Trail & Weather Advisory


The Roaring Fork Motor Trail (access road to the Trillium Gap Trailhead, will not re-open until May 1st, 2015 due to bridge replacement. Please plan your arrival accordingly. As the Lodge receives advisories we will post them on the blog: For additional road work and trail closures that might affect your visit to the National Park, please check the National Park Service website at: .

LeConte Lodge® opens on March 23 for the 2015 season. The resident manager, Ruthie Puckett will be posting weather and trail updates on the blog. Check the Blog here.

The llamas only pack during the operating season.

Please call 865-429-5704 between 8:00 am and 5:00 pm, EDT, Monday through Friday, the LeConte Reservation line if you would like to check trail conditons or if you have any questions regarding your reservation. To check on the possible closure/opening of HWY 441, Newfound Gap Road; Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail or Cherokee Orchard Road, please call 865-436-1200. When you hear someone speak dial 631 or go to the following links: or

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