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Smoky Mountain Guides

Sugarlands Distilling Company, 805 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738
+1 865-654-4545
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The best way to see the smoky mountains

We booked a morning auto guide into the Smokies. We wanted to see the mountains and learn some... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Leah R
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Picturesque High Point Tour

My family and I went on the High Points tour with our guide, Clayton, last weekend. We were picked... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Tiffany B
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Smoky Mountain Guides provides high quality small group adventure tours. We accomplish this by providing interpretive and local guides, that lead Mercedes van tours, hikes, walks, family adventures, backpacking trips and a variety of unique specialty tours. All of our trips and tours are aimed at accomplishing our clients objectives, whether that be: attaining historical insights, seeing panoramic vistas, understanding the natural vegetation or learning a new skill. SMG corporate services division, serves the corporate sector with one of a kind services. This ranges from all-inclusive retreat programming and negotiations, to transportation logistics and even providing high quality team development programming utilizing adventure and experiential learning techniques.
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Sugarlands Distilling Company, 805 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738
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+1 865-654-4545

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a morning auto guide into the Smokies. We wanted to see the mountains and learn some interesting facts. Not knowing the area coupled with my husband's hurt knee drew us to search for tour guides. We saw the great reviews on this one....More

Thank Leah R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My family and I went on the High Points tour with our guide, Clayton, last weekend. We were picked up right from our condo in downtown Gatlinburg, which made the tour completely stress free. Our guide was very friendly and knowledgeable about the local area...More

Thank Tiffany B
Clay9, Owner at Smoky Mountain Guides, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your feedback.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went on the October 17, 2017 Trip. I have never backpacked before and the only backcountry knowledge I had was from watching YouTube videos. Our guide was Jake and he was awesome! Full of info about the Smoky Mountains, the AT and of course...More

Thank 341justin
Clay9, Owner at Smoky Mountain Guides, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for sharing your experience with us. It was our absolute pleasure to be apart of this adventure with you.

Reviewed 24 October 2017

My friend and I took the Cascading Adventure with Jake last weekend. The hike was amazing, Jake was fantastic and the weather and scenery couldn't have been better. As a guide, Jake is extremely knowledgeable and well traveled. He shared with us history of the...More

Thank hschultz477
Clay9, Owner at Smoky Mountain Guides, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are glad you enjoyed your time and guide.

Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Great service, knowledgable and fun guide, brilliant afternoon. We took the High Point Tour with guide Andrew (Andy) today having originally been scheduled for yesterday, the company rang and suggested that if we were available the following day i.e. today then they recommended moving the...More

1  Thank Gary S
Clay9, Owner at Smoky Mountain Guides, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Great to hear it was an awesome trip for you.

Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

This was by far the best decision made during our visit. Jake was an excellent guide. Very informative. Wish I could schedule another one for tomorrow!

Thank Rashida R
Clay9, Owner at Smoky Mountain Guides, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Very happy to hear that

Reviewed 6 October 2017

Jake was great...very informative and friendly. So much history in Cades Cove that a tour guide is a must.

Thank Jezekr
Clay9, Owner at Smoky Mountain Guides, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

thank you for your response

Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

My guide Jake was awesome. He was very knowledgeable about the area and his job. We got to swap travel stories during the hike, which took my mind off of the exercise. He set a great pace during the hike that made it just tough...More

Thank Jane U
Clay9, Owner at Smoky Mountain Guides, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2017

Great to hear you had this experience. thank you

Reviewed 26 September 2017

We loved the tour, and our guide Clayton (i hope i spelled his name right) was very informative and patient, he stopped at a lot of places for pictures with views. Would recommend to anyone!

Thank Irina L
Clay9, Owner at Smoky Mountain Guides, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2017

You did spell it right. We loved having you with us.

Reviewed 21 September 2017

I can understand that the weather can be a factor when it comes to a bus tour but there has to be better communication regarding a possible cancellation. We were notified that our tour was going to be cancelled because of weather conditions and were...More

Thank Arlene H
Clay9, Owner at Smoky Mountain Guides, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2017

Sorry for your experience. Due to unforeseen closure of the National Park during the hurricane that came through, we had our hands tied in terms of communicating what was going on. We were learning second by second about closures we had no control in. We...More

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jenm1149
13 June 2016|
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Response from TravelingLady56 | Reviewed this property |
Contact Clayton. He is so gracious , willing to help. He will answer all questions without any hesitation .
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Kimwebb1
13 November 2015|
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Response from Arlene H | Reviewed this property |
We had our tour cancelled for just this reason.
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Response from Neringa S | Reviewed this property |
The website is smokymountainguides They offer hiking and auto tours. We did auto tour. The descriptions and prices are under auto tours tab. Since for this tour it was just my husband and I, they were able to customize your... More
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