Things to Do in Gatlinburg

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Top 4 Reasons You Should Ride the Ober Gatlinburg Aerial Tramway

One of the huge perks of staying at our Gatlinburg hotel is we are practically right across the street from the departure point of the Ober Gatlinburg Aerial Tramway! While you can drive Ski Mountain Road to reach the amusement park and ski area of Ober Gatlinburg, the Aerial Tramway is not just a means of transportation but an exciting attraction in itself. Here are the top 4 reasons why you should ride the Ober Gatlinburg Aerial Tramway: 
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Top 4 Things to Do During the Fall in Gatlinburg TN

Autumn is a magical time to visit Gatlinburg as the fresh mountain air turns crisp and the leaves change into a spectacular array of colors! If you are lucky enough to visit the Smokies this fall, you will get to see for yourself why so many folks love experiencing this very special time of year! For those who want to know how to make the most of their fall vacation, here are the top 4 things to do during the fall in Gatlinburg TN: 
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4 Candy Stores in Gatlinburg That Are Sure to Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

When you have a craving for candy during your Smoky Mountain vacation, you can always find a sweet treat just steps away from the Black Bear Inn & Suites! In fact, Gatlinburg is home to several fantastic candy shops where you can find a variety of homemade treats and speciality candies! Here are 4 tempting candy stores in Gatlinburg that are sure to satisfy your sweet tooth: 
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Top 6 Unique Places to Visit in Gatlinburg You Can’t Miss

If you’ve been to Gatlinburg before, you have probably done all of the popular activities. When you visit again, you should check out some unique places to visit in Gatlinburg. There are hidden gem restaurants and a ton of activities you will want to do. Here are the top 6 unique places to visit in Gatlinburg you won’t want to miss: 
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Top 5 Outdoor Activities in Gatlinburg and the Smoky Mountains for Families

When you stay with us, you want to get out and enjoy the beauty of the Smoky Mountains. There are plenty of fun outdoor activities in Gatlinburg and the Smoky Mountains you can enjoy! From hiking in the national park to ziplining through the trees, you can spend time together as a family and make memories together. Here are the top 6 outdoor activities in Gatlinburg and the Smoky Mountains for families: 
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Top 6 Virtual Gatlinburg Attractions You Can Enjoy at Home

You don’t have to be in town to enjoy these Gatlinburg attractions! Even when you’re at home, you can feel like you’re really there with these virtual activities. Experiencing these attractions will make you miss Gatlinburg a little less until you can come back and stay with us! Here are the top 6 virtual Gatlinburg attractions you can enjoy at home: 
The Hollywood Star Cars Museum in Gatlinburg on The Strip.

Top 7 Free and Affordable Things to Do in Gatlinburg With Your Family

No one wants to spend a fortune on their vacation! We want to share some free and affordable activities that are perfect for your whole family. You’ll get the most out of your trip while still enjoying some fun activities! Check out these top 7 free and affordable things to do in Gatlinburg with your family: 
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6 Fun Places You Have to Play Mini Golf in Gatlinburg

If you are a miniature golf enthusiast, Gatlinburg is the best place to spend your vacation! You will find a half dozen mini golf courses throughout town that offer everything from unique themes to some of the most challenging holes in the country! So gather your friends, grab your putter, and see if you have what it takes to become the miniature golf champion of your family! Here are 6 fun places to play mini golf in Gatlinburg: 
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Top 4 Reasons Why You Need to Visit Rowdy Bear Mountain

When it comes to action and adventure in the Smoky Mountains, there is no shortage of amazing things to do! One of the most exciting destinations in the Smokies is Rowdy Bear Mountain, which is home to 2 of Gatlinburg’s most thrilling rides! Whether you have young kids or teens in your family, everyone will have a blast experiencing the Alpine Coaster and the Mountain Glider! Here are the top 4 reasons why you need to visit Rowdy Bear Mountain: 
The sign for the Ober Gatlinburg Aerial Tramway.

Top 3 Reasons Why You Should Visit Ober Gatlinburg During the Spring

While Ober Gatlinburg is a year-round destination for family fun, there is nothing like visiting this popular mountaintop amusement park during the spring! You will find there are tons of outdoor attractions and activities to explore, as well as several exciting spring events to celebrate this wonderful time of year! Here are the top 3 reasons why you should visit Ober Gatlinburg during the spring: 
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4 Attractions in Gatlinburg TN With Incredible Mountain Views

There are all kinds of attractions in Gatlinburg TN you’ll want to check out while you’re in town! Since you’re thinking about coming to the Smokies, you also want to see the mountains. Why not combine the two? Do something fun while seeing incredible mountain views at the same time! Look at these 4 attractions in Gatlinburg TN with incredible mountain views: 
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4 Fun Things to Do in Gatlinburg During the Winter Months

The winter is one of the most special times of year to visit Gatlinburg as the peaks of the Smoky Mountains are gently covered with snow and the crowds of the holiday season have subsided! While you might think that many attractions, shops and restaurants are closed for the winter season, almost everything is still in full swing for your enjoyment! Here are the top 4 fun things to do in Gatlinburg during the winter months: 
The Hollywood Star Cars Museum in Gatlinburg on The Strip.

Top 4 Unique Museums in Gatlinburg You Need to Visit

If the sound of visiting a museum during your time in Gatlinburg makes your eyes roll, you will be surprised to know there are several fascinating museums that just might become the highlight of your vacation! These museums are exciting and fun destinations everyone in your family will love checking out! Here are 4 unique museums in Gatlinburg you need to visit during your vacation to the Smokies: 
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4 Fun Indoor Attractions at Ober Gatlinburg That Kids Will Love

One of the top family-friendly destinations in the Smoky Mountains is Ober Gatlinburg, a mountaintop amusement park with tons of fun attractions! While many of the activities are outside, there are plenty of indoor attractions to enjoy as well. This makes it easy to keep to keep your kids entertained, especially on those days when it might be cold or rainy outside! Here are 4 indoor attractions at Ober Gatlinburg that your kids will love: 
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Top 4 Spooky Things to Do on Halloween in Gatlinburg

If you are looking for something fun to do this Halloween season in Gatlinburg, you are in luck! With everything from creepy haunted houses to evening ghost tours, there are plenty of opportunities for some frightful fun! As restless spirits rise over the city of Gatlinburg in the month of October, you never know who (or what) you might see lurking in the shadows! Here are the top 4 spooky things to do on Halloween in Gatlinburg: