Top 10 Free Things to do in Pigeon Forge/Gatlinburg

Whether you're traveling on a budget, or simply don't want to spend a lot of money, we've put together a list of activities that you can do for FREE in the Pigeon Forge/Gatlinburg area: The Great Smoky Mountains National ParkWith all of the free things to do in Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg, you definitely don’t … Continue reading Top 10 Free Things to do in Pigeon Forge/Gatlinburg

5 Tips To Make The Most Of Your Dollywood Experience

Since 1986, visitors from around the world have become well acquainted with the Dollywood name and experience. However, the entertainment park actually traces its roots back to 1961 when Rebel Railroad first opened on the site that, over time, has expanded and grown into Dollywood. Dollywood is one of the world’s best-known theme parks, from … Continue reading 5 Tips To Make The Most Of Your Dollywood Experience

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

Mingus Mill

Just a few hundred feet off of US441, and just a 1/2 mile north of the Oconaluftee Visitor's Center you'll find the Mingus Mill. The mill still works and is water powered (it is not a water wheel). The Park Service Volunteers grind both wheat and corn and sell the fruit of their labor. Youngsters … Continue reading Mingus Mill

Cades Cove in The Great Smoky Mountain National Park

Cades Cove is 6,800-acres nestled in a beautiful isolated valley located in the East Tennessee section of Great Smoky Mountains National Park. It is a representative sample of this Park's natural and cultural history as well as its recreational opportunities. Open fields lap against 5,500-foot mountain peaks. With more than 2.5 million visitors annually, it … Continue reading Cades Cove in The Great Smoky Mountain National Park

Longest Zip Line Course in The United States

Legacy Mountain Ziplines in Pigeon Forge provides some of the most remarkable views The Great Smoky Mountain National Park has to offer. If you are the type of person who thrives off of adventure and loves remarkable views then look no further than Legacy Mountain Ziplines in Pigeon ForgeŸ.  They are the first eco-friendly zipline adventure available … Continue reading Longest Zip Line Course in The United States