Great Smoky Mountains

The Fantasy of Lights Christmas Parade, Gatlinburg, Tennessee

November 4, 2022

The Fantasy of Lights Parade in Gatlinburg, Tennessee is often a holiday family tradition for many in East Tennessee. It’s that time of year where the Smoky Mountain area begins to turn in to a Holiday Wonderland. Smoky Mountain Winterfest will be in full swing soon and there are events that the residents and our visitors are sure not to miss. The Fantasy of Lights Parade in Gatlinburg is held on the First Friday of

What’s New and Fun for Autumn 2022?

September 20, 2022

The communities of the Great Smoky Mountains come alive for autumn. It is a very special time and guests from all over the world visit, sometimes annually, to experience the color, the culture and the fun. The attractions and decorations are varied, nothing compares to the show Mother Nature displays in the leaf change throughout the Great Smoky Mountain National Park. The communities decorate, the amusements have special events, the larger attractions have huge seasonal

Townsend Tennessee

Great Smoky Mountain Heritage Museum
August 25, 2022

Townsend Tennessee is such a beautiful part of the Smoky Mountain area. Townsend is also a gateway community to the Great Smoky Mountain National Park. Often called the Peaceful Side of the Smokies, Townsend is visited by many visitors each year, but has a more low key vacation atmosphere with a lot of natural appeal. Cades Cove is the most popular natural attraction in Townsend, Tennessee, however you will also find the Townsend Wye and

Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail – A Photo Journey

August 24, 2022

Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail in Gatlinburg, Tennessee is one of the most beautiful locations in the Smoky Mountains. Follow us as we take a photo journey through this beautiful trail. The Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail begins at Mynatt Park and the corner of Cherokee Orchard Road and Historic Nature Trail Road in Gatlinburg. Follow the road past Mynatt Park and up towards the Twin Creeks area in the National Park and you are

Living in the Mountain Town of Gatlinburg

Gatlinburg Tennessee
August 23, 2022

Living in a “mountain town” can be pretty awesome. Those who come to reside in Gatlinburg find an ever growing and ever changing environment with plenty of recreational opportunities all around. Those who love the outdoors will enjoy the hiking, biking, fishing and more that is readily available in this small community. As gateway to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, the hiking trails are spectacular along with the fishing and biking opps. Do you