Posts Tagged ‘ Great Smokies ’

Titanic Treasure

The Pigeon Forge Titanic Museum unveiled the iconic ” Titanic violin” May 22nd to the media and public.  The violin, which had been lost since the sinking April 15, 1912 was found in 2006 by its current British owners. It took Alan Alridge & Sons, a research company who studies rare memorabilia, 7 years of

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Springtime in the Smokies

Spring in East Tennessee marks the beginning of the 63rd Annual Wildflower Pilgrimage in Gatlinburg, TN.  From April 23-27, the nation’s top experts on botanicals in the Smoky Mountains will be giving educational lectures open to the public. Founded in 1951, the 5 day event will have 150 programs ranging from lectures on plants, wildflowers, mosses and wildlife native to the area. This will be a

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Take a Hike in the Smokies

Without a doubt, hiking the Smokies is one of the most popular activities for guests visiting Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Here’s a quick look at just a few of the more popular hiking destinations you may want to consider when planning a trip to the Smokies. We’ll be telling you about more in the

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