Huskey Gap Trailhead (US 441 end) - Great Smoky Mountains National Park, TN
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hummerstation
N 35° 39.865 W 083° 31.660
17S E 271201 N 3949672
Quick Description: The Huskey Gap Trailhead (US 441 end) is located 1.5 miles from the Sugarlands Visitor Center near Gatlinburg on Newfound Gap Road (U.S. 441)
Location: Tennessee, United States
Date Posted: 9/8/2013 7:36:15 PM
Waymark Code: WMJ1CQ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member condor1
Views: 1

Long Description:
The Huskey Gap Trail climbs 2.1 miles from US 441 to Huskey Gap where it intersects with the Sugarland Mountain Trail. The Huskey Gap Trail is usually one of the trails on the Great Smoky Mountains Association hiking schedule during the annual Spring Wildflower Pilgrimage Tour (in April). Some of the wildflowers that can be found during the spring include Canadian Violets, False Solomon's Seal, Yellow Trillium, Purple Phacelia, Crested Dwarf Iris, Star Chickweed, Sweet White Violet, Wild Geranium, May Apple, Cutleaf Toothwort, Common Blue Violet, Rue Anemone, Sweet Shrub, Dog Hobble, Dogwood, Trillium Erect, Wild Ginger, Yellow Mandarin, Bishop Caps, Foam Flower, Blue Cohosh, Squirrel Corn, Silver Bell, Squaw Root, Halberd Leaf Violet and Cinquefoil.

Parking is available across US 441 at a Quiet Walkway. Be careful crossing the road.
Trailhead/trail website: [Web Link]

Trail allowances or restrictions:
This is a hiking trail. Dogs are not allowed on trails in GSMNP.


Trail type: Dirt

Parking: Not Listed

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