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You’ll Be Hooked On Huck Finn’s Catfish

If you are looking for an authentic Southern meal close to our Pigeon Forge condo rentals, you can’t do better than Huck Finn’s Catfish. This family owned and operated restaurant specializes in serving up premium fried catfish and other local favorites. With over 50 years of restaurant experience, the owners of Huck Finn’s Catfish are masters of Southern cuisine and hospitality.  

Skydive Without Jumping Out Of A Plane

Couple skydivingMillions of people dream of flying through the air, with the wind rushing at their face. However, many would-be-skydivers never get the chance to realize their dreams because they are afraid of jumping out of a plane. Fortunately, there is a new way to experience the sensation of skydiving without any of the danger! Located right around the corner from our condos in Pigeon Forge, Flyaway Indoor Skydiving is the first attraction of its kind.

Visit Tokyo in Tennessee

Sushi chef holding a plate of sushiTokyo is a lot closer than you think! You don’t need to book a 20 hour flight halfway around the world to get authentic Japanese cuisine. Little Tokyo Hibachi Grill and Sushi Bar is the best Japanese restaurant in the Smokies. Located minutes away from our Pigeon Forge condos, Little Tokyo offers unique food for reasonable prices.   

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Take A Tour Of The Best Fishing Spots In The Smokies

With over 3,000 miles of crystal clear waterways and 11 area lakes, the Great Smoky Mountains is one the best areas for fishing in the South East. Whether you’re an expert angler or a novice, Rocky Top Outfitters has everything you need for a fun filled day of fishing. Located right around the corner from our Great Smoky Mountains National Park lodging, Rocky Top Outfitters is a fully stocked fly and tackle shop that offers guided fishing trips throughout the region.

WonderWorks Museum in Pigeon Forge

Explore The Mysteries of WonderWorks

Have you ever noticed the upside down building in Pigeon Forge? According to legend, this mystical building was once a top secret research laboratory on an island in the Bermuda Triangle. Profesor Wonder and his team of world renowned scientists created a man made tornado that lifted their lab right off the ground and transplanted it in East Tennessee. Today, their laboratory is known as WonderWorks, and it is one of most popular family attractions in the Smokies. Located minutes away from our condos in Pigeon Forge, WonderWorks offers over 100 interactive exhibits for all ages.  

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Three Easy Trails in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Hiking trail in the woodsThere are several beautiful trails through the Great Smoky Mountains National Park’s pristine terrain. Many of them are not strenuous and are less than five miles in length. People can get away from the hustle of everyday life and away from the crowds at Gatlinburg and walk the pathways through these preserved parklands. Wildlife is prevalent as trails meander through their natural habitat. Here are three easy and short day hikes on self-guided trails at the northern end of this national park:

The Remarkable History of the Pigeon Forge Mill

The Old Mill in Pigeon ForgeThe Pigeon Forge Mill is one of the most popular historic sites in Sevier County, Tennessee. Commonly known as the Old Mill, this 19th century gristmill has become an iconic part of Pigeon Forge and is featured on the National Register of Historic Places.

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Historic Churches in Cades Cove in Gatlinburg

When the first European settlers came to Cades Cove in the early 19th century, they formed the first Christian community in the valley. Today, visitors to Cades Cove in Gatlinburg can explore a series of fascinating historic churches that are maintained by the National Register of Historic Places.

Saddle Up at Stages West Western Store in Pigeon Forge

Western horse riding kit with cowboy boots, hat, lasso, and horse shoeFamily owned and operated, Stages West Western store in Pigeon Forge has been bringing Smoky Mountain vacationers top of the line Western wear since 1975. With their eclectic collection of boots, hats, jewelry, shirts, jeans and wallets, you and your family will not leave empty handed after visiting this Pigeon Forge shop.

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History Soars High at Pigeon Forge Museum

jet plane parked with nice skyAviation and airplanes have come a long way since the Wright brothers first took to the air in 1903. To see a sample of the man-made flying marvels, Cherokee Lodge Condominiums urges Smoky Mountain guests to visit the Tennessee Museum of Aviation.