Friday, June 29, 2012

Clingmans Dome - Highpoint of the Smokies

Clingmans Dome is the highest point in Great Smoky Mountains National Park, the third highest point east of the Mississippi, and provides one of the most scenic viewpoints in the United States. This video from the Great Smoky Mountains Association takes you on a journey through one of the most interesting mountain ecosystems in the country:

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Most people are likely already aware that the Appalachian Trail crosses over Clingmans Dome, but did you know that the Mountains-to-Sea Trail begins from the highest point in the Smokies?


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