Pigeon Forge, TN

Pigeon Forge, Tennessee

Vacation at the Doorstep of Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Just outside the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, the tucked away city of Pigeon Forge offers something for everyone, during every season of the year. Whether you are a nature lover aching for the outdoors or an inveterate shopper/collector searching for the perfect indigenous souvenir, you can find what you’re looking for on this vacation.

The Great Smoky Mountains National Park has more than 900 miles of nature trails to explore; and offers beautiful points such as Clingman’s Dome and the towering rocks of Chimney Tops. Whitewater rafting is a popular pastime in the area, and Smoky Mountain Outdoors will help you gear up for a trip. Then of course, there is the theme park fun of Dollywood®. At Treasure Quest Miniature Golf, you can play interactive, indoor golf. The local stores in Pigeon Forge offer specialty pieces, from woodworks to pottery.

Nearby Gatlinburg offers more small-town feel; more hiking, biking, horseback riding, fishing and shopping as well. Restaurants? There are more than 100, ranging from family-style Southern cooking to eclectic cafes. Plus, there are many festivals and activities between the two cities through the year that attract locals, visitors and vendors.

For more information about things to do in Pigeon Forge, visit our travel blog.

Bluegreen Vacations resorts in the Tennessee Smokies

Bluegreen Vacations offers two resorts in the Tennessee Smokies: Laurel Crest in Pigeon Forge and MountainLoft in Gatlinburg.