The Inn on the River in Pigeon Forge TN

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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outdoor pool at the inn on the river

Top 5 Things To Do in Pigeon Forge with Your Family This Summer

If you are looking for something fun to do with your family when you stay at our hotel this summer, you’re at the right place! Our Pigeon Forge hotel has all the comforts and amenities your family needs for a relaxing time together in the Smokies! And if that doesn’t sound good enough, our hotel is just minutes from tons of awesome activities that your family will love! Here are the top 5 things to do in Pigeon Forge with your family this summer:

1. Play Miniature Golf at Crave Golf Club

coconut and animal cracker features at crave golf clubIf your family loves to play mini golf, head on over to the Crave Golf Club! This unique candy-themed attraction features two mini golf courses, consisting of a 19 hole indoor course and a 19 hole rooftop course! After a challenging round of miniature golf, enjoy the mini bowling games or a delicious treat in the Sweet Shop! Everyone from toddlers to parents will love this attraction. Want to play even more mini golf? Check out these mini golf courses in Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg!

2. Have a Blast with the Kids at TopJump

For those who prefer a more active vacation, head on over to the TopJump Trampoline and Extreme Arena! This action-packed facility has tons of fun activities for kids and adults, including trampolines, an obstacle course, a huge arcade, dining options, and a virtual reality game. Don’t miss the Cliffhanger Challenges, which are a series of 21 climbing lines that offer the nation’s first sky high climbing adventure!

3. Take a Hike in the National Park

kids hiking in the mountainsIf your family loves the outdoors, take a scenic hike on one of the trails at the Great Smoky Mountains National Park! Our hotel in Pigeon Forge is just a short drive away from the park entrance, where you can explore hundreds of trails and enjoy gorgeous wildflowers, dense forests, historical structures, and wildlife! After your hike, you can look forward to returning to our hotel for a comfortable night of rest in one of our comfortable hotel rooms!

4. Kick Back by the Outdoor Pool

One of the great things about spending summer at our hotel in Pigeon Forge is that your family has the perfect opportunity to relax! Our hotel features an outdoor pool where you can kick back for hours in the sun and splash around with all of your family members! If you happen to be here during a rainy day, just head inside to our indoor heated pool area that also features a hot tub that the adults love. After a summer vacation at our hotel, don’t be surprised if your family will want to make this getway an annual tradition!

5. Enjoy Our Kid Zone and Kidfest

boy eating ice cream sundaeOur hotel is perfect for families because we have a variety of amenities that are just for kids! In addition to the complimentary kid bags you’ll get when you check in, you can enjoy our popular Kid Zone! The Kid Zone has more than 50 different activities for the whole family. There are a variety of interactive toys and games. But that’s not all the fun you can have at our hotel!

During the summer, we have fun Kidfest activities. On Sunday’s Sundaes, kids 12 and under get a voucher for a scoop of ice cream with two toppings. On Game Night, you can grab your popcorn and join us for a family-friendly game. We also hold Arts & Crafts Night throughout the summer where your family can put your artistic skills to the test. Enjoying Kidfest is definitely one of the best things to do in Pigeon Forge with your family this summer!

Check out all of the rooms at our hotel in Pigeon Forge TN today to plan your family’s summer vacation. We look forward to seeing your family soon!