There is never a problem finding things to do in Gatlinburg, especially in the spring! The real problem is narrowing down which adventures you want to explore during your stay. The Smokies are amazing all year, but there is something about the thrilling outdoor attractions, unique shopping spots and stunning views and waterfalls that seem to be even more exciting this time of year. Plan your next mountain getaway to the Smokies this spring and experience these 4 things you have to see to believe, and so much more!
Gatlinburg and the surrounding areas are filled with thrilling attractions! There is never a shortage of fun during a stay in the Great Smoky Mountains. Bring the whole family along for the fun awaiting you at one of the many Gatlinburg attractions like the Gatlinburg Mountain Coaster.
The Gatlinburg Mountain Coaster is one of the newest and most exciting additions to the Smoky Mountains. The beauty of nature will surround you as you coast through the mountains on this thrilling ride. Visit our website for more information about this fun filled family adventure.
Spring is the best time to embark on an adventure in the Great Smoky Mountain National Park! Witness the spectacular beauty awaiting you at the end of your hike when you explore trails such as Rainbow Falls, Abram Falls, or so many more! With more than 800 miles of hiking trails, an adventure through the Smoky Mountains never ceases to amaze its visitors.
While hiking to grand peaks such as Mt. LeConte is one of the best ways to experience the vast views of the mountains, there are many other options for those that might not be interested in a hike. Hop aboard the Gatlinburg Sky Lift and take in the views of the mountains and downtown from above, or the Gatlinburg Space Needle offers panoramic views right in the heart of downtown Gatlinburg.
Eclectic Shopping Destinations
Take a little piece of the Smokies back home with you by picking up a souvenir at one of the eclectic shopping destinations that is housed inside Gatlinburg. Explore places like The Village Shops which is home to 27 unique boutiques, galleries and eateries, conveniently located on the main strip in downtown Gatlinburg. Take a drive through the Gatlinburg Arts and Crafts Community and browse the handcrafted selections offered from local artisans.