What’s Cookin’ Wednesday: Applewood Farmhouse Restaurant

The origins of Stokely Hospitality Enterprises, the parent company of Applewood Farmhouse Restaurant and Applewood Farmhouse Grill, has a rich history dating back to 1776. Today, the Stokely family continues their tradition of excellence and character by offering down-home southern favorites to more than a million guests per year. Applewood Farmhouse Restaurant proudly holds the … Continue reading What’s Cookin’ Wednesday: Applewood Farmhouse Restaurant


Moonshine Ridge

Moonshine Ridge is located on Wears Valley Road.  It is a rather large building with beautiful landscaping.  The cafe is to the left as you enter the porch area.  The cafe just opened back up again on August 23, 2016. When you enter Moonshine Ridge, you will find the country store section to the right … Continue reading Moonshine Ridge

Little Pigeon River

  The Little Pigeon River, which got its name because the birds seemed to favor the area, has long been at the center of Pigeon Forge’s beauty and history.  Little Pigeon River is located entirely within Sevier County, Tennessee and is made up of a series of streams which flow together on the dividing line … Continue reading Little Pigeon River

The Great Smoky Mountain Wheel

The Great Smoky Mountain Wheel sits at the center of The Island in Pigeon Forge, a new shopping, dining and entertainment destination at the heart of the city. Rise 200 feet above the city for the best view of the mountains in one of the climate-controlled, enclosed gondolas on The Great Smoky Mountain Wheel! Don’t … Continue reading The Great Smoky Mountain Wheel

Forbidden Caverns near Sevierville TN

Forbidden Caverns, near Sevieerville, is one of America's most spectacular caves. It provides the visitor with an entertaining and educational 1 hour walking tour past sparkling formations, towering natural chimneys, numerous grottos, and a crystal clear stream. The history of the Indians and moonshiners is interesting. The fast flowing underwater river is really neat. The … Continue reading Forbidden Caverns near Sevierville TN

English Mountain Trout Farm & Grill

The motto at English Mountain Trout Farm & Grill says it all – “You Hook ‘Em – We Cook ‘Em.” Fish for rainbow trout at the stocked trout farm and the English Mountain Trout will cook your catch. Tackle and bait are provided and no license is required. The menu at the English Mountain Grill … Continue reading English Mountain Trout Farm & Grill

Smoky Mountain Deer Farm and Exotic Petting Zoo

Nestled on 140 beautiful mountain acres in a unique barnyard setting, this zoo offers you the opportunity to pet and feed over 100 hand tamed deer, as well as see many more exotic animals from around the world. Pony rides for children and guided horseback trail rides on shady and well-maintained trails are available to … Continue reading Smoky Mountain Deer Farm and Exotic Petting Zoo

River Romp Tubes and Kayaks Rentals in Sevierville, TN

This rafting center is located on Pitman Center Road.  I have found that it is sometimes easier to get around Pigeon Forge by this road.  It is much less congested and parallels the Pigeon Forge Parkway (it is about 6 miles off the Parkway) and turns into Birds Creek Road at Upper Middle Creek Road.  Birds … Continue reading River Romp Tubes and Kayaks Rentals in Sevierville, TN