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SMOKY MOUNTAINS

The Great Smoky Mountain National Park is the most visited national park in the United States.  11 Million visitors made the Smoky Mountains their vacation destination in 2017 and that doesn’t look to be slowing down any time soon.  Who can blame them?  The Smoky Mountains are one of the most beautiful mountains ranges in the Northeast and the home to a wide variety of wildlife, great hiking trails with waterfalls and scenic overlooks, and a tremendous amount of activity for the outdoor enthusiast.  In addition to all the outdoor activity and adventure, there are three gateway towns to the Great Smoky Mountains that offer countless numbers of activities.  Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge, and Sevierville are great family vacation destinations and include such fun activities as the premier theme park Dollywood, Alpine Mountain Coasters, Mini-Golf, Shopping, Restaurants, and so much more.

Best Smoky Mountains Hikes For Kids

The Great Smoky Mountains National Park is absolutely FREE to enter making it one of the best US National Parks for a family vacation. Since hiking is a great way to get the kids excited about the outdoors and the national park alone offers a week’s worth of hiking for families, Gatlinburg is a perfect place for families who love the outdoors.

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Five Smoky Mountains Outdoor Adventures That Should Definitely Be On Your Bucket List

If outdoor family vacations are your favorite vacation, then the Smoky Mountains have everything you need. As you can imagine, outdoor fun in the Smokies comes in all forms and activity levels. Here are 5 Smoky Mountains Outdoor Adventures that should not be missed.

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Best Smoky Mountains Campgrounds The Whole Family Will Love!

With so many RV campgrounds to choose from in the Smoky Mountains, how do you know which Smoky Mountain campground to choose? In this post, we’ve gathered a few of the best kid-friendly Smoky Mountain Campgrounds as well as some of our other top favorite Tennessee campgrounds in the Smokies for you to check out.

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7 Best Scenic Drive in the Smoky Mountains You’re Family Won’t Soon Forget

If you are looking to take a break from hiking, don’t worry, The Great Smoky Mountains National Park has nearly 400 miles of paved or well-maintained gravel roadway for you to enjoy many of the most scenic places in the Smoky Mountains from your car. Here are the 7 of the best scenic drives in the Smoky Mountains to explore.

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