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Quiet Walkways

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Great Smoky Mountains National Park, TN
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Took my 85 yr old mom

My mom is having some health problems so I've tried to find a really easy hike 1st go on and this... read more

Reviewed December 24, 2017
chattygirl7491
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Franklin Ohio
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Another way to see the park

Be sure to look up the "quiet walkways" in the Great Smoky Mountain Park. I personally love hiking... read more

Reviewed July 4, 2017
Brenda S
,
Cypress, Texas
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  • Average5%
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Great Smoky Mountains National Park, TN
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Reviewed December 24, 2017 via mobile

My mom is having some health problems so I've tried to find a really easy hike 1st go on and this was the perfect Take to try. A good bit of it was paved it wasn't ragged with jagged rocks or anything it was is...More

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Reviewed July 4, 2017

Be sure to look up the "quiet walkways" in the Great Smoky Mountain Park. I personally love hiking in the Smoky Mountains and have done some of the more challenging hikes. However, we wanted to take my parents who are 80 and not able to...More

1  Thank Brenda S
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Reviewed June 22, 2017

We were driving along and stopped in this area for the kids to play in the stream. We ended up getting more than planned for, mamma bear and two cubs. We had an awesome vantage point (at a safe distance). Very cool.

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Reviewed April 27, 2017

These walkways are wonderful. Scattered throughout the park on the TN side, they are a great way to find seclusion and quiet. They are a great alternative for those of us unable to do hikes. Highly recommend.

2  Thank Sharon K
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Reviewed April 24, 2017

There are several of these around the park and they allow you to get away into nature without too much trouble. Most do not require special footwear and some are even paved near Gatlinburg.

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Reviewed April 4, 2017

In this day and age it is rare to find something that is exactly as advertised. However, the dozen or so quiet walkways on the two main park roads on the Tennessee side are exactly that. No neon here- just small roadside signs that are...More

1  Thank Paul S
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Reviewed February 18, 2017 via mobile

Quite walkways are trails full of wonders. We took one of the quite walkways between gatlinburg and Cades cove. Not only did we find a beautiful creek, but also a very old car frame that has been there for years. It was amid the rocks...More

1  Thank Jodie F
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Reviewed January 22, 2017

So many beautiful choices along the way. Take your time and enjoy God's beauty that has been given to us for free. A must do for quiet, cozy, relaxing moments.

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Reviewed November 8, 2016

Some of these are ok but you have some that are rough. Out of the three we picked only one was easy these don't lead anywhere which is kinda disappointing I would love ones that lead somewhere. These get you away from people we didn't...More

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Reviewed October 24, 2016

There are plenty of photo ops for falls,streams etc. Beautiful scenery. Very calming and relaxing places to just sit and have an ahhh moment. In this day and time we don't get many of those. You owe it to yourself to see the Smokies you...More

1  Thank 264rebecca57
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