Ouch! Watch Out for Hot Tub Rash!

This is embarrassing, so I’m not going to name any names. But a certain relative of mine was recently infected with itchy skin and red bumps after a long, lazy soak in our cabin’s hot tub. Yuck, huh? It got worse the next day. Let’s just say that we were out and about in Pigeon […]

5 Things to Look for in a Cabin

So, you’ve decided to stay in a cabin while visiting the Smoky Mountains. I applaud your choice — I think you’ll love the experience. But looking for a cabin to rent can be overwhelming. Here are five things to consider when choosing the perfect cabin: 1. Location. If you aren’t familiar with the area, there […]

Close Encounter with a Black Bear

by guest blogger Sheri Thompson “Last summer, we visited Gatlinburg for the first time. We rented a large chalet for our family, 10 in all. It was a very relaxing place to stay. There were wrap around porches on all 3 levels. On the second main level, there was a hot tub on the deck […]