Cades Cove is renowned for being one of the most beautiful spots to visit in the Great Smoky Mountains, lauded for its gorgeous valley filled with wildflowers. Great for picnickers and horseback riding enthusiasts alike, this is a virtual haven for outdoorsy folks. And hikers, of course — we can’t forget how wonderful the trails are! Since it tends to be a bit difficult to take an all-day hike, we found the perfect hike to break up for the whole family. Curious?

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