Smoky Mountains National Parks Road Closures


Below you will find the latest informtion from NPS about road statuses and conditions in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Latest Information

  • Little River Road is closed temporarily from Metcalf Bottoms to the Townsend Wye due to snow and ice. 08:42 PM Dec 2nd
  • Little River Road is open from the Sugarlands VC to the Townsend watch for ice and snow. 06:11 PM Dec 1st
  • Cherokee Orchard Road is open to all vehicles. Watch for ice and snow on the roadway. 04:52 PM Dec 1st
  • Cades Cove Loop and Laurel Creek Rd is open to all vehicles, but watch for snow/ice. 02:26 PM Dec 1st
  • Cherokee Orchard Road closed at park boundry. 02:07 AM Dec 1st
  • Cades Cove Loop Road is temporarily closed due to Ice and Snow. 12:47 AM Dec 1st
  • Laurel Creek Road is temporarily closed at the Townsend Wye due to snow and ice. 12:27 AM Dec 1st
  • Little River Road is closed temporarily from the Sugarlands VC to the Townsend Wye due to Ice and snow. 11:36 PM Nov 30th
  • Highway 441 Newfound Gap Road between Gatlinburg TN and Cherokee NC is temporarily closed due to ice and snow. 12:15 AM Nov 30th
  • RT @SmokiesRoadsNPS: US Hwy 441, Newfound Gap Road, between Gatlinburg TN and Cherokee NC will close tonight at 7:00 pm due to high winds. 06:51 PM Nov 29th

**Information from NPS. Information could vary. Weather can change erratically and quickly and we encourage you to always be prepared.