If you are struggling to find the perfect gift for everyone on your holiday shopping list, check out Gatlinburg’s Arts and Crafts Community! With more than 100 artists and craftsmen, this is the largest independent organization of artisans in the USA. Whether you looking for candles, pottery items, jewelry, paintings or gourmet gift baskets, you
Holidays in a typical family include a visit to see family and loved ones. But if you’re thinking about taking a special trip to spend Christmas in Gatlinburg, it will still feel like home! What’s more wonderful than being together with the family in a place where the spirit of the season is all around?
If you plan on visiting Gatlinburg, you have to stop by one of the many Ripley’s attractions! From date-nights to family outings, these unique places are perfect for any occasion. The best thing about them is that they are open all year round! To help you make the most of your trip, here is a
One of the most popular outdoor attractions returns to the Smoky Mountains this winter with the snow tubing runs at Ober Gatlinburg! This is an exciting activity for the entire family to enjoy and the only restriction is that kids must be at least 3 years old to join in on the fun! Here is
Smoky Mountain hiking trails are full of gorgeous mountain, river, and wooded views as well as remnants from previous eras! You and your family can learn about the rich history of the Smokies while you reconnect with nature and each other. Here are 5 of the best family-friendly Smoky Mountain hiking trails.
If you are looking for a special getaway to the Great Smoky Mountains, check out the Penthouse Suites at the Black Bear Inn & Suites! As the only rooftop Penthouse in Sevier County, this amazing 1,500 square foot suite features all types of wonderful comforts and amenities! Here is everything you need to know about
The holiday season starts early in the Smoky Mountains as Gatlinburg transforms into a winter wonderland with dozens of unique LED lighting displays! There is no better way to see these custom designed and fabricated displays throughout town than from the comfort of a Gatlinburg Trolley! Here is everything you need to know about riding
It’s easy to have tons of fun exploring downtown Gatlinburg, but if you don’t wander about, you’ll miss a beautiful place just a few miles from our hotel. The Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail is like a forest fantasyland with all kinds of natural and man-made history at every turn. We’ll give you 4 good
Finding a place to stay when you’re planning a family vacation can be fun. Black Bear Inn & Suites has a lot of different amenities that are not only suitable for the adults, but are great for what we offer the kids as well. That should give you an idea of exactly what you can
If you are planning a family vacation to Gatlinburg and want more room than a traditional hotel, you will love the family suites at the Black Bear Inn & Suites! These beautiful suites have all the comforts and amenities your family needs to enjoy a fantastic getaway to the Smokies! Here are the top 4