Getting ice cream, eating candy, and lounging around are certainly vital parts of any vacation. However, your next family trip doesn’t have to result in a larger waistline. When you stay at our cabins in Gatlinburg, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to stay active and fit. Here are a few tips for having a healthy vacation in the Smokies:

Go hiking in the National Park.

Our cabins are just minutes away from the Great Smoky Mountains National Park! This scenic park has hiking trails for every ability, so whether you are an avid hiker or just a beginner, you’ll find the right path for you. The National Park also has great bike riding, so consider bringing your bicycle from home or renting one in the area. If you’re feeling adventurous, there are also opportunities to go horseback riding through the park!

Make a home cooked meal.

Your cabin will come with a fully furnished kitchen complete with a refrigerator, stove, microwave, coffee maker, toaster, dishwasher, utensils and dishware. With everything you need at your fingertips, you’ll be able to whip up a delicious and nutritious meal in no time. There are lots of local groceries and farmer’s markets in Sevier County, so it’s always easy to find fresh produce and high-quality ingredients.

Do you want more advice about healthy activities to do during your next stay at our cabins in Gatlinburg? Our vacation specialists are always happy to make suggestions! To get in touch with our staff, visit our Contact page.