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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Top 6 Places to View Fall Leaves in Gatlinburg

Fall is upon us! And that means there’s no better place to be than Gatlinburg for the changing of the leaves. Surrounded by Great Smoky Mountains National Park, a stroll through downtown Gatlinburg is the perfect segue to fall leaf-peeping pleasure. In fact, the Smokies are home to more than 100…

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Plan a Gatlinburg Getaway Your Way

Tailor-Made Gatlinburg Getaways Options abound for travelers seeking custom-tailored Gatlinburg vacations. Skip the lines (fair and square) or treat yourself to white-glove treatment with a little extra planning. Whether you’re more comfortable off the beaten path or on the red carpet, a lifetime…

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A Kid-Friendly Day in Gatlinburg

Your Plan for a Family Fun, Kid-Approved Gatlinburg Itinerary When it comes to making memories with the kids this summer, America’s Mountain Home is a natural choice. For generations, families have made the trek to reconnect with nature – and each other. Make the most of your time together in…

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Unique Mountain Getaways in Gatlinburg

Make your Gatlinburg getaway even more memorable with adventurous lodging to fulfill your Airstream dreams or glamping ambitions. Whether you’re seeking a rustic, upscale or zany vibe – you will find it here. We’ve rounded up some of our favorite stays, popular with guests for novelty, comfort and…

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The LeConte Llamas: An Unlikely Hiking Companion

No need to do a double-take, those are, indeed, llamas in Great Smoky Mountains National Park. A much more unusual sight than their wildlife counterparts such as the black bear, elk, or even salamander, the llamas, while not native to our mountainous region, are here to do an important job on the…

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