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With zip lines from 450 to 2,000 feet long -- and for children of all ages -- Adventure Park at Five Oaks helps families get a great view of Gatlinburg-Pigeon Forge and the Great ...
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One of the most visited tourist attractions in the country for over the last 60 years, Blue Ridge Parkway is an excellent way for families looking for the perfect road trip to get ...
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One of the most popular areas of the park, Cades Cove is loaded with things to do. In addition to the year-round campground (which has the only snack bar in the park; closed in ...
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Dolly Parton grew up in the mountains around here, and her 150-acre theme park borrows heavily from her Smoky Mountain heritage. The rides range from the tame to the terrifying ...
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Take a gentle ride through 70 acres of the true Tennessee country. Climb up on your horse and walk, trot, gallop or cantor your way through this Smoky Mountain region. Rides last ...
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This indoor skydiving simulator (the first in the U.S.) uses a vertical wind tunnel created by a 120-mile-per-hour blast from a jet engine that lifts you off the ground and allows ...
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This 2.6-mile roundtrip trail (off of Little River Road, about four miles from the Sugarlands Visitor Center) is the only hiking trail in the park that's paved (not counting a ...
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Have an afternoon of family fun at Lazerport Fun Center. Play a quiet game of blacklight mini golf, get your heart racing with laser tag or become a speed demon on the 43-foot ...
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With seven zip lines up to 2,500 feet long across 400 acres of the beautiful Smoky Mountain area, families will be able to really enjoy the ride when visiting this region. At 450 ...
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This Pigeon Forge attraction is not your average dinner show. With competing ESPN Lumberjack athletes, zip lines, draft horses, flying TimberDogs and gut-busting comedy, this ...
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Newfound Gap is roughly at the midpoint of Newfound Gap Road, which connects the Sugarlands Visitors Center on the Tennessee side with the Oconaluftee Visitors Center on the North ...
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The best way to get to this combination ski resort and amusement park sitting pretty 1,400 feet above downtown Gatlinburg is to take a ten-minute, two-mile ride on one of the ...
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This $70 million attraction houses sea life from each of the world's major oceans. Some of the most popular exhibits show off octopuses, jellyfish, piranhas, weedy-looking sea ...
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The 12 themed galleries that make up this attraction are spread out over three stories housing more than 500 weird and wacky exhibits that your kids will talk about for days. The ...
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This mostly one-way, nine-mile drive (closed in winter) is shorter and more wooded than Cades Cove, but also has plenty of historic structures from houses to gristmills to explore ...
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This 140-acre petting zoo lets you pet and feed many of its critters, which include deer, goats, camels, sheep, zebras, reindeer, pot-bellied pigs and guanacos (which look similar ...
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Choose from four fast go-kart tracks for kids and adults and race to the finish line as a family at Speed Zone! Get up to 40 MPH through twists and turns that truly put your ...
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A half-scale replica of the front half of the Titanic, this museum attraction does much more than display hundreds of artifacts from the sunken ocean liner. It really gives you a ...
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The fun starts outside this interactive science museum, designed to appear as if it was picked up by a twister before crashing upside down. Inside, you can experience what a ...
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If you've got a need for speed while visiting the Gatlingburg-Pigeon Forge area, head to Xtreme Racing Center for a quick pick-me-up. Climb in to one of the carts and go 40 MPH ...
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Invented in New Zealand, Zorb is the sort of thing you almost have to see to believe. Take your pick of two wild experiences, both involving climbing into an 11-foot-wide clear ...
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