Best Black Bear Viewing Tips

My mother-in-law’s absolute favorite thing to do in the Smoky Mountains is looking out for black bears. She flips when she spots a black bear along a scenic drive through Cades Cove, along a hike – from a distance – in the Great smoky Mountains National Park, while driving along the beautiful mountain roads in the Smoky Mountains, or while…

Celebrate Easter in the Smokies – Events, Wildflowers & More

The Easter Bunny is hopping into the Great Smoky Mountains soon! He’ll be bringing fun Easter events, yummy seasonal foods and Easter treats, blooming spring wildflowers, fresh spring air, and more. So start planning your Easter trip to stay in one of our Pigeon Forge, TN Cabins for an unforgettable Easter. You’ll have everything from beautiful handmade Easter crafts to…

Healthy Recipes for a New Year – in Your Cabin!

Welcome to 2020! The new year is a perfect time to start fresh, especially when it comes to eating well. And that doesn’t mean going full diet mode – just making small steps to eat better foods that make you feel your best! Whether it’s more veggies and fruit, less sugar, or a focus on more local ingredients, eating well…

Birdwatching in the Smoky Mountains

Spring is just around the corner, and the Great Smoky Mountains is the perfect place to be. With amazing mountain vistas, cool mountain streams, flowing waterfalls, blooming wildflowers, and animals beginning to stir again, there is no shortage of awesome things to see in the great outdoors. One of the most popular sights for springtime in the Smokies is birds! …

New Year, NEW Pigeon Forge, TN Cabins!

What better way to celebrate the new year than with NEW cabins in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee?! We have some great new additions to our Pigeon Forge, TN Cabins family, and we can’t wait to share them with you! Feel right at home with lots of conveniences, treat yourself to upgraded amenities, and enjoy the serenity of the Smokies with relaxing…

Nighttime Fun – on New Years’ Eve

New Year’s Eve is here! It’s celebrated as a time to say goodbye to old things in the past year, and it’s known to be a time for renewal and self-reflection. And what better place to renew and refresh than in the setting of the gorgeous and serene Great Smoky Mountains?!  If you’re here celebrating with us on New Year’s…

How to Use Christmas Leftovers in Your Cabin

Looking for a way to use those holiday leftovers to your advantage? Instead of tossing them out and wasting that hard work you put into cooking the meals in the first place, check out these Christmas leftover recipes – easy enough to do in your Pigeon Forge cabin’s fully equipped kitchen!  Leftover Thanksgiving Salad | All Recipes  Ingredients 1 cup…

Christmas Eve Cookie Recipes for Your Cabin

There’s nothing quite like the smell of freshly baked cookies at your log cabin in the Great Smoky Mountains with Pigeon Forge, TN Cabins. After getting a whiff of melted chocolate morsels, a sweet medley of cinnamon and sugar, or a buttery, nutty mix, everyone rushes to the kitchen to pick out the one that speaks to them (you know…

Happy National Maple Syrup Day – Go Eat Breakfast!

While you may be looking forward to Christmas coming soon, we have another holiday you should celebrate in the Smokies: National Maple Syrup Day on December 17! Another one of those off-the-wall holidays made up over time, it’s one that is perfectly suited to the Great Smoky Mountains. Pigeon Forge (and neighboring Gatlinburg and Sevierville) is known for more than…

Celebrate National Chocolate-Covered Anything Day in Pigeon Forge!

“What is that amazing smell? Mmmm…Chocolate!” Just like Anna and Elsa in Frozen, we at Pigeon Forge TN, Cabins LOVE chocolate. And our time in the Great Smoky Mountains has only strengthened that desire for the sweet, silky, smooth treat. If you’ve ever strolled along the Parkway in Pigeon Forge or Gatlinburg, you’ve no doubt had the rich aroma of…