Smoky Mountains National Park News

UT Leads Wildflower Pilgrimage in the Great Smoky Mountains for 60th Year

Every spring for the past 59 years, hundreds of nature lovers from all over the world have descended upon the Great Smoky Mountains as part of the Spring Wildflower Pilgrimage. The event, which began with botanists from UT Knoxville, now involves as many as 1,000 participants.