Elk Viewing in the Great Smokey Mountains (Catalochee Valley)

Today we decided to go see if we could spot any elk in Catalochee Valley, as we had been told by one of the roadside visitor centers that the park had recently released Elk in this area as an experiment.  We took the scenic route through the park, so some of these roadside images came… Continue reading Elk Viewing in the Great Smokey Mountains (Catalochee Valley)

Laurel Falls – Smoky Mountain National Park

Not wanting to wake up early, Laurel Falls made a  great choice to visit because it would be there any time of day, unlike the deer that force you to wake up early (uck!). We hiked various trails today, but I don’t have a whole lot of photos because I’m not all that crazy about… Continue reading Laurel Falls – Smoky Mountain National Park