Many people visit Buckberry Lodge for the promise of tranquility and natural beauty. And then again, many elect to make Buckberry their home base for exploring all the unique activities central to our location. From shopping in Gatlinburg, to exploring The Smoky Mountain National Park, to a challenging round of golf in Pigeon Forge, Buckberry Lodge places you right in the middle of things to do –– while getting you away from it all.
Smoky Mountain National Park
The most visited national park in America, the Great Smoky Mountains National Park draws more than 10 million visitors annually. Nestled between the high peaks of the Southern Appalachians in Western North Carolina and East Tennessee, the park contains some of the most spectacular scenery and wildlife in the United States.
Gatlinburg is known as a gateway to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Many of its key attractions offer sweeping views of the neighboring park, including the 407-ft. Space Needle observation tower and the Sky Lift, a 2.1-mile aerial cable car that journeys from Downtown to the popular amusement park and ski resort Ober Gatlinburg.
Pigeon Forge is the home of Dollywood, country singer Dolly Parton’s Appalachian-themed park consisting of rides, an adjoining water park and a museum of her costumes and memorabilia. Pigeon Forge also offers country music revues like the Smoky Mountain Opry, dinner theaters such as Dolly Parton's Dixie Stampede, the Island and outlet malls.
Gatlinburg TN shopping centers and antique stores feature a comprehensive mix of national store brands and locally owned establishments and boutiques. Besides mall shopping, try visiting some local stores for a taste of Tennessee.
Buckberry Lodge is just minutes from Gatlinburg Municipal Golf Course in Pigeon Forge on the road to Dollywood. The course offers the well-seasoned golfer as well as the beginner a challenge on every hole, while its scenic beauty is unsurpassed.
Click the button below for a pdf of the basic information for more of our favorite attractions in the area. Buckberry Lodge is not responsible for any negative experience you encounter with either the activity or company used. These are merely suggestions. However, please notify us of any concerns or issues you encounter so we are aware.