US 441 (Newfound Gap Road) is back open. Guests can once again use Alum Cave Trail. Please let us know if you come across any downed trees on the trails reaching the summit. Thank you.
UPDATE: These previously issued warnings and watches have been lifted. A High Wind Warning remains in effect until 10:00 AM, with gusts of 70 mph possible. The lodge is only reporting light showers and winds not in excess of 30mph this morning.
A Severe Thunderstorm Warning has been issued for our area until 6:00 AM. A Tornado Watch has also been issued until 9:00 AM Tuesday. These winds are serious. Please use caution. US 441 is the only road closed at this time with access to LeConte’s approach trails. If that changes we will let you know as soon as we can.