Transportation Options in the Smokies

Visitors to the Smoky Mountains region have different transportation options available to them as they explore the area. Some of these options are even free during certain times of the year! We’ve broken out our list into trolleys, taxis, and tramways, so you can quickly find what works best for you. Trolleys There are two […]

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Things to do in May in Pigeon Forge

The temperature is heating up, and so is the season for thrills, chills, and grills! We have a line-up of awesome things to do in May in Pigeon Forge, especially if you love the outdoors and heart-thumping activities.   Ziplining Cruise through the mountains and zip through the air at speeds up to 55 miles […]

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Best Picnic Spots in Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge

Now that we’re getting into warmer weather and greener views, have you considered having a picnic lunch in the Smokies? There are several spots near Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge to relax with family and loved ones and enjoy the scenery. Not sure what to pack? We have a list of places that will make a […]

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3 Challenging Great Smoky Mountains National Park Trails

Are the paved hiking trails and even terrain proving to be boring or overpopulated? Do you want to get an exceptional view of the Smokies and break a sweat getting there? Why not take a trail “less traveled” where you can test your endurance? We’ve picked out three trails in the Great Smoky Mountains National […]

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Making the Most out of a Weekend Getaway in the Smokies

It’s never too late to plan (or take) a trip to the Smokies! If you’re looking for a weekend getaway, we have tips and tricks to make the most out of your mini-vacation. Don’t Overload Yourself There are plenty of activities in the Smokies, and it’s easy to try and pack your day full of […]

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2018 St. Patrick’s Day Events in Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge

The land of the blue smoke turns into a lush green wonderland during springtime, and there is no better way to kick it off than with a celebration! St. Patrick’s Day brings out cheer and festivities as well as ways to enjoy the beauty of the Smoky Mountains area. Fox and Parrot Tavern They have […]

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10 Delicious Stops for Desserts in Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge

Do you have a sweet tooth that can only be remedied by a trip to a candy shop or a dive into a decadent dessert? That’s an easy problem to fix when you’re visiting the Smokies, because fudge, candy, and amazing desserts are staples around here! Whether you want to watch your dessert being made, […]

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5 Cabins for Couples in Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge

When searching for cabins for a romantic getaway in the Smokies, consider a one-bedroom cabin or studio style cabin as a viable option. These cabins allow more flexibility in location and are often more affordable than a hotel stay. Use the savings to splurge on a romantic dinner or a couples massage. A Hibernation Station […]

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Romantic Locations in the Smokies

With Valentine’s Day around the corner, you might be wondering where you can get the best view or the most intimate location to spend with your Valentine this year. You have enough to worry about, so we did the hard work for you and picked out some romantic locations in the Smokies, perfect for both […]

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5 Surprising Facts about the Smokies

The Smoky Mountains region is full of rich history, people, and culture. While now you might associate the Smokies with attractions, hiking, and delicious food, there is more to the Smokies you might not be aware of (like they are technically a temperate rainforest). Here are some surprising facts about the Smokies.   The Salamander […]

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