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How to Stay True to Your New Year’s Resolutions While You’re in the Smoky Mountains

New Year's ResolutionIt’s that time of year again. The time we resolve to create a better lifestyle and set goals for the new year. If you’re anything like us, you probably make these year-long vows to yourself, knowing that you’ll slip right back into your old ways around mid-March. At Visit My Smokies, we want to help you stay true to the goals you set for yourself. Believe it or not, a Smoky Mountain vacation can help keep you focused and ready to tackle your resolutions.

We want to hear about your goals for 2014, so tell us about your resolution in the comments section below.


If you plan to travel more, then there’s no time to wait. A trip to the Great Smoky Mountains could be exactly what you need. Home to the most visited national park in the United States, you’ll be glad you made the trip. Along with the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, you’ll find many amazing restaurants and attractions in Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg.


Are you trying to avoid desserts and snacks, hoping to get fit, this year? What better place to visit than the Smokies, then? Sure, it’s difficult to avoid all of the yummy treats throughout Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge, but you’ll find that the Great Smoky Mountains National Park is the best place to do a little exercise. With hundreds of hiking trails in the Smoky Mountains, there’s plenty of trails for beginner and experienced hikers. You won’t be able to avoid your resolution when you’re surrounded by our beautiful mountains.


If you’re keeping it simple and striving for happiness this year, you’re in luck. The Smoky Mountains offers relaxation and happiness to every visitor. Whether you find happiness by spending time with friends and family, exploring the mountains or visiting local restaurants, you are sure to find pure bliss while you’re in the Smokies.

To start planning your Smoky Mountain vacation, take a look at the ‘Where to Stay’ page on Visit My Smokies’ website. There, you’ll find great accommodations for your retreat to the Smokies.