View from an overlook on the Gatlinburg Bypass. (Source: Kyle Grainger, WVLT)
GATLINBURG, Tenn. (AP) -- Drivers bypassing Gatlinburg into the Great Smoky Mountains National Park will need to watch for overnight construction early next week.
Park officials said the Gatlinburg Bypass will be closed from 8:30 p.m. Monday until 1 a.m. Tuesday for maintenance work to be performed.
In addition, traffic on Newfound Gap Road between the Gatlinburg park entrance and Sugarlands Information Center will be reduced to one lane from 8:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. Monday.
Smokies information is online at http://www.nps.gov/grsm .
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