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Where Do We Stay?

Where do we stay? When planning our family vacations, this question always pops up after we decide where we are going and how we are getting there. Luckily, Pigeon Forge has many great options to choose from and we have never been…

Campfire Tips for The Smokies

Camping in the Smokies is a favorite pastime for people that visit from all across the nation. The thrill of exploring the wilderness and sitting next to a campfire is something many families cherish. Campfires are great but they do pose…

Tourist Tuesday: August 13

The Andleton family from Shelby, North Carolina has crossed over the Smoky Mountains into Pigeon Forge to be our guests for Tourist Tuesday this week! “We live closer to the Eastern side of the state,” said Mr. Andleton, the lone man of the…

GSMNP Announces New Backcountry Camping Policy

Change is coming for those planning to camp in the backcountry of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park starting in 2013. Reservations and permits for backcountry campsites will now be available 24/7 online. There will also be a new $4…