Summer Activities – Page 2 – My Bear Foot Cabins

THE MOUNTAIN MILE IN PIGEON FORGE

WEBSITE LINKS FOR RESTAURANTS ARE IN BOLD PRINT If you haven’t been to the Mountain Mile in Pigeon Forge, then you need to go the next time you’re in town. This is one of the newest entertainment complexes that has made its way into the Smokies, and you’ll find all kinds of shops, restaurants, and entertainment. … Read more

Who Want’s Ice Cream and Dessert?

WEBSITE LINKS TO ICE CREAM STORES ARE IN BOLD PRINT Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge and Sevierville have some truly fun shops with unique ice cream creations and sweet snacks. Mad Dog’s Creamery and Donuts With Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg locations, Mad Dog’s motto is “Unleash the Sweet.” Along with vanilla, chocolate and strawberry, Mad Dog’s hand-dipped … Read more

Harper Brothers Mountain in Wears Valley Tennessee

WEBSITES: CLICK ON BOLD GREEN 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 … Read more

SHOPPING OFF THE BEATEN PATH IN THE SMOKY MOUNTAINS

WEBSITES: CLICK ON BOLD GREEN PRINT Love to go shopping on vacation? There are many places to shop in Pigeon Forge and the Smoky Mountains. You might find great gifts in unusual shops. Mountain Mile General Store The Mountain Mile General Store has a little bit of everything. You can get souvenirs, t-shirts, sweatshirts, magnets, and more. … Read more

Live Music and Karaoke in Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge and Sevierville

WEBSITES: CLICK ON BOLD, GREEN PRINT It’s not a secret that bluegrass and other forms of country music are almost everywhere in the Smokies. Still, among the many fun things to do in Gatlinburg, you’ll find different genres of music, so everyone in your group is sure to find something appealing. Ole Smoky Moonshine Holler Ole … Read more

SkyFly: Soar America

WEBSITE: CLICK ON BOLD GREEN 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 … Read more

Forge Your Own Knife

(WEBSITE LINKS: CLICK ON BOLD, GREEN PRINT) Iron Mountain Metal Craft Iron Mountain Metal Craft strives to preserve and pass on the knowledge, art, and skills of working metal including blacksmithing & blade-smithing. The passion for metal-smithing is shared with the public. Education is their primary goal. Iron Mountain Metal Craft sponsors a variety of … Read more

Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies

WEBSITES: CLICK ON BOLD GREEN PRINT Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies is a top family-friendly attraction. The Gatlinburg aquarium is full of fascinating things to do that everyone in the family will enjoy. Travel Under the Sea in Shark Lagoon Shark Lagoon is home to so many different types of sea life. You’ll see them all … Read more

ARCADES IN PIGEON FORGE AND GATLINBURG

WEBSITES: CLICK ON BOLD GREEN PRINT People of all ages enjoy playing games and winning points to get prizes. Read to discover some of the best arcades in Pigeon Forge. Lazerport Fun Center Lazerport Fun Center has a 10,000 square foot arcade full of games! You can race against your friends to see who has the … Read more

Axe Throwing in Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge

WEBSITE: CLICK ON BOLD PRINT Whether you are new to it or a pro, axe throwing is a one-of-a-kind experience. You’ll be sure to have an axe-cellent time! Country Roads Axe Co. Country Roads Axe Co. has everything you need from pizza and beer to axe throwing. They offer digitally projected targets and traditional end grain … Read more

Gatlinburg’s Space Needle

WEBSITE: CLICK ON BOLD GREEN 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

WonderWorks in Pigeon Forge

WEBSITE: CLICK ON BOLD GREEN PRINT WonderWorks in Pigeon Forge has so many fun things to experience at this interactive museum. This is a great experience for small children and adults alike. WONDER ZONES There are six Wonder Zones in the WonderWorks museum that shows various kinds of science and art. The first is the … Read more

Free Things To Do in the Smoky Mountains

(WEBSITES: CLICK ON BOLD GREEN PRINT) Everyone likes to go on vacation in the beautiful Smoky Mountains. Fortunately, there are plenty of free things to do in the Smoky Mountains that are both fun and exciting. You will be able to go back home with memorable experiences. Things to Do in Pigeon Forge The Smoky Mountains includes a … Read more

Beyond the Lens!

