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3 of the Best Gatlinburg Donut Shops You Need to Visit

Whether you want to indulge on your vacation or you have a craving for something sweet, you’ll be glad to know there are several places where you can get your favorite pastries! When you’re particularly in the mood for donuts, you may be on the lookout for a great shop with a variety of treats. Here are 3 of the best Gatlinburg donut shops you need to visit: Continue reading

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Top 4 Places to Eat Seafood in Gatlinburg

Just because you’re in the mountains doesn’t mean you can’t get fresh, delicious seafood! Gatlinburg offers tons of places where you can order your favorite seafood specialties, including shrimp, crab, lobster and more. Fulfill that vacation craving even when you’re at the base of the Smoky Mountains. Here are the top 4 places to eat seafood in Gatlinburg: Continue reading

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Top 3 Things You Need to Know About the New SkyTrail at Gatlinburg SkyLift Park

While the Gatlinburg SkyLift Park is already a “must-see” attraction in the Smoky Mountains, things are getting even better this fall with the premiere of the SkyTrail! This interactive hiking trail will be the first of its kind in downtown Gatlinburg and offer a unique perspective of the world famous SkyBridge and Great Smoky Mountains! Here are the top 3 things that you need to know about the new SkyTrail coming to Gatlinburg SkyLift Park: Continue reading

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5 of the Best Spots for Breakfast in Gatlinburg

We all know that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, so finding a good breakfast place to start the day is very necessary! You won’t have a lack of choices; there are many breakfast spots in Gatlinburg you will love. To help you decide where to go, we’ve picked our top 5 spots for breakfast in Gatlinburg: Continue reading

A Smokin View cabin in Gatlinburg.

4 Fun Ways to Celebrate Earth Day near Our Cabins in the Smoky Mountains

Earth Day is a special day to honor the natural beauty of our planet and to enjoy the great outdoors, so the Smoky Mountains are the perfect place to celebrate this occasion! Earth Day always takes place on April 22, and there are many fun activities that you can do to join in the celebration on and around this date. Here are 4 fun ways to celebrate Earth Day near our cabins in the Smoky Mountains: Continue reading

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Try Ober Gatlinburg Snow Tubing On Your Family’s Next Winter Getaway

Picture yourself sliding down the slopes on a snow tube at Ober Gatlinburg. This fun winter activity has been a hit with both visitors and locals. You can feel the cool winter breeze blow through your hair. It’s a thrilling experience that your family will absolutely love. There is no better way to celebrate the winter season than with a trip to Ober Gatlinburg. From ice skating to snowboarding, there are a ton of fun winter activities to enjoy there. We’ve create a handy guide for everything you need to know before going Ober Gatlinburg snow tubing. Continue reading

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Check Out the Newest Mountain Coaster in Gatlinburg at Rowdy Bear Mountain!

We are excited to announce that a new mountain coaster has recently opened in downtown Gatlinburg at Rowdy Bear Mountain! The Rowdy Bear Coaster is a thrilling roller coaster experience where riders wind their way downhill through the woods of Rowdy Bear Mountain. It joins several other similar rides in the area to make the Smokies the mountain coaster capital of the world! Here is everything you need to know about experiencing the newest mountain coaster in Gatlinburg: Continue reading

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Everything You Need to Know about Attending the Gatlinburg Craftsmen’s Fair

Whether you are looking for something unique to take home from the Smoky Mountains or want to start your holiday shopping early, check out the Gatlinburg Craftsmen’s Fair! This popular event is considered the premier holiday shopping destination in the south and features more than 180 of the finest craftspeople from around the country. From skill demonstrations, seasonal items for sale and live music performances, there is something for everyone! Here is everything you need to know about attending the Gatlinburg Craftsmen’s Fair: Continue reading

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3 of the Best Ways to Celebrate the 4th of July in Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge

If you are planning a vacation to the Smoky Mountains around July 4th, there are two fantastic Independence Day celebrations taking place in Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge! Get your family and friends together to join in the celebration of our nation’s independence while listening to live music, watching magnificent fireworks displays and more! Check out these awesome ways to celebrate the 4th of July in Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge: Continue reading