Outdoor Activities – My Bear Foot Cabins

Skydive East Tennessee

Skydive East Tennessee is the only skydiving center in the East Tennessee area with facilities for you and your guests comfort. They have a climate controlled building with restrooms, training rooms, spectator facilities, video viewing areas, padded indoor packing room, and free WiFi. Their staff of licensed professionals care about your experience and safety.  1640 … Read more

Country Barn Photo Park & Gift Shop

WEBSITE LINK IS IN BOLD, GREEN PRINT, FOR THE WEBSITE The Photo Park The Country Barn Photo Park is a free, vibrant and colorful place, adorned with stunning murals created by talented local artists. Everywhere you look, there are opportunities for the perfect selfie, with bold and striking backdrops that are sure to make any … Read more

Gravel Roads in the Smoky Mountains

WEBSITE LINKS ARE IN BOLD, GREEN PRINT Check out this handy guide with the best scenic unpaved roads in the Smokies! Whether you’re just interested in exploring more remote areas of the national park or you want to take your Jeep for an adventure in the mountains, these routes are the perfect way to explore the … Read more

Dig’n Zone Theme Park

WEBSITE LINK IS IN BOLD, GREEN PRINT So many people, including us have been watching and waiting and wondering what in the world the Dig’n Zone Theme Park could be about. The time has come beginning March 1, 2024. The easiest way is to go to the website, but I’m providing the pieces of equipment … Read more

Rocky Top Tours

(WEBSITE: CLICK ON BOLD GREEN PRINT) Now Offering Hiking ShuttlesRocky Top Tours is now offering regular hiking shuttles to Laurel Falls, Alum Cave, the Chimneys, and Newfound Gap trailheads in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. We also offer shuttles to Rainbow Falls, Trillium Gap, and the Boulevard Trail with a reservation. TRAVEL WITH YOUR … Read more

Redneck Comedy Bus

WEBSITE: CLICK ON BOLD, GREEN PRINT Laugh your way through the Smoky Mountains! Ever Wonder? If you qualify to be a hillbilly or a redneck?What’s the difference between Mountain Dew, white lightnin’ and moonshine?Are there movie stars hiding in them there hills?Are mullets and camo still cool? QUICK DETAILSWhat to Bring: Please bring your digital or … Read more

Pearl Harbor Tree in Cades Cove

Finding the Pearl Harbor Tree Finding the Pearl Harbor Tree in Cades Cove can be an exciting challenge. Directions to the Pearl Harbor Tree: The luxury cabins of My Bearfoot Cabins are rustic, genuine log cabins with the modern touch you can rely on. Pat and Don Kirchhoefer, owners618-559-3915pat@mybearfootcabins.comhttps://mybearfootcabins.com

Smoky Mountain Outdoor Dining

WEBSITES: CLICK ON BOLD, GREEN PRINT The summer season in the Great Smoky Mountains is one of the most popular times of the year, as it welcomes long days filled with outdoor recreation and family-friendly fun. Whether you’re out to discover the best local hiking trail or explore everything Gatlinburg and nearby Pigeon Forge have … Read more

1 E-Bike Rental

Featuring electric bicycles by LeMond Website; CLICK On Bold, Green Print Everything at 1 Ebike Rental is geared towards providing customers with a unique and more than satisfactory rental experience. EASY ONLINE RESERVATIONSCheck availability and rent your bike online or contact us to get the latest on upcoming events!. ELECTRIC BICYCLES BY LEMONDSince 1986 Greg LeMond has been … Read more

Parking Passes Coming To National Park

WEBSITE LINK: CLICK ON THE BOLD, GREEN PRINT Great Smoky Mountains National Park is a rarity within our country’s national park system. It’s the most visited of them all, and it’s one of the few that doesn’t require an admission fee. That was a stipulation attached to one of the early land donations that helped create … Read more

Gatlinburg Parks

It’s no secret, Gatlinburg has plenty of things to do. One of the best things about the area is nature’s beauty. Here are the top four parks in Gatlinburg, TN. Herbert Holt Park This park is one of the smaller ones, but it boasts several things to enjoy that help make it a firm favorite for … Read more

Winterfest Wonders Of Light Walking Trail

WEBSITE: CLICK ON BOLD, GREEN PRINT The above video is representative of all years of the Winterfest Wonders of Light Walking Trail. Pigeon Forge comes to life with twinkling lights and delightful displays each year during Winterfest. This holiday spectacular will be brighter and bolder than ever thanks to the all-new Winterfest Wonders of Light Walking … Read more

Skyland Ranch, Sevierville, TN

WEBSITE: CLICK ON BOLD, GREEN PRINT Set on a 100 acre farm in the heart of Sevierville, SkyLand Ranch provides both relaxation and fun just minutes from lodging, restaurants, and one of the largest outlet centers in the South. Hop on the Horizon Skyride and enjoy a scenic ride to the top, where hours of … Read more

Smoky Mountain Gem Mining

WEBSITES: CLICK ON BOLD, GREEN PRINT Pigeon Forge Gem Mine When planning a vacation to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, make sure you include a visit to the Pigeon Forge Gem Mine, located on the Parkway in Pigeon Forge, only two miles from Dollywood, and minutes from Gatlinburg and Sevierville. Here you can mine … Read more

Helicopter Tours in the Smoky Mountains

WEBSITES: CLICK ON 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

Hiking to the House of the Fairies

WEBSITE: CLICK ON THE BOLD, GREEN PRINT History of the Fairy House A man named Louis E. Voorheis bought and developed land from 1928 to 1944. He owned 38 acres of land in what is known as the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Voorheis wanted this area to be a mountain retreat to get away from … 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

Carriage Rides and Hay Rides

Websites: Click on bold, green print GUIDED CARRIAGE RIDES Looking for an adventure for the entire family or a romantic ride with your sweetie? Sit back and relax in your very own horse-drawn carriage as your guide leads you through the idyllic winding forest trails of Cades Cove. Knowledgeable carriage drivers will entertain you with … Read more

Cades Cove Hiking

Website link is 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: CLICK On 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 mph. … Read more

Tennessee Mountain Paintball

Website: CLICK On 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. Once … Read more

Rowdy Bear Ridge

Website links to Rowdy Bear Ridge 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 Flyer … Read more

Soaky Mountain Waterpark

Website to Soaky Mountain Waterpark: CLICK On 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. The … Read more

Outdoor Gravity Park

Website: Click On bold, green print Climb inside a giant, clear, inflatable ball, then roll downhill for 1,000 feet, tumbling down a grassy track. This is “zorbing,” and the only place you can do it in the United States is at Pigeon Forge’s Outdoor Gravity Park! Try the Extreme ZigZag for crazy, crooked fun, the … Read more

Kid Friendly Hiking 

Whether your kids are young and need an easier trail, or older children wanting adventure, every family can find the right trail. LAUREL FALLS TRAILThis popular trail leads you to 80-foot-high Laurel Falls, a beautiful reward for the 2.4-mile round trip. The trail is paved, with a gradual incline to get young legs working but … Read more