Get Stunning Views All To Yourself On These 7 Less-Crowded Trails In The Smoky Mountains Of Tennessee

The Great Smoky Mountains of East Tennessee are no secret. The National Park gets the most visitors of any park in the country, and it’s easy to see why. But with all of that popularity comes crowds of people, and sometimes you want to escape the crowds and just experience the natural beauty of the park. These seven hikes will give you those stunning views without the crowds, and that sounds like a good day of hiking to us. How many of these have you done?

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After your hike, head on out to Uncle Sonny’s roadside barbecue joint, one of the best spots for Tennessee BBQ in the state.

Address: Ramsey Cascades Trail, Gatlinburg, TN 37738, USA
Address: Riverview Quiet Walkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738, USA
Address: Middle Prong Trail, Gatlinburg, TN 37738, USA
Address: Baskins Creek Trail, Gatlinburg, TN 37738, USA
Address: Spruce Flats Branch, Tennessee, Townsend, TN 37882, USA
Address: Porters Creek Trail, Gatlinburg, TN 37738, USA
Address: Gabes Mountain Trail, Cosby, TN 37722, USA