Originally Posted by Highlifeman21
I never did understand the appeal of Gatlinburg...
I used to live 50 miles from it. Back then, when I was making small bucks, it was a fun little getaway to visit once or twice a year. I can't imagine driving hundreds of miles just to go to Gatlinburg or Pigeon Forge, though.
I always preferred driving past Gatlinburg and into the park. I love the view from Newfound Gap. That I would drive hundreds of miles to see.
Here's a Smoky Mountains webcam
that provides the next best thing.