Archive for the ‘ Great Smoky Mountains Attractions ’ Category

Your Guide To Labor Day in The Smoky Mountains

It’s a three- day weekend and time for a family getaway! The kids are looking for adventure and you’re probably looking for shopping and family-friendly excitement! Pigeon Forge has everything you need for a relaxing, exciting, and breathtaking Labor Day weekend! The end of summer is near and you’re looking for one last family getaway

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Alcatraz East Crime Museum to Display Prison Artwork

Each year, tourists visiting San Francisco make the journey to the must-see Alcatraz Island. Since it’s closing in 1963, the former penitentiary continues to intrigue people of all ages. There is also a huge fascination with the artwork of prison artists. This summer, the two subjects are being brought together at Alcatraz East Crime Museum.

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Rip Roaring Advenutures in The Great Smoky Mountains

Rip-Roaring Whitewater Adventures provides an exciting whitewater rafting in The Great Smoky Mountains and Cherokee State Forest for the entire family! As a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence winner you’ll be confident in the rafting guides and experiences that they offer!   Whitewater Rafting Everyone ages 8 and up can enjoy the rafting experiences that are

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The Ridge Ramblers Are Coming to Anakeesta!

Are you ready to Ramble?! The Chondola is no longer the only way to access Anakeesta. Experience a unique forested ride to the top of the mountain via these 45 passenger military trucks! In addition to the one-of-a-kind Chondola, guests will now be able to reach Anakeesta Mountain with an immersive adventure trek through the forest.

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6 Moderate Hikes To Try On Your Next Trip To The Smokies

The Little River Trail Named after the river that runs along the side, this trail has a moderate incline of 412 feet and beautiful views. This 4.9 mile roundtrip hike is great for families and avid hikers. See cascading streams and waterfalls that rush by boulders and rock formations.  The growth of rhododendron and other flora

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Titanic Opens NEW Lifejackets Exhibit!

All aboard!  The Titanic Museum Attraction invites you for a once in a lifetime experience!  Now on display, you can see the world’s largest collection of remaining RMS Titanic Lifejackets ever seen! Come see these historic artifacts now on display through December 2019. In addition to the new exhibit, you can discover over 400 genuine

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Family Fun Adventures with Rafting in The Smokies!

These summer days are heating up and maybe you’re thinking of having a fun day with the family. Whether you’re wanting to work on team building, trust, or just have an adventure to always remember! Did you know that Rafting in the Smokies has so much more to offer than just rafting!? Hartford, Tennessee is

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10 Best Desserts in Pigeon Forge

  Curl de la Creme This ice cream parlor is bringing rolled ice cream from New York to the south! Their fun concept is different from others since you customize your ice cream with whatever you’d like to be mixed in to your vanilla, chocolate, or mint cream! Watch as they mix, press, and roll

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Alcatraz East Crime Museum Reveals NEW Summer Displays

Alcatraz East Crime Museum will be offering special summer displays, shedding light on the sexual assault crimes involving the USA Gymnastics national team doctor and the 25th anniversary of Nicole Brown Simpson’s murder. New Exhibits This summer Alcatraz East Crime Museum continues to roll out new exhibits for visitors. There will be two displays, both aimed

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Ziplining at Rafting in The Smokies

Riding a zipline is one of the most popular activities in the Smoky Mountains! Just down the road in Hartford, TN you’ll arrive at Rafting in The Smokies. Not only do they specialize in whitewater rafting tours, but also so many other attractions! There are so many options and opportunities throughout the area to explore

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5 Things To Do This July 4th

July Midnight Parade Date: July 3rd- 4th, 2019 Location: Downtown Gatlinburg Cost: FREE For the past 44 years, Gatlinburg has gone all out to celebrate Independence Day. To kick off the holiday they begin at 12:01 am on July 4th with The Gatlinburg Fourth of July Midnight Parade. This parade stretches more than a mile

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Dolly Parton Invites Today Show Host To Wildwood Grove

Today Show Video:  Dolly Parton takes Jenna inside Dollywood’s new Wildwood Grove @ Dolly Parton recently invited Today Show host Jenna Bush Hager for a tour of her theme park, Dollywood, which just finished a $37 million Wildwood Grove expansion! Nestled in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains, Dollywood welcomes families for the ultimate

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