Gatlinburg TN Things To Do
While you are visiting Gatlinburg, don't forget to ask us what to see and do. Let us share our knowledge from years of living in and loving this exciting picturesque town and the Smokies. The list of Gatlinburg TN things to do begins by looking at each season.
In spring, watch the ground come alive when the sun coaxes the frost-covered flowers from the ground. Bring your hiking boots, and we can show you the trails that most people have never roamed. Leave behind the stresses of your daily life and enter a serene and pristine world shared only by the abundant wildlife. This has always been one of our favorite Gatlinburg things to do. Nothing beats hiking and enjoying such beautiful, natural surroundings. It does something for your soul.
Choose your journey to Mt. Leconte, Clingman's Dome, Laurel Falls, Grotto Falls, or Abrams Falls in Cades Cove. We can go on and on about the well-known and the out-of-the-way sites of the Smokies. Or bring your fishing pole, and we will show you a stream or two like Jake's Creek where the Rainbow trout are waiting.
Summertime brings even more things to do in Gatlinburg. The average temperature in the summer is 84 degrees. From a picnic lunch by a river in the mountains to a swim in our pool, there are plenty of ways to beat the mild heat. A midnight stroll on July 4th will take you to Gatlinburg's annual parade, or enjoy driving your car through the Roaring Fork Motor Trail. It's a nature drive that doesn't require the exertion of walking or hiking. Ripley's Aquarium is a half-block away from Jack Huff's. Enjoy the many gorgeous underwater displays and your trip is complete with mountains AND the sea! Let us also show you the best shops for unique choices, exclusive gifts, or best bargains. Choose from the European influenced shops at The Village to the homemade and homespun treasures of the Arts and Crafts Community.
We love Fall in the Smoky Mountains. The vivid colors and crisp air of the mountains are not to be missed. Drop by our office to find out where you can enjoy the brightest foliage. One of the most popular things to do in Gatlinburg, TN is to visit the annual Craftsman's Fair. Enjoy the unique, custom creations of many talented individuals.
Winter brings breathtaking views of the snow-capped Smoky Mountains. Our picturesque town glows with Winterfest lights, and the downtown streets come alive as Santa makes his first appearance at the annual Christmas parade. Strap on those new skis as you slalom down the slopes at Ober Gatlinburg. Say farewell to another year as the ball drops from the Space Needle. And, before you know it, spring is peeking around the corner welcoming a new year to friends and guests - and many more things to do in Gatlinburg, TN. So much adventure has yet to be discovered. Any time of the year, ask our staff to help you with your vacation plans. You just pick the season, and we will show you the best Gatlinburg has to offer.