Tales from the Top

Tales from the Top

We would love to hear about your hike to the Lodge and see your pictures. Submit your own story and pictures!

Around the Lodge

April 2010 Hike

Up Rainbow Falls and Down Bullhead… Read More

City View Article

A Walk in the Clouds… Read More

Lunch for Day Hikers

LeConte Lodge now offers lunch to day hikers… Read More

The GIFTED group from Louisville, KY

The idea to go to Mount Leconte started about 17 years ago… Read More


Short description of the helicopter supply lift… Read More

Life on LeConte

Do you love to hike in the Smokies but hate to camp? Read More

“Five Lodges You Can’t Reach by Car” Excerpt

Book early at LeConte Lodge. Guests often have to reserve a room at this popular Tennessee getaway up to a year in advance… Read More

Through Hikers

June 7, 2010 The Heideman Family

The Heideman Family hike Mt. LeConte… Read More

4-12-09 Perkins Hike to Mt. LeConte

The Perkins hike to Mt. LeConte on 4/12/09… Read More

Boulevard Trail

Ron Metcalfe hikes the Boulevard Trail… Read More

Tami Ruckman’s Hike on 8-28-08

Tami and her friends hike to the lodge… Read More

The Metcalfe’s Hike to the Lodge on June 17, 2008

The Metcalfe’s Hike to the Lodge on June 17… Read More

A Cabin in the Clouds

At the ripe old age of 2, my daughter, Heidi, was already a veteran day hiker… Read More

Mt. LeHope

Hi. I would like to thank you for the awesome experience of hiking Alum Trail last yr. I have hiked Mt. LeConte in the 90’s but this was my true mountain top experience… Read More

Beck Family

Our family had the opportunity… Read More