Watch your step as you enjoy hiking up this Tennessee mountain trail on Mount Le Conte. And, make sure to check the weather report as part of your preparation to visit the Smoky Mountains. Visit my gallery at Pixels for more.
This small waterfall was photographed along a trail on Mount Le Conte, creating a stream through the path with stepping stones for hikers to keep dry. If you hike over to my gallery at Pixels, you’ll discover a wide variety of available prints.
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This frost-covered mountain was photographed during a recent hike to Rainbow Falls on Mount Le Conte, in Gatlinburg, Tennessee.
Despite it being Spring, and with Knoxville (1.5 hours away) temperatures forecast in the mid-50’s, higher elevations in the mountains remained freezing. My advice to hikers during this time of year is to pack extra clothes…and bring a pair of gloves!
At the 2.7 mile marker, this short video features the 80′ waterfalls –
Enjoy the great outdoors!