white tailed deer

Top 7 Smoky Mountain Animals You Might See on Your Visit

The Smoky Mountains are known for a wide variety of animals. There are over 65 species of mammals, hundreds of bird varieties, and more than 80 types of reptiles and amphibians. We want to tell you about these creatures and where you are likely to see them in the national park. Here are the top…

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5 Things You May Not Know About the Great Smoky Mountains

The Great Smoky Mountains are a place full of history and all kinds of amazing creatures and places. If you’ve ever been here before, you may have learned a lot about the area. We want to share some things you may not know about the Smokies with you. Here are 5 things you may not…

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gregory bald in the smoky mountains

Top 5 Wildflower Hikes in the Smoky Mountains You Need to Explore

When the warmer months come around, everyone wants to get out and explore the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. What better way to see spring than to go on wildflower hikes in the Smoky Mountains? There are a ton of trails, but we want to share the top ones where you will see wildflowers! Here…

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Top 4 Reasons Why You Should Hike the Gatlinburg Trail

If you enjoy hiking, you will be glad to know we are just minutes away from the trailhead for the Gatlinburg Trail! This 1.9 mile scenic trail is relatively flat and is perfect for all skill levels. It leads directly to Sugarlands Visitor Center within the Great Smoky Mountains National Park! Here are the top…

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cades cove loop road

Top 6 Reasons Why You Should Drive the Cades Cove Loop

The Cades Cove Loop is one of the most traveled roads in the whole Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Riding around in this area of the park is unlike any other experience, and if you’ve never done it, you should the next time you’re in town! Here are the top 6 reasons why you should…

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Gatlinburg and the Smoky Mountains.

4 Trails Where You Should Go Hiking Near Gatlinburg

When you visit the Smoky Mountains, you may want to one of the most popular activities in the park: hiking! With over 800 miles of hiking trails throughout the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, you definitely have plenty of trails to choose from! Staying in one of our cabins puts you close to trails where…

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5 Free Things to Do in Gatlinburg and the Smoky Mountains

Everyone loves to find free things to do to save money! While you’re staying with us, you’ll find there’s plenty of free things to do in Gatlinburg and the Smoky Mountains. Look at these 5 free things to do in Gatlinburg and the Smoky Mountains: 1. Hike in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park Unlike…

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Smoky Mountains in the summertime.

5 Fun Outdoor Things to Do in the Smoky Mountains

Are you headed to the Smoky Mountains during the spring or summer? You’ll definitely want to be outdoors if you are! It’s typically warm, and there are plenty of activities to keep you busy and out in the sunshine! Check out these 5 fun outdoor things to do in the Smoky Mountains: 1. Hiking As…

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