summer day in the Smoky Mountains

Top 5 Reasons Why You’ll Love the Smoky Mountains in the Summer

There is nothing quite like a summer vacation to the Smoky Mountains! The warm weather is perfect for all kinds of exciting outdoor activities, including hikes in the National Park, white water rafting, ziplining and more! For those who prefer to relax, you’ll enjoy the heated outdoor swimming pool and many other wonderful amenities at our Wears Valley resort! Here are the top 5 reasons why you’ll love the Smoky Mountains in the summer:

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5 of the Best Places to Grab Lunch in Pigeon Forge

If you’re looking for a quick and tasty lunch during your action-packed day in Pigeon Forge, you’ll find plenty of great places to eat! This is your chance to rest your feet for a bit, recharge your energy with a delicious meal and enjoy some fabulous Southern hospitality! Here are 5 of the best places to grab lunch in Pigeon Forge:

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Goats on the Roof Building

Top 4 Fun Things That You Have to Experience at Goats on the Roof

One of the awesome benefits of staying with us is that you are just minutes away from Goats on the Roof of the Smoky Mountains! This popular attraction on Wears Valley Road has something for everyone in the family to enjoy, ranging from a thrilling mountain coaster to live goat feeding! Here are the top 4 fun things that you have to experience while visiting Goats on the Roof during your Smoky Mountain vacation:

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A scenic country road in Wears Valley TN.

7 Outdoor Things to Do Near Wears Valley TN

The Smoky Mountains are full of outdoor adventures and plenty of outdoor beauty. If you are staying with Hearthside Cabins at The Preserve and looking for things to do in Wears Valley TN, you have some incredible opportunities to explore the outdoors and take in the beauty of the Smoky Mountains. Strap on your hiking boots and prepare for adventure. Here are 7 outdoor things to do near Wears Valley TN:

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5 Fun Things to Do At Our Smoky Mountain Cabin Rentals This Spring

While every season in the Smokies has something unique to offer, there is just something extra special about the spring! This is a delightful time of year when the Smoky Mountains come alive with thousands of blooming wildflowers, longer days of blissful sunshine, and perfect temperatures for exploring the great outdoors! The best way to enjoy the wonders of the season is with a stay at our cabin rentals, which are situated at the highest elevated resort in the Smokies! Here are 5 fun things to do at our Smoky Mountain cabin rentals this spring:

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The Chapel at the Preserve Smoky Mountain wedding

Top 5 Reasons Why Our Chapel is the Perfect Smoky Mountain Wedding Venue

If you’ve been searching for the best wedding venue in the Smoky Mountains, look no further than our Chapel at the Preserve! This lovely chapel can accommodate up to 100 guests and features a fairytale setting at the highest elevated resort in the Smokies! As if that doesn’t sound good enough, you’ll find all of the accommodations you need right on our property! Here are the top 5 reasons why our chapel is the perfect Smoky Mountain wedding venue:

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deer in the Smoky Mountains

Top 5 Things To Know About the New Mountain Wildlife Museum in Pigeon Forge

As if Pigeon Forge isn’t already home to some of the most fascinating museums in the country, a new wildlife museum has recently opened in town! This unique taxidermy museum offers a memorable indoor wildlife experience for the entire family while promoting the education and preservation of some of the mountain’s greatest creatures! Here are the top 5 things to know about the new Mountain Wildlife Museum in Pigeon Forge:

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Mountain Top Mansion in PF

Top 4 Winter Cabin Activities You Have to Try

There really is nothing like sipping hot cocoa, cuddling up with a blanket, and lounging by the fireplace. Cabins are a great place to spend the chilly winter season with friends and family. Whether you’re visiting for the holidays or a winter escape in the new year, staying in a cabin brings about some amazing memories and quality time with the special people in your life. At Hearthside at the Preserve, we want to give you the perfect setting to enjoy a fun vacation in Wears Valley. We’ve put together a list of our favorite winter cabin activities that we hope will inspire you and your family to make the most out of your getaway.

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Snow capped mountains near our Wears Valley cabins for rent.

Top 5 Reasons Why Our Wears Valley Cabins Help Cure the Winter Blues

If you’re looking to escape the winter doldrums for a few days or more, there is no better place to boost your mood than our cabins in Wears Valley TN! We offer a variety of beautiful cabins at the highest elevated resort in the Smoky Mountains, offering tremendous views of the Smokies! You’ll not only find comfortable rooms and fun amenities, but a fabulous location that is minutes away from all the wonderful activities in Pigeon Forge! Here are the top 5 reasons why our Wears Valley cabins help cure the winter blues:

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chairs on deck of secluded cabin in Wears Valley TN

Top 4 Benefits of Staying at Our Secluded Cabins in Wears Valley TN

If you are planning a vacation to the Smoky Mountains, there is no better choice for accommodations than our scenic and secluded cabins! Guests of Hearthside at the Preserve enjoy many excellent benefits while staying in our resort-style community. We offer cabins that provide the best of both worlds when it comes to privacy and entertainment. Here are just a few great benefits of staying at our secluded cabins in Wears Valley TN:

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Alamo Steakhouse in Pigeon Forge

3 Places to Have a Delicious Dinner in Pigeon Forge

When you go on vacation, dinner is an important time of day for a couple of reasons. First, it is a time to regain your strength after a fun and action-packed day of vacation. Second, dinner is a time for togetherness among everyone in your travel group, no matter how big or small it is. Laugh, reminisce on good times, and strengthen your bond. As for the food itself, people eat the foods they love and try new ones as well. Here are 3 places to have a delicious dinner in Pigeon Forge:

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Tuckaleechee Caverns in Townsend

The Peaceful Side of the Smokies: Top 4 Things to Do in Townsend TN

While most folks visiting the Great Smoky Mountains seem to spend most of their time exploring Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg, there are also many fantastic things to do in Townsend TN! The area in and around Townsend is known as the “Peaceful Side of the Smokies” and it is just a short drive away from Hearthside at the Preserve! Here are the top 4 attractions in Townsend TN that you should visit during your vacation to the Smokies:

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