Resources

Great Smoky Mountains National Park (www.nps.gov/grsm) Hiking, camping and park activities, backcountry permits and reservations, useful links and park alerts.

Lonely Planet (www.lonelyplanet.com) Destination information, hotel bookings, traveler forums and more.

Smoky Mountains (www.smokymountains.com) Detailed info on hikes, historic sites and gateway towns outside the park.