Smokies in The Fall: Best Time to See The Colors

Posted by on Sep 22, 2017 in Categories: Autumn, Blog, Fall, Gatlinburg, Great Smoky Mountains | 0 comments

Smokies in The Fall: Best Time to See The Colors

The Smokies in the fall provide a seven week period from late September through early November when you can see trees changing to their beautiful fall foliage around Gatlinburg. It all starts at the higher elevations above 4,000 feet in late September and travels down the mountainsides until it reaches peak season at the bottom between mid-October and early November. Elevation is not the only factor that provides the Gatlinburg area with an extended fall foliage season. The Smoky Mountains are home to over 100...

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Gatlinburg Local Restaurants: Where The Locals Eat

Posted by on Sep 11, 2017 in Categories: Blog, Dining, Food, Gatlinburg | 0 comments

Gatlinburg Local Restaurants: Where The Locals Eat

As most travelers know, if you want to learn about the best places to visit, shop, and dine, you ask local residents. To make it easier for you, we have compiled a list and a detailed description of restaurants in the Gatlinburg area that are highly recommended by local residents. Pick a few of these Gatlinburg local restaurants and see for yourself why they are local favorites. The Pancake Pantry Opened in 1960, the Pancake Pantry was the first pancake house in Gatlinburg, and it is the most popular. Of course,...

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The Most Popular Great Smoky Mountains National Park Waterfalls

Posted by on Aug 25, 2017 in Categories: Attractions, Blog, Great Smoky Mountains, Hiking, Waterfalls | 0 comments

The Most Popular Great Smoky Mountains National Park Waterfalls

The natural beauty of the Great Smoky Mountains is tremendous: the forested hills, the mist that gives the Great Smokies their name, the wildflowers. One of the most popular tourist attractions in the National Park is the number of stunning waterfalls to be found along the mountains’ many hiking trails and roadways. With the level of difficulty ranging from easy to difficult, part of the draw for the Great Smoky Mountains National Park waterfalls is that anyone can be a witness to them. So hop into the car...

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Watching the Solar Eclipse in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Posted by on Aug 7, 2017 in Categories: Activities, Attractions, Blog, Gatlinburg, Great Smoky Mountains | 0 comments

Watching the Solar Eclipse in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

The Great Smoky Mountains are one of America’s natural wonders. You can’t help but feel a swell of patriotic pride when you drive through the forested roadways of the area. It’s the ultimate place to get back to nature, beneath the rolling mist of the Smokies. If you’ve been looking to get away and enjoy a camping trip or a luxurious stay in a hotel, longing for the scent of the pines, this is your opportunity. The blooming flowers and woods teeming with wildlife have been a draw for...

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10 of the Best Places to Visit by a Gatlinburg Trolley

Posted by on Jul 9, 2017 in Categories: Activities, Arts, Attractions, Blog, Gatlinburg, Great Smoky Mountains, Traveling | 0 comments

10 of the Best Places to Visit by a Gatlinburg Trolley

One of the easiest and most inexpensive ways to get around the town of Gatlinburg is by trolley. Ranging between 50 cents and 2 dollars for each trip, the trolley can take you and your family or friends to a variety of different Gatlinburg hotspots. Here are 10 of the best places to visit by a Gatlinburg Trolley. Great Smoky Mountains National Park Running from June to October, the Tan Route of the Gatlinburg trolley system goes through Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Costing $2.00 round trip for each...

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