Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Cold Spring Gap Trail

This trail is part of the network of trails located north of Fontana Lake. It travels along side Cold Spring Branch. It is a strenuous trek over rocking terrain climbing nearly 2,500 feet over a 4 mile distance. Water is available in a boulder field about .25 miles before the intersection with Welch Ridge.

Contact Information:

The Great Smoky Mountains, 107 Park Headquarters Road , Gatlinburg, TN, 37738, Phone: 423-436-1200

Great Smoky Mountains National Park, 107 Park Headquarters Road , Gatlinburg, TN, 37738, Phone: 423-436-1200

Directions

Directions from Fontana Lake, NC: On the western side of the lake, take Western Shoreline Trail to Pinnacle Creek Trail to Sugar Fork Trail and finally onto Hazel Creek Trail to reach Cold Spring Gap Trail.