Hiking In The Smoky Mountains

Everyone can enjoy hiking in the Great Smoky Mountains. There are more than 900 miles of trails and 500,000 acres of land. Take joy in the wonders of nature in every season. Here are some great hiking tips and acclaimed trails. Hiking Tips: Be prepared for a range of temperatures & conditions Wear the correct footwear of boots to support the ankles Always bring rain gear Stay on the designated trails & retrace steps when lost Cross streams carefully Bears are...

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Zipline Tours at Adventure Park

Interested in a thrilling new experience? In the heart of the Great Smoky Mountains is Adventure Park at Five Oaks – featuring an exhilarating zipline tour. Zipline is one of the fastest growing attractions. Be prepared to spend two hours of adrenaline-pumping excitement as you zip, fly, and soar through the canopy of trees at speeds up to 50mph. To start off there will be a safety demonstration with the certified tour guides. For safety, participants wear gloves, a...

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Smoky Mountain Harvest Festival

Come to the Smoky Mountains Harvest Festival! Watch as the Smoky Mountains transform with fall’s vibrant colors, and enjoy a variety of seasonal events. The Harvest Festival began September 1st, and it will continue until October 31st. The county-wide celebration includes special shows and attractions. Numerous craftspeople are here to demonstrate their skills, answer questions, and sell their beautiful artwork. Featuring an array of craft shows, live music, and artistic...

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Gatlinburg Shark Race

Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies is proud to sponsor the Great Gatlinburg Shark Race on Saturday, September 25. Join the entertainment at the Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies Plaza. Live entertainment, food, and the opportunity to win amazing prizes. For $10 a ticket There will be many amazing prizes. Starting at 3pm, weather permitting, 15,000 rubber sharks will be launched from the Christus Gardens Bridge into the Little Pigeon River. The first several rubber sharks to...

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Creekstone Inn- New Amenities

Creekstone Inn has recently been re-decorated with impressive and essential amenities. Come and see what’s new with Smoky Mountain Resorts! Our standard two queen rooms are far from standard now! From eye-catching new Dynex flat screen TV’s, to the ultimate comfort of pillow-top mattress pads. The ideal new glass bedside table and lamps set off the rooms beautifully. Noticeably more light altogether with your choice of settings. These semi-divided rooms are separated...

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