Alum Cave Trail, Great Smoky Mountains National Park

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  • IMO best trail to get to the lodge. Not terribly strenuous. Trail levels out some after assents so one can have a breather. Some places trail is on bald spots use the hand holds. Walking stick helps!  more »
  • I only hiked to the Alum Cave Bluffs. This is one of the best hikes in the Smokies. The trail starts going along water, then starts going up. I hit the June wildflowers at the right time. Many great v...  more »
  • I love how this trail has different characters along the path as you hike it and the end point when you reach the cave bluff is amazing. Beautiful views and a nice point to get some chow down and rela...  more »
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