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How You Can Explore the Smokies on the Pigeon Forge Trolley

Vacations are supposed to be relaxing and fun, but spending too much time in your car can be stressful and irritating. Getting lost, being stuck in traffic, and searching for parking can put a real damper on your time off. Fortunately, when you stay with us, you can choose to not drive at all! Our condos in Pigeon Forge are located right next to the Pigeon Forge Central Trolley Station. Guests can simply walk next door and catch a trolley to all of the best attractions in the Great Smoky Mountains! Here’s how you can explore the Smokies in the Pigeon Forge Trolley:

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Top 6 Waterfall Hikes in the Smoky Mountains You Should Try

When you visit the Smoky Mountains, you want to see all the natural features in the park. One of the most popular sights to see are the waterfalls. Spend time outside by going on waterfall hikes in the Smoky Mountains! Check out these top 6 waterfall hikes in the Smoky Mountains you should try:

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4 Fun Attractions in Pigeon Forge Within Walking Distance of Our Condos

One of the huge benefits of staying at Cherokee Lodge Condos is our location on Teaster Lane! We are just far enough from the Parkway to avoid the traffic and noise yet still just minutes away from tons of fun things to do! In fact, you will find some of the best Pigeon Forge attractions only steps away from our front door. Here are 4 fun attractions in Pigeon Forge that are within walking distance of our condos:

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Top 4 Things You Need to Know About the Dollywood Harvest Festival

Autumn in the Smoky Mountains means cooler temperatures, spectacular fall foliage and the return of the Dollywood Harvest Festival! This popular festival celebrates everything “fall” with unique craft items and treats, live gospel music and a glowing pumpkin wonderland with thousands of hand carved jack-o-lanterns! Here are the top 4 things that you need to know about attending the Dollywood Harvest Festival:

Gaucho Urbano Brazilian Steakhouse in Pigeon Forge

5 of the Best Steakhouses in Pigeon Forge and the Smokies You Have to Try

There’s only one thing that can make a day of adventuring in the Great Smoky Mountains any better, and its a delicious meal! Whether you’re in need of a hearty lunch or a satisfying dinner, steak is always a good idea. To help you figure out which one you’d like to visit first, here are 5 of the best steakhouses in Pigeon Forge and the Smokies:

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Top 3 Reasons to Stay Near Patriot Park in Pigeon Forge

When you are looking for a peaceful break from the amusement parks, go kart tracks and miniature golf courses along the Pigeon Forge Parkway, just head over to Patriot Park! This lovely park is situated in the heart of the city and offers a quiet oasis among all the attractions! If you want to make the most of your vacation in the Smoky Mountains, stay at Cherokee Lodge Condos where you are just steps away from the park! Here are the top 3 reasons to stay near Patriot Park in Pigeon Forge:

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6 Exciting Rides You Can Experience at Wildwood Grove in Dollywood

Just when you thought Dollywood couldn’t get any better, they have recently opened the largest expansion in their park history! This new section of the park, Wildwood Grove, is a whimsical land where you can wander past sparkling creeks, explore a charming village, and encounter the magical Wildwood Tree! And if that doesn’t sound good enough, Wildwood Grove also features a wonderful selection of new rides the entire family can enjoy together! Here are 6 exciting new rides you can experience at Wildwood Grove at Dollywood:

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3 Fascinating Historical Sites Near Pigeon Forge TN You Should Visit

While the Pigeon Forge Parkway is filled with fun modern attractions such as amusement parks, go kart tracks, and miniature golf courses, there are also several unique historical sites in the area! Whether you are a history buff or just want to learn more about the Smoky Mountains, these sites provide the perfect opportunity to take a step back in time! Here are 3 fascinating historical sites near Pigeon Forge TN you should visit during your vacation:

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3 Things to Know About the New Rowdy Bear Ridge Attraction in Pigeon Forge TN

Rowdy Bear Ridge has officially opened in Pigeon Forge and welcomes visitors to experience their awesome new attraction! This is a sister park to the popular Rowdy Bear Mountain in Gatlinburg and provides the opportunity to enjoy year-round outdoor mountain tubing! There are also several other activities set to open at Rowdy Bear Ridge this upcoming fall! Here are the top 3 things you need to know about Rowdy Bear Ridge attraction in Pigeon Forge TN:

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Top 5 Places to Go Ziplining in Pigeon Forge and the Smoky Mountains

There’s no better way to take in the beauty of the Smokies than with a bird’s eye view from one of the ziplines in the area. People of all ages can enjoy this fun and exhilarating activity while making some incredible memories along the way. To help you plan for your trip, here are 5 of the best places to go ziplining in Pigeon Forge and the Smoky Mountains.