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Your personal park guide!

The Cades Cove Guide puts the history, nature, wildlife and trails of the cove in the palm your hand. It provides a convenient, safe way to keep track of where you are in the Great Smoky Mountain National Park. Whether you’re connected to Wi-Fi or exploring the scenic route, your personal park tour guide brings adventure up close.


View points of interest as a list or in a map, both online or offline.

Click on a point of interest for photos, quick facts, unique descriptions, hidden treasures and related content.

Share your experience in the “stories” section for others to enjoy.

Filter points of interest by The Loop, Trails, Visitor Info and List View.

View the full app navigation, including the loop, stories, nature, wildlife, history and visitor information.