Rhododendron In The Great Smoky Mountains

Rosebay Rhododendron in bloom.  These are a unique Rhododendron that bloom more some years than others, and no one really knows why.  This photo was taken by  Hannah Schlicher Kilgore on Jakes Creek  You can see this from Meigs Mountain Trail footbridge.   The Meigs Mountain Trail is in Elkmont and is about 9 miles from Elk Springs Resort

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The Best Swimming Holes in Gatlinburg and The Great Smoky Mountains

Abrams Falls Swimming Hole - Gatlinburg The Great Smoky Mountains

It’s hot this summer in Gatlinburg.  Mountain people looking to beat the sweltering summer heat usually know of a great swimming hole tucked between mountain hollers. The cool and clear mountain water refreshes and invigorates all whom splash and swim in these pristine mountain streams and swimming holes.

For those who prefer to just dip their

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Celebrate the Fourth of July in Gatlinburg, TN This Year

Gatlinburg 4th of July

Still haven’t made plans for the Fourth of July in Gatlinburg, TN? Don’t worry, we have a few Gatlinburg cabins left that are just waiting to be booked by families like yours. Whether you are bringing one person or eight, we have cabins that can accommodate parties both

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A Gatlinburg Cabin Cookout

What some great ideas for your next Gatlinburg Cabin cookout?  The smell of burgers of the grill evokes memories of summertime, carefree nights, playing outside and spending quality time with friends and family. A cookout is a great time to enjoy cooking, socialize, and relish time in the Great Outdoors.

Vacation is the perfect time to

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Rainy Day Fun with the Kids in Gatlinburg

Yes, it rains in Gatlinburg too!  You’ve heard the old saying, April Showers bring May flowers. Though we love to enjoy bright blooms in the spring, we hate for rain to ruin our vacation. Do not fret, let your kids run around your Gatlinubrg cabin and sing, Rain, rain, go away, come

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