Gatlinburg SkyLift Park

Gatlinburg Sky Lift Park is the home of North America's longest pedestrian suspension bridge: Gatlinburg SkyBridge. At the Gatlinburg SkyLift Park, guests will experience the best views of the beautiful Smoky Mountains and the town of Gatlinburg. Come relax and enjoy the views! History In the winter of 1953, local innkeeper Rel Maples contacted Everett … Continue reading Gatlinburg SkyLift Park


Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies

Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies in Gatlinburg, TN, is literally teeming with life - over 10,000 exotic sea creatures in 350 individual species. There are more fish in this aquarium than there are people living in the entire town of Gatlinburg!ūüėĄ My wife and I took our granddaughter Mely to the Aquarium last year and … Continue reading Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies

The Escape Game – Pigeon Forge

  If you like to do puzzles and are up for a challenge I would highly recommend this game.¬† Groups all work together to figure out the clues.¬† The staff is very friendly and helpful.¬† Don't be afraid to ask them questions during the game too.¬† You may be paired with other groups if you … Continue reading The Escape Game – Pigeon Forge

Hiking Tour Guides

A Walk in the Woods tour guides The staff are very knowledgeable and will gear their walk to your interests. ¬†You will enjoy botany and biology lessons the whole way along.¬†Hopefully you will learn a great deal from¬†your time on the hikes. You won't be disappointed in the experience and amazing nuances!¬†This is so educational … Continue reading Hiking Tour Guides

Bluff Mountain Adventures ATV Rides

ATV Mountain Biking is probably something that¬†you don't normally do. Why not do it in the Smoky Mountains.¬† You may also choose to ride the Rhino if you don't want to ride alone. There is also something called a side by side. There are 6,000 acres of privately owned land with endless, challenging trails spread … Continue reading Bluff Mountain Adventures ATV Rides

Mountain Biking in Gatlinburg TN

Any age, any level of rider could ride Climbworks Gatlinburg Mountain Biking Course. It's built for everyone to enjoy. The bikes are well maintained, and great models for general riders. The trail is well laid out, can be fun for experienced riders, but very doable for beginners. The uphill is a gradual climb (about a half a … Continue reading Mountain Biking in Gatlinburg TN

The Best Swimming Holes in Gatlinburg and The Great Smoky Mountains

Metcalf Bottoms Swimming Area This picnic area located between Gatlinburg and Townsend offers great access to the Little Greenbrier River. Several shallow swimming holes are scattered along this picnic area. The area is wide and makes for a perfect spot to throw a tube into the water and relax. It‚Äôs also the perfect swimming area … Continue reading The Best Swimming Holes in Gatlinburg and The Great Smoky Mountains

Mysterious Mansion

The Mysterious Mansion has scares from beginning to end. The facade is very creepy.¬†¬†It's dark.¬† This place smells spooky and¬†sounds spooky.¬† You have to find your way out of each room.¬† ¬†it really adds to the suspense when you have to find your way out of some of the rooms with the anticipation of the … Continue reading Mysterious Mansion

Greenbrier Road Auto Tour

This route follows the Little Pigeon River to Trillium Gap. No trucks, trailers or RVs are allowed. The road leads to the John Messer Barn and the trailhead to Ramsay Cascades, arguably the best waterfall in the Park. The hike is 8 miles roundtrip and is challenging. A lesser visited area of the Park, the … Continue reading Greenbrier Road Auto Tour

Weddings in the Great Smoky Mountains

The Smoky Mountains of East Tennessee are a top destination in the country for weddings due to the gorgeous scenery of Sevierville, Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg. Peaks and valleys provide breathtaking views that mirror the promise of lifelong wedded bliss. Every year, over 10,000 brides plan Sevierville, Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg weddings in and around … Continue reading Weddings in the Great Smoky Mountains