Big Fork Ridge Loop Trail

  • White-tailed Deer in Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Hiking

Dogs No

Fall Foliage

9.3 (miles)

 Difficult

Loop

~1800 (+) (Elev. Δ - ft)

North CarolinaTennessee

Great Smoky Mountains

Big Fork Ridge Loop is a difficult hike in Great Smoky Mountains National Park that features stunning old growth. Along the way hikers can expect plentiful wildlife, superb scenery and a landscape dotted with remains of old farmsteads. This trail is a great choice for those looking to get off the beaten path and explore a lesser visited area of the park. There is plenty of camping available in Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Red Tape

Entrance and Camping Fees
Contact: Great Smoky Mountains National Park 107 Park Headquarters Road Gatlinburg, TN 37738

North CarolinaTennessee Trails

Great Smoky Mountains Trails

Get Directions to Big Fork Ridge Loop Trail