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Little River Road

Scenic Byways or Routes
Fishing in the Little River – Townsend Visitors Center

ADA Accessibility Notes

No problem with access by auto.

Beautiful scenic byway through the Smokies, in Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Dense forest and a babbling brook.

Driving Directions

Southwest on little river road from park headquarters at Sugarlands Visitor Center, south of Gatlinburg, to Townsend TN.

Highlights and Key Points Along the Route

Access to several hiking trails, Sugarlands Visitor Center, Elkmont Campground, waterfalls, and the Little River, a fine trout stream.

Length of Byway or Route

Approx 22 miles

Pet Friendly Notes

No pets allowed on Park trails.

Nearby Places