Hiking Waterfalls in the Smokies

With the month of September in decline, you know what’s coming up next – the absolute peak of the Autumn season and the Autumn colors. For such an extensive mountain range we have here in Sevier County and the enormous National Park, it’s no surprise that we get thousands and thousands and thousands of people Read More …

Summer Things To Enjoy For Rainy Days

No question about it, this is another rain and storm-filled Summer in the Smokies. We tend to have a 50% chance of our hottest season being enough to channel multiple days of thunder showing up on a weekly forecast and this appears to be the case for this Summer (which not as many locals might Read More …

Cabin Spotlight: Tenn Wood Falls

Would you like to stay in a luxury cabin that provides the absolute most Smoky Mountain solitude near Gatlinburg without also being the absolute middle of nowhere? Take a look at Tenn Wood Falls by Cosby Creek Cabins for your upcoming vacation opportunity! This highly private setting takes you away from pretty much all of Read More …

4th of July in the Smokies 2018

Now that we’re right on the cusp of the Summer vacation season starting in the Smokies, we wanted to get you acquainted with the big Summer event we all look forward to – the 4th of July celebrations. The size and popularity of the 4th of July events between Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg can not Read More …

Memorial Day Weekend in the Smokies

This coming weekend is Memorial Day weekend and the Smoky Mountains are pulling out all the stops to give guests and those who live adjacent to our region great reasons to visit us until after May 28th. In this post, we’ll show you some deals and events going on around us that will definitely be Read More …

Rowdy Bear Mountain Adventure Park

Those of you who have driven through Gatlinburg at any point in the last few months may have noticed a big change at the north end of town just as you get in from the Spur. A brand new mountain rollercoaster establishment has taken up residence at a part of the city that doesn’t have Read More …

Blake Shelton Restaurant

Oh, we knew this kind of news was going to shake up the Smokies the moment it hit, we just didn’t know it was coming! Music superstar, and definitely a major favorite for a lot of locals here, Blake Shelton will be opening a branch of his restaurant “Ole Red” here in Gatlinburg, TN! An Read More …

Anakeesta Village in Gatlinburg

What happens when you combine Ober Gatlinburg with some of our more decadent shopping locations and city squares in the Tennessee Smokies? You get Anakeesta Village – a mountaintop destination not even a year old as of writing that awaits to showcase new possibilities for your Smoky Mountain vacation! Like Ober Gatlinburg, this is a Read More …

Get Ready For Spring To Break!

While the Smoky Mountains have not seen round-the-clock cold temperatures or particularly weather snowfall as of yet, we are aware much of the rest of our visitors in our nearby states and regions have gotten much more their fill of Winter and are probably looking towards a Spring Break to provide a particularly good and Read More …

Additional Attractions – New For June 2017

It’s been a while since we posted any new attractions for visitors to consider on their Smoky Mountain getaway, so here’s a quick look at some we hadn’t already covered. These might turn into more developed entries to our site here in time, but for now we have these to introduce you to: * Alcatraz Read More …