National Park was established in 1934.
Easy/Intermediate

Cucumber Gap Loop

5.5 mi 8.8 km • Point to Point • 774 ft Ascent 235.94 m Ascent

(23) Gatlinburg, TN

Trails in Elkmont - 16

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4.1 mi 6.6 km #1Laurel Falls Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Gatlinburg, TN
Easy/Intermediate
4.1 mi 6.6 km Gatlinburg, TN 25 
6.4 mi 10.3 km #2Little River Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Gatlinburg, TN
Easy/Intermediate
6.4 mi 10.3 km Gatlinburg, TN 10 
2.4 mi 3.8 km #3Cucumber Gap Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Gatlinburg, TN
Easy/Intermediate
2.4 mi 3.8 km Gatlinburg, TN
7.6 mi 12.3 km #4Goshen Prong Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Gatlinburg, TN
Intermediate/Difficult
7.6 mi 12.3 km Gatlinburg, TN
0.7 mi 1.1 km #5Elkmont Nature Trail
Easy
Gatlinburg, TN
Easy
0.7 mi 1.1 km Gatlinburg, TN
12.1 mi 19.5 km #6Sugarland Mountain Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Gatlinburg, TN
Intermediate/Difficult
12.1 mi 19.5 km Gatlinburg, TN
6.1 mi 9.8 km #7Meigs Mountain Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Gatlinburg, TN
Easy/Intermediate
6.1 mi 9.8 km Gatlinburg, TN
3.7 mi 6.0 km #8Jakes Creek Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Gatlinburg, TN
Easy/Intermediate
3.7 mi 6.0 km Gatlinburg, TN
4.2 mi 6.8 km #9Huskey Gap Trail
Intermediate
Gatlinburg, TN
Intermediate
4.2 mi 6.8 km Gatlinburg, TN
4.4 mi 7.1 km #10Little Greenbrier Trail
Intermediate
Gatlinburg, TN
Intermediate
4.4 mi 7.1 km Gatlinburg, TN
7.6 mi 12.2 km #11Roundtop Trail
Intermediate
Gatlinburg, TN
Intermediate
7.6 mi 12.2 km Gatlinburg, TN
0.7 mi 1.1 km #12Metcalf Bottoms Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Gatlinburg, TN
Easy/Intermediate
0.7 mi 1.1 km Gatlinburg, TN
3.5 mi 5.7 km #13Meigs Creek Trail
Intermediate
Gatlinburg, TN
Intermediate
3.5 mi 5.7 km Gatlinburg, TN
1.5 mi 2.4 km #14Little Brier Gap Trail
Easy
Gatlinburg, TN
Easy
1.5 mi 2.4 km Gatlinburg, TN
3.4 mi 5.5 km #15Curry Mountain Trail
Intermediate
Gatlinburg, TN
Intermediate
3.4 mi 5.5 km Gatlinburg, TN
2.8 mi 4.5 km #16Rough Creek Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Gatlinburg, TN
Intermediate/Difficult
2.8 mi 4.5 km Gatlinburg, TN

Photos of Elkmont - 90

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Hike the popular 2.3 mile roundtrip trail to reach the 80 foot Laurel Falls in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The falls is broken up in an upper and lower section with a narrow bridge cutting across. This photo is shot at the bottom of the lower section of the falls.
Apr 7, 2016 near Gatlinburg, TN
Laurel Falls by Smoky Moments Photography. Please don't attempt to climb on and around the falls. Several people have been seriously hurt falling on the slippery surfaces.
Oct 5, 2017 near Gatlinburg, TN
An old abandoned cottage at the beginning of the Little River Trail in Elkmont. You can find a community of vacation homes from the 1920s in Elkmont before the the Great Smoky Mountains National Park was established in 1934.
Apr 7, 2016 near Gatlinburg, TN
Great Smoky Mountains National Park - Laurel Falls
Jan 21, 2016 near Gatlinburg, TN
Vista on Laurel Falls Trail. Overlooking The Smoky Mountains.
Nov 24, 2015 near Gatlinburg, TN
Old cottages.
Jan 14, 2016 near Gatlinburg, TN
Jakes Creek Trail - gravel road.  Flowering trees during the springtime.
Jan 14, 2016 near Gatlinburg, TN
Path is well-worn and has a bit of root/rock exposure. Wildflowers border the trail during springtime.
Jan 14, 2016 near Gatlinburg, TN

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