Get Outside in Gatlinburg

It’s spring in the Smoky Mountains, and outdoor fun is the name of the game when you visit White Oak Lodge and Resort.

The surrounding Smoky Mountains are playgrounds just waiting to be conquered. Soar through the treetops on a zipline or ride on a roaring river. These popular activities, along with coupon and discount information, can help you figure out where to go next.

Zip Gatlinburg
ZipGatlinburg is the most popular zipline in Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge, Sevierville, and the Smoky Mountains. These are the only ziplines where kids five years old can zip by themselves, with their whole family, and even with their grandparents in the treetops on a guided tour. Whether you zipline, tree trek or do the net course, adventure awaits.

Current Specials:
$39 Zipline Tickets on Wednesdays only (reg. $45)
$69 Treetrek/Zipline Combo Tour (reg. $109)
$99 Ultimate Combo, Ziplines, Tree Trek, Photo Helmet Cam and T-Shirt
Advanced reservations at 865-430-9475 required for specials.

Appalachian Ghostwalks
Appalachian GhostWalks’ Gatlinburg Ghost and History Tours are presented nightly, year-round. The “Haunted Historic Gatlinburg GhostWalk” is a positive haunted history experience presenting the results of both scientific discovery and afterlife research along with years of historical investigation.

Ghostwalk Adventure packages available.

Smoky Mountain Outdoors Guided Hikes
The guides at Smoky Mountain Outdoors will meet with you, discuss what you want to see and how easy or strenuous you want your hike to be, and choose a trail just for you. Your guide will hike with you, describing the history of the National park and all the flora and fauna you’ll see. Suggested hikes include waterfall hikes, birding hikes, kid-friendly hikes, and sunset hikes. Most hikes last two hours and include free snack and water.

Hikes are $46.95 plus tax.

Check out these discount combo packages to make the most of your Gatlinburg vacation!

Rafting in the Smokies
Enjoy affordable fun on the Pigeon River with professional whitewater athletes. The Upper Pigeon River White Water Rafting Trips, Lower Pigeon River Float TripsZipliningRopes Challenge Course and Family Adventure Island are all conveniently located on the same property.

Current Specials:
Save $13 on Raft/Zip package and Raft/Horseback Riding package
Save $8 on Rafting Trips
Group of 10 gets 11th spot free

You can book online or talk to a reservation specialist at 1-800-776-7238.

The weather’s perfect, the scenery is spectacular: don’t miss out on outdoor fun in Gatlinburg this spring and summer.

What’s your favorite outdoor activity when you visit White Oak Lodge and Resort? Tell us in the comments below.

Victoria Hoffman

A native of New Jersey, Victoria isn't entirely sure how she ended up in Kansas City, but has enjoyed writing, editing, creating, communicating and marketing for high-profile accounts throughout the city ever since. In her spare time, Victoria is an actor (and active) with local community and city theatre.