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Are you looking for a great place to visit during the temporary closure of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park? While Visit My Smokies continues to let vacationers know the most recent updates of the national park closure, we want to make sure visitors know Gatlinburg Scenic Overlook remains open for great views of the fall colors.
Colorful leaves are beginning to cover the national park, and there is no need to miss the great views! Located on the Gatlinburg Bypass, the Gatlinburg Scenic Overlook is a great place to take pictures and enjoy the crisp mountain air. It is not difficult to access the Gatlinburg Scenic Overlook because the Gatlinburg Bypass is currently open to visitors. It is well worth the trip into the mountains on your vacation. The brightly colored trees line the road as you make your way to the Scenic Overlook.
The view from the Gatlinburg Scenic Overlook is absolutely stunning. There are picture perfect spots where families can snap gorgeous photographs, with the beautiful Smoky Mountains as the background. You will be able to capture memories with your family at the Scenic Overlook that will last for years to come. Pictures also make great holiday cards for friends and family who didn’t have the opportunity to visit the Smoky Mountains this season!
From the Overlook, you can see a clear view of Gatlinburg, including attractions and restaurants. The Gatlinburg Space Needle stands tall and can be seen from the Gatlinburg Scenic Overlook.
For more great things to do while you are in the Smoky Mountains, Visit My Smokies encourages vacationers to explore the area attractions for more great views of the Smoky Mountains.