Gatlinburg TN Area Information

Monday, September 17, 2007

Smoky Mountain Harvest Festival

It’s that time of year again when the leaves are changing colors and the weather is just right. If your thinking of fall then you’ve got it right! Experience the beautiful fall foliage that Gatlinburg has to offer. This is the best time to rent a cabin and experience the Smoky Mountain Harvest Festival.
Many fall activities are going on but one you won’t want to miss is the Smoky Mountain Harvest Festival. During September 14 - October 31 the areas of Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge and neighboring Sevierville will be hosting the Smoky Mountain Harvest Festival. Take in the fall foliage as these areas have crafts and live entertainment for you. Enjoy all the fun that the towns have to offer plus the scenery of the green, yellows, reds and oranges of the leaves during this season. There will be craft shows, contests, pumpkin displays, sidewalk sales, concerts, and much more! While enjoying all the things that the friendly townspeople set up for your entertainment don’t forget to look around at all the mums and other flowers located around the towns.

If this sounds like fun for you and your loved ones then call a Cabins For You rental specialist today. Tell them you want a cabin with all the beautiful scenery of the fall foliage and feel the crisp air surrounding you.

Wednesday, September 12, 2007

Gatlinburg TN - Fall Color

Fall color in Gatlinburg Tennessee is the best time of the year. All the reds, yellows, greens, and browns in the foliage of the Smoky Mountains makes a perfect setting for a vacation to Gatlinburg TN. Starting in about October and continuing through early December the leaves of all the shrubs and trees start changing colors to make a magnificent collage. If we had to guess, we would say that the peak time for seeing fall color in Gatlinburg TN is mid November. Although it depends some on the first frost, mid November is the ideal time for seeing the height of fall color.

If you are interested in vacationing to Gatlinburg during fall color season, you might want to consider renting a cabin as soon as possible. Although there is a building influx of Gatlinburg cabin rentals which might make it appear easier to book last minute, this is not the case during certain parts of the year. Besides the summer time, the next most visited time to Gatlinburg is during fall color. Despite the large number of cabins in Gatlinburg, the demand for cabins seems to out way the supply of cabins. There are certain times of the year that booking last minute in hopes of a deal are very possible, but the chance of this happening in fall color is very unlikely.

Booking the right cabin will help make viewing fall color more enjoyable. I have looked through our Gatlinburg cabins and decided to label a few of them as "Fall Color Friendly." Most of the ones that I list our private with a view of the mountains. However, I think that I included a few on the Little Pigeon River because of the atmosphere fall color will create on the river.

Thursday, September 06, 2007

Gatlinburg Tennessee and Thanksgiving

So I know that it is a little early, but I wanted to make sure that everyone books the right Gatlinburg cabin for this spectacular American holiday called Thanksgiving. Thanksgiving is one of the most popular holidays in Gatlinburg TN. It seems to get more crowded every year. I guess the cool crisp air and great fall foliage makes for a great setting. There is no better place to spend the Thanksgiving holidays than in the beautiful Smoky Mountains and Gatlinburg TN. There are plenty of things to do in the Smokies during the holidays. To help with the atmosphere the community decorates the local stores with the fall décor. These things are what make Gatlinburg such a great place to be during Thanksgiving.
I bet you are still wondering why I am writing this article so early in the beginning of the fall season. I believe that if you are not proactive in reserving a cabin for Thanksgiving, most of the cabins (not just the best cabins) will be booked for this holiday. If you are at all considering going to Gatlinburg with your family for Thanksgiving, please start looking (and booking) within the next few days. Our cabins, like most rentals in Gatlinburg, are going to continue to book fast. Nothing can ruin a vacation like booking the wrong cabin because of lack of inventory. So go ahead and call Cabins For You and reserve one of our cabins before it is too late.