The word “Free” is always an eye catcher, and I plan to indulge some information on free things to do in Gatlinburg since you were probably drawn here by my clever word choice. With that being said the reality is that nothing is ever really free; however, I know of some virtually free things you and your fellow vacationers can partake in while visiting.
Since Gatlinburg is nestled right in the Great Smoky Mountains it should be obvious that you are sharing this beautiful region with a plethora of animal life. I’ve heard so many families talk about the adults and children alike keeping their eyes peeled for a bear sighting. Visitors may be curious as to where the most likely places are to encounter these animals in safe, controlled environments. While proper safety precautions should always be taken into consideration when approaching the wildlife of the area, there are a few spots, both controlled and open, around the city where bear and other animals can be encountered.
April is a wonderful time in The Great Smoky Mountains. There are all sorts of activities to get you out and about in the wonderful spring air. A few of the events you can take part in while visiting the Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge area are listed below:
Let me play out a scenario: You’ve just finished exploring the beautiful sights and sounds of Gatlinburg and you’re ready to relax with a yummy treat. When your sweet tooth calls, you can always listen in Gatlinburg. Shift your focus to one of the city’s many candy and sweets shops. These locations are especially loved by younger children. Stopping by the local candy stops is a nice tradition to start with the family. If tradition isn’t enough, maybe the fact that many of the stores in the area feature homemade treats ensuring that you get an authentic taste of Gatlinburg will be! Here are some places we recommend visiting:
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:
We Love Giving Stuff Away to Our Fans! Here’s the New Scoop, We’re Giving Away 2 Kindles.
It is no surprise that Valentine’s Day can be one of the most stressful holidays of the year. From crowded Hallmark stores to the overbooked florists, February 14th can be a day that simply makes you want to pull your hair out. This year make the dreaded holiday an exception by avoiding chocolates and flowers and spending a relaxing weekend in Gatlinburg or Pigeon Forge, Tennessee instead. Believe us – your sweetie will thank you.
Cabins For You held our second annual photo contest and we’ve picked a winner! There were almost 300 pictures entered. Our staff had a hard time narrowing down the winners because there were so many great entries but our Facebook fans commented and “liked” to help us choose who would walk away with the grand prize. There were so many great pictures we added two prizes to the list of first, second, and third place so that there were 5 total prizes awarded.
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:
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.