The summer months are a fantastic time to visit the Great Smoky Mountains as there are long days of sunlight and all of the fun local attractions are in full swing! If you have taken a summer vacation to Pigeon Forge in the past, you might recall that some days it can get quite warm. In fact, temperatures increase throughout the season with July and August afternoon highs often reaching the 90s. If you happen to hit a heat wave, check out these great ways to stay cool in the summer while staying at our Pigeon Forge cabin rentals:
1. Head to Dolly’s Splash Country
Grab your bathing suit and escape the heat of the summer by heading over to Dolly’s Splash Country. This beautiful 35 acre water park features a fun variety of thrilling attractions, relaxing pools, dining options and more! If you love exciting waterslides, check out the new TailSpin Racer where you can race your friends through wild twists and turns! Other incredible slides include the Big Bear Plunge, Fire Tower Falls, Raging River Rapids and RiverRush. If you prefer a more gentle day in the park, float along in the Downbound Float Trip or swim in the huge Mountain Waves pool. Even the youngest kids in the family can get into the action with Little Creek Falls, a water play area designed especially for children!
2. Visit an Indoor Attraction
If the weather has gotten too warm for hiking and other outdoor activities, there are plenty of awesome indoor attractions near our Pigeon Forge cabin rentals with cool air conditioning!
The Titanic Museum presents over 400 artifacts from the famous ship in a collection worth more than $4.5 million dollars. You can also experience what it was like to walk the hallways and Grand Staircase of the Titanic!
If you want to turn your world upside down and check out an amusement park for the mind, plan a trip to WonderWorks! This massive attraction combines education and entertainment with more than 100 hands-on exhibits that spark the imagination and challenge the mind.
Flyaway Indoor Skydiving
Have you ever dreamed of flying? Then visit the Flyaway Indoor Skydiving facility in the country’s first vertical wind tunnel! No experience is necessary to take flight at this sensational skydiving attraction.
3. Stay Cool in Your Cabin
The Pigeon Forge cabin rentals from Alpine Mountain Chalets contain many excellent amenities to keep you entertained and cool in the summer months! Reach for a cold beverage from your cabin’s refrigerator and kick back in front of the flat screen television to watch a movie. Challenge a family member to a game of billiards in the game room. The opportunities for fun and recreation in our cabins are virtually endless! Some of our cabins even feature convenient swimming pool access where you can take a refreshing dip on a hot summer afternoon!
Check out all of our Pigeon Forge cabin rentals today to plan your summer vacation to the Great Smoky Mountains. We hope to see you soon at Alpine Mountain Chalets!