Smoky Mountains History Walking Tour

72 Ratings


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Experience one of the first areas settled before this was a National Park. Explore a small family cemetery, a 19th century barn, spring-house, and cabin, all while enjoying the natural beauty of the woods and a mountain stream.
Duration:  2hrs 30mins - 3hrs 30mins
Cancellation:  72.0hrs
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  • Get away from the crowds on this easy walk in the woods, led by a professional
  • Learn how the settlers lived before Great Smoky Mountains National Park became what it is today
  • Hear stories about how the Cherokee used wild plants for food and medicine
  • Check out a 19th-century family cemetery and make your way to biggest settler barn left standing the Smokies
  • Follow along with your guide as you master the art of identifying poison ivy and it’s cure

What's Included

  • Guided tour
  • Nut-based snacks (trailmix and crackers)
  • Ponchos and walking sticks

Additional Information

If you are running late, please leave a message at (865) 436-8283.


  • Dogs are not allowed on this tour
  • You will be required to sign a waiver
  • All ages are welcome on this path but very young children may need to be in a carrier
  • The Smokies are a rain forest so we go rain or shine

Cancellation policy

Partial refunds for cancellations made at least 72 hours in advance.

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Jul 19, 2019
Our guides Mike and Dylan were extremely knowledgeable. They were also very patient with my kids and answered all their questions. I would recommend this tour to anyone considering hiking in the Smokey Mountains.
Jul 1, 2019
Learned so much about the animals and plants. Answered all our questions and made the walk so much fun. We had 2 - 15 year olds that loved it
Apr 5, 2019
Ken our guide was great. Very knowledgeable and friendly. Would recommend you guys to friends


Meeting location:  Greenbrier Rd


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