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The Smokey Mountains are back and better than ever
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You will find plenty of things to do in the Smoky Mountains. Nationally recognized festivals and events are scheduled every month. Family entertainment theaters showcase acrobats, comedians, cowboys, musical entertainment, and magic. And the comforts of Smoky Mountain cabin rentals offer rest and relaxation after your day of fun.

Whether you delight in the challenge of a strenuous hike to the crest of a mountain or prefer to sit quietly and watch the sun set, Great Smoky Mountains National Park offers many activities for you to enjoy. The hardest part may be choosing which auto tour, trail, waterfall, overlook, or historic area to explore!

The Sinks area of the Smoky Mountains National Park is one of the most picturesque spots along the Little River Road scenic drive.  This area, which is 12 miles west of the Sugarlands Visitor Center, offers visitors the chance to see Mother Nature at her finest!

The Sinks formed where a beautiful mountain river makes an S-turn creating natural pools that are outlined on both sides by humongous river boulders. The crystal clear water, natural pools, and waterfall make this an excellent spot to get out of the car and stretch your legs.

The Smokey Mountains is undeniably a great get-a-way for any occasion. You can make it a romantic, family oriented, or fun with friends. There are great places to eat, numerous activities and and some of the coziest lodging. Stay at the family-owned Alpine Mountain Chalets or the family-friendly Smoky Mountain Getaway Cabins for a memorable vacation. The log cabins at Eden Crest Vacation Rentals are designed to pamper and please even the savviest travelers.  If you prefer the outdoor life in your stay, bring your RV to Pine Mountain RV Park. Let's make The Smoky Mountains your next trip.