A Side Trip

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The Great Smoky Mountains, Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg offer another alternative for a day trip. Endless hiking trails and spectacular waterfalls will fulfill the outdoor enthusiast desires and provide gorgeous nature scenes for the casual walker. Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge both offer a multitude of attractions in and around the towns including ziplining, caverns, petting zoos, Dollywood, Anakeesta Amusement Park, The Island at Pigeon Forge, Rowdy Bear Mountain Coaster, Gatlinburg SkyLift Park and the newest addition SkyBridge Gatlinburg. SkyBridge is the longest pedestrian suspension bridge in North America at 680 feet long and hangs 140 feet above this lush tree covered backdrop.