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Top Things To Do During Your Smoky Mountains Spring Vacation

Posted by on Mar 10, 2017 in Categories: Activities, Arts, Blog, Crafts, Gatlinburg, Great Smoky Mountains, Hiking, Spring, Traveling, Vacation, Wildflowers | 0 comments

Top Things To Do During Your Smoky Mountains Spring Vacation

The Great Smoky Mountains area is an exceptional destination to experience the beauty, color, and rebirth of spring. As temperatures rise and the frost-covered ground thaws, hundreds of flowering plants begin to bloom and wildlife emerges from winter resting places. Spring is a wonderful time to experience a more serene Smoky Mountains, as the land starts to awaken before the busy summer tourist season arrives. During spring, you will find comfortable temperatures in Great Smoky Mountains National Park, offering...

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Best Places to See the Amazing Smoky Mountains Sunset and Sunrise

Posted by on Feb 8, 2017 in Categories: Activities, Blog, Gatlinburg, Great Smoky Mountains, Traveling, Vacation | 0 comments

Best Places to See the Amazing Smoky Mountains Sunset and Sunrise

There is nothing quite like the beauty of a sunrise or sunset, and this is especially true of the Smoky Mountains area. Although the mountains can often block the gorgeous red and orange hues of daybreak and dusk, there are many locations that provide the perfect vantage point for an excellent view of these events. Some of these locations are easy to get to. All you need to do is park your car, sit back, and enjoy. Others are more of a challenge with steep hiking trails, but you will be well rewarded for your...

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Everything to Know for Oktoberfest Gatlinburg

Posted by on Sep 19, 2016 in Categories: Blog, Festival, Gatlinburg, Great Smoky Mountains, Music | 0 comments

Everything to Know for Oktoberfest Gatlinburg

Arriving in Gatlinburg, TN for Oktoberfest is one of the best ways to experience fall in the Smoky Mountains. The leaves are changing yet there is still a hint of warmth in the air; summer still lingers and the air is still fresh, inviting you to step outside. The sun is beginning to set earlier yet the cider mills are opening up and there’s always the excitement of pumpkin style beers and heavier fall foods that are comforting and nice to eat as the seasons begin to change. At Oktoberfest Gatlinburg there is a...

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It’s All About the 5th Annual Smoky Mountains Songwriters Festival

Posted by on Aug 8, 2016 in Categories: Blog, Concert, Festival, Gatlinburg, Great Smoky Mountains, Music | 0 comments

It’s All About the 5th Annual Smoky Mountains Songwriters Festival

Gear up for a great experience! The 2016 5th Annual Smoky Mountains Songwriters Festival is about to get under way beginning Wednesday, August 24th through Sunday, August 28th. Based on previous years festivals, this is guaranteed to be another great time for everyone. Four days of free live music in the downtown Gatlinburg, Tennessee area featuring more than 120 shows will be celebrated by visitors. What is the Smoky Mountains Songwriters Festival? The festival sponsored by the Gatlinburg Convention and Visitors...

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Hiking In The Smokies This Summer

Posted by on May 16, 2016 in Categories: Blog, Gatlinburg, Great Smoky Mountains, Hiking | 0 comments

Hiking In The Smokies This Summer

Summer is the time when people want to get out and enjoy the warm weather. Many people want to strap on their hiking boots and hit the trails. Hiking in The Smokies is a wonderful place to enjoy a hike alone or with friends. There is nothing like crisp mountain air, a plethora of green, and meandering mountain streams to re-energize the spirit. If you hike high enough on the trails you will be able to see the clouds that linger in the valleys, giving the mountains their ‘smoky’ appearance. The Great...

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The Annual Spring Wildflower Pilgrimage in The Smokies

Posted by on Apr 8, 2016 in Categories: Blog, Gatlinburg, Great Smoky Mountains, Spring, Wildflowers | 0 comments

The Annual Spring Wildflower Pilgrimage in The Smokies

The arrival of spring is a big deal in the Great Smoky Mountains. Each year from March until June, Gatlinburg and the surrounding towns kick off Smoky Mountain Springfest. For nature-lovers all around, the annual Spring Wildflower Pilgrimage in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park gives you a close-up view of this unique land and the creatures that call it home. Spring Wildflower Pilgrimage: Years of Journeying Through Nature The first Spring Wildflower Pilgrimage was held in April of 1951 and even then drew a...

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