SkyLift Park

Is SkyLift Park Worth the Money? (With Photos)

Since 1954, the iconic yellow chairs of the Gatlinburg SkyLift have carried visitors to the top of Crockett Mountain, offering beautiful views of the Smokies. Today, visitors can experience a walk across the Gatlinburg SkyBridge, the longest pedestrian suspension bridge on the continent. Surely, walking on a 680-foot-long, 140-foot-high bridge is a memorable moment, a … Read more

Gatlinburg SkyBridge

Gatlinburg SkyBridge: Everything You Need To Know

If you are looking for the most unique experience in the Smokies, the Gatlinburg SkyBridge is everything you’ve been dreaming of. Located at the top of the iconic SkyLift, 1,800 feet above sea level, it is the longest on the continent. Continue reading to learn everything you need to know about Gatlinburg SkyBridge before you … Read more

Popcorn Sutton The Most Famous Moonshiner

Popcorn Sutton: The Most Famous Moonshiner

Everyone in and around Cocke County, Tennessee, is probably familiar with the legend of Popcorn Sutton. He is often viewed as the area’s hero, but for others, he is seen as a criminal. Still, his name is associated with one of the county’s greatest claims, the most famous and authentic mountain moonshine. Continue reading to … Read more

Anakeesta Restaurants

6 Best Anakeesta Restaurants With Scenic Views

Anakeesta is an award-winning theme park located above, and in the heart of downtown Gatlinburg. It is a nature-immersive park offering an authentic Smoky Mountain experience for families of all ages. Anakeesta, literally means “the place of high ground” in the Cherokee language. Anakeesta is situated on a 70-acre mountain 600’ above the city of … Read more

Train Rides in the Great Smoky Mountains

8 Scenic Train Rides in the Great Smoky Mountains

Sit back and watch the world go by while admiring one of America’s best and oldest mountain ranges, the Great Smoky Mountains. You’ll cross lofty trestles, swoop through long tunnels, snake alongside rivers, and experience America’s countryside. Travelers come from around the world to experience this gorgeous national park. Founded in 1926, the Great Smoky … Read more