The Inn on the River is a newly renovated Pigeon Forge hotel on the Parkway.

The Inn On The River

(865) 428-5500

2492 Parkway, Pigeon Forge ,TN 37863

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Top 4 Ways to Enjoy the Outdoors at Our Hotel in Pigeon Forge TN

If you are coming to Pigeon Forge to enjoy the natural beauty of the Great Smoky Mountains, you will love staying with us! Our hotel is not simply a place to sleep at night but is a destination where you can step outside to appreciate the fresh mountain and the wonders of mother nature! Here are the top 4 ways to enjoy the great outdoors while staying at our hotel in Pigeon Forge TN:

1. Stroll Along the Riverside Walkway

view of the river from Inn on the RiverOur hotel in Pigeon Forge TN features a lovely riverside walkway where you can enjoy a stroll any time of day! Whether you start your morning with a riverside walk or take a romantic evening stroll with your sweetheart, you will enjoy this scenic and peaceful path. You might just find a family of ducks waddling along the river too before they head back into the water. If you want to feed the ducks, you will find multiple duck feeding stations where you can purchase food for just a quarter.

2. Relax by the Outdoor Fire Pit

After a busy day of exploring Dollywood or the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, you will love kicking back by the outdoor fire pit at our hotel in Pigeon Forge TN. This is the perfect place to unwind and reminisce about your day or make plans for the rest of your vacation. You might even run into some other guests and make some new friends! The outdoor fire pit is surrounded by plenty of rocking chairs so there is room for everyone!

3. Enjoy a Picnic Lunch

breakfast patio

Another top way to enjoy the great outdoors while staying at our hotel is with a picnic lunch! We have several picnic areas with gas grills where you can have a traditional cookout with hamburgers, hot dogs, grilled chicken, and more. This is a unique hotel amenity you usually only find at campgrounds, so take advantage of this opportunity to have a picnic in the Smokies. You will find plenty of supplies at the grocery stores near our hotel, including a Kroger, Publix, and Food City.

4. Splash Around in the Pool

If you are planning a vacation during the summer months, you can go for a refreshing swim in our beautiful outdoor pool! The pool feels delightful on a warm summer afternoon, and it keeps the kids busy for hours! If you prefer to soak up some rays, relax on a lounger for an afternoon nap or catch up on the latest bestseller. If rain happens to spoil your outdoor plans, simply move to our indoor pool area where you can splash around in any weather condition!

Check out all of the rooms at our hotel in Pigeon Forge TN today to plan your vacation and take advantage of all the outdoor activities at our hotel! We look forward to seeing you soon at The Inn on the River!