*** Please check the "Backcountry Facilities" section of the Temporary Road and Facilities Closures for any current trail or campsite closures (http://www.nps.gov/grsm/planyourvisit/temproadclose.htm) or contact the Backcountry Office at 865-436-1297.
*** Alum Cave Trail is closed for trail repairs Monday through Thursday (except holidays) from May 4 through Nov 19, 2015. Please take this into consideration when planning your itinerary. ***
*** Upcoming Trail Closures for trail reconstruction project: Lakeshore Trail from the Tunnel Trailhead to White Oak Branch Trail will be closed Monday-Thursday July 13-23. White Oak Branch Trail will be closed every day from July 27-August 20. Forney Creek Trail from White Oak Branch Trail to Jonas Creek Trail will be closed Mon-Thurs August 24-September 24,except for Labor Day.
Backcountry Permit System
Find your transactions
Use this page to find your transactions and also print/download your backcountry permits. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to view and print your backcountry permit. You should have received an email with all of this information when you successfully paid for your backcountry permit. All the requested fields are required.