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Jeremy Daley

Local Experience Manager

About the Author

Having lived and worked in the Smoky Mