Thank you for your interest in Experience Your Smokies!
The application period is now closed. Please check back again on January 1st, 2020.
Please note that your selection as a class member in Experience Your Smokies requires a commitment to attend all of the program’s classes (from August through December) and to participate in a class stewardship project in the National Park. The sessions require all participants to be physically active, including walking across uneven and steep terrain for up to ½ mile, standing for extended periods of time, and participating during moderately inclement weather. It also requires a registration fee of $150 due upon acceptance.
If you have applied in previous years, you will need to apply again to be considered for the 2019 class.
Questions regarding the program may be directed to Angie Luckie, EYS Nominating Committee Chair, at