Tuesday, July 28, 2015


Xtreme Racing Go-kart track in Pigeon Forge

In Pigeon Forge there is one place for fast go-kart action and that is Dubby's Xtreme Racing between Lights #5 and #6. This is a black, half-mile track that is built for speed on 3 acres and is a true racing experience.(See track layout below.)
True racing experience in the Tennessee Smokies

Europena Racing Karts near Gatlinburg

Dubby's Xtreme Racing features the fastest karts in Pigeon Forge, European Racing Carts with smaller tires and a lighter, poly-plastic frame that allow speeds up to 40 mph! You race in two different karts, the RT-8 qualifying karts and the green GT-5 racing karts. These karts have been seen on ESPN, Speed and Fox Sports.

Outdoor attraction in Pigeon Forge
First you set-up your racing code name in the computer, pull on the full face helmet, then hop in the RT-8 to determine your qualifying speed. Once you have qualified you step-up to the GT-5 and race the clock! You even get your picture taken in the winner's circle. Come back to beat your time or bring friends and family for a true racing experience.

Elevated track for family funThere is also an elevated track for the
non-speed freaks, with double karts so
Mom or Dad can ride with their kids, or friends can ride together.
In addition they have an indoor,
air conditioned Arcade featuring games
like Temple Run, Skee Ball and Real Deal.

Kids love go-kart racing in Pigeon Forge
Win two Xtreme Racing Kart Passes by entering the Best Read Guide Facebook Contest. Go to www.facebook.com/BRGSmokyMountains and "Like" the Xtreme Racing contest picture. Check back to see if you are the winner.
To prepare for your trip to the Smokies go to www.bestreadguidesmokymountains.com/ for information, maps, coupons and more on the attractions, dining, shopping, theaters, lodging and outdoor attractions available in Pigeon Forge, Gatlinburg and the Tennessee Smoky Mountains. See you at Xtreme Racing!

Tuesday, July 21, 2015


Outdoor Attractions Gatlinburg
If you are looking for outdoor fun and an unforgettable experience on the water,  then come to the Smoky Mountains for a whitewater journey of a lifetime with
Smoky Mountain Outdoors.

Whitewater rafting near Gatlinburg

Smoky Mountain Outdoors promises you whitewater rafting thrills amidst the breathtaking scenery on the Pigeon River in the Smoky Mountains of Tennessee. All of their rafting trips include an experienced guide who will take you safely down the Class III and IV rapids. You can ride the upper Pigeon, Lower Pigeon, or take an Upper Pigeon Extreme Rafting trip. And you can combine the experiences and add in a lunch at the Lost Guide Grill.

Kayak outdoor attraction on a mountain stream in TennesseeKayaking in the Great Smoky MountainsYou can add Kayaking or Hiking to your whitewater experience at Smoky Mountain Outdoors. You can get all you need for a great day with family, friends or group, whether you are on the water or hiking through the trails of the beautiful Smoky Mountains.

Win a Whitewater Rafting trip for two from Smoky Mountain Outdoors by entering the Best Read Guide Facebook Contest. Simply go to www.facebook.com/BRGSmokyMountains and "Like" the Contest Picture. Check back to the site to see if you won. Good luck!

Family and group fun near Pigeon Forge

Prepare for your Smoky Mountain adventure at http://www.bestreadguidesmokymountains.com/. There you can find coupons, maps, events and general information on attractions, live shows, shopping, dining, outdoor adventures and restaurants. Get informed, win tickets and head on down to Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge and Sevierville in the Smoky Mountains of Tennessee for fun, adventure and a great vacation.

Tuesday, July 14, 2015


Legacy Mountain Ziplines Outdoor Attraction

"Great Experience"..."Best time ever!"... "Amazing!!!!"

