Great Smoky Mountain National Park

Things To Do in Great Smoky Mountain National Park

You can find below a list of things to do in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.  Whether you are bringing the kids to view the fireflies in June, or coming to check out the brilliant leaf show in October you will always be enthralled at the beauty of the…

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A Real Treat, The Cabin Cafe

Sometimes you just find a rare treat along the way in life and this is just what our family found as we walked in the door of The Cabin Cafe  A quaint little cafe tucked ever so sweetly in the Arts and Craft Community. Being greeted by Duane the owner from…

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Smoky Mountain Magic

SMOKY MOUNTAIN MAGIC–Horace Kephart’s fictional adventure set in the Deep Creek watershed, Cherokee Indian Reservation, and Bryson City in the summer of 1925. Written in 1929 and never before published. The original manuscript was passed down for 3 generations recently surfaced during the park’s 75th anniversary celebration. “What better topic…

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Shop Directory in Gatlinburg, Tennessee for Christmas

Shopping in Gatlinburg during the holidays is always one of my favorite things to do, so many neat little shops to find that perfect gift whether it’s art, crafts, homemade fudge, or pottery treasures. The Great Smoky Arts & Crafts Community is a another little gem tucked just outside of…

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Covered Bridge in Sevierville, TN

Harrisburg Covered Bridge There has been a covered bridge in the Harrisburg Community of Sevier County since the mid 1800s.  The bridge was used by the locals to cross the East Prong of the Little Pigeon River and connected the two separate parts of the community. Originally, the Harrisburg Covered…

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Autumn Leaf Changing in the Great Smoky Mountains

We only have 13 more days left in the month of October to come and take in the breathtaking beauty of the leaves as they display their brillant color show in the Smokies this fall.  Click on the video below to enjoy the splendor of autumn in Cades Cove, one…

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Smoky Mountain Cabin Labor Day Weekend Available

Labor Day Weekend still available at the Beary Blessed Cabin.  Normally we require 5 night stays at $99 per night  from Memorial Day thru Labor Day, but if your looking for only a 3 night stay, no worries, a 3 night stay is available at $125 nightly rate.  This is…

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Last Minute Special August 15 & 16 Only $275

We are having a Last Minute Special at the Beary Blessed Cabin! Only $275 for a 2 Night Stay- August 15 & 16th, this includes the nightly rate, taxes and cleaning all for a 2 bedroom, 2 bath, mt top cabin close to all attractions with a hottub, jacuzzi and…

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Another Rare Gem of the Smokies, Cataloochee

Cataloochee is a beautiful, fairly remote valley nestled on the North Carolina side of Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Known today for Great Smoky Mountains National Park’s elk reintroduction program, Cataloochee was once a farming community complete with a school, church, post office, and store. Of the nearly 200 structures…

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Waterfalls in the Smokies

If your looking to enjoy nature in the Smokies, the waterfalls are one of the most majestic sites your family will experience.  Well worth a day to explore with a picnic lunch and memories of your family hiking, identifying wildlife and taking in the beauty of the Smokies.  Visit the…

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