Beautiful spring wildflowers near our log cabins for rent in Pigeon Forge.

6 Things We Love About Spring Vacations at Our Log Cabins for Rent in Pigeon Forge

Spring will be here before you know it! When warmer weather comes to Pigeon Forge, it brings with it breathtaking scenery and a variety of special seasonal events. Here are just six of the things we love about spring vacations at our log cabins for rent in Pigeon Forge:

1. Beautiful Wildflowers

The Pigeon Forge area is home to more than 1,500 types of flowering plants that come alive during the spring months! You’ll see these beautiful wildflowers around your cabin and throughout the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. In March, you’ll find Jack-in-the-pulpits, Trout-lilies, Sharp-lobed Hepatica, and Spring-beauties. April is peak season for wildflowers, with Violets, Wild Ginger, White Trillium, Yellow Mandarin, Wild Geranium and many others making an appearance. May brings Lady’s Slippers, Purple Phacelia, Blue Phlox, and Painted Trillium, to name a few. No matter when you visit during the spring, you’re guaranteed to see some truly stunning plant life in bloom.

2. Spring Hikes

Our log cabins for rent in Pigeon Forge are just a short drive from some of the best spring hikes in the area! Here are a handful of excellent trails for seeing wildflowers and other enchanting scenery:

  • Cove Hardwood Self-guided Nature Trail
  • Middle Prong Trail
  • Schoolhouse Gap Trail
  • Gregory Ridge Trail
  • Porters Creek Trail
  • Little River Trail
  • Kanati Fork Trail


3. Outdoor FirepitsAn outdoor firepit with chairs around it.

Spring evenings provide the perfect weather for sitting around a roaring fire with your family. The temperature is warm enough to be outdoors, but cool enough to make the fire’s warmth extra special. Aunt Bug’s offers a great selection of Pigeon Forge log cabins with firepits, so you can roast marshmallows, sing campfire songs, and tell stories.

4. Dollywood’s Festival of Nations

Every March and April, Dollywood hosts an incredible Festival of Nations! Talented performers from all around the world come to the theme park to showcase their country’s music and dance. Guests at Dollywood can expect to see everything from traditional African dancing to German stilt walking. All of the international entertainment is included with your admission to the theme park. You can learn more about this year’s Festival of Nations here.  

5. Spring Rod Run

If you’re a fan of classic cars, you don’t want to miss the Spring Rod Run in Pigeon Forge! As one of the largest car shows in the country, the Spring Rod Run brings thousands of visitors and hot rods to the Smokies. Guests will see virtually every make and model come to town for three days of fun. You can find out the event details on the official Pigeon Forge Rod Run website.

The mountains in Pigeon Forge during the spring.6. Mountain Views

While the mountains are stunning any time of the year, they are particularly breathtaking during the spring months. When you stay at one of our log cabins for rent in Pigeon Forge with mountain views, you’ll enjoy spectacular vistas right from your deck. Whether you kick back in a rocking chair or take a nice relaxing soak in the hot tub, you just can’t beat admiring the mountains on a beautiful spring day.

Remember, if you have any questions or would like a cabin recommendation, don’t hesitate to give our friendly vacation specialists a call. We can’t wait to see you this spring!