3 Benefits of Taking a Last Minute Trip to the Smoky Mountains This Spring

17 February 2016 / By parksidecabins
family in open top car driving in the Smoky Mountains
Feb 17, 2016 Smoky Mountains

During the winter, many of us are curled up in our cozy homes. However, then spring arrives and we can’t wait to get outdoors and enjoy the beautiful warm spring weather. One of the best ways to enjoy spring is to take a last minute trip away from home. There are many gorgeous places to visit during spring, however, none of them can compare to spring time in the Smoky Mountains. There are also many great benefits for taking a last minute trip to the Smoky Mountains this spring.

1. Getting Outdoors

Spending time outdoors is healthy for you, you get to breathe in amazing fresh air and become a more active individual. By taking a trip to the Smoky Mountains this spring, you will get to experience both of those things. You can get active by hiking in the Smoky Mountains. There are hiking trails that will take you to the top of mountains like Chimney Tops and Mount LeConte, or visit waterfalls like Rainbow Falls. There are also many other things you can do like visit Cades Cove which is full of great hiking trails for you to explore and historical sites where you can learn about the people settled in the Smoky Mountains in the 1800s. There are also many great rafting and ziplining activities for you to do with your family that will make your trip to the Smoky Mountain unforgettable.

2. Taking Time to Relax

Life definitely has a way of keeping everyone busy, however, sometimes it is nice to just sit back and relax for a bit. Taking a last minute trip to the Smoky Mountains is the best way to get to unwind with your family and friends. When you aren’t enjoying all of the great outdoor activities there are to do in the Smoky Mountains, you and your family can relax in a Smoky Mountain cabin rental. Smoky Mountain cabin rentals come with amazing amenities that were put in place to help you enjoy your vacation. On a cool spring night, you and your group can stay warm around your cabin’s fireplace or take a dip in the hot tub while reminiscing on crazy stories that you have shared in the past. During the day, don’t forget to go out and relax in a rocking chair on your cabin’s deck. On the deck, you will get to see some of the most breathtaking views in the Smoky Mountains and there is nothing on earth that can compare to those views.

3. Enjoy Time With Loved Ones

The whole point of going on vacation with your family and friends is getting to spend quality time with them. You can do just that during your last minute trip to the Smoky Mountains. You will get to experience all of your Smoky Mountain hiking expeditions and downtime with the people that you care about the most, and what could be more special than that?

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