Adventure & Thrills – My Bear Foot Cabins

Helicopter Tours in the Smoky Mountains

(WEBSITE LINKS IN BOLD, GREEN PRINT) Scenic Helicopter Tours Scenic Helicopter Tours was founded in 1972 and is a second generation, family owned and operated helicopter tour company. They take pride in providing exceptional experiences and life-long memories of the beautiful area in which they live. The crew is an award-winning team that is second … Read more

Snow in the Smoky Mountains

Snow is in the forecast for my trip – what should I do? You never go out without checking the weather.  Seeing snow in the forecast for your vacation isn’t a reason to cancel a trip to the Smoky Mountains.  While every season is beautiful here, seeing the mountains blanketed in a fluffy snow is … Read more

Cades Cove Hiking

(Website links are in bold, green print) Cades Cove is a favorite destination for many people visiting the Smokies with its broad, lush, green valley surround by mountains, including history and wildlife. Many choose to drive, walk or bike the 11-mile, one-way loop road that circles the cove. But there are also hiking trails. Along the … Read more

Moonshine Mountain Coaster

(Website Link is in bold, green print) Moonshine Mountain Coaster is Gatlinburg’s FIRST and NEWEST mountain coaster offering a unique, family-friendly thrill ride that puts you in the driver’s seat, literally! The single or double rider cars coast down the beautiful Smoky Mountains where you can enjoy the beautiful views at speeds up to 30 … Read more

Tennessee Mountain Paintball

(Website link is in bold, green print) Tennessee Mountain Paintball is a locally owned business geared towards families and groups. There are many courses with attention to detail and layout to provide the best excitement for your particular group. Regular paintball session:Daily entrance fee includes all-day compressed air!First reservations must have at least 4 players. … Read more

Rowdy Bear Ridge

(Website links to Rowdy Bear Ridge in in Bold, Green Print) At Rowdy Bear Ridge Adventure Park in Pigeon Forge, you can zoom downhill or sail through the air for a wild day. SHOOT LASERS WHILE YOU RIDE A COASTER Ride a roller coaster and play laser tag at the same time on the Alpine … Read more

Soaky Mountain Waterpark

(Website link to Soaky Mountain Waterpark is in bold, green print) Plan ahead for a sliding, splashing summer at Soaky Mountain Water Park! The park, open May through September, is family fun with thrills for every age. Older kids and adults experience gravity-defying flights, shot into the air on the water park’s most challenging rides. … Read more

Ropes Courses in Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge

There are several Ropes Courses in the Smoky Mountains area around Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge. Many of them are part of larger networks of ziplines, sky bridges and play areas in the tree tops, with net tubes, swings and actual tree houses. Some of these are in the trees, some are on framework structures, and … Read more

Tours by Stella … Hiking Tours in the Great Smoky Mountains

(LINKS FOR STELLA ARE IN BOLD, GREEN PRINT) Contact Stella to reserve a tour: Call or Text: (845) 216.9529Email: Info@Toursbystella.comOr FB PM: https://www.facebook.com/ToursByStellaWebsite: https://smokymountainhikes.com Be sure to include the date for your desired reservation and the number of people in your group. Tour Prices:2.5 hours – $38 per person + tax3.5 hours – $48 per … Read more

Nantahala Outdoor Center

(WEBSITE LINK IN BOLD PRINT) Nantahala Outdoor Center Nantahala Outdoor Center has everything you’ll need for an adventure in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park! Whether you could use a jacket, boots, hats, gloves, or some hiking advice, you’ll find it at NOC. Kids will love exploring the NOC store, which features a swinging rope bridge, … Read more

Harper Brothers Mountain in Wears Valley Tennessee

(WEBSITE LINKS IN BOLD PRINT) The Hawk Skylift Experience amazing views of the Smokies and reach new heights riding The Hawk Skylift In Wears Valley, TN! A roundtrip ride is a minimum of 30 minutes, and you’ll rockers and swings, as well as complimentary Moon Pies and Water in the Hawk’s Nest at the top. … Read more

SkyFly: Soar America

(WEBSITE LINK IN BOLD PRINT) SkyFly The reviews have been amazing!! Take part in the SkyFly adventure at The Island in Pigeon Forge. The Great Smoky Mountains and surrounding areas have something for everyone and this family ‘excursion’ will not disappoint. Soar America is a Dynamic Attraction flying theater where guests will experience a feeling … Read more

