3 Myths of Whitewater Rafting

Let’s throw a twist on the common cliche and say, “Don’t judge an experience based on its most popular video on social media.” That sounds about right, right?! You might see the viral videos that involve “extreme” rafting adventures as you scroll through your feed. However, these videos don’t exactly paint the most accurate portrait of […]

Why the Smokies are the Perfect Team Building Destination

Amidst the scenic views of the Smoky Mountains, the many opportunities and attractions in the Smokies can provide effective team building experiences and spark camaraderie. Whether it’s a work team, sports team, or youth group, the Smokies have an attraction for everyone! Smoky Mountain River Rat: Tubing & Whitewater Rafting Smoky Mountain River Rat Whitewater […]

5 Things To Do on a Rainy Day in the Smokies

It sounds disastrous. Just as you are enjoying your summer vacation in the Smokies, rain starts pouring down, spoiling your plans. Well, the Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge area is full of things to do, activities, and adventures perfectly suited to a rainy afternoon. Take a look at some of our suggestions on how to spend […]

The Leaves, They Are a Changin’

It’s almost September; soon the temperatures will start to fall, scarves will come out of the back of the closet, and it will be acceptable to have pumpkin-flavored everything! If you’re like us, one of the most exciting things about fall is that the leaves begin to change. Leaf watching is one of the most […]

An Outdoorsy Family Getaway in the Smoky Mountains

It’s no secret that the Smoky Mountains are a breathtaking place to visit. With the area’s natural beauty, wildlife, and hiking trails, it is a prime vacation destination for families who love the great outdoors. However, there is more to the Smokies than just mountains – there is an abundance of thrilling (and relaxing!) outdoor […]

What Makes Great Smoky Mountains National Park So Popular?

Not only is Great Smoky Mountain National Park is a major landmark for people in the Southeast, but it is also the most visited national park in the entire country. According to National Geographic, the Great Smoky Mountain National Park drew more than 10 million visitors last year, which was more than double the number […]

Weddings in the Smoky Mountains

The Ultimate Adventure: Smoky Mountain Style Webster defines adventure as an undertaking usually involving danger and unknown risks an exciting or remarkable experience an enterprise involving financial risk I can think of a number of things to fit these definitions, can’t you? The Smoky Mountains are home to lots of adventurous activities like whitewater rafting […]