If you are wondering where to spend Labor Day, you should consider renting a cabin in Gatlinburg, TN. Known as the Gateway to the Smokies, the town offers breathtaking scenery, fun family activities, and lots of great food and shopping. If you rent a cabin for a Gatlinburg Labor Day Weekend getaway, you will find plenty of things to do. There are a few highlights that you won’t want to miss.
Splash Country at Dollywood
No trip to Gatlinburg would be complete without a visit to Dollywood. From the thrilling wooden rollercoaster to the delicious slabs of cinnamon bread it is a quintessential part of the town’s experience. Labor Day Weekend is the last weekend that you can enjoy Splash Country at the park. There is nothing more refreshing or exciting than a ride on one of the logs and it is the perfect way to say goodbye to summer.
White Water Rafting
If you prefer to do your splashing in a more natural setting, you can go white water rafting through the lovely Smoky Mountains. Rafting trips on the Pigeon River will give you a chance to see some of the Smokies’ most elusive and fascinating fauna and flora.
Take A Walk Down the Great Smoky Mountains Arts and Crafts Community Trail
668 Glades Rd, Gatlinburg, TN 37738
If you are looking for the perfect souvenir of your Smoky Mountain trip, you should take a walk down this magnificent trail. Here you will find some of America’s greatest artist practicing their craft. You can buy an original painting or sculpture on the trail or just enjoy the food and live performances along the way.
There are so many beautiful hiking trails in the Smokies, and the end of summer is the perfect time to enjoy them. The Alum Cave Trail goes along the sixth highest mountain east of the Mississippi River. It is a challenging 5-mile trail where you will see magnificent scenery and landscapes. The Grotto Falls Trail is a bit less challenging and takes you along a gorgeous waterfall.
Where to Stay
Your Gatlinburg vacation should include accommodations that will let you enjoy the peace and quiet of the Smokies. The Cabin Rental Store can find you a fantastic home nestled in the mountains. Our homes are rustic on the outside and filled with modern-day conveniences on the inside. They are very popular with regulars, so give us a call today to book your Gatlinburg Labor Day Weekend stay!