See news and articles on the best attractions and things to do in Gatlinburg, TN and the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

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Top 3 Reasons Why You’ll Want to Ride Ripley’s Mountain Coaster in Gatlinburg

Ripley’s family of attractions just got even bigger with the addition of Ripley’s Mountain Coaster, a breathtaking ride where you control the speed of your ride down the mountain! While folks familiar with Gatlinburg’s attractions may recognize this as the former Rowdy Bear Mountain Coaster, it is now under Ripley’s ownership and is better than

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Top 4 Things to Know About Riding the Moonshine Mountain Coaster in Gatlinburg

The Moonshine Mountain Coaster is the newest coaster experience in the Smoky Mountains with a thrilling ride for all ages! Although this attraction was formerly known as the Gatlinburg Mountain Coaster, it has recently reopened with a complete overhaul in theming! The coaster now features a unique moonshine design, as well as track upgrades, new

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9 Things You Have to Do on a Gatlinburg TN Family Vacation

Gatlinburg sees millions of visitors every year, and many of them are families coming to the area for a vacation. You may be wondering what everyone does when they are in town, and we want to share some of the most popular activities with you! Check out these 9 things you have to do on

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All About the Mysterious Mansion in Gatlinburg TN

Do you love all things horror? Then you probably want to do something scary while you’re in Gatlinburg! Thrill seekers of all ages should visit the Gatlinburg Mysterious Mansion! From the minute you see the building, the goosebumps will begin to travel all over your body! There will be no keeping you away from the

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Top 4 Arcades in Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge With Redemption Games

If you have kids who love to play video games, they will be excited to know that there are several awesome arcades just minutes away from our cabin rentals! These arcades not only feature all of the popular video games of today but feature lots of redemption games where you can earn points and trade


Top 4 Axe Throwing Attractions in the Smoky Mountains

One of the newest entertainment trends to sweep the nation is axe throwing, and you will find several attractions in the Smokies where you can check out this exciting sport! The goal of the game is similar to darts, except that you throw axes to hit the bullseye on the target. After just a few

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Everything to Know About Ripley’s Davy Crockett Mini Golf

One of the great Gatlinburg Tennessee attractions is the Ripley’s Davy Crockett Mini Golf course, located on the Parkway at stoplight number 1. When you walk into the entrance, you feel transported to another time period. Log furniture and rustic decorations enhance the “down home” feel of this fantastic Gatlinburg attraction. Choose from two different

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Top 5 Maze Attractions in the Smoky Mountains to Challenge Your Senses

When it comes to the unique maze attractions in the Smokies, getting lost has never been so much fun! This is your chance to see if you have the skills to navigate through a labyrinth of lasers, mirrors, and other obstacles to find your way to the exit! Here are the top 5 maze attractions

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5 Fun Attractions in Gatlinburg That Are Just Minutes Away from Our Cabins

It is no secret that guests love to stay at our cabin rentals for our comfortable accommodations, luxurious amenities and scenic views. However, did you know that we are also only a short drive to the many excellent attractions that Gatlinburg has to offer? Here are 5 fun attractions in Gatlinburg that are just minutes

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3 Exciting Ways to Travel in Gatlinburg TN You Have to Try

If you’ve ever visited popular vacation spots, then you know there are several ways for you to get around town that don’t include your own vehicle, and Gatlinburg is no exception! There are many Gatlinburg transportation options to make your stay easier and more convenient. Here are 3 exciting ways to travel in Gatlinburg TN

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Don’t Miss These 4 Ways to Enjoy the Christmas Lights in Gatlinburg TN

Is there anything more enchanting than seeing the sparkling Christmas lights hung up all around town? It’s probably one of our favorite things about the holiday season in the Smokies. If you and your family want to take a trip to town during your stay at our cabins, one of the best things to do

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Top 3 Reasons You Should Come Visit Gatlinburg, Tennessee

One of the main cities that people love to visit when they come to the Smoky Mountains is Gatlinburg. There are so many draws to the town, including great attractions and beautiful scenery. The next time you are planning on visiting the Smokies, be sure you add Gatlinburg to your list. Here are three reasons