A Pigeon Forge summer blends relaxation with high-octane thrills! Try these can’t-miss experiences:
1. Parrot Mountain and Gardens
Hundreds of colorful tropical birds and thousands of gorgeous flowers make Parrot Mountain and Gardens a dazzling sight. Visit the baby bird nursery, feed adult birds by hand and watch exotic toucans, hornbills, and other rainbow-plumed birds in flight.
2. Outdoor Gravity Park
Leap into a giant, inflatable ball 11 feet wide, then roll inside it down a thousand-foot hill! This is the only “zorbing” park in the country, bringing you the wild thrill of tumbling downhill in a bubble. Add it to your Pigeon Forge summer bucket list!
4. Great Smoky Mountains National Park
Welcome to the most visited national park, where black bears roam pristine forests and more than 1,500 species of wildflowers delight the eyes. Eight hundred miles of trails await you. Scenic drives take you to overlooks like Clingmans Dome or historic sites like Cades Cove. The National Park Service offers maps, guides, and visitor centers.
5. River Tubing
Drift on the Little Pigeon River and let the water relax away your cares. River Romp offers tubing and kayaking minutes from Pigeon Forge.
7. Titanic Museum Attraction
Play the role of a passenger aboard this replica of the famed ocean liner. Touch an iceberg, try out a lifeboat, and learn about life on the Titanic. More than 400 artifacts bring history to life.
9. Go Karting
Challenge family or friends to races at Pigeon Forge’s go-kart tracks! You’ll get plenty of choices of tracks and karts at Xtreme Racing Center, SpeedZone Fun Park, The Track, or Blake Jones Racing Center.