Gatlinburg / TN. Located in the heart of the Smokies, right along the Gatlinburg Parkway is a bustling town called Gatlinburg. This resort-like town, nestled in the mountains of East Tennessee, is known for it’s beautiful scenery, great shopping and colorful history.
Clingmans Dome--the highest point in TN. Take a drive on the 7-mile road and view where the Appalachian Trail reaches its high point here. On clear days, one can have a 360-view of the Smokies, with glimpses of between 5 & 7 states:)
The friendly folks at the East Side Motel in Gatlinburg, TN have been caring for their guests for years and have become a second generation Great Smoky Mountains vacation destination for many families.