Whether you are looking for a Smoky Mountain getaway with spectacular mountain views, privacy or seclusion, a cozy hideaway, romantic honeymoon or anniversary cabin, a couples retreat or a family vacation rental, we have you covered at Great Smoky Escapes!!! Breathe the fresh mountain air and make your escape to the mountains today! We want you to come back! And we believe you will!!
Great Smoky Mountains National Park boasts around 10 million visits per year and it is the most visited national park in the United States! There is no fee to visit Great Smoky Mountains National Park and there never will be. It was established in 1934 and officially dedicated by President Franklin Delano Roosevelt in 1940. With 522,419 acres it is one of the largest protected areas in the eastern US. There are 2115 miles of streams, (all streams are open for fishing) 850 miles of hiking trails, and 12 popular waterfalls within its boundaries. The main park entrances are located along U.S. Highway 441 (Newfound Gap Road) at the towns of Gatlinburg, Tennessee and Cherokee, North Carolina. Other entrances are located in Townsend and Wears Valley, TN. More Info
Incredible family oriented attractions from white water rafting, river tubing, zip lines, llama treks, zorbs, horsebackriding, mountain coasters, river tubing, snowboarding, skiing, year around ice skating, dinner theaters, live entertainment, Aquarium, arts and crafts communities, shopping, hiking, fishing, birdand wildlife watching, motor tours, hot air balloon rides, wildflower pilgrimages, waterfalls, carriage rides, festivals, Gatlinburg space needle, Mountain trams, beautiful Winterfest, trolleys, golf, go-karts, helicopter rides, Dollywood, water parks, swinging bridges, arcades, wineries, caves, casino, or just getting your feet wet in a mountain stream. The list goes on so there is something for everyone to do here. More Info
There's a lot to do at Ober Gatlinburg including alpine slide, mountain coaster, year around ice skating, skiing, snowboarding, snow tubing, Aerial Tram, scenic mountain chairlift, kiddie rides, wildlife encounter, arcade, mini golf, Shops at Ober, dining and cafes. More Info
The largest group of independent artisans in North America. This historic 8-mile loop has been designated a Tennessee Heritage Arts & Crafts Trail. Established in 1937, these artisans whittle, paint, sew, cast, weave and carve to create original collectibles such as candles, baskets, quilts, brooms, pottery, jewelry, dolls, ceramics, scrimshaw, silver smithing, leather, stained glass, wearable fashions, fine photography, frameable art, oils, watercolors, and also restaurants, cafes, tea room, soda fountain and candy shops. More Info