Eco-friendly zipline
Family fun loved by kids

These are a few of the TripAdvisor comments about Legacy Mountain Ziplines in Sevierville, TN, next to the Tennessee Smokies. The visitors who wrote those comments go on to say how much fun they  had and how their guides made them feel safe and relaxed. "The guides were funny and entertaining" and the two-and-a-half hour adventure was "worth the money". And what else can you ask for from a family vacation activity?

Legacy Mountain Ziplines is one of the eco-friendly attractions in the Smokies. You can experience a birds-eye view of the Smoky Mountains in their natural, undisturbed state as you fly through the vegetation canopy and see and hear the beauty of the mountains and their inhabitants.

Outdoor attraction near Pigeon ForgeSafe and fun outdoor attractionThere are 7 ziplines, up to 2,500 feet long, 450 feet off of the ground on 400 acres of mountaintop. If these numbers impress you, wait until you drive up Legacy Mountain and see the Great Smokies countryside open up before you. It is a quiet moment as you soak up the beauty that surrounds you. Then, as you observe the first tower your heart starts beating faster and you start to breath a little quicker as the excitement builds realizing that you will soon be soaring over that gorgeous countryside, safely strapped to a redundant zipline, sailing along at speeds up to 50 miles-per-hour! This is a thrill!!

Smoky Mountain zipline adventureWould you like to win two tickets to go ziplining at Legacy Mountain Ziplines? All you have to do is enter the Best Read Guide Facebook Contest at www.facebook.com/BRGSmokyMountains. Just "Like" the Legacy Mountain Contest Picture and check back to see if you are a winner. This is just on of 52 weekly contests that provide tickets to attractions in the Great Smoky Mountains of Tennessee.

And as you are planning your next trip to the Smokies be sure and check out the coupons, maps, events and Smoky Mountain information at www.bestreadguidesmokymountains.com/.

Your trip to the Smokies and Legacy Mountain Ziplines will be unforgettable!

Tuesday, July 7, 2015


Rafting in the Smokies Outdoor Attraction
Are you looking for fun and adventure in the Great Smoky Mountains of Tennessee? Then look no farther than Rafting in the Smokies Family Adventure Island for whitewater rafting, ziplining and challenging ropes courses.

Class III & IV whitewater rapidsRafting in the Smokies has been providing great outdoor fun since 1978 and they invite you to "Come out and Play! So let's begin with a whitewater trip with certified and trained guides who know the river and know how to provide a great water adventure for you and your family. You can choose from an Upper Pigeon River trip that features 12 Class III and 3 Class IV whitewater rapids, or a Family Fun trip on the Lower Pigeon River.

Family Fun rafting tripThe lower Pigeon River trip has much calmer Class I and II rapids and is perfect for a family or group who just want to float the river. Both trips are about and hour-and-a-half and provide beautiful mountain scenery and plenty of memories.

Zipline Canopy Tour near GatlinburgThe Zipline Canopy Tour is package priced so you can enjoy rafting and zipping. There are 6 lines, 2 sky bridges and over 2400 feet of ziplines that offer great views of the Pigeon River and the trees, flowers and birds of the Smokies.

Four Level Ropes Course in the SmokiesThe High Element Ropes Challenge Course offers four levels of difficulty, allowing you to get acclimated with the easier course, then to rise up to greater skills at Levels II, III and IV. The course is high in the trees but safety equipment and instruction is provided to all who accept the Ropes Course Challenge.

You can win 2 combo tickets for rafting, ziplining and the ropes course by entering the Best Read Guide Facebook Contest. Simply go to www.facebook.com/BRGSmokyMountains and "Like" the
Rafting in the Smokies contest picture. Check back on Facebook to find out if you are a winner or a finalist.

Prepare for your Smoky Mountain adventure at www.bestreadguidesmokymountains.com/. There you will find information and coupons for other outdoor activities, live shows, shopping, dining, attractions and lodging. Enjoy your Smoky Mountain adventure on the water, in the air, on a track or in the mall when you visit the cities of Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge and Sevierville.