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Snow and Traveling Advice

What’s One To Do With All This Snow?

With temperatures under 30 degrees and snow up to six inches high, it’s no wonder people are scrambling to figure out how to enjoy the snow, but if you prepare you can make the most of the beautiful white flakes that fall from the sky and blanket the ground. Coming to Gatlinburg, TN during this winter season? You may want to consider some helpful tips for your travel to Gatlinburg and your stay in of our cabins during this very snowy time of year.

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Pet Friendly Ideas for Pigeon Forge

Pigeon Forge is a hot vacation spot for any family or individual looking to get away from the “everyday” aspects of life. As you prepare for your getaway, however, you may be stuck with one important question – what do you do with the pets? While these animal friends can often be sources of stress themselves, it’s often hard to even consider leaving them behind or in the hands of others. Not to worry, though – Pigeon Forge features many pet-friendly locations for both you and your pets to enjoy!

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10 Dos and Don’ts For Hiking

While hiking in the great outdoors of the Smoky Mountains it is best to come prepared. Hiking can be challenging but if you are equipped with the proper equipment and knowledge you can prove to have a very rewarding experience. To have the most enjoyable hiking experience you should know the 10 dos and don’ts of hiking the Smoky Mountains.

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Celebrate Christmas in Gatlinburg TN

There is no greater time to be in Gatlinburg than Christmas time! Christmases curled up by a roaring fire, inside a rustic cabin, surrounded by family while listening to Granddaddy read the Christmas story are some of my greatest Christmas memories. Not to mention there is always a chance for a white Christmas! For the days that surround that special day, there are many Christmas Spirit bolstering activities to be found in Gatlinburg.

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Christmas Shopping in Gatlinburg TN

Chestnuts roasting on an open fire; inside a warm cabin in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains! If ever there were a perfect winter vacation destination it would be Gatlinburg Tennessee! Our small town of 4,000 comes alive with the Christmas Spirit! Downtown Gatlinburg twinkles with thousands of lights like a lone star fallen on a snowy mountain. Our annual ‘Fantasy of Lights Christmas Parade’ draws over 75,000 visitors, and took home 2nd place in the Kaleidoscope Awards competition during the Southeast Festivals and Events Conference.

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Benefits of Liking us on Facebook

Why Like Cabins For You on Facebook?

Cabins For You is always trying to find ways to connect with friends and fans of our great company and the great mountain cabins on our program. There are many ways that we connect with you, but we’ve gotten really excited about our Facebook page lately. So excited in fact that we’ve gone a little crazy. Our Facebook Page not only offers great information about Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge, and the Smoky Mountains, we’ve also started giving stuff away, holding great contests, and offering killer deals.

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Fun Ways Around Gatlinburg

If you visit Gatlinburg during the busy season you’ll quickly see that transportation is vital to your trip. Most cabins are not within walking distance of the parkway and traffic can get pretty heavy in our little town nestled in the Smoky Mountains. Deciding whether it’s best to park and walk, ride the trolley, or take a cab can be confusing. So, we’ve put together a list of three transportation options in Gatlinburg.

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Tattoo In The Mountains?

Tattoo in Tennessee – Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg Tattoo Studios

Looking for a unique experience in Gatlinburg? While Gatlinburg is a great family vacation location there are some activities that are designated for adults only. On the list of fun adult activities are ATV riding, singing karaoke, visiting wineries, and getting a TATTOO.  It sounds a little crazy, but getting a tattoo in Gatlinburg or Pigeon Forge is an activity that some enthusiastic visitors choose to partake in. The artistic nature and fun atmosphere of a tattoo studio are exactly what some vacationers need to create the perfect memory of time well spent in the Smokies.

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8 Hiking Tips For Your Family Vacation

Hiking is a wonderful exercise and the best way to see the beautiful scenery of the Smoky Mountains is by “hitting the trail”. Whether you want to do a short trail or a long vigorous one you’ll find what you need in the Smoky Mountain National Park. It’s a great way to spend time with your loved ones and getting smaller kids out can really burn some of their energy too. Continue reading


Planning A Smoky Mountain Wedding

The Smoky Mountains are an extremely popular destination for weddings. The beautiful scenery and the abundance of entertainment for wedding guests make the smoky Mountains a great destination for weddings. Couples from all over the world come to the Smoky Mountains to pledge their love to each other. The incredible views alone are a huge reason for weddings to be held in the Smoky Mountains.

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