Newfound Gap is a mountain pass at an elevation of 5,048ft (1.539m) above the sea level, located in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, in USA.
The road over the pass is asphalted. It’s called Newfound Gap Road. At 5,048 feet, Newfound Gap is the lowest drivable pass through the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The road was built in the 1930’s. It includes tunnels, stone bridges and ample twisty roads. The road gives the chance to visit the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, the most visited national park in the United States. Despite its heavy winter snows, the pass is kept open all year, except during and just after winter storms.