Smoky Mountain travel advisory. Great Smoky Mountains National Park officials announced that tree crews will implement temporary, single-lane closures along the Spur between Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg for tree removal beginning Tuesday, March 9, 2021 at 7:00 a.m. through Friday, March 12, 2021 at 12:00 p.m. The roadway between Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge will remain open, but motorists should expect delays.
Crews will begin operations on the northbound lanes and progress to the southbound section later in the week. The single-lane closures will be in effect from 7:00 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday through Thursday and from 7:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. on Friday.
Source material – GSMNP