5 Ideas to Keep a Group Busy in a Cabin at Christmas


There’s nothing better than family, right? Until … you’ve been sitting around, catching up for an hour or so. And then you start to think to yourself: “What on earth are we going to do for the rest of the weekend?!?” No problem. When you’ve got a group, keeping busy is key. Here are five […]

How to Prepare for Snow on Your Trip to the Smokies


This time of year, you never know. Snow comes quickly in the mountains. If you’re heading to the Smokies this winter, make sure you’re prepared. In 2012, over Christmas, Tennessee got dumped on with an unexpected snowfall. Several families got snowed into cabins and weren’t able to leave. A few actually took sleds into Gatlinburg […]

Plans for the Smokies for Specific Kid Ages


It’s pretty overwhelming when you visit Gatlinburg or Pigeon Forge for the first time. There are so many things to do, so many restaurants to try, so many trails to hike. Which ones are best for your family?

5 Questions to Ask Before Renting a Cabin


Our name says it all. We love cabin living. But if you’re renting one for the first (or, indeed, the 11th) time, it’s easy to be overwhelmed with the whole idea of it. Here’s a list of 5 questions you may want to ask yourself or the company you’re renting from before embarking on your […]