its DreamMore Resort and Spa.
Another option is Country Cascades Waterpark Resort, which
recently opened the new Summit
at Country Cascades Hotel this
May. The Summit Tower features
96 suites, each with a view of the
waterpark or the amazing Smoky
For something completely
different, groups can check out
the Outdoor Gravity Park. Guests
climb into an OGO ball, which is 11 feet tall, and roll down the hill
for 1,000 feet in 10 gallons of water. This unique attraction is the
only one of its kind in the country, and will definitely be a memo-
rable photo op for groups.
Gatlinburg offers white-water rafting on the Big Pigeon River, and there are 12 rapids rated as Class III or Class IV for
heart-pumping excitement. Groups can also arrange fishing
expeditions, or hike in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park
to see waterfalls.
In Johnson City, groups have plenty of options for water activities,
from serene to extreme.
“We have multiple white-water rafting adventures that vary
in skill level,” said Jenna Moore, director of sales for the John-
son City CVB. “We also have an area yoga studio that offers
stand-up paddleboard yoga on the river. A guided fly-fishing
expedition, pontoon boat rental and picnic on the lake are also
The neighboring town of Bristol also offers plenty of outdoor
fun on the Holston River and South Holston Lake, which is well-
known as a bass fishing hot spot. Groups can also visit Bristol
Caverns for an underground river experience. Tubing and kaya-
king opportunities await groups visiting Kingsport, which offers
several group-friendly adventures on a quieter bend of the Holston
WELCOME TO A PLACE THAT MAKES
ANY AGENDA MORE EXCITING.
Located at the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains, Pigeon Forge
offers a variety of meeting venues of all sizes and features unique
activities for any team to enjoy together. From Dollywood to interactive
museums, exciting theaters, great shopping, and more. Come discover
why TripAdvisor named Pigeon Forge a 2017 “Destination on the Rise.”
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