Experience the Beauty of the Smokies from Home
Max Patch and the Smoky Mountains

If you’re dreaming of the Smoky Mountains right now, we can help! We need to be creative when it comes to dealing with our cabin fever, spring fever and the bite of the travel bug. We looked into Facebook Live events, Webcams and virtual visits to help you enjoy the Great Smoky Mountains from afar […]

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Cheap Eats in Gatlinburg
A woman counting American money

Everyone loves a good deal, but sometimes a good deal can be hard to find when you come to one of the most visited places in the country!  Gatlinburg is well-known as a vacation destination for families and couples here on the east coast.  Often times, busy tourist towns can be known for their high […]

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Free Things to Do in Pigeon Forge
A woman counting American money

One of the best qualities about nature and a natural vacation setting such as in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park is that a lot of what you can do is FREE! There are so many things to do and see in the Pigeon Forge area that are free or inexpensive. Here are nine of […]

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The Best Summer Wildflowers in the Smokies
Gregory Bald looking down into Cades Cove.

Summer blooms are starting to show up here in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.  While the low elevations have seen many beautiful flowers come and go, the high elevations are just getting started!   There are many reasons to visit the high elevations of the Smoky Mountains in the summer months.  In fact, we […]

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Secret Spots of the Smokies
Great Smoky Mountains National Park entrance

With over 11.4 million annual visitors, the Great Smoky Mountains National Park is the most visited national park in the country – seeing as many visitors as Yellowstone and the Grand Canyon combined!  A popular national park can sometimes mean big crowds during busy times of year. If you’re looking to see the park and […]

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