Gatlinburg

Best Time To Visit Gatlinburg
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Best Time To Visit Gatlinburg

Gatlinburg is a great destination year-round. We’re here every month, so here are our recommendations! We love visiting Gatlinburg anytime, even during the winter. But if we could pick one time to visit Gatlinburg, it would be late spring. The Smoky Mountains look beautiful, and the temperatures make exploring the outdoors comfortable. And the crowds aren’t…

Gatlinburg has an Abandoned Theme Park called Fun Mountain

Gatlinburg has an Abandoned Theme Park called Fun Mountain

Gatlinburg still has the abandoned remains from Fun Mountain Theme Park visible from town. Fun Mountain, an abandoned theme park in Gatlinburg, TN, closed its doors in 2000 after financial struggles. The park once had rides like bumper cars, which can still be seen but are now overtaken by nature. Remains We first noticed this park while looking out…

Margaritaville Resort Gatlinburg Review

Margaritaville Resort Gatlinburg Review

We always recommend downtown Gatlinburg (or a cabin) to families heading to the Smoky Mountains for the first time. If you’re staying downtown and looking for a newer hotel, Margaritaville Resort in Gatlinburg is in one of the best locations. Here’s our review from our last of several stays in this resort. Key Takeaways Overview…

Gatlinburg Vs Pigeon Forge: Our Recommendation
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Gatlinburg Vs Pigeon Forge: Our Recommendation

Picking Gatlinburg or Pigeon Forge as a base is one of the top questions we get. Both towns are in the Smoky Mountains, so you’ve already made a great choice! And even if you pick the wrong town, you’re less than 30 minutes away from the other one. Even though these cities are close, they’re different….