Category Archives: Advice

Smoky Mountain Waterfalls

As temperatures begin to warm up, we’re all going to be itching to get out of the house we’ve been cooped up in all winter! Although Gatlinburg is most commonly associated with the spectacular mountains that surround it, other natural wonders also call this city home. Among these are a series of waterfalls that provide proper incentive for any visitor to explore the area. Most of the falls are the culmination of a sometimes difficult hike, but are always worth it in the end. Here are just a few of the waterfalls that the Smokies have to offer: Laurel Falls

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Valentine’s Day Packages

Sometimes there’s so much pressure put on making Valentine’s Day spectacular that when it comes down to coming up with the perfect plans or romantic ideas we draw complete blanks. It’s like our brains just shut down. How can this Valentine’s Day be an unforgettable one? You should definitely start by booking a romantic getaway in one of our cabins in Gatlinburg or Pigeon Forge. If that just doesn’t seem like enough, you’re in luck! Cabins for You offers a variety of vacation packages to enhance your stay. Here are just a few of our offerings: A Full Romance Weekend

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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. Before you read on we would like to

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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! The first step to preparing your pet-friendly trek to Pigeon

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Tips, Gear & Top Hiking Trails in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park

The Great Smoky Mountains of Gatlinburg, Tennessee are scenic, serene, and exciting - brimming with opportunities for outdoor fun. Hiking is among those outdoor favorites, and with waterfalls, wildflowers, wildlife, and stunning mountain views, a hike in and around the Great Smoky Mountains National Park is an incredibly rewarding experience.  But because of sometimes unpredictable weather, stirring wildlife, and the nuances of the landscape, it's important that hikers of all skill levels be prepared. We have 8 simple DOs and DON'Ts to help make your hiking experience in the Smokies one to remember - in all the best ways. Then

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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. Trolley Ride of Lights: Now through January 30, there is a new ride in downtown Gatlinburg. This is a guided trolley ride of the beautiful Gatlinburg Winter

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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. [caption id="attachment_233" align="alignright" width="175" caption="Christmas in Gatlinburg TN"][/caption] Walking through the beautiful downtown

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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. Here are some reasons for you and your

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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. Whether you’re coming to Gatlinburg on a honeymoon or bringing a large group, you’ll want to plan your Gatlinburg transportation before you come. Some factors that may

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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

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