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.

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Top 4 Best Places to Enjoy Fall Colors in Gatlinburg TN

The best time to take a trip to the Smokies is in the fall. Temperatures drop down to a comfortable level making it easier to get your loved ones to spend some time outdoors! The best part about fall is seeing the leaves change from green to orange, brown, yellow and red. Tons of visitors come from all over the United States to witness the beautiful fall foliage. Here are 4 of the best places to enjoy fall colors in Gatlinburg TN: Continue reading

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Top 4 Museum Attractions in the Smoky Mountains That You Need to Experience

The Smoky Mountains are not only home to beautiful scenery, tempting restaurants and a spectacular national park, but also to some of the most unique museums in the world! These are not your average museums with ho-hum exhibits that are sure to bore the kids, but exciting destinations that might just be the highlight of your vacation to the Smokies! Here are the top 4 museum attractions in the Smoky Mountains that you need to experience: Continue reading

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Top 6 Places for the Best Mini Golf in Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg

With a huge variety of courses to choose from, Tennessee’s Great Smoky Mountains might just be the mini golf capital of the world! There are plenty of options for putt putt in Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg! To help you avoid the courses that aren’t worth your time, Smoky Mountain Navigator has put together a list of the top 6 places for the best mini golf in Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg: Continue reading

Top 5 Cades Cove Hiking Trails for Your Smoky Mountain Vacation

Top 6 Cades Cove Hiking Trails for Your Smoky Mountain Vacation

One of the best hiking spots in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park is Cades Cove. Cades Cove is one of the beautiful meadows surrounded by the mountains. It is one of the most well known areas in the park. While driving the loop is a popular way to tour, Cades Cove hiking is one of the best ways to explore! Millions of visitors make their way to Cades Cove each year to experience the historical structures and see a different view of the Smoky Mountains. Continue reading

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Top 3 Restaurants to Visit for the Best Barbeque in Pigeon Forge and Sevierville

When spending a vacation in the Smoky Mountains, one of the things you don’t want to miss is a taste of southern barbeque! If you love tender ribs, chicken wings, pulled pork, and other traditional bbq meals, just wait until you sample some of the local favorites. You will not only find delicious dinners to tempt your taste buds but affordable prices that are easy on your budget! Here are the top 3 restaurants to visit for the best barbeque in Pigeon Forge and Sevierville: Continue reading