Photo Spot Summary
Country: United States
GPS Latitude: 35.611763
GPS Longitude: -83.489548
This subtropical biosphere is also the most visited national park in the US. Its natural diversity is extensive, especially in its selection of flora. Each season provides a unique photographic opportunity, so come whenever you can!
Photo Spot Details
Cades Cove has a magnetic effect on millions of annual visitors to the Smokies. The wide open fields are evidence of a once thriving community that was relocated at the inception of the park. Fields of hay are still grown each year while the deer, bear and other natural residents roam freely while the visitors drive slowly around it perimeter by bicycle or automobile. The visitor center at the halfway point includes small store, a gristmill and several outbuilding that remind all of a simpler life from the past.
During the summer Wednesdays are motor vehicle free. Park at the entrance and ride your bike through a beautifully quiet park.