5 Fall Hikes that are Suitable for the Whole Family

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Finding hikes that can give you a great close-up look at Smoky Mountain fall colors and are also accessible to your youngest and oldest family members isn’t always easy, but there are actually quite a few. Here are some of our favorites! The Laurel Falls Trail Looking for a great all-around hike that offers the… Read more »

Make Memories That Will Last a Lifetime with a Family Picnic in Great Smoky Mountains National Park

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Kids seem to grow up faster than ever, don’t they? Which is why spending time with them as they grow is even more important, despite the demands (and rewards!) of dance lessons, baseball practice, homework, music classes, and other activities that require serious time commitments. Sometimes you just want to steal your kids away for… Read more »

Enjoy A Weekend Taste of the Smokies During Townsend’s Grains & Grits Festival

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Fall weather is finally here in the Smoky Mountains of East Tennessee, and with it comes beautiful foliage, cool mountain air and the most anticipated festival of the year: Grains & Grits. This festival of southern spirits and gourmet grub takes place November 3 and draws whiskey lovers from across the region to the quaint,… Read more »

Ready for Fall Hiking? Here are Our Top 3 Favorite Hikes for Viewing Fall Foliage in the Smokies

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Fall in eastern Tennessee is the ideal time of year to go hiking in the Smokies. The fall foliage display, courtesy of Mother Nature, runs from September through November, but keep in mind the foliage starts changing color at the higher elevations first. By mid-October the mountains put their full splendor on display from midway… Read more »