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D-Drake
08-14-2009, 12:47 PM
On Friday 8/14/09 Little River Road is closed between Metcalf Bottoms and the Elkmont Campground due to rockslide. It will likely be closed for the weekend. The National Park is working to clear the slide.

There is some pictures and video on the wbir.com website http://www.wbir.com/news/local/story.aspx?storyid=95931&catid=2

Check back here for more info... you can also call the GSMNP Weather and Road Conditions Report 865-436-1200 then hit 2 and 2 again.

Thanks to Sean McKay for letting us know about the closure.

Daniel

David Knapp
08-14-2009, 09:32 PM
Man, wish I could go fish this weekend. This would be a great time to hike in on the road and fish without all the tubers...

sammcdonald
08-14-2009, 10:09 PM
the repairs will continue until at least monday...an estimated 30 truckloads of debris will have to be removed