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Top Spas in Gatlinburg

Top Spas in Gatlinburg

If your Smoky Mountain vacation goal is to feel relaxed, there are some spas in Gatlinburg you will want to partake! The environment and unique scenery of the Smokies can instantly relieve stress, but a massage or foot soak will certainly add to your enjoyment and experience! Fox Place Salon and Spa One of the best spas in Gatlinburg TN is the Fox Place Salon and Spa, which offers friendly service and a wide assortment of treatment options! Indulge and spoil yourself with one of the unparalleled facial packages, including the classic European Steam Facial. You can also choose the classic… Read more »

A Smoky Mountain Cabin is Your Perfect Holiday Getaway

A Smoky Mountain Cabin is Your Perfect Holiday Getaway

The holidays can be a stressful time, whether you have a large family, a small one, or you prefer to celebrate on your own. Consider creating a new holiday tradition by booking a cabin in Great Smoky Mountain National Park, build a Christmas of unforgettable memories in nature and avoid the stress of the holidays.  Whether your family is large or small, My Bearfoot Cabins is ready to provide the perfect cabin for your group.   Why Should You Rent a Cabin in the Smokies This Holiday Season?  Less Cleaning & More Space for Guests Choosing a cabin vacation lets… Read more »

Synchronous Elkmont Fireflies Event in the Smoky Mountains

Synchronous Elkmont Fireflies Event in the Smoky Mountains

Fireflies, or lightning bugs, can be found in many parts of the United States, but the Great Smoky Mountains is where thousands of visitors year after year flock to see the Elkmont fireflies.  Every year, in late May and early June, the Elkmont fireflies (sometimes also referenced to as Sugarlands Visitor Center fireflies) in the Smoky Mountains National Park light up the sky. These fireflies are special because they synchronize–all lighting up at once!   Parking Passes at Sugarlands Visitor Center for the Synchronous Fireflies Event Parking passes are required to see the Elkmont fireflies. This parking pass gives your… Read more »

The Smoky Mountains Benefit Your Health

The Smoky Mountains Benefit Your Health

No matter if it is an outdoor adventure, a historic event or a and local festival, the Great Smoky Mountains is a favorite vacation and adventure destination. There are miles of attractions and peaceful mountain trails with mature forests.  If you want fresh air, low stress  and a lifestyle, even if it short lived to benefit your health, then the Smoky Mountains should be on your bucket list of destinations. A drive to destination for most of the country From the Midwest, the Great Smoky Mountains are only 500 miles and less than a two hour flight, making it an ideal… Read more »

Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge History

Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge History

  1. William Ogle Visits “The Land of Paradise” William Ogle traveled to the future site of Gatlinburg, TN, a place he called “The Land of Paradise” in 1802.  He was from South Carolina.  He, his wife, Martha Jane, and seven children, has a vision of a bright future.  He cut and hewed logs for a new home. In 1803 he returned to South Carolina, he fell ill and passed away. Martha Jane brought her family to the Smokies in 1807 and finished building the cabin. This historic cabin, the first log home ever built in Gatlinburg, is still standing… Read more »