Category Archives: Things to Do in Gatlinburg

Everything You Need to Know about Visiting the Gatlinburg Arts and Crafts Community


While Gatlinburg is certainly well known for its stunning mountain scenery, charming downtown area and world class attractions, many folks are surprised to find out that the town is also home to the historic Great Smoky Mountains Arts and Crafts Community! This community is the largest group of independent artisans in North America, where they

Where to Find the Best Mountain Views in Gatlinburg

Ober Gatlinburg Chair lift view

The Great Smoky Mountains are some of the oldest mountains in the United States. They offer some of the most beautiful views in the nation. And some of the easiest views to get to. Spring, summer, fall or winter you can catch some of the best mountain views in Gatlinburg by visiting the four following

Complete Your Holiday Shopping at These 5 Unique Stores in Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg

Santa Claus display at A Christmas Place

Christmas is almost here! Have you completed your holiday shopping? As soon as Thanksgiving is over, there is a rush to buy all the Christmas gifts on your list. The best thing to do is get all of your shopping done so you can relax for the rest of the holiday. If you’re tired of

4 Amazing Attractions Within Walking Distance of Our Hotel in Downtown Gatlinburg TN

A father and son admiring fish at an aquarium.

Black Bear Inn & Suites prides itself on offering clean, comfortable, and spacious hotel rooms for an affordable price. We want our guests to have the best experience when they book a stay with us. One of the best benefits of staying in our hotel for your Smoky Mountain vacation is that you’ll be close