Summertime is just around the corner and the mountains are calling! Are you packing up the family and heading for the hills of Tennessee? If so, check out this list of 10 things to do in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park that the entire family will enjoy!
Are you heading to the Smoky Mountains for a winter getaway in January? If so, here are 10 things that you’ll want to add to your itinerary!
Tucked away in the hills of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park are countless miles of rolling rivers and streams. The park includes over 520,000 acres of land that are filled with stunning views, history, flora, fauna and much more. With more than 800 miles of hiking trails, the Smoky Mountains also offer the opportunity for many types of hikes. You can take a simple walk in the woods, climb to the highest of peaks or hike to a gorgeous waterfall. The waterfall hikes are some of our favorites so we wanted to share with you 3 of the best that you’ll find in the area. Choose a couple and then head our way for your next adventure getaway!
Our hotel in Sevierville is not only just a short drive from the Great Smoky Mountains National Park but it is also in the heart of the best shopping in the Smokies, within walking distance of great dining spots and near many of the top attractions in the area. Here are a few of the attractions that you’ll be just minutes from when staying with us at The Lodge at Five Oaks!
The Great Smoky Mountains National Park is made up of over 520,000 acres and countless neat facts about the area during its time as a national park and long before even the pioneers arrived. We wanted to put together some facts that we thought you may enjoy and to give you some fun trivia to share with those that will be vacationing with you!
Are you planning a vacation in the Smoky Mountains? If so, you’ll definitely want to add a few of these great outdoor activities to your itinerary!
At The Lodge at Five Oaks we absolutely love families! Our hotel was created to pay homage to our owners family and the farm that they ran in the 1920’s on the same property as our hotel. This summer we would love for your family to join us and experience time “on the farm”, so we have put together 4 attractions that are family friendly and located near our hotel in hopes of inspiring you to choose us as your home away from home on your next vacation to the Smokies.
Five Oaks Farm KitchenFive Oaks Farm Kitchen is one of the best Smoky Mountain Restaurants for “supper” and it’s even located right next door to our hotel! The restaurant is based on the same family farm as The Lodge at Five Oaks and is an extension of the hospitality and authentic experience that we strive to provide each guest. You’ll find menu items that were inspired by Blanche Ogle’s farm kitchen that one sat on our property. Try some fresh greens, a dish from the smoke house, some hearty soup, a farm table favorite or satisfy your sweet tooth with dessert!
A vacation to the Smoky Mountains comes with many opportunities for making memories of a lifetime. The area is filled with attractions, shopping, dining and more. However, during your time here you'll also find many ways to have just as much fun but for free. We wanted to get you started by sharing with you some of our favorite things to do for free while staying at our Sevierville hotel.