Things To Do in Pigeon Forge in oCTOBER



As summer gives way to fall and leaves turn to beautiful shades of red, orange, and yellow, October offers plenty of opportunities for fun in Pigeon Forge and the Smokies!

Is Pigeon Forge crowded in October?

October is one of the busiest/peak months to visit the area as locals and out-of-state visitors flock to see the beautiful foliage at its peak.  Plan your visit accordingly.

What to Do In Pigeon Forge In October?

See The Beautiful Fall Foliage

The change begins for higher elevated areas in early October and the colors will peak within the mid and low elevations around mid-October through the start of November.

Dollywood's Harvest Festival

Enjoy the beautiful colors of fall around as you enjoy exciting rides across the park.

Hiking Photo Tours

With the fall foliage at its peak in October, take this opportunity to go hiking and see some of the best sights in the area and capture its beauty through the lenses of your camera. 

Take ATV Riding Tours

There are ATV/UTV rentals in Pigeon Forge so you can just hop on, drive, and explore different local attractions and amazing scenery.

Try Fall Zip lining

Sure, admiring the autumn foliage from the ground is lovely, but one of the best ways to experience the magnificent fall colors is on the treetops.

Where to stay?

Escape to the wilderness with the whole family in our spacious 5BR/5Ba wooded retreat in the Smokies.

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