If you enjoy hiking, the Smoky Mountains are a great adventure. Located on the border between North Carolina and Tennessee, the Smoky Mountains are home to some of the most beautiful hiking trails in the country. There are many different hiking trails with different features and levels of difficulty. Some are known for their wildflowers, others lead
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Getting Ready For Your Gatlinburg Vacation Getting ready for your Gatlinburg vacation is always a great experience. The preparation phase helps you get into vacation mood and help you start enjoying your vacation right from the moment you hit the roads. One of the things that you should first consider when you are getting ready
The Great Smoky Mountain National Park is a true American treasure. It is the most visited of all of the national parks, receiving more than 10 million visitors every year. Located on the border of western North Carolina and eastern Tennessee, the park was opened in 1940 by President Franklin D. Roosevelt. Its area is
Planning Affordable Vacations After the recent economic recession, every family in the US has gone into cost-cutting mode. We have started cutting back on our personal expenses as much as possible. Expensive outings and dinners have gone out of the window. Family vacations and picnics are one of the first things to get the axe.
Gatlinburg will welcome the arrival of 2011 in unique style with its 23rd annual New Year’s Eve Ball Drop and Fireworks Show around the intersection of Parkway and Historic Nature Trail at the base of the Space Needle late Friday night, Dec. 31. The event is free and open to the public. Leading up to
Early Tuesday morning for the first time since the winter solstice of 1638, a lunar eclipse will coincide with the winter solstice, which is the shortest day of the year. A total lunar eclipse comes about because the sun, Earth and moon are almost exactly in line, with the Earth in the centre. Also at
Indoor Fun in the Smoky Mountains There are some amazing things to do in the Smoky Mountains, even indoors! Here are just a few: Adventure Golf 2925 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863 (865) 453-9233 Flyaway Indoor Sky Diving 3106 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863 (865) 453-7777 Star Tracks 2757 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863 (865) 908-1097 Ultra Zone 3053 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN
Smoky Mountains, TN November & December 2010 Timber Tops Cabin Rentals 1-877-559-7413 The best way to enjoy Winterfest in the Smoky Mountains is to have a Log Cabin Experience…watching the snow fall outside your cabin window, enjoying the hot tub on the back porch, or having a coffee next to the fireplace… choose Timber
21st Annual Winterfest Kickoff Tuesday, November 9th at Patriot Park LIGHTS! More than 5 million lights displayed all over Pigeon Forge CAMERA! Have our professional photographer take your picture with Santa in his sleigh with his reindeer. $5 per photo. Photos will be printed on site. Perfect for Christmas cards! ACTION! Games for the children!
Take a trip to the Great Smoky Mountains and you’ll be visiting one of the richest, most diverse ecosystems we have in the United States. There are more than 1,600 species of flowering plants in the national park. Because of the great altitude varieties in the Great Smoky Mountains, you can hike through the major
Winterfest in the Smoky Mountains runs from November 8, 2010 through February 28, 2011. From the amazing light displays in Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge and Sevierville, to the amazing festivals and holiday activities and shopping, everyone can find something they will love about Winterfest! There are some amazing things to do throughout the entire holiday season. Here are
Things to do for kids in the Smoky Mountains The Smoky Mountains in East Tennessee are an amazing adventure for kids and adults! Take a look at the following ideas for things to do with your family in the Smoky Mountains on your next vacation. 1) Ripley’s attractions including the Amazing Mirror Maze, the Gatlinburg Aquarium and
Autumn is a great time of year to visit the Smoky Mountains. The beautiful colors of the trees and the crisp air will refresh your spirits. If you are planning a vacation to the Smoky Mountains area in the Fall, don’t forget to check these out! 1) Autumn drives and hikes in the Smoky Mountains are fantastic. For more
Great Smoky Mountains National Park Most beautiful place on earth in the fall The best way to enjoy a Fall trip to the Smoky Mountains is to have a Log Cabin Experience… choose Timber Tops Cabin Rentals for your Smoky Mountain vacation! Timber Tops Cabin Rentals has 344 Smoky Mountain Cabin Rentals to choose from. Our inventory
GATLINBURG, TENNESSEE – Tennessee Moonshine will be available legally for the first time when Ole Smoky Distillery opens for business in Ole Smoky Holler at 903 Parkway in downtown Gatlinburg. The distillery will have a grand opening celebration on Friday, July 2 and will offer free tours, free samples of moonshine to adults over 21,