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Sweet Fanny Adams Theater

DATE : October 14, 2018

The Top 5 Shows to See in Gatlinburg TN and the Smoky Mountains

No trip to Gatlinburg, Tennessee is complete without seeing a show! The Smoky Mountain area is famous for its phenomenal family entertainment. With everything from magic shows to dinner theaters, the Smokies are guaranteed to have a show with your name on it. To help you make the most of your next vacation, the Bearskin Lodge has put together a guide to the top five shows to see in Gatlinburg TN and the Smoky Mountains. 
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Aunt Mahalia's candy shop in Gatlinburg.

DATE : September 18, 2018

The Top 4 Candy Shops in Gatlinburg TN

Gatlinburg, Tennessee is famous for its candy stores - and with good reason! Our Smoky Mountain city is overflowing with charming sweet shops that sell some of the tastiest treats you’ll ever eat. To help you make the most of your next vacation, the Bearskin Lodge has put together a guide to the top four candy shops in Gatlinburg TN. 
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The Bearskin Lodge in Gatlinburg TN at sunset.

DATE : August 22, 2018

5 Great Ways to Save Money at the Bearskin Lodge in Gatlinburg TN

Taking a vacation in Gatlinburg, Tennessee doesn’t need to cost an arm and a leg, especially when you stay at the Bearskin Lodge! Located right in the heart of the city, our hotel offers a number of wonderful amenities that will help you stay under budget during your getaway. Read on to learn five tips for saving money at the Bearskin Lodge in Gatlinburg TN. 
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The Gatlinburg Space Needle and Ripley's Odditorium.

DATE : July 26, 2018

5 Fun Things to Do at the Gatlinburg Space Needle

No trip to Tennesee’s Smoky Mountains is complete without a visit to the Gatlinburg Space Needle! Standing at 407 feet tall, this striking observation tower is the most distinctive feature of the Gatlinburg skyline. In addition to providing breathtaking views, the Gatlinburg Space Needle is also home to a number of awesome attractions that your whole family is sure to love. To help you make the most of your next vacation, the Bearskin Lodge has put together a guide to all of the wonderful things to do at the Gatlinburg Space Needle. 
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A scenic photo of Gatlinburg TN and the mountains.

DATE : June 16, 2018

When to Visit Gatlinburg TN: The Best Time for a Vacation

If you’re still deciding when to visit Gatlinburg TN, you’re not alone! People frequently call our vacation specialists to ask when the best time to travel to the Smoky Mountains is. Truth be told, there is no single “best time” for a Gatlinburg getaway; it all depends on what you want to see and do during your trip. To help you choose the perfect dates for your unique interests, the Bearskin Lodge has put together a guide to vacationing in Gatlinburg throughout the year. 
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The famous Gatlinburg Strip.

DATE : May 30, 2018

Top 5 Things to Do on the Gatlinburg Strip

There is nowhere else in the world quite like downtown Gatlinburg, TN! Commonly known as The Strip, the heart of the city may only be a few blocks long, but it is absolutely jam-packed with incredible attractions, restaurants, and shops. Over 11 million people come to Gatlinburg each year to experience everything our Smoky Mountain city has to offer. To help you make the most of your next vacation, the Bearskin Lodge has put together a guide to the top five things to do on the Gatlinburg Strip. 
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A black bear cub in a tree in the Smoky Mountains.

DATE : April 30, 2018

Wildlife Viewing Tips: Finding Your Favorite Smoky Mountain Animals

The Great Smoky Mountains National Park is famous for its spectacular wildlife! The Smokies are home to around 65 species of mammals, more than 200 varieties of birds, over 80 types of reptiles and amphibians, and 67 native fish species. When you vacation in Gatlinburg, TN, you will have ample opportunities to see these fascinating critters around the park. To help you make the most of your next getaway, the Bearskin Lodge has put together a guide to finding some of the most popular Smoky Mountain animals. 
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The sign outside of Sugarland Cellars Winery in Gatlinburg

DATE : March 20, 2018

Top 5 Wineries in Gatlinburg and the Smoky Mountains with Free Tastings

Although it may not be as well-known as Northern California’s Wine Country, the Great Smoky Mountain area is a wonderful destination for anyone who enjoys a nice glass of red, white, or rosé. Gatlinburg, TN and the surrounding cities are home to the Rocky Top Wine Trail, a collection of five wineries that offer complimentary samples and tours to visitors. 
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Stunning photo of Gatlinburg and the mountains at sunrise

DATE : February 25, 2018

7 of the Best Free or Cheap Things to Do in Gatlinburg

Gatlinburg, TN is one of the most affordable vacation destinations in the country! While there are certainly plenty of opportunities to spend money in town, there are also a number of fun attractions and activities that are easy on your wallet. To help you make the most of your next getaway, the Bearskin Lodge has put together a guide to seven of the best free or cheap things to do in Gatlinburg. 
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The Peddler Steakhouse in downtown Gatlinburg

DATE : January 25, 2018

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 complimentary breakfast featuring cereal, yogurt, fresh fruit, and more. For lunch and dinner, guests can stroll over to one of the fantastic restaurants located in the heart of the city. To help you make the most of your getaway, we have put together a guide to five of the best downtown Gatlinburg restaurants near our hotel. 
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