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Mount LeConte

Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, TN
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One of the most popular hiking mountains in the park.
  • Excellent92%
  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“myrtle point” (28 reviews)
“alum cave trail” (68 reviews)
“cliff top” (6 reviews)
Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, TN
Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, TN
+1 865-429-5704

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Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

The trail was very strenuous and it kept getting steeper especially during the last two miles. But the Smokys are majestic and the trip was totally worth it. There is an eating place at the summit which serves really good unlimited hot chocolate. Tip: Make...More

2  Thank Moumita D
Reviewed 13 September 2016

My husband and I headed up the Trillium Gap trail by Grotto Falls and up to the summit. The summit was a bummer, no view, just add a rock to the pile and then head on to Myrtle Point, THE VIEW IS INCREDIBLE and worth...More

1  Thank Sean O
Reviewed 29 August 2016

What a treat to hike a bunch of Texas gals up to the lodge overnight. The staff never disappoints, the food is great, the views are awesome, the cabins clean and comfy....just don't attempt to sleep on the lumpy cots! Maybe the helicopters could bring...More

Thank JoyceFC45
Reviewed 19 August 2016

My daughter and I decided to walk to Mount LeConte lodge via the Trillium Trail that goes by Grotto Falls. We chose this particular way because I knew that Monday, Wednesday and Friday they take a llama train up to the top with supplies for...More

Thank Wanda K
Reviewed 10 August 2016

The people at the top were awesome and it would have been great to be able to spend the night in one of the cabins. We hiked up from the Rainbow Falls Trail and it took us roughly 4 hours to get to the top....More

Thank mmyrhb
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

The hike was strenuous, but worth every sore muscle. Staying at the cabins was such a treat, but the views of Sunset were amazing!! This trip will have to be repeated!!

Thank AprilFNP
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

After reading an article in Family Fun magazine a few years ago, I decided this would be fun for the family. Even though we read up on the hiking trails and such, we were still caught a little off guard by the terrain and length...More

Thank Denise U
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

This is a tough trek for those that are not regular hikers. We took the Alum Trail up and down. My wife and I love to hike but we are from FL and the elevation gains are tough. The trail felt safe the whole way...More

Thank miketr87
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

We hiked up an had a reservation the place is awesome ! But has its problems ! The bathrooms had muddy water on the floor an no one ever cleaned it up so if you had to set on the pot your clothes got wet...More

Thank Tony T
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

We made it to the Summit via Alum Trail. The views are burned into my mind that suffers from dementia. I can't forget feeling so small as we tackled our way along the trail. There is a lodge there if you want to spend the...More

1  Thank LivelkDying
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Amy E
24 May 2017|
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Response from Kathleen1314 | Reviewed this property |
Alum Cave to Le Conte is strenuous and as crowded as a Gatlinburg buffet, but it is well worth hiking just a part of the trail if that is all that you can do. Go very very early to get ahead of the crowds. Wednesdays are... More
Natalya C
9 May 2017|
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Response from Kathleen1314 | Reviewed this property |
In June it is best to stay on top of the mountain, less heat and fewer bugs. Realize several trails are closed as a result of the fire, but as far as I know the below are open. Scenic View and 10 miles try: Mount... More
5 March 2017|
Response from Kathleen1314 | Reviewed this property |
I heard this week that the Boulevard is closed due to the fire. I am assuming that you can go to the Jumpoff.