Unique Things  To Do In The  Smoky Mountains

Unique Things  To Do In The  Smoky Mountains


If your life is all about discovery, the Smokies have so many things to offer. With over 500,000 acres to explore, there are so many unique places and new things to do in the Smoky Mountains.

What is Unique About The Great Smoky Mountains?

Entrance to the Smokies is FREE!

It is home to nearly 20,000 species of plants, fungi, and wildlife

It’s the “Salamander capital of the world”

There are more trees in the Smokies than in all of Europe

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Unique Things To Do In The Smoky Mountains

the Smoky Mountain Cat House

Shop cat themed memorabilia and hang out with the cats of the Smoky Mountains cathouse!

Rowdy Bear Ridge

Enjoy exciting rides! From the laser gun coaster to the tubing hill and more. Located right on the Parkway, across from the Titanic Museum.

zorbing at Outdoor Gravity Park

Dive into an 11-foot giant inflatable ball and roll down on a 1000 ft hill.

Salt and Pepper Shaker Museum

This quirky museum is home to over 20,000 pairs of salt and pepper shakers, featuring a wide variety of shakers all over the world.

See a Firefly Light Show

See synchronous fireflies at the Elkmont area. Peak time to see it is between the third week of May and the third week of June.

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Where to stay in the Smoky Mountains?

Book a stay at this spacious 5BR/5BA cabin in Gatlinburg with scenic mountain view! 


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Off the Beaten Path Things To Do In The Smoky Mountains