One way Trail

Deep Creek to Clingmans Dome

Deep Creek to Clingmans Dome
23 ml
8 hr

Best Time of Year: Jun 14 - Jun 14

Following the Deep Creek Trail From Deep Creek and then following the Pole Rd. Creek Trail and finally following the Noland Divide Trail to Clingmans Dome Rd. Then Follow the Rd. to Clingmans Dome. 

 Are you ready for a challenge? If so, then the Deep Creek to Clingmans Dome hike in the Great Smoky Mountain National Park is waiting for you. This trail is considered one of the most challenging hikes in the park, stretching 23 miles with a high elevation gain. However, the sense of accomplishment and rewards at the end make it all worth it. So, if you're up for the challenge, don't forget to bring your sleeping gear as it will be an overnight adventure. Along the way, you'll be surrounded by beautiful forest structures and have the chance to spot various wildlife, including bears. Despite its difficulty, this trail offers a peaceful and serene atmosphere that will make your journey even more memorable. So, if you're ready to push yourself and explore the stunning natural beauty of the Great Smoky Mountains, then this challenging hike is perfect for you.