Subject: Re: Great Smokey Mountain National Park
On 2/20/2018 11:08 PM, -hh wrote:
> April is before the summer tourist season (when schools are out), but still be wary of weekends.
> April should have some flowers in the lower elevations & creeks ...the Azaleas, Mountain Laurel and
> Rhododendron up on the Balds don’t pop until mid-June. I forget when the Rhotos pop in the
valleys - probably May?
> FWIW, do make it a point to use the NPS ranger stations for info. Sugarlands has a good counter &
> get recommendations and ask questions, including current status on what stuff is blooming where,
Thanks. According to my plan I will arrive in that area either late
Sunday or Monday. I have been looking on the maps you sent me the links
for, and am lining them up with Google satellite maps.