Top 10 Things to Do in the Smoky Mountains
things to do in the smoky mountains

The Smoky Mountains is one of the most popular travel destinations in the United States. In fact, more than 11 million people visited the Smoky Mountains in 2017. The Smoky Mountains are by far the most popular national park. Nearly 7 million more people visited the mountains spanning from North Carolina to Tennessee than the […]

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What to Look for When Booking Cabins Near Dollywood
cabins near dollywood

Are you thinking about taking a trip to Dollywood? With the exciting rides and fun attractions, it’s tough to beat a visit to Dollywood and a great vacation with the family. Plus, with the new Wildwood Grove expansion in 2019 there’s even more park to enjoy! One of the best ways to experience the park and […]

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Fall Foliage in the Smoky Mountains

Autumn is right around the corner and brings both a beautiful and busy time to the Great Smoky Mountains.  It’s the annual show of colors in the fall that attract sightseers in huge numbers to the area.  As the summer comes to an end, the green pigments in the leaves of nearly 250 species of […]

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Gatlinburg Tennessee in The Great Smoky Mountains rolls out free trolley service for the summer!
Gatlinburg Trolley Free

For another summer, the City of Gatlinburg is offering free trolley service to summer visitors along the length of the Parkway during the peak visiting season.  Visitors and local residents can board the specifically designated trolleys at numerous stops along the Parkway at no charge.  The shuttle service extends from traffic light #1 at the […]

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Dollywood Pigeon Forge, Tennessee – Summerlong Extended Operating Hours with Nightly Fireworks, Season-Long Marquee of New Shows Lead the Biggest Entertainment Year In Dollywood’s 28-Year History
Dollywood

From spring’s Cirque Shanghai to Dollywood’s A Christmas Carol, and The Great American Summer in between, Dollywood’s award-winning entertainment takes center stage. Pigeon Forge, TN – March 2013 / Hospitality 1ST / Dollywood treats its 2013 guests to more shows and more time to enjoy them as the Smoky Mountains theme park introduces a spectacular […]

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Annual Great Smoky Mountain Spring Wildflower Pilgrimage
Spring Wildflower Pilgrimage

“The pilgrims are coming! The pilgrims are coming!” Join the Spring Wildflower Pilgrimage’s enthusiastic participants April 24-27 in Gatlinburg.  Activities during the much-anticipated event.  Included are educational hikes, motorcades, photography tours, and indoor programs, all celebrating the flora, fauna, and cultural history of Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The wide variety of events on the […]

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