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Cades Cove Loop Road Closed Jan. 5-Feb. 29, 2020

Cades Cove Loop Road will be closed for a couple of months for road and tunnel repairs.

The closure will affect Cades Cove Loop Road and Laurel Creek Road past the Great Smoky Mountains Institute at Tremont beginning at 8:00 p.m. this Sunday the 5th of January.

The National Park Service said in an alert that the closure is needed for repairs to the Bote Mountain Tunnel on Laurel Creek Road, and is expected to reopen on March 1st.

Here is a full list of road closures in the National Park..

Andy Rogers

Andy has worked in broadcasting around Western North Carolina over the last 17 years. He serves as the Operations Manager and Program Director for WRGC and WBHN. “I’ve been with the crew here at Five Forty Broadcasting since the idea of bringing the station back to Jackson County at 540-AM. I feel a personal connection with community radio and the area”. In the past, Andy has worked with iHeart Media and Sky Country Broadcasting. He resides in Haywood County.
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