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Sensational Salamanders

Dates:July 13, 2024
Meets:Sa from 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location:Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Cost: $79.00

There are still openings remaining at this time.


Have a fun day searching high and low to get close-up looks at many different kinds of salamanders. You'll discover where they live, what they eat, who eats them, and lots more. You'll also learn why the Smokies is called the "Salamander Capital of the World." We'll drive and make several stops along Newfound Gap Road--with some walking on the trails. /p>

You must be 18 or older to register for and attend a Smoky Mountain Field School course.

Note: Participants are required to sign an electronic release and assumption of risk form before attending this course.


Meet at the Park Headquarters building front porch near Gatlinburg, Tennessee.
Fee: $79.00

Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Elizabeth Domingue

Smoky Mountain Field School instructor Liz Domingue is a naturalist, guide, nature photographer, and environmental educator. Through photography, observation, and research, she has studied wildlife, plants, and the natural world throughout the United States and abroad.


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