Want to see some of the most gorgeous views in the Smokies? Join us on our May hike to Mt. Leconte. An overnight stay in Gatlinburg on Friday night will be necessary since hikers will depart the trail at 8 a.m. Participants are responsible for making their own hotel arrangements. This hike is rated STRENUOUS and is not recommended for beginners or those with health problems. There is a mandatory meeting on Tuesday, May 1 at 6 p.m. for those planning to go. You must attend this meeting or you will not be eligible for the trip. To sign up or get more info, call BWC at 706-278-9355.