Great Smoky Mnt Cherokee to Clingman’s Dome

September 2019

Highway 441

Cherokee to Clingmans dome

25 miles, 40 min

Google maps

Allow 2 hours for sightseeing and pullovers. Allow more time if you want to hike 😄

Stop by Cherokee township and shop at the trinket stores. They are mostly all the same stuff but still fun to look.

Pictures from the drive

View from Clingman’s Dome
Boulders at Clingman’s dome
Another view of the boulders at Clingmans Dome

Clingmans dome tower is a short 1/2 mile hike, uphill.

You can also connect with the Appalachian trail and the mountain to the sea trail.

Wild flowers

Side Trips

Darnell Farms and Cherokee casino

Hay rides and fresh produce. They also have an on-site camp ground.

Darnell farms
Darnell farms
Cherokee casino
Cherokee casino

Horse lovers

This guy was sweet

Smokemont campground

Smokemont campground
Smokemont trail bridge
Smokemont trail bridge

Fun Facts

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