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Hidden Cascade Hike in Great Smoky Mountains from Gatlinburg

Hidden Cascade Hike in Great Smoky Mountains from Gatlinburg
Outdoor Activities > Hiking & Camping > Hiking
$60
Duration: 4 hours
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Description

The Great Smoky Mountains National Park is known for its incredible diversity of flora and fauna, rich cultural history, cascading waterfalls and stunning views.  On this 4-hour guided hike, you get it all and with a small group maximum of 11 passengers, avoiding the large crowds.  This hike is for the adventurous at heart as it does have some strenuous climbing and descending on the trail as well as rock hopping across the creeks.  For your safety and peace of mind, all guides are certified as Wilderness First Responders and non-lethal bear aversion techniques. Choose from one of two departure times when you book.

This hike is a perfect mix of adventure and tranquility away from the crowds.  Explore an old settler graveyard and learn about the tough life of the hardy Scots-Irish who settled these mountains and enjoy the views of a beautiful waterfall located deep in the woods. Immerse yourself in the beauty of the most biodiverse place in the world north of the tropics as you learn about the amazing wildlife that calls the Great Smoky Mountains National Park home. Pause for a snack on a moss covered rock, challenge yourself to a rock hop across a clear mountain stream, and enjoy the fresh, clean mountain air on this adventure.

Rating: This 4-hour walk is moderate with a couple of difficult spots.

The Great Smoky Mountains National Park is known for its incredible diversity of flora and fauna, rich cultural history, cascading waterfalls and stunning views.  On this 4-hour guided hike, you get it all and with a small group maximum of 11 passengers, avoiding the large crowds.  This hike is for the adventurous at heart as it does have some strenuous climbing and descending on the trail as well as rock hopping across the creeks.  For your safety and peace of mind, all guides are certified as Wilderness First Responders and non-lethal bear aversion techniques. Choose from one of two departure times when you book.