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Get to know our guides:

Steve Ellis, Owner & Guide:

Leader of over 300 Hikes, Married 34 yrs., Business Degree Graduate of Belmont Univ. father or four, Founder & Leader of non-profit 250 member Community Hiking Group named; The Celebration of Creation Hikers Group for 3yrs.

Steve has also been a Former Boy Scout, Audio Sound Designer in Television/Film and the Music Business, has Worked with numerous Celebrities including: Johnny Cash, Sawyer Brown, Newsboys, DC Talk, Kenny Rogers, B.B. & C.C. Winans, Jeff Fenholt, Formerly of Black Sabbath, Roger McGuinn, Dion, Glen Campbell, Roy Rogers, Ricky Skaggs, Rudy of the Movie "Rudy", Donna Douglas of the Beverly Hillbilies, John Schneider of Dukes of Hazard, Harry Hamlin of L.A. Law, Charlie Daniels, Amy Grant,  etc. Home Designer, Photographer, & Red Cross Certified for CPR, First Aid & A.E.D. Instructor at Regent Univ.

It has been said he's also a pretty nice guy. Member in good standing of The Sevierville Chamber of Commerce, Realtor and no criminal record as of this posting! :)

Susan Stockbridge, Assistant

Guide: Full-time Horticulturist, 20 years hiking

experience, Professional Photographer.

All Guides work tirelessly to provide the best and safest hiking adventure experience possible. Your experience will be guided by responsible, friendly, and highly experienced individuals who are knowlegeable about the area's history and it's wildlife.

Rest assured, you will be in good hands.

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Why are we the Best?

There’s nothing quite like the outdoors. With your boots tied tight, a backpack and a thermos in toe, you’ve got nowhere to go but up. And that’s just what you’re going to do here at Hike The Smokys. Not only do you have choices to hike to different types of destinations but our well-traveled, advanced tour guides will lead the way! At Hike The Smokys, you'll find great tour packages that a beginner or even an experienced adventurer would enjoy. Plus, we work hard to ensure the environment is protected, so you'll have peace of mind knowing that our company practices a "Leave No Trace policy, which contributes to our environment's sustainability.

 So, get your pack on, find your cast-iron skillet and schedule your hike with Hike The Smokys.Com ASAP!