Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Trail Spotlight in the Smoky Mountains

With over 800 miles of trails to travel in Great Smoky Mountains National Park, there’s an endless array of winding pathways, panoramic views, cascades, and ecological communities to discover. Whether you are a beginner or a seasoned hiker, the Smokies offers something for everyone. It’s always…

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Spring Wildflowers in the Smoky Mountains

With over 1600 species of flowering plants, there is certainly no shortage of opportunities to discover why Great Smoky Mountains National Park is sometimes called the “Wildflower National Park.” With the spring blooming season approaching, a weekend getaway might just be the excuse you need to see…

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Plan Your Spring Break in Gatlinburg

When it comes to spring break getaways, Gatlinburg checks all the boxes. Family fun, breathtaking beauty and adventures await in this beloved mountain town. Whether you’re looking to explore Great Smoky Mountains National Park, relax and recharge, or stay in go-mode from sunup to sundown, Gatlinburg…

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7 Kid-friendly Gatlinburg Winter Adventures

No need to wait for warm weather to find family fun in Gatlinburg. Kids of all ages will get a kick out of these winning winter activities. Adventures await, from slopes to trails, while skill-building classes, mind-blowing curiosities and friendly competitions can’t lose with the young at heart. Go…

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10 Fun (and Free) Things To Do While In Gatlinburg

Find Adventure Along The Parkway Put on your walking shoes, get out of the car, and join in the great family tradition of the downtown Parkway stroll, also known as the center of excitement to those who visit Gatlinburg frequently. Explore every nook and cranny where you find more than 200 unique…

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Watch the Big Game in Gatlinburg

Calling all sports lovers! It’s that time of year again where the chicken wings are plentiful, and the brews are ever flowing. Tradition runs deep in these mountains, and celebrating this American sports event is no exception. This weekend, one of the largest and most anticipated football games will…

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What wonders await in Gatlinburg this spring?

Spring is on the horizon and the Mountains are Calling! If you’ve been itching to get out of the house and do some serious exploring all within easy reach of civilization, Gatlinburg has got you covered. If you are looking for family fun, this is the place to start! Crowd-Pleasing Fun Found in…

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Experience Winter Sports in Gatlinburg

While Winter may have the reputation of slowing down and staying in, Gatlinburg’s distinction as a four-season destination rings true. With snow-covered slopes and an ice rink for all the spins and twirls your heart desires, there are plenty of ways to get up and get active this Winter season. With…

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Best Views in Gatlinburg this Winter

Winter is a beautiful time of year to visit Gatlinburg. The snowcapped mountains are a beautiful sight to behold, and everything seems to slow down when the temperatures drop. If you’re looking for some of the best views in Gatlinburg this winter, don’t miss out on these great locations when it…

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