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Great Smoky Mountains National Park

The most-visited national park in the country has several routes to drive, trails to hike, towns to visit, and things to see and do across the Tennessee and North Carolina mountains.

National Park Week Giveaway

Enter Road Trips & Coffee’s giveaway during National Park Week to win a National Park Starter Kit with everything you’ll need to start explore our national parks. Whether you are a frequent national park visitor or still waiting for that first time, the National Park Starter Kit would be something awesome to take home. One lucky winner during the 2019 National Park Week celebration will win the National Park Starter Kit. Here’s what the kit includes: Reusable canvas bag Road Trips & Coffee 15oz ceramic coffee mug Black Diamond carabiner National Park Passport book 250-piece first aid kit ENO

2019 National Park Week

I grew up taking family hikes on the Appalachian Trail and long Saturday drives on the Blue Ridge Parkway. The National Parks have been a part of my life for as long as I can remember. That is exactly why National Park Week is my favorite week all year. National Park Week is an annual celebration hosted by the National Park Service and National Park Foundation. During the special week each April the national park sites across the country host special events, offer entrance fee-free days, and encourage people to visit a site. This year I am starting a

Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Despite growing up just two hours from the most-visited national park in the country I did not visit for the first time until I was 30 years old. Since then I have spent weeks in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park slowly hiking all the trails, visiting all the waterfalls, and enjoying all the wildlife and scenic beauty.

National Parks

My favorite type of destination to explore in the country is the National Park System. I have been to dozens of national parks and many of them, such as the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and Blue Ridge Parkway, are annual visits.