Clingmans Dome

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Cling·mans Dome

A mountain, 2,025 m (6,643 ft) high, in the Great Smoky Mountains on the Tennessee-North Carolina border. It is the highest elevation of the range and the highest point in Tennessee.

Cling′mans Dome′

(ˈklɪŋ mənz)
a mountain on the border between North Carolina and Tennessee: the highest peak in the Great Smoky Mountains. 6642 ft. (2024 m).
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From high peaks such as Clingmans Dome and Mount Mitchell in the mountains, to rivers and rural farmland in the Piedmont, to swamps and beaches in eastern North Carolina, hikers on the MST experience a range of natural beauty and environment.
At Clingmans Dome, a short drive from Newfound Gap, a paved but steep one-half-mile trail leads to a 54-foot observation tower.
Enjoy fall's colors by driving the Clingmans Dome Road, the Blue Ridge Parkway or the Foothills Parkway.
At 6,643 feet, Clingmans Dome is the highest point in the Park.