Elevation

6,643 ft / 2,025 m

Prominence

4,514 ft / 1,376 m

Summits

168 summits

Top climbing months

June   14%

July   13%

April   13%

Most climbed route

Summit Trail

Highlights
  • Clingmans Dome is the highest mountain in the Great Smoky Mountains, the highest point in Tennessee, and the highest point along the Appalachian Trail.
  • Clingmans Dome is currently protected as part of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.
  • A paved road, closed in winter (December 1 through March 31), runs to the summit.
  • The concrete observation tower offers a panoramic view.
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