What to Do

The What to Do section of the Smoky Mountain Navigator Blog has information about attractions, dining, golf, shopping, tickets, and weddings in the Smokies.

Ultimate Bucket List of Things to Do in Gatlinburg

Gatlinburg is not only a popular destination for being on the doorstep to Great Smoky Mountains National Park but for all of the exciting things to do in town! While there are tons of fun attractions to choose from during your vacation, there are a few things you must do before returning home! Here is the ultimate bucket list of things to do in Gatlinburg: Continue reading

Top 5 Smoky Mountain Restaurants Off the Beaten Path

You won’t run out of places to eat when you’re in the Smokies! You have so many options, you may be wondering where to start. While the popular restaurants are popular for a reason, we want to share some of the Smoky Mountain restaurants off the beaten path so you can try some incredible food. Here are the top 5 Smoky Mountain restaurants off the beaten path: Continue reading

Admiring the snow covered mountains is one of the best things to do in Gatlinburg in January.

The 4 Best Things to Do in Gatlinburg in January

Once the holiday season has come and gone and the new year has arrived, start it out fresh by taking a family weekend away. You are looking for a great place that will get you outdoors breathing in fresh cool air while providing you with ample opportunities to warm up around warm fireplaces. Gatlinburg has exactly what you are looking for in a family vacation. To help you decide what you should do during your winter vacation here is a list of the best things to do in Gatlinburg in January. Continue reading

mellow mushroom at the island in pigeon forge

4 of the Best Restaurants at The Island in Pigeon Forge

The Island in Pigeon Forge is one of the most popular attractions in town with plenty of activities for you and your family to enjoy! It’s easy to work up an appetite when you’re having fun at this action-packed attraction. Luckily, there are lots of places to grab a bite to eat before getting back to your adventure. To help you have the best dining experience possible, we’ve put together a list of the top 5 restaurants at The Island in Pigeon Forge. Continue reading

Amazing fall colors in the Smoky Mountains.

3 Great Things to Do in the Smoky Mountains in November

November is a joyous time of the year where you can sit down and enjoy time with your loved ones. November is the beginning of the busy holiday season, and it’s the perfect time for your family to get away and enjoy everything the Smokies have to offer. There are so many things to do at the Smoky Mountains that you will have a thrilling weekend of exploring the area during your family vacation. These are just a few of the many great things to do in the Smoky Mountains in November for you to discover during your trip to the area. Continue reading

smoky mountain pancake house in pigeon forge

Top 3 Pancake Houses in Pigeon Forge to Visit for a Delicious Breakfast

One thing you need before an action-packed day in the Smokies is a hearty breakfast, so satisfy your hunger with a visit to one of the pancake houses in Pigeon Forge! These popular restaurants are known for piling the flapjacks high on your plate, so bring your appetite and get ready for a delicious way to start your morning! Here are the top 3 pancake houses in Pigeon Forge that you need to visit during your vacation: Continue reading