ATV, UTV and Jeep Tours in the Smoky Mountains

(WEBSITE LINKS IN BOLD PRINT) Turn up the excitement and discover riding an All-Terrain Vehicle (ATV) in the Smoky Mountains. Ride through streams, rock formations, and steep mountain ridges for an outdoor adventure you won’t forget. Bluff Mountain AdventuresCome and drive one of our ATVs or UTVs on the bluff. Bluff Mountain Adventures offers guided … Read more

Horseback Riding in the Smoky Mountains

(WEBSITE LINKS IN BOLD PRINT) Gatlinburg Horseback RidingExploring the Great Smoky Mountains on horseback is one of the most breathtaking experiences in the United States. The area has a host of wildlife and picturesque mountain scenery. Smoky Mountain Riding Stables Smoky Mountain Riding Stables is an authorized concessionaire of the National Park Service. The staff helps … Read more

Gatlinburg’s Space Needle

(WEBSITE LINK IS IN BOLD PRINT) The Gatlinburg Space Needle is an all steel observation tower served by two elevators with a capacity of 20 people. Ride the glass elevator over 400 feet and step out to a breathtaking 360 degree view of the Great Smoky Mountains. The Smokies are best known as the home of … Read more

Cades Cove Riding Stables

(WEBSITE LINK IN BOLD PRINT) Horseback Riding at Cades Cove Riding Stables Cades Cove Riding Stables in Cades Cove, TN offer vacationers to the Smokies some of the most pristine scenery in the entire Great Smokies National Park, while on horseback. The stables in Cades Cove, Tennessee are the only Smoky Mountain riding stables allowed … Read more

Pigeon Forge Go Kart Tracks

(WEBSITE LINKS IN BOLD PRINT) Pigeon Forge has a large selection of go-kart tracks in the Tennessee Smoky Mountains. It certain you’ll find the ride you’re looking for. Adventure Raceway Pigeon Forge2945 Parkway, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863(865) 428-2971http://adventureraceway.com Adventure Raceway is a woody coaster style go-kart track. You will climb this multi-tiered track, then you … Read more

Beyond the Lens!

(WEBSITE LINK IN BOLD, GREEN PRINT) Beyond the Lens! keeps your family entertained for hours. The attraction is virtual reality and that features hidden items that is only located through your phone app. There are countless things you never thought of to interact with. You can walk the red carpet with paparazzi taking your picture. … Read more

Flyaway Indoor Skydiving in Pigeon Forge

(WEBSITE LINK IN BOLD PRINT) Pigeon Forge is home to America’s first skydiving simulator since 1983, Flyaway Indoor Skydiving. This vertical wind tunnel was developed to train body control while skydiving. Now anyone can experience body flight – and it’s a fun experience. Body flight at Flyaway involves ‘floating’ in a wind tunnel that keeps you … Read more

Best Motorcycle Rides in the Smoky Mountains

(WEBITE LINKS IN BOLD PRINT) Spring and Summer is for bikers, and that means it’s time to get that ride out of the garage and on the road. Across Tennessee and North Carolina in the Smokies are rides including Tail of the Dragon, Blue Ridge Parkway and Cherohala Skyway. Your can stay in a cabin … Read more

Gatlinburg SkyLift Park

(WEBSITE LINKS ARE IN BOLD, GREEN PRINT) The Gatlinburg SkyLift Park has added more attractions that will make you want to ride this Gatlinburg tradition! In addition to the SkyLift, visitors can walk across the Gatlinburg SkyBridge and relax on the SkyDeck. After riding to the top on the Gatlinburg SkyLift, you will exit onto the SkyDeck … Read more

Smoky Mountain Alpine Coasters

(WEBSITE LINKS TO VENUES ARE IN BOLD PRINT) Alpine coasters in the Smokies can give you thrills for the entire family! The area has numerous alpine coasters. There are mountain coasters in Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg that provide exciting experiences. Smoky Mountain Alpine Coaster Rated one of the best alpine coasters in the Smokies is … Read more

Tubing and Rafting in the Smoky Mountains

(WEBSITE LINKS ARE IN BOLD PRINT) When looking for 3-season excitement in the Great Smoky Mountains, tubing and white-water rafting are the answer. You can cruise down the river giggling and lazily relaxing with friends and family, or rush through white water, heart racing and laughing to get through – the Smoky Mountains has everything … Read more

Best Ziplines in the Smoky Mountains

(WEBSITE LINKS ZIP LINES ARE IN BOLD PRINT) With countless zip line options available, it might be hard to decide where to go. Here is a list of some of the best places to zipline in the Smoky Mountains. CLIMB Works Smoky Mountains CLIMB Works Smoky Mountains has been the top-rated zipline in Tennessee for many … Read more