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ANTICIPATE THE SMOKY MOUNTAIN

ADVENTURE!

Welcome

to The Smoky Mountain Outdoor Center!

Your one stop shop for the best outdoor brands and gear.

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Make the most out of your smoky mountain vacation and be ready for any adventure that comes your way.

Here in Townsend, Tennessee – our beautiful mountain town boasts

tubing | fishing | hiking | horseback riding | cavern exploring | water sports | scenic mountain drives | stunning overlooks and so much more!

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Make sure you have the right gear and equipment for your fun-filled smoky mountain adventure!

Featuring top outdoor brands including:

 

SMOC Outdoor Center

 + Smoky Mountain Guides

Guided Adventures & Activities

NOW PARTNERED WITH

Smoky Mountain Guides

to provide incredible Smoky Mountain activities for all ages and skill types.

The certified and highly trained team at Smoky Mountain Guides provides high quality, guided adventures of the Smoky Mountain region and beyond.

The helpful GMG team will help transform your next visit to the Great Smoky Mountain National Park into a grand adventure with memories to last a lifetime!

Smoky Mountain Guides has appeared on:

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The Southern Weekend

Discover Your Next

Adventure

Hiking Boots

GUIDED HIKES

BY SMOKY MOUNTAIN GUIDES

Explore the GSMNP with interpretive guided hikes for ANY skill or fitness level. From waterfalls to breathtaking vistas – let us help you create your own adventure! Click below to learn about all of our various hike programs – from 1/2 day to multiple day, or even a mother & daughter adventure!

Fishing

FLY FISHING

BY SMOKY MOUNTAIN GUIDES

Fishing is a relaxing family activity you can do all year round in Townsend. Experience and learn the art of fly fishing with a local guide. Whether you are a beginner or an avid angler, you will benefit from the local knowledge and tips our guides offer. We have half, full, and multi-day trips available.

Kayak

KAYAKING

BY SMOKY MOUNTAIN GUIDES

While you tour the lake in your kayak we experience the peaceful side of the smokies and quiet streams along the entire trip. There is ample time allowed to explore and swim as well. We learn new skills to travel efficiently and have the opportunity to spot wildlife the entire time.

Smoky Mountain Guides

SHUTTLES

BY SMOKY MOUNTAIN GUIDES

Need a ride? Whether you are on a multi-day adventure of your own and need a supply run or want to be dropped off and picked up on either end of a one way hike, we have you covered. Contact us and let us know how we can help you during your Smoky Mountain adventure!

Nature Shot

PHOTOGRAPHY

BY SMOKY MOUNTAIN GUIDES

Learn new techniques for wilderness photography. Take the guessing out of where to go for the best shots. Our professional photographer/guides will show you the ropes in order to capture the best shots in the South East. Bring your own camera. Capturing wildflowers, foliage, waterfalls, etc.

Bicycle Tours

BICYCLE RENTAL

BY SMOKY MOUNTAIN GUIDES

There’s nothing quite like experiencing the beauty of cycling in Townsend. Traveling by bicycle is one of the best ways to explore our area, whether you’re riding the Cades Cove loop or just getting around town. Rent a bicycle and enjoy the beauty of Townsend’s multiple biking trails!

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