Top 8 Smoky Mountain Activities: Complete Guide to Tennessee's Natural Beauty

Great Smoky Mountains National Park:

Explore the park's diverse landscapes, abundant wildlife, and numerous hiking trails, including the famous Appalachian Trail.

Cades Cove:

Drive the scenic loop road to spot deer, black bears, and historic homesteads. You can also bike or hike here.

Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail:

Experience a narrow, winding road through lush forests and cascading streams, perfect for nature enthusiasts.

Clingsmans Dome:

Hike to the observation tower for panoramic views of the Smokies and beyond.

Laurel Falls Trail:

Take a leisurely hike to the park's most famous waterfall, a perfect family-friendly adventure.


Enjoy a day of fun at this theme park with thrilling rides, entertainment, and a splash country water park.


Stroll through this charming mountain town, filled with shops, restaurants, and attractions.

Ober Gatlinburg:

Experience skiing, snowboarding, and ice skating in the winter, or enjoy the wildlife encounter and scenic chairlift in the summer.