Gatlinburg Aquarium Review: Photos, and Insider Tips from a Local

Now I know why Ripley’s Aquarium in Gatlinburg, Tennessee’s Smoky Mountains was voted the number one aquarium in America by Tripadvisor. I went to another aquarium years ago, and when I left I was not exactly anxious to return. However, after finishing my visit to Ripley’s in Gatlinburg I can say

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Top 10 Smoky Mountains Attractions: Reviews, Pictures, and Information

The Great Smoky Mountains National Park and the surrounding area have thousands of acres of amazing vistas, shining waterfalls and abundant wildlife. Towns near the park, such as Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg, TN, have dozens of exciting activities that will make for a memorable vacation. Whether your

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Laurel Falls Trail Information: Directions, Pictures, and Hiking Guide

Summary: Laurel Falls, which is located an easy 30 minute drive from Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg, is one of the most popular hikes and attractions in the Smoky Mountains National Park. Hiking time to Laurel Falls is approximately 90 minutes (round-trip). The easy hike to the falls on a paved trail is

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Is a Smoky Mountain Cabin Rental More Expensive Than a Hotel Room?

Smoky Mountain Cabin Rental, LLC recently completed a comprehensive study related to lodging prices in the Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge area. For the study, the weekend of 12/9/2011 to 12/12/2011 was randomly selected and all fees are included in the rates listed below. Since the comparison cabin, Smoky

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Clingmans Dome

Directions To Clingmans Dome: From Gatlinburg, the drive to Clingmans Dome is an enjoyable 23 miles (approximately) of picturesque views! Depending on the time of year, plan on 1 hour (low-season) to 2.5 hours (high-season) driving time to the 6,643’ elevation summit. 1 – Head Southwest on TN-71/South

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