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Pigeon Forge

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Pigeon Forge is a city in Tennessee.

Get in[edit]

By air[edit]

Mc Ghee Tyson Airport (TYS IATA).

By car[edit]

From Knoxville, US Route 441 connects directly to Pigeon Forge.

Get around[edit]

The Fun Time Trolley is a public transportation system serving Pigeon Forge and Sevierville. Fares range from $0.50 to $0.75, and it has over 100 trolley stops to throughout the city. Trolley stops include places such as Dollywood, Dolly's Splash Country, Tanger Outlets, and many other stops along the parkway and other points of interest. The Fun Time Trolleys run daily 8:30AM to midnight during the months of early March through October and daily 10AM to 10PM in November and December but close on Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day.

Understand[edit]

See[edit]

Do[edit]

  • Rapid Expeditions, toll-free: +1-888-504-RAFT (7238). Whitewater rafting and kayaking on the Pigeon River. Experience a thrilling whitewater rapids ride in the Smoky Mountains of Tennessee!
  • Great Smoky Mountain Murder Mystery Dinner Show, 2682 Teaster Ln (Traffic Light #2 (Teaster Lane), across from Belz), toll-free: +1-888-641-7195. Call for show times. Got a cold case of what to do in Pigeon Forge? Mystery solved! This dine scene/crime scene investigation of "whodunnit" is an open and shut case of thrilling, interactive entertainment. Murder and a Meal...you'll Laugh 'til you DIE!
  • 1 Hollywood Wax Museum, 106 Showplace Blvd., +1 865 428-5228. The Hollywood Wax Museum is the only wax museum in the country devoted entirely to celebrity figures. Get close to some of the most famous people in show business and step right into the spotlight with icons of the silver screen, recreated so faithfully that you'd swear they are were alive. The Hollywood Wax Museum houses tons of uncanny replicas, from Hollywood stars to television personalities to characters from your favorite movies.
  • The Escape Game Pigeon Forge, 131 Island Drive, Suite 9139, +1 865 868-3400. 7AM-11:55PM. The Escape Game offers several rooms with the same main objective - to escape within an hour! - but each game has a unique, immersive theme with different surprise elements and game components. $31.99.

Buy[edit]

Eat[edit]

  • Log Cabin Pancake House, 4235 Parkway, +1 865 453-5748. April–December: 6:45AM-9PM; January–March: 6:45AM-2PM.
  • Smith Family Dinner Theater (Pigeon Forge Dinner Theater Tennessee Smoky Mountains), 2330 Parkway, toll-free: +1-866-399-8100, e-mail: . Smoky Mountain Dinner Show featuring the Smith Family as well as local talents and famous musical performers. Buffet dinner and live musical performances that have rated Readers' Choice and numerous other awards.

Drink[edit]

Sleep[edit]

This guide uses the following price ranges for a standard double room:
Budget Under $45
Mid-range $45 - $60
Splurge Over $60


  • Hotel Pigeon Forge (Pigeon Forge Hotels), 2179 Parkway, +1 865 428-7305. Check-in: 3PM, check-out: 11AM. 130 room hotel situated on over 4 beautiful acres overlooking the Great Smoky Mountains, Southern Hospitality, Family Owned

Budget[edit]

  • Days Inn, 2760 Parkway, +1 865 453-4707, fax: +1 865 428-7928. Check-in: 2PM, check-out: 11AM. Doubles $34-67.

Mid-range[edit]

Splurge[edit]

Cabin Rentals[edit]

  • Cabins USA, 2140 Parkway, +1 865 429-4121, toll-free: +1-800-583-6168, e-mail: . This local company provides vacation properties in Pigeon Forge and the Smoky Mountains. Cabins range in size from 1-bedroom to 8-bedroom rentals and can be booked for single nights or long multi-week vacations. $79 - $400.
  • Kimble Cabin Rentals (Kimble Overnight Rentals), 3409 Steven Court, +1 865 429-0090, toll-free: +1-800-583-6098, e-mail: . A local cabin management company with overnight rentals. Guests can find overnight cabin rentals or stay for several weeks or more. $65 - $350.

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Go next[edit]

Routes through Pigeon Forge
Lenoir CityMaryville  S US 321.svg N  GatlinburgNewport
KnoxvilleSevierville  N US 441.svg S  GatlinburgAthens



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