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Top 4 Things to Know About Bears in the Smoky Mountains

One of the things that many folks hope to see while visiting the Smoky Mountains is the black bear! After all, this iconic animal is the unofficial symbol of the Smokies and you’ll find bear-themed merchandise at nearly every souvenir shop in Pigeon Forge! Before heading into the Great Smoky Mountains National Park in search of the black bear, you’ll want to learn more about these fascinating creatures and what to expect from their behavior! Here are the top 4 things to know about bears in the Smoky Mountains:

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4 of the Best Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge Bars

We know there are so many fun things to do in Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge! After a day of touring all the attractions or taking in the great outdoors, nothing beats an ice cold drink! Luckily, there are a number of bars in Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg that can help satisfy your thirst! The area has a variety of bars available that offer everything from their own freshly brewed beer to non-alcoholic specialty drinks. There is draught on tap, full bars, locally brewed pale ales and plenty of live entertainment all around this gorgeous mountain resort area. To make your selections easier, here are the top 4 best Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge bars.

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Get Rid of Smoky Mountain Vacation Stress Once and For All

Do you need a vacation from your vacation? Some people stress out so much about planning the perfect trip that they actually make themselves miserable. At Cherokee Lodge, we want your vacation in the Smoky Mountains to be relaxing, fun, and most importantly, stress free. To help you find serenity in the Smokies, we have come up with some great tips and tricks to leave your worries behind when you stay at our Pigeon Forge condos.

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4 Reasons To Take a Romantic Getaway to Our Condos in Pigeon Forge

Needing to get away? Sometimes couples get so caught up busy everyday life that an escape is the best way to enjoy some quality time with each other. What better time than now? There is nothing stopping you from planning a romantic Smoky Mountain getaway with the one you love at one of our condos in Pigeon Forge. Here are 4 reasons why you should take a romantic getaway to our condos in Pigeon Forge:

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Top 4 Reasons Why You’ll Love Playing the Course at Toy Box Mini Golf

One of the most unique and innovative miniature golf courses in the Smokies is Toy Box Mini Golf, which is conveniently located within minutes of our Pigeon Forge condo rentals! In fact, you can even walk to the course from our condos by taking a stroll along Veterans Boulevard! Here are the top 4 reasons why you’ll love playing the course at Toy Box Mini Golf:

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Top 4 Places to Have Breakfast in Pigeon Forge with the Family

When you’re headed to our condos for vacation, one of the first things you’ll be looking for is a great place to have breakfast in Pigeon Forge. The choices are seemingly endless, but there is a common theme—Southern cooking at its finest! This ensures you won’t be disappointed with any of these quality restaurants. Here are 4 of our favorite places to have breakfast in Pigeon Forge with your family!

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Top 4 Breakfast Buffets in Pigeon Forge You’ll Love

While one of the huge perks of staying with us is a fully equipped kitchen with modern amenities, it can be fun to dine out for breakfast in Pigeon Forge! There are plenty of restaurants serving a delicious breakfast in town, as well as some fantastic buffets where you can eat to your heart’s content! These buffets are the perfect way to get all the energy you need for an action-packed day in the Smoky Mountains! Here are the top 4 breakfast buffets in Pigeon Forge:

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Top 4 Reasons Why You Should Treat Yourself to a Massage in Pigeon Forge

Make the most of your Pigeon Forge vacation by treating yourself to a relaxing massage! This is the perfect way to unwind from your daily stress back home and feel completely rejuvenated! The fantastic news is that our condos in Pigeon Forge TN are just minutes away from Restorative Massage of the Smokies, where you can enjoy a wide variety of massage treatments at a discounted rate! Here are the top 4 reasons why you should treat yourself to a massage in Pigeon Forge:

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3 City Owned Parks in Pigeon Forge That Your Family Will Love

Pigeon Forge is not only home to dozens of amusement parks, miniature golf courses and go kart tracks, but several beautiful city owned parks that are considered hidden gems! While some folks might overlook these fantastic parks during their vacation, they actually offer plenty of fun things for families to do! Here are 3 city owned parks in Pigeon Forge that your family will love:

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4 Incredible Roller Coasters at Dollywood That You Need to Ride Right Now

Whether you are a roller coaster fanatic or just getting up the nerve to ride for the first time, head on over to Dollywood for some of the top thrilling coasters in the country! There is an incredible collection of wooden and steel Dollywood roller coasters that will have you screaming in delight for an entire day of fun! The best part is that Cherokee Lodge Condos is just minutes from all of this exciting action at Dollywood! Check out these 4 incredible roller coasters at Dollywood that you need to ride right now:

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Top 5 Places to Get a Delicious Scoop of Ice Cream in Pigeon Forge

The best way to finish off a day in Pigeon Forge is with a refreshing ice cream treat! Whether you spent the afternoon hiking through the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, exploring the thrill rides at Dollywood or shopping at The Island in Pigeon Forge, you’ll love ending your day with a tasty cold snack! Here are the top 4 places to get a delicious scoop of ice cream in Pigeon Forge:

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Top 4 Reasons to Take the Pigeon Forge Trolley to Dollywood

Did you know that you can save a significant amount of time and money on your Dollywood trip simply by taking the Pigeon Forge trolley? This convenient transit system provides continuous service to Dollywood throughout the theme park’s operating season, and the departure point for the trolley is within walking distance of our condos in Pigeon Forge TN! Here are the top 4 reasons to take the Pigeon Forge trolley to Dollywood: