Brand New Mountain Coaster Coming to Ober Gatlinburg

Mom and son on a coaster ride

Construction will be starting this July on Ober Gatlinburg’s newest attraction, the ADG Mountain Coaster! At 4000 feet long, this highly anticipated ride will also be Tennessee’s tallest mountain coaster. The mountain coaster at Ober Gatlinburg will give guests five and a half minutes of breathtaking scenery. The ride will start high up on Mt. Harrison, providing riders with a beautiful panoramic view, and then take them through the idyllic woods that border the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Continue reading

Mermaids Are Real at Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies

Mermaid under the sea

When you visit Ripley’s Aquarium, you’ll see all sorts of undersea life: sharks, stingrays, penguins…and mermaids! This summer, the world’s most famous mythical ocean dwellers are visiting Gatlinburg as part of Ripley’s Live Mermaid Shows. Guests at the aquarium will watch mermaids swim in shark infested tanks, and even have the chance to pose for a picture with the stars of the show. Read on to learn everything you need to know about the mermaids at Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies. Continue reading

Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge Summer Bucket List

teenagers on vacation at theme park

You’ve been counting down summer since the cold weather was here, and now it’s finally arrived.  Here at Timber Tops Luxury Cabin Rentals, we take summer seriously, so, if you aren’t sure what to do while on vacation, never fear. We’ve created a Smoky Mountain summer bucket list for vacationers, filled with things to do in Pigeon Forge with kids, teens and adults. Continue reading

3 Reasons to Add Smoky Mountain White Water Rafting To Your Vacation

little girl white water raftingOut of all the fun and exciting family-friendly things to do in the Smoky Mountains, there is nothing quite like a Smoky Mountain white water rafting adventure. Not only do you and your family get to spend a few hours in the heart of the Great Smoky Mountains, but you are also sure to return home with tons of fond new memories. Continue reading

Top 2 Gatlinburg Ziplines for a Summer Adventure

Smiling woman on a ziplineAre you looking to add some excitement to your summer in the Smokies? Ziplining in Gatlinburg is a surefire way to kick your vacation into high gear! With some of the most scenic views and longest courses in the country, the Great Smoky Mountains are a paradise for anyone looking for some high-flying fun. Read on to learn everything you need to know about the two best Gatlinburg ziplines.     Continue reading