Outdoor Activities in Gatlinburg

Experience the Glory of Nature in Gatlinburg  

Great Smoky Mountains National Park is right at our doorstep.  Whether you plan to hike with the littlest members of the family or set off for a backcountry campout with friends, Gatlinburg is the perfect basecamp for your adventure. Enjoy a day splashing down the river at one of Gatlinburg's three rafting outfitters. Breathe in the mountain air as you explore the many outdoor attractions along the Parkway. If you are seeking relaxation and rejuvenation, you can find yourself completely immersed in nature just a moment’s drive from town. Trails to waterfalls, historic sites and magnificent overlooks are all within easy reach of Gatlinburg. 

It’s no coincidence that they’re called “The Great Outdoors” and “The Great Smoky Mountains.” They’re all great, and Gatlinburg is full of great outdoor activities for everyone.