Rock Creek Cabins
Travel Blogs from Bryson City
... They also give you hats and write what ever they like on them. One lady had a hat on that said 'I use to be a man'. Our hats weren't as funny and insulting as others.There was also an Asian guy in the restaurant , the second another Asian guy came in he yelled across the restaurant 'Yo Asia your long lost brother is over here'. In all it was funny but you have to be able to take a joke, you have all been warned.
... a couple of trees down the hill and left the shelter to the four of us which was very nice of him. We had the place to ourselves, since there were no other visitors.
The shelter was actually quite nice in many ways. Benches and tables in front provided a place to sit, cook, and eat while still providing the cover of a roof. There were three walls around the sleeping platforms in back; the rest was open. The platforms stretched from one end of the shelter to the other on ...
... the afternoon. (I napped, Chris read a computer book or something)
Tonight we had the Sach's over to our campsite for some Spaghetti Bolognese (or however that is spelled) Chris showed off his caveman fire building skills and also managed to throw away the brand new unopened box of Graham Crackers and Marshmallows we had purchased that day. Thank you very much sir.
Bear Spray "Check"
My Massive knife "Check"
Rain jackets "Check"
Expensive Hiking shoes "Check"
Marc and Louise went with:
Massive Camera "Check"
No water, No Snacks, No protection from the elements. These two clown's looked like they were going for a stroll along the beach rather than a hike. O well i thought when they start to suffer we can always ...
... shocked to see all these Vegas type hotels lining the parkway as far as you could see. There was a turn-off for Dollywood...but Ms. Parton will have to wait another trip to see our shining faces.
We picked up some provisions at a local Kroger's grocery store and then took the bypass to get into the park. (This meant we would not drive through Gatlinburg on the way...hopefully missing some traffic) ...