Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Southeast » North Carolina, Tennessee

Listed in the table below are Great Smoky Mountains National Park's current plans or projects. Click on the project title for more information.

For general information, use the 'Park/Unit Information' link to the left, to go to the park's main internet page to access park information not related to park planning (for example, park brochures, lodging and campground reservations, and general park information).

Project Title Project Type NEPA Type
New Park Headquarters Annex and Operations and Maintenance Complex Capital Improvement/New Construction CE
Foothills Parkway Section 8D/Metcalf Bottoms Access Improvements Capital Improvement/New Construction
Sochan Gathering for Traditional Purposes-General Agreement Amendment 1 Special Use Permit CE
Air Tour Management Plan Air Tour Management Plan CE
Great Smoky Mountains National Park Transportation and Recreation Planning Other Plan
Visitor Experience Stewardship Other Plan
Laurel Falls Congestion Management Pilot Project 2021 Feasibility Study CE
Elkmont Wastewater Treatment Plant Upgrade Capital Improvement/New Construction EA
Foundation Document for the Great Smoky Mountains National Park Foundation Document CE
Wears Valley Mountain Bike Trail System Development Concept Plan/Site Plan EA
* Laurel Falls Trail Management Plan Trail Management Plan
Rehabilitate Balsam Mountain/Heintooga Water and Wastewater Systems Repair/Rehabilitation EA
Gatlinburg Spur Improvements Capital Improvement/New Construction EA
Proposed Smokies Fee Program Changes for 2023 Other Plan CE
Cades Cove Vehicle-Free Days Other Study CE
* Open for comment.