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Roaring Fork

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Reviewed 12 November 2012 via mobile

Drive through great views or stop and see cabins and streams. Or go for a hike! Fun or everyone! You don't need a 4WD either. Might want to use restroom before you get on trail. Park potty nothing but bldg w toilet on hole in...More

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Reviewed 5 November 2012 via mobile

very nice drive through the mountain side, when we went it was kinda crowded but other than that it was great time

Thank Rhinestone69
Reviewed 4 November 2012 via mobile

We always take this drive, it's nice and relaxing always a good place to take pictures and sometimes see some wildlife.

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Reviewed 29 October 2012

you'll enjoy this motor nature trail, from which there are hikes to waterfalls, historic buildings, and lots of beautiful scenery. If you don't like crowds, avoid it during leaf peeping season. However, in any season, after your ascended to the top and start down the...More

Date of experience: October 2012
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sute99
9 August 2018|
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Response from crystalm37 | Reviewed this property |
There are several in the area. The closet ones to Roaring Fork are Smoky Mountain Adventures, Mountain Life UTV, Off Road Voyages and Kan Am Fun. They are in Gatlinburg.
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Shannon M
7 January 2018|
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Response from doublenaturelover | Reviewed this property |
Park is open year around. Some areas may be closed due to weather . SNOW. In my opinion, it is cold everywhere until June. Enjoy ! I go in April & Sept. Lovely.
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Diane W
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Response from Mike K | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I drive a SUV. Just take your time around some of the turns. There are plenty of locations for the dog. I would recommend if you have the time to go through Cedes cove scenic drive. It is longer than Roaring Fork, but... More
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