Great Smoky Mountains National Park will continue accepting comments through July 12, 2016 on a proposal to increase fees at frontcountry campgrounds and picnic pavilions along with proposed changes to the management of three campgrounds by adding them to the national reservation system through Recreation.gov. The proposal, titled "Recreational Fee Proposal Information Document," has been available for public review since May 26. The comment process has been amended to allow anonymous comments.
Details of the proposal may be found at http://parkplanning.nps.gov/grsm under "Proposal to Increase Fees at Great Smoky Mountains National Park." Online comments are accepted at this website. Written comments will also be accepted by mail or e-mail addressed as follows:
Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Attn: Proposal to Increase Fees
107 Park Headquarters Road
Gatlinburg, TN 37738
Before including your address, telephone number, electronic mail address, or other personally identifying information in your comments, you should be aware that your entire comment (including your personally identifying information) may be made publicly available at any time. While you can ask us to withhold your personally identifiable information from public review, we cannot guarantee that we will be able to do so.