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Great Smoky Mountains Inn-based Tours

Hike the Great Smoky Mountains in style! Join one of our professional, local trip leaders on a multi-day hiking experience where you can relax and let us take care of everything! We hand-pick the best day hikes in the Park, select exceptional accommodations, provide fantastic meals, and amaze you with the incredible history of the Smoky Mountains. All tours include local transportation, lodging, meals, park entrance fees and a professional Great Smoky Mountains hiking guide. Experience the waterfalls, deep forests, sweeping views, amazing history and phenomenal biodiversity of the Smokies on one of our inn-based tours!

Don't miss the opportunity to hike the Smokies in style with local experts! Call us at 800-715-HIKE (4453) to learn more or book a spot today!

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Blue Ridge Mountains Classic
Guides Choice Award
Best of Appalachia
Waterfalls • Classic Views • Wildlife
Style: Inn-based Tour
Difficulty: Level 2
Duration: 5 days
Per Person: $2230
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3-day Smoky Mountains Hiking Experience
3-day Smoky Mountains Hiking Experience
Waterfalls • Classic Views • Amazing History
Style: Inn-based Tour
Difficulty: Level 2
Duration: 3 days
Per Person: $1310
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5-day Smoky Mountains Hiking Experience
5-day Smoky Mountains Hiking Experience
Waterfalls • Classic Views • Amazing History
Style: Inn-based Tour
Difficulty: Level 2
Duration: 5 days
Per Person: $2095
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Mount LeConte Hiking Tour
Mount LeConte Lodge Hiking Tour
Classic Views • Famous Trails • Historic Lodge
Style: Inn-based Tour
Difficulty: Level 2
Duration: 3 days
Per Person: $1510
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Deep Creek Family Trip
Spring Break Family Trip
Family-friendly • Views & Summits • Wildlife
Style: Inn-based/Backpacking
Difficulty: Level 2
Duration: 4 days
Per Person: $1540
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Great Smoky Mountains Backpacking Trips
Backpacking Tours

A backpacking adventure in the Great Smoky Mountains is an exciting way to experience the park's outstanding natural beauty and unique cultural history! The 'Smokies' are an icon of Appalachian Mountain culture stretching back to the late 18th century, when early settlers etched out homes in these stunning mountains. The Great Smoky Mountains' magnificent forests, endless ridges, high peaks, cascades and waterfalls, wildlife, and clear mountain streams make it a hiker's paradise. Choose from 6 unforgettable backpacking tours in the Great Smoky Mountains.

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Portered Smokies Hikes
Portered Trips

A portered hike into the Great Smoky Mountains is one experience you'll never forget! We hike with light day packs while porters carrying the gear in and out, also setting up and breaking down camp. We employ expert hiking guides and provide top-of-the-line gear, exceptional meals, local transportation, and an absolute commitment to fun, safety and comfort. Join us and experience the views, amazing biodiversity, waterfalls, and wildlife of the Great Smoky Mountains!

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Great Smoky Mountains Kayak Tour
Paddle and Hike Adventure

Paddle and hike on this memorable 3-day, 2-night excursion on Fontana Lake in Great Smoky Mountains National Park! We kayak to an island in the middle of Fontana Lake, where we spend 2 nights soaking up the beauty and serenity of this stunning area. We'll swim, relax, paddle and explore around the island. We'll enjoy sunset dinners on the shore and sleep in one of the most peaceful settings you can imagine. The second day we paddle across the lake and embark on a long day hike through lush forests, along mountain streams, and to awe-inspiring view points.

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Great Smoky Mountains Day Hikes
Day Hike Tours

Make the most of your day in the Great Smoky Mountains on a guided day hike tour! Learn about the amazing natural and cultural history of the Great Smoky Mountains, enjoy the peace of mind that results from hiking with a local expert, let us take care of the gear and food, and hear amazing stories that have taken place in these extraordinary mountains. All Great Smoky Mountains day hike tours include use of a backpack and trekking poles; snacks and lunch; and a professional Great Smoky Mountains hiking guide. Choose from 3 amazing day hike tours in the Great Smoky Mountains.

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Blue Ridge Mountains Trips
Blue Ridge Mountains Trips

Make the most of your day in the Great Smoky Mountains on a guided day hike tour! Learn about the amazing natural and cultural history of the Great Smoky Mountains, enjoy the peace of mind that results from hiking with a local expert, let us take care of the gear and food, and hear amazing stories that have taken place in these extraordinary mountains. All Great Smoky Mountains day hike tours include use of a backpack and trekking poles; snacks and lunch; and a professional Great Smoky Mountains hiking guide.

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