Early Summer Activities in Gatlinburg
Get ready for another exciting vacation getaway this summer in Gatlinburg. Beat the summer crowds and visit early on in the season for unbelievable fun while still maintaining your social distancing. Check out these early summer activities found only in Gatlinburg:
Go White Water Rafting
Gatlinburg is the perfect place for adventure seekers as the area has plenty of thrills. Nearby Little Pigeon River features crystal blue waters making it perfect for some white water rafting. The river flow is controlled by the local dam that has weekly releases giving you plenty of days to book a white water rafting experience. Local rafting companies can take you on a guided tour in a private or public group. Come see how you fare against Little Pigeon River!
Take the SkyLift
For the best views in all of Gatlinburg look no further than the SkyLift. This aerial tramway will take you up the mountains for a unique experience only available here. Once you reach the top take as many pics as you like before heading back down. SkyLift Park also has the longest suspension bridge for pedestrians in all of North America. The SkyBridge even features glass floor panels so you can look down at the gorge below you. This is not for the faint of heart but is always recommended for incredible views!
Visit Ober Gatlinburg
Gatlinburg is covered in snow during the winter season but the snow melts away from summer giving Ober Gatlinburg plenty of outdoor activities to enjoy. Stop by with your family for a variety of activities including indoor ice skating, ski mountain roller coaster, the alpine slide, a scenic chairlift, bumper cars, mini golf, water raft rides, and many more. The aerial tramway even has dinner options so you can easily spend the day at this popular attraction.
Visit Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies
Cool off with a visit to Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies right here in Gatlinburg. This spacious aquarium features plenty of underwater creatures such as sharks, turtles, and rays. The underwater habitats have all kinds of wonderful animals that are a joy to see up close in person.
Plan Your Summer in Gatlinburg
Planning for your stay this summer in Gatlinburg is as easy as booking your next stay with us. Our vacation rentals will keep you comfortable throughout your stay with luxury amenities and spacious properties.