With over 800 miles of trails and 500000 acres of land, the park rangers at the Great Smoky Mountains National Park (GSMNP) sure do have their hands full!┬á As with any endeavor that involves nature, there are occasionally trails and roads that are not accessible to the public due to natural or man-made reasons.┬á To
If you were like me as a kid, the best part of the school year was buying all of the new supplies to get ready for it.┬á Notebooks, pens, pencils, a new backpack, and clothes were all on the to-buy list along with whatever else cropped up that I really “needed”, like that super-cool pair
Nothing says summer like going for a swim in the Pigeon River, eating candy from Fannie Farkle’s, and heading on down to Dollywood for its annual KidsFest.┬á For two months, from June 11th to August 11th, this local establishment hosts one of the largest festivals just for kids in the southeast that is actually a
A show so good that they have to hold it twice a year, the Gatlinburg Craftmen’s Fair will be from July 16th-24th this summer at the Gatlinburg Convention Center.┬á Everything that you could hope for from a crafts show and more, everyone in the family will be able to find something to entertain them for
You have watched fireworks from your backyard, a local park, maybe even the roof of a parking garage in your city; just when you thought you couldn’t do the Fourth of July any differently, Gatlinburg, TN throws you a curveball that you can’t help but take a swing at.
Each year, for the past 34 years,