Watching the Solar Eclipse in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Posted by on Aug 7, 2017 in Categories: Activities, Attractions, Blog, Gatlinburg, Great Smoky Mountains | 0 comments

Watching the Solar Eclipse in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

The Great Smoky Mountains are one of America’s natural wonders. You can’t help but feel a swell of patriotic pride when you drive through the forested roadways of the area. It’s the ultimate place to get back to nature, beneath the rolling mist of the Smokies. If you’ve been looking to get away and enjoy a camping trip or a luxurious stay in a hotel, longing for the scent of the pines, this is your opportunity. The blooming flowers and woods teeming with wildlife have been a draw for...

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10 of the Best Places to Visit by a Gatlinburg Trolley

Posted by on Jul 9, 2017 in Categories: Activities, Arts, Attractions, Blog, Gatlinburg, Great Smoky Mountains, Traveling | 0 comments

10 of the Best Places to Visit by a Gatlinburg Trolley

One of the easiest and most inexpensive ways to get around the town of Gatlinburg is by trolley. Ranging between 50 cents and 2 dollars for each trip, the trolley can take you and your family or friends to a variety of different Gatlinburg hotspots. Here are 10 of the best places to visit by a Gatlinburg Trolley. Great Smoky Mountains National Park Running from June to October, the Tan Route of the Gatlinburg trolley system goes through Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Costing $2.00 round trip for each...

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Earth Week in Gatlinburg: Where “Going Green” Is More Than Just a Saying

Posted by on Apr 18, 2017 in Categories: Activities, Blog, Festival, Gatlinburg, Great Smoky Mountains | 0 comments

Earth Week in Gatlinburg: Where “Going Green” Is More Than Just a Saying

Many people know that Earth Day 2017 takes place on Saturday, April 22. Did you know that Gatlinburg, Tennessee celebrates the week of Earth Day as Earth Week? From April 17th through the 21st, Gatlinburg hosts a festival of activities for the whole family that focus on keeping the Earth clean and beautiful. Earth Week in Gatlinburg kicks off Monday the 17th with a compelling presentation on wildfire ecology from Nigel Fields, Chief of Resource Education for the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Fields has...

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Top Things To Do During Your Smoky Mountains Spring Vacation

Posted by on Mar 10, 2017 in Categories: Activities, Arts, Blog, Crafts, Gatlinburg, Great Smoky Mountains, Hiking, Spring, Traveling, Vacation, Wildflowers | 0 comments

Top Things To Do During Your Smoky Mountains Spring Vacation

The Great Smoky Mountains area is an exceptional destination to experience the beauty, color, and rebirth of spring. As temperatures rise and the frost-covered ground thaws, hundreds of flowering plants begin to bloom and wildlife emerges from winter resting places. Spring is a wonderful time to experience a more serene Smoky Mountains, as the land starts to awaken before the busy summer tourist season arrives. During spring, you will find comfortable temperatures in Great Smoky Mountains National Park, offering...

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Best Places to See the Amazing Smoky Mountains Sunset and Sunrise

Posted by on Feb 8, 2017 in Categories: Activities, Blog, Gatlinburg, Great Smoky Mountains, Traveling, Vacation | 0 comments

Best Places to See the Amazing Smoky Mountains Sunset and Sunrise

There is nothing quite like the beauty of a sunrise or sunset, and this is especially true of the Smoky Mountains area. Although the mountains can often block the gorgeous red and orange hues of daybreak and dusk, there are many locations that provide the perfect vantage point for an excellent view of these events. Some of these locations are easy to get to. All you need to do is park your car, sit back, and enjoy. Others are more of a challenge with steep hiking trails, but you will be well rewarded for your...

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Best Time & Places to See Beautiful Gatlinburg Snow

Posted by on Jan 12, 2017 in Categories: Activities, Blog, Gatlinburg, Traveling, Vacation, Winter | 0 comments

Best Time & Places to See Beautiful Gatlinburg Snow

It’s been sung about in countless songs, idolized by the masses, and enjoyed by kids and adults alike. No we’re not talking about a movie star. We’re talking about snow! Just like it makes things look a lot like Christmas and makes for a great winter wonderland to walk around in, it makes your view of the Great Smoky Mountains just that much more special when viewed in Gatlinburg, Tennessee. You might want to know when you should go to have the most snow visibility, where you should go, and what...

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