5 Attractions in the Smoky Mountains You Don’t Want to Miss

Check out these 5 attractions in the Smoky Mountains you don’t want to miss!  All of these amazing attractions are just minutes from your room at Accommodations By Willow Brook Lodge!

1. Lumberjack Feud

At Paula Deen’s Lumberjack Feud you’ll watch two lumberjack families compete against each other in 13 events, such as speed climbing and axe throwing. You’ll be on the edge of your seat as you watch the lumberjacks do these incredible feats. You can even meet them after the show! Try log rolling in Loggersports or making your way through the High Woodsman Challenge in the Adventure Park.


2. Hollywood Wax Museum


Do you enjoy all things celebrities and want to take pictures with their life-size wax figure? Then you have to go to the Hollywood Wax Museum. Learn more about each celebrity and even use fun accessories to jazz up your pictures as you make your way through the museum.


3. NASCAR SpeedPark

Do you and your kids have fun driving around in go karts? Then take them to NASCAR SpeedPark! You can drive all kinds of go karts, and there are sizes available for every kid. Plus, enjoy the indoor arcade, outdoor rides, and a rock wall at this great attraction in the Smoky Mountains.


4. The Island

The Island Walking Distance from Willow Brook Lodge Downtown Pigeon Forge Hotel

Do you love to shop, play, and eat? Then you need to visit The Island in Pigeon Forge!  It is located within walking distance to Willow Brook Lodge. With over 40 shops, everyone will find a store that interests them. Ride The Great Smoky Mountain Wheel or climb on The Island Ropes Course. You can even play games at Arcade City to win prizes! You’ll also enjoy grabbing a snack or meal at the many restaurants around The Island. Save some money with our The Island coupon that gets you $2 to the Sky Fly Soar America that opens in summer of 2021.



5. Ober Gatlinburg

Aerial View of Winterfest - Book at Willow Brook Lodge

Planning on spending some time in downtown Gatlinburg? Take a ride on the Aerial Tramway, which takes you from downtown to the top of Ober. Enjoy beautiful views of the mountains and Gatlinburg on your way up. Once you reach the top, you can go skiing and snowboarding during winter and enjoy all kinds of fun activities, depending on what time of year it is. Some of these activities include summer hill tubing, an alpine coaster, ice skating, and a kids’ play area.



There are so many attractions in the Smoky Mountains you can enjoy when staying at Willow Brook Lodge!