GSMNP Hike July 14- Participant Registration

07/14/2024 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM ET


Fontana Village Resort Marina
40 Fontana Dam Rd
Fontana Dam, NC 28733


Adaptive hike with a ranger in Great Smoky Mountains National Park


Registration for participants of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park adaptive hike on July 14th, 2024. Please indicate if you would like to reserve a GRIT Freedom Chair for this hike when registering by selecting the correct ticket type.

Please note: This hike will begin at the Fontana Village Resort Marina and include a 30 minute pontoon boat tour across the lake, followed by the hike. Accessible restrooms are located at the marina and a private, accessible commode will be available on the landing side of the lake. Due to limited space, each participant may only bring one companion on this hike.


In order to maintain safety and provide a positive experience for all participants, we require hikers to meet the following Essential Eligibility Criteria:

  • Breathe independently (i.e., not require medical devices to sustain breathing)
  • Independently hold head upright without neck / head support
  • Manage personal care independently or with assistance of a companion
  • Manage personal mobility independently or with a reasonable amount of assistance
  • Follow instructions and effectively communicate independently or with assistance of a companion


Please continue with registration if you meet the above criteria. If you have any questions contact