Wild Life in the Great Smoky Mountains

Wild Life in the Great Smoky Mountains

The Great Smoky Mountain National Park proudly preserves a blended but colorful history of human and wildlife. Located between Tennessee and North Carolina, there have been a countless number of species to come and go. Some have even returned to the park after being previously driven out. Today, however, taking a journey around all areas of the land will prove astounding at the sight of such a varied exhibit of nature.
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Best Restaurants In Gatlinburg

Best Restaurants In Gatlinburg

Welcome to Gatlinburg – a foodie’s mountain paradise. Come and savor slow-cooked pit barbecue, the spicy pico de gallo of a great Mexican dish or a juicy blue cheese burger. The vacation-days-to-restaurants ratio is terribly unbalanced with hundreds of delicious options to choose from. You will be woefully outnumbered but hey – give it your best shot anyway.
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4 Valentine Ideas for Your Great Smoky Mountains Trip

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A Great Smoky Valentine’s celebration can be the perfect romantic getaway for you and your significant other. But with so much to do in the area, it may be difficult to pin down a few select activities to celebrate your love. If you’re looking for some Valentine’s ideas in the Great Smoky Mountains, here are four suggestions to get you started.
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Easy Winter Hikes in the Smokies

Easy Winter Hikes in the Smokies

Old-growth forests, wildlife including turkeys, black bears and white-tail deer, and plenty of rugged expanse all make up the Great Smoky Mountains of Tennessee and North Carolina. Over 800-miles of trails wind through the woods, up the steep bluffs and past pristine lakes. Winter hikes are spectacular when snow crunches underfoot and hangs on evergreen limbs.
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Fun Things To Do When Snowed in at a Cabin

Fun Things To Do When Snowed in at a Cabin

Getting snowed in when on a cabin vacation is an experience that virtually all winter travelers have at least once. Even though you may be temporarily unable to drive anywhere, your cozy cabin can be a great part of your personal winter wonderland. Below are some tips to help you enjoy this type of experience and look back on it with a smile:
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Planning your Group Vacation in Gatlinburg

Planning your Group Vacation in Gatlinburg

Gatlinburg, Tennessee, located in the Great Smoky Mountains, is a scenic wonder. Picturesque drives into and through this area prepare you for a great time with friends, families, co-workers, or whoever will share this wonderful vacation.
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Little Known Facts About Gatlinburg, TN

Little Known Facts About Gatlinburg, TN

Gatlinburg, TN is full of quaint shops, great places to eat and plenty of charm for visitors to enjoy. Everyone knows that skiing, shopping and great attractions like the aquarium make this a wonderful place to visit. However, maybe there are a few things you didn’t know about this city settled in the Great Smoky Mountains. Check out these little-known facts:
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Top 5 Things to Do in Gatlinburg This Winter

Top 5 Things to Do in Gatlinburg This Winter

Is there anything more serene than watching snowfall over the forests and mountain peaks? Now, imagine a hot cup of cocoa, a crackling fire and floor-to-ceiling windows to watch it from. The Gatlinburg area of Tennessee has all of this and more for her winter visitors.
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Skiing in Gatlinburg

Skiing in Gatlinburg

Surrounded by mountain ridges on every side, Gatlinburg, Tennessee is one of the Volunteer states’ most-visited year-round tourist destinations, especially during winter months when Tennessee’s only ski resort, Ober Gatlinburg, hosts thousands of winter sports enthusiasts. Gatlinburg’s unique geographical location provides near-perfect conditions for all winter sports activities, and with Knoxville only an hour’s drive away, the region is easily accessible.
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