The Little Cataloochee Trail Leads To An Abandoned Church Deep In North Carolina’s Smoky Mountains
Hiking in the Smoky Mountains is an ideal way to escape the heat and humidity on hot summer days. But there’s no real reason why you need to wait until summer to hit the trails. The North Carolina side of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park has a network of trails ranging from short to long and options suitable for any skill level.
During these uncertain times, please keep safety in mind and consider adding destinations to your bucket list to visit at a later date.
The trailhead to the Little Cataloochee Baptist Church near Waynesville is located along the Old Cataloochee Turnpike in the Little Cataloochee Valley. Find your way to the parking area using this Google Map. Learn more about the trail and see more images at this link on alltrails.com.
Robin Jarvis is a travel writer and editor for OnlyInYourState.com with a bachelor's degree in Journalism. Her love for travel has taken her to many parts of the world. She's lived in the Carolinas for nearly three decades and currently resides in Charleston. When she's not working, she loves to cook with friends and check out new adventures. General questions and FAM tours: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Love North Carolina?
Thank you! You'll receive your first newsletter soon!