Mt. LeConte via the Alum Cave Bluffs Trail

  • Sunset from Mount LeConte in Great Smoky Mountains National Park.
  • Hiking to Mount LeConte in Great Smoky Mountains National Park.
  • Mount LeConte in Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Hiking

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Fall Foliage

Summit

11.2 (miles)

 Strenuous

Out & Back

~2800 (+) (Elev. Δ - ft)

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Mt. LeConte via the Alum Cave Bluffs Trail is a tough day hike in Great Smoky Mountains National Park that rewards hikers with stunning panoramic views. From the summit of the 6593 ft. Mount LeConte hikers are greeted with incredible views of the park. The peak is the third highest in the park. There is plenty of camping available in Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

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

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