WEBSITE: CLICK ON 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

Hollywood Star Cars Museum in Gatlinburg

WEBSITE: CLICK ON BOLD GREEN PRINT Movie buffs and car enthusiasts will enjoy the Hollywood Star Cars Museum in Gatlinburg. The Museum is located at 914 Parkway. This collection has more than 40 famous vehicles. View General Lee on TV’s “Dukes of Hazzard” to the original TV Batmobile. There’s also the newer Batmobile used in … Read more

Flyaway Indoor Skydiving in Pigeon Forge

WEBSITE: CLICK ON 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

Sevier Air Trampoline and Ninja Warrior Park

WEBSITE: CLICK ON BOLD GREEN PRINT Sevier Air Trampoline and Ninja Warrior Park is a new indoor adventure park in Sevierville that is home to 38,000 sq. ft. of trampolines, ninja warrior obstacles, and more – so get ready to soar and test your skills in this spot that offers thrills for the whole family. … Read more

Top Jump Trampoline Park in Pigeon Forge

WEBITE: CLICK ON BOLD GREEN PRINT Bouncing opportunities If you want to bounce the day away in a unique and safe environment, Top Jump Trampoline Park is the answer you’ve been waiting for. The trampoline park room is expansive, and is filled with a variety of trampolines and more. Live out your craziest skydiving fantasies … Read more

Best Candy Shops in Gatlinburg

WEBSITES: CLICK ON BOLD GREEN PRINT I would venture to say you have a favorite candy shop from your child. The bright colors, the rush of sugar, the crazy names and recipes. If you haven’t been to candy shop, (because they mostly don’t exist any longer) there are plenty of old-fashioned candy kitchens to whet … Read more

Old Time Photos in Pigeon Forge

WEBSITES: CLICK ON BOLD GREEN PRINT Have you ever dreamed of dressing up like a gangster, cowboy or southern belle? You can now make that a reality at one of the Old Time Photo studios in Pigeon Forge! These fun studios offer the perfect opportunity to have a blast with your family and friends as … Read more

Wineries in Gatlinburg and the Smoky Mountains

WEBSITES: CLICK ON BOLD GREEN PRINT Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge are homes to a number of spectacular wineries. If you’re in town, try some local wines. The wineries can be a lot of fun. Best of all, the wineries in Sevier County offer tastings that are completely free! To help you make the most of … Read more

Popular Townsend, Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge Museums

(WEBSITE LINKS: CLICK THE BOLD, GREEN PRINT) Whether you’re looking to beat the heat in an air-conditioned building or avoid some rainy weather, visiting a museum is a great way to spend time indoors. The Smoky Mountains have a variety of museums displaying famous cars to artifacts from the Titanic. Hollywood Star Cars Museum The Hollywood … Read more

Dinner Shows and Theaters in Pigeon Forge

WEBSITES: CLICK ON BOLD GREEN PRINT Pigeon Forge is home to some of the best entertainment you will find. Make your experience even more special with a meal at a fabulous dinner theater. Whether you’re in the mood for comedy or live music, you’ll find it here. Here are 5 of the best dinner shows … Read more

Popular Pancake Restaurants in Gatlinburg

WEBSITES: CLICK ON BOLD GREEN PRINT If you have a busy day planned in the Smoky Mountains, get your morning off to a good start by eating at one of the pancake restaurants in Gatlinburg! These restaurants offer a large variety of tasty pancakes, along with traditional breakfast fare. Little House of Pancakes One of … Read more

Top Gatlinburg Attractions

WEBSITES: CLICK ON BOLD GREEN PRINT With so many candy shops, thrill rides, and sight-seeing opportunities, it can be overwhelming when planning the family vacation. The following list will hopefully guide you, and ensure a Gatlinburg favorite will not be missed. Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies Stingrays and sharks fly overhead. Jellyfish float about, their … Read more