About Timber Tops

Thomas Greene loves to travel and enjoys writing vacation guides about the Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge, and Sevierville. He is a regular contributor to many Smoky Mountain area blogs.

Caves in Gatlinburg Offer Timeless Beauty

Forbidden Caverns, one of the many beautiful caves in GatlinburgMost people know that Tennessee is an excellent destination for all kinds of attractions and entertainment. However, many people don’t realize that some of the state’s most beautiful sights are found underground. In fact, Tennessee has more caverns than any state in the union. Even with such a wealth of caves in Gatlinburg and the surrounding areas really stand out from the rest. Continue reading

Cabin Cooking Made Easy With These Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge Grocery Options

Gatlinburg grocery store Whole Earth Grocery & CafeOne of the perks of staying in one of Timber Top’s Pigeon Forge or Gatlinburg cabins is the ability to cook and eat meals without spending extra money to eat out at a restaurant. In order to do this, however, you’ll need to have access to local grocery stores from which you can stock your cabin’s pantry and refrigerator. Luckily, there are many Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg grocery options, both large chain and small local stores, that give you access to the items you need no matter the budget. Continue reading

Explore the Galleries of the Gatlinburg Arts and Crafts Community

The Gatlinburg Arts and Crafts Community is an eight mile loop of art!Just three short miles from downtown Gatlinburg, visitors can enjoy many shops filled with Gatlinburg arts and crafts. In the Gatlinburg Arts and Crafts Community, they will find hundreds of items made the old-fashioned way — by hand. The independent artisans who call the community home produce ceramics, fine art, basketry, candles, wearable fashions, quilts, treats, leather crafts, woodwork, glass products, jewelry and more. Many will visit with their guests, answer questions, demonstrate their skills, and explain their love for Gatlinburg arts and crafts. Continue reading