Smoky Mountain Auto Tours: Rich Mountain Road

Smoky mountain car road trail in fall autumn yellow golden trees scenic

Rich Mountain Road

Rich Mountain Road is an 8 mile road north of Cades Cove that provides beatiful views of Cades Cove. To drive there head north from Cades Cove over Rich Mountain to Tuckalechee Cove and Townsend, TN. Situated on a dry ridge, an oak-dominated forest lines the roadside. Once outside the park, the road becomes steep and winding.