The Great Smoky Mountains in Tennessee offer an easy and accommodating getaway for people who want to adventure outdoors, enjoy the simple pleasures of life, and connect with historical features. You can vacation in the Great Smoky Mountains on a budget without breaking the bank and all ages will love the range of activities available in the area. There are many outdoor attractions that tempt all travelers to take to the trails and get moving and exploring.
Views of the Little Pigeon River
Views in the mountains are incredible, featuring dense forests and views of the winding Little Pigeon River. Trails span the National Park and you can enjoy miles and miles of manicured hiking trails or can rent an ATV to cruise or enjoy riding horseback.
Stop By Boyds Creek
It’s also possible to take a scenic driving tour through Boyds Creek if you’d like a relaxing and outdoorsy drive.
Selfie Time at Harrisburg Bridge
Visiting the covered bridge at the Harrisburg Bridge offers a unique photo opportunity at one of the last remaining covered bridges in the state.
Adventurous Fun at Firefox Mountain
Firefox Mountain features beautiful hiking trails and multiple bridges that allow exploration through 150 acres of pristine forest, creeks, waterfalls, and cow and llama pastures.
Explore Whispering Winds Covered Bridge
The park features many trails with classic log bridges, cable bridges, covered bridges including Whispering Winds covered bridge and America’s longest swinging bridge which crosses 70 feet above the Little Pigeon River.
There are so many amazing outdoor activities in the Great Smoky Mountains, and even budget travelers will find endless activities.
Family Rental Cabins in Sevierville
Lodging prices range by season but camping is also available for those on a budget. Small rental cabins in the Smokies are also an option for those who would like to stay with some amenities.
Sevierville Restaurants, Wineries & Distilleries
A range of restaurants from fancy to local as well as wineries and distilleries offer options for eating and enjoying meals on any budget.
Taking time to visit Tennessee is a gift that gives back in quality time, enjoyable atmospheres, and engaging activities. Bring the whole family and enjoy a vacation on a budget that your family and friends will remember forever.