Maggie Valley Inn and Conference Center
Travel Blogs from Maggie Valley
... on just about every corner, grand ones and plain ones. On the way we had a hilarious time listening to country radio which played all the great "classics" such as "She thinks my tractor's sexy" and an old favourite "I don't have you but I've got my chainsaw". Yes seriously! Soooo funny! We've got business meetings tomorrow and then we'll go for a bit of an explore later in the evening before ...
Sunday, we decided to hit just one waterfall, though it would be a pretty long hike. After packing up camp, we drove up Cathey’s Creek Road (FR-471) to where it ends at Gloucester Gap and FR-475. We left some cars here and shuttled another to the parking area just past FR-5095 and the trailhead for Waterfall on Long Branch at the trailhead for Daniel Ridge Loop Trail. Then we started hiking from Gloucester ...
... are we headed off....got lost again but made it to Iron horse ranch by 20.00.
This is the venue the motorcycle HUB gang had a big party last year which we had tickets for. well 1 year late and certainly no party happening.
we booked a lodge, visited the fire pit for a yarn with the other biker type campers. could not understand a thing but the gist is they like to shoot everything and ...
Added another fast food joint to our ever expanding list. Waffle House for breakfast where they frantically make your food in front of you as you sit round the open plan kitchen and watch the chaos. Left the place topped up on sugar and feeling stressed from just watching them all try get their orders in first so they increase their chance of getting a tip. Still, only costing us $5 for a big breakfast can't complain. Drove ...
... wasn’t! Really wasn’t our day! Instead we drove the Cades Cove loop road, which is a one-way track through the Cades Cove Valley with various points of historical interest. We stopped off and did a few little walks at some of the points, such as the John Oliver cabin, primitive Baptist and Methodist churches and the Cable Mill. It was at the latter where we spoke to some park rangers about the black bears of the area and had it ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking