A 31 day was overcast, moving the clouds along for an amazing view of the sunset.
A clear night transformed into a 23 degree mist, gathering snow on our doorsteps.
Right now it is misty and cold.
Hwy 441 Newfound Gap Road, access road to Alum Cave and Boulevard trails is currently closed. Check NPS twitter feed for updates:https://twitter.com/smokiesroadsnps. Cherokee Orchard Road for Rainbow Falls and Bullhead is open as is Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail for Trillium Gap Trail.
Sunset last night.
If you venture up here today please pack warm, waterproof, gaitered, and bring foot- gear (ice traction will be needed).
Safety above all else guys! Watch out your fellow hikers also.
Welcome to the official blog of LeConte Lodge. We hope you find the information provided here both helpful and enjoyable. Thank you for visiting the site, and we hope to see you on the mountain!
Please note the the lodge is closed for the winter. Doors reopen March 25, 2024.
For information regarding GSMNP's new paid parking tag requirements, please visit their website.
For information regarding shuttle services, as well as overnight parking options in Gatlinburg, please visit our reservations website.