Hours of Operation

Open every day except Christmas Day.

Sugarland hours


Inside the park, 2 miles south of Gatlinburg on US-441.

Special Programs

Ranger-led programs conducted seasonally. Check at the visitor center for locations and times.


Free admission, a 20-minute film about the park, natural history displays.

Available Facilities

Great Smoky Mountains Association bookstore and shop. Public restrooms and telephones. Soda and water machines. Backcountry permit station.