Win a relaxing weekend stay for two at Barnsley Gardens Resort

Longstreet Highroad Guide to the Tennessee Mountains

By Vernon and Cathy Summerlin

Design by Lenz, Inc. Decatur, Georgia.

Tennessee Mountains > Sidebars > Wilderness Wildlife Week

Wilderness Wildlife Week

This week-long series of free events for wilderness lovers takes place each January in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, a few miles north of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. During the week there are hikes and field trips ranging from easy, 1-mile jaunts to strenuous overnight hikes in the park, along with more than 100 slide shows and lectures conducted by various experts from the National Park Service, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency, the University of Tennessee, and the Smoky Mountain Field School. For more information contact the Pigeon Forge Department of Tourism at (800) 946-8373 or the Office of Special Events at (423) 429-7350.

[ Previous Topic | Next Topic ]

[ | Online Guides | Buy the Book | About Sherpa Guides | Questions? | Credits | Back ]
Published (print): 1999, Published (Web): January 2003, ISBN: 1-56352-475-9
Visit some of our other sites:
The Weekly Check-Up with Dr. Bruce Feinberg | Tall Rockers | Atlanta SEO