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Zipping Through the Smokies: A Unique Mountain Experience

It’s no secret that the Smoky Mountains make for a beautiful view, rather you’re looking up at them from downtown Pigeon Forge or gazing from above at Clingmans Dome. What could be better than seeing the mountains? Zipping through the Smokies that you usually only see from a distance! These local ziplining companies can make

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8 Things To Do On A Hot Day

Summertime in East Tennessee is nothing short of hot and sunny! We’re not complaining but sometimes it’s good to have plans for when the day is just too hot to be walking around. We’ve put together a list of awesome indoor and outdoor activities to get through even the hottest days of summer in Pigeon

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Springtime in The Smokies 2021

 Spring Wildflower Pilgrimage Get ready for the 71st annual Wildflower Pilgrimage in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park! Every year, you can be a part of the event and experience guided hikes that explore all sorts of nature in the national park — wildflowers, wildlife, culture, history and more! This year’s Wildflower Pilgrimage will be

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Top 7 White Water Rafting Trips in the Smoky Mountains

Summertime in Tennessee can be scorcher and everyone likes to spend their day in a pool, on the lake, or by sticking their heads in the freezer just to cool off. No really! Along with those creative ways to keep your body temp below 1000 degrees, people love spending their day with a trip down the Pigeon

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Things To Do This Valentine’s Day in The Smokies

Valentine’s Day is a day full of love, oh yeah, and chocolate too! As you’re thinking of the perfect gift for the one you love, why not give them memories of a day spent in the Smokies? Whether you live within a days drive or need a cozy and romantic place to stay, there are

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Alum Cave Trail Will Temporarily Close in February

News release from the Great Smoky Mountains National Park:   The Great Smoky Mountains National Park officials will implement a temporary, weekday closure of Alum Cave Trail and parking lots during February. The area will be closed weekly Monday through Thursday from February 8th through February 25th. The trail will be fully open each week

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Ober Gatlinburg: Your Winter Destination

 It’s always SNOW much fun at Ober Gatlinburg each winter! Spend the day full of snow activities, games, and even soaring high in the air on the aerial tramway. Ober is your one stop for a day full of family fun. With restaurants and all activities on-site, there’s no better way to spend your day

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8 Spots To See Santa This Season in Pigeon Forge

Santa’s Claus- et We are proud to offer professional quality photos of your visit with Santa.  Images will be available immediately after your visit and should you chose to purchase them, they will be ready in a variety of sizes in just a few minutes. To make this as special a visit as possible, personal

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15 Awesome Winter Things To Do in Pigeon Forge & Gatlinburg

1. Experience the Winterfest Lights Every winter, Sevier County becomes a winter wonderland with more than 5 million lights brightening the night. Now in its 31st year, Winterfest has become one of the most anticipated celebrations in the Smokies. Wherever you drive in the county, you’re sure to see many stunning light displays. Businesses get

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Enchanted Winter of Lights at Anakeesta

Anakeesta is the perfect mountain escape during the winter season. From the shops, delicious food options, and those peaceful rocking chairs, the mountains have never looked better! Your family can enjoy the stunning views, decorations, even an appearance from Santa himself! Visit Anakeesta from November 20th through February 28th for their Enchanted Winter of Lights!

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Updated ‘100 Favorite Trails of the Smokies’ Map Released

The Great Smoky Mountains Association in partnership with Carolina Mountain Club, released an updated version of “100 Favorite Trails of the Smokies and the Carolina Blue Ridge” map and guide. This is the first time the map has been updated in more than 25 years! This color map is perfect for choosing and keeping track

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The Best Free Things to Do in Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg

Some of the best things to do and places to visit while you’re on vacation are completely FREE! So, we’ve put together our favorite free things to do in Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg so you don’t miss out on the fun, free things in the area:

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