Spring is right around the corner, and that means it’s time to shake off the winter blues and get outside. The Smokies are the perfect place to refresh your spirit after a long and cold winter. There are many great things to do in Gatlinburg that will get you outside, whether you are visiting with the family, having a romantic spring getaway with your loved one, or even taking a break on your own. Here are a few great spring waterfall hikes that will take you to some of the area’s gems.
When you check into one of our log cabin rentals in Gatlinburg, TN, it’s easy to go straight from the luxury of your mountain hideout to the hiking trails. All our cabins, such as Wildwood Dreams, are close to the National Park, where you can hike all sorts of trails, from easy to advanced. If you want an easy, paved trail that still leads you to a stunning waterfall view, try Laurel Falls. A quick drive to Cades Cove takes you right to the trail. After you’ve taken in the amazing view of this multi-tiered waterfall, you can head right back to the comfort of your cabin, where your private hot tub waits to ease away the long walk.
There are many trails near our cabins that are more adventurous and exciting. Check in to Honey Bear Hideaway, a classic log chalet with a great view off the huge back deck, and then go explore that view! You can take a hike up to the amazing Ramsey Cascades in the National Park if you want the most amazing payoff for your hike. Climb over 2,500 feet along a rocky trail, and you’ll see the tallest waterfall in the entire park.
If you are visiting the area with family and loved ones who can’t hike, don’t worry! You can still find tons of fun things to do in Gatlinburg. Want everyone to see a beautiful waterfall in one of the most gorgeous regions in the country? Head to the Sinks. This is one of the few Gatlinburg waterfalls that you can simply drive to. It’s just a short drive away from the Gatlinburg cabins to see this unique waterfall.
When you’ve had your fill of the sights of the waterfalls in the area, head back to your private cabin getaway. Our log cabin rentals in Gatlinburg, TN, give you the ideal place to relax and plan your next day of fun! Book your spring vacation today.