Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge Area Information

The Smoky Mountains are a top destination for family vacations! Part of the reason for that is all the amazing family-friendly attractions in the area. The little ones especially will have a great time on kid-friendly rides and exploring attractions that are geared more toward kids. There are so many fun things to do in Pigeon Forge with kids, and Gatlinburg too! To help you guarantee your kids have an amazing time on vacation, we’ve come up with the top 10 things to do in Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge TN with kids.

One of the best things about going on vacation is you don’t have to cook. You get to go out and try new food or eat at restaurants you don’t have back home. You can find local gems or try a chain restaurant you haven't been to before. Check out these 5 Smoky Mountain restaurants you really don't want to miss:

If you’ve been dreaming about having fun in the snow, then we’ve got the perfect activity for you! Head to the Smoky Mountains for a fun afternoon of snow tubing in and near Gatlinburg. Snow tubing is an exciting adventure for everyone from kids to adults. Here are 3 reasons to go snow tubing in Gatlinburg and the Smoky Mountains:

If you and your family or group are looking to enjoy a fun and memorable vacation but don’t want to exceed your budget, we guarantee you will love exploring all of our favorite inexpensive things to do in Pigeon Forge. From planning a picnic to enjoying a thrilling dinner show, you are sure to love all of these amazing travel ideas. Here are 4 inexpensive things to do in Pigeon Forge:

For your fall vacation in the Smoky Mountains, consider visiting some of the haunted locations Tennessee has to offer! Whether you are visiting popular towns such as Gatlinburg or Pigeon Forge or exploring the national park the Smoky Mountains has plenty of frights to offer. Whether you want to get in the Halloween spirit in the fall or are looking for a fright any other time of year, we can help! Learn more about the haunted places in Gatlinburg TN below!

Packing for vacation in Pigeon Forge doesn’t have to be stressful! While figuring out what you need to bring, and how to make everything fit in your trunk, can seem challenging, it’s really not that difficult when you have a little direction. To help make the packing process as smooth as possible, Timber Tops has put together this cheat sheet for a getaway at our log cabins in Pigeon Forge. Check out our packing list below to see what things to take to a cabin in the Smoky Mountains!

What can give you awesome thrills that the whole family will love? Alpine coasters in the Smokies can! The area has a great selection of Smoky Mountain alpine coasters that you should definitely look into on your vacation. There are mountain coasters in Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg that each offer an exciting experience. Check out 5 of the best below:

Fall is one of the most beautiful seasons in the Smoky Mountains. Getting away to Gatlinburg or Pigeon Forge in the fall gives you some time to recharge in between summer and the holiday season. We have many Smoky Mountain cabin rentals that are perfect for any fall season vacation. The following are five helpful packing tips in case you decide to pay us a visit as the leaves start changing color.

Are you looking for unique things to do while you’re in the Smokies? You’ll find all kinds of fun activities, but there are also a ton of hole-in-the-wall places to eat in Sevierville you should check out. With a variety of different cuisines, you’ll find something for everyone! Here are the top 5 hole-in-the-wall places to eat in Sevierville TN:

Most 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. If you're interested in exploring them while you're in Gatlinburg, you're in luck. There are a few caves close by that you need to see! Here is everything you need to know about the caves near Gatlinburg:

When it comes to the most important meal of the day, the city of Gatlinburg, TN does not mess around! The Smoky Mountain area is loaded with wonderful restaurants that serve up legendary breakfasts. Whether you plan on walking around The Strip or hiking in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, starting your day with breakfast in Gatlinburg is always a good decision. To help you make the most of your mornings, Timber Tops has put together a guide to four of the best breakfast places in Gatlinburg:

With over 11 million annual visitors, the Great Smoky Mountains National Park is the most popular national park in America! Most of the vacationers who come to the Tennessee-side of the Smokies choose to stay over in Sevier County, which is located right on the border of the national park. Sevier County is home to the best mountain towns in Tennessee. To help you make the most of your getaway in Sevier County, we've put together a guide to the five best towns in the Smoky Mountains.

Though most people come to the Smoky Mountains during the fall to admire the breathtaking fall foliage, it’s also a paradise for food lovers! Everything from warm apple cider to pumpkin-flavored favorites can be found here. During fall, locally grown apples, pumpkins, corn and more are brought into town to create some of the most delicious treats. Here are the top 8 foods you have to try in the Smoky Mountains in the fall:

If you're looking for a place to go for incredible food and a great theme, you should eat at MonsterMash Burgers. This monster-themed hamburger and hot dog restaurant in Sevierville TN is inspired by the love of classic monster movies, books, and legends, making it one of the most unique places to eat in the Smokies! Here are the top 4 reasons why you need to dine at the MonsterMash restaurant in Sevierville TN:

Two of the most popular amenities we offer here at Timber Tops Luxury Cabin Rentals are our indoor pools and home theater rooms. Either one of these special cabin features can really take your vacation to the next level. If you can’t choose between a pool and a theater, don’t worry! Timber Tops offers some amazing Gatlinburg cabins with indoor pools AND home theaters: