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The Peddler Steakhouse in downtown Gatlinburg

5 Downtown Gatlinburg Restaurants Within Walking Distance of Bearskin Lodge

When you stay at the Bearskin Lodge, you definitely won’t go hungry during your vacation! Each morning at our hotel begins with a deluxe

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Skiing at Ober Gatlinburg

Ober Gatlinburg Skiing and Other Winter Sports

Hit the Slopes At Ober Gatlinburg The popularity of winter sports has grown tremendously over the past couple of decades, thanks in large part to world-class American skiers medaling in the Olympics as well as the surge of interest in snowboarding and similar sports. At Ober Gatlinburg in the Great Smoky Mountains of Tennessee, winter […]

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Girl having fun in Gatlinburg

Gatlinburg Family Fun: Nowhere Like It!

Gatlinburg Family Fun: Nowhere Like It! Fun in Gatlinburg comes as easy as stepping outdoors where most of the adventures take place. For a long time, Gatlinburg has developed a good reputation for being a great kid-friendly destination where kids and adults alike can come to learn about the history and the scenic charms of […]

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ornaments to celebrate Christmas in Gatlinburg

Merry Things To Do This Christmas in Gatlinburg

There are many activities to enjoy this Christmas in Gatlinburg, Tennessee. Most of these activities are free or inexpensive and something that the entire family can enjoy. Pigeon Forge Winterfest Trolley Tours During this trolley tour, you’ll get to see five million twinkling lights. Each trolley tour has knowledgeable tour guides’ who will share their […]

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Smoky Mountain Winterfest

Smoky Mountain Winterfest: Celebrate the Season!

The Most Wonderful Time of the Year! The holiday season is upon us once again, and Smoky Mountain Winterfest is committed to embracing the most intimate aspects of the winter months. After pouring hours of work into our lives each week, the holidays give us a chance to unwind and truly appreciate all that family, […]

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Scenic drive in the Smoky Mountains during fall

Must See Smoky Mountain Scenic Drives In The Fall

The Smoky Mountains become one of the most colorful places in the US each fall. The area turns into a gold, orange and red paradise as the leaves change color against the backdrop of mountain spires. You can enjoy breathtaking views on an afternoon drive or spend a weekend winding your way through mountain roads, […]

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Mysterious Mansion in Gatlinburg

4 Fun Ways to Celebrate Halloween in Gatlinburg

The Great Smoky Mountains provides a perfectly eerie backdrop for Halloween festivities in Gatlinburg. There are spooky thrills and chills to be had throughout the month of October that will be sure to cause frights and delights to ghosts and ghouls of all ages. Check out these 4 fun ways to celebrate Halloween in Gatlinburg: […]

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Photo of the Smoky Mountains during the fall

Smokies in The Fall: Best Time to See The Colors

The Smokies in the fall provide a seven week period from late September through early November when you can see trees changing to their beautiful fall foliage around Gatlinburg. It all starts at the higher elevations above 4,000 feet in late September and travels down the mountainsides until it reaches peak season at the bottom […]

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Burger and fries at Gatlinburg local restaurant

Gatlinburg Local Restaurants: Where The Locals Eat

As most travelers know, if you want to learn about the best places to visit, shop, and dine, you ask local residents. To make it easier for you, we have compiled a list and a detailed description of restaurants in the Gatlinburg area that are highly recommended by local residents. Pick a few of these […]

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Waterfall in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

The Most Popular Great Smoky Mountains National Park Waterfalls

The natural beauty of the Great Smoky Mountains is tremendous: the forested hills, the mist that gives the Great Smokies their name, the wildflowers. One of the most popular tourist attractions in the National Park is the number of stunning waterfalls to be found along the mountains’ many hiking trails and roadways. With the level […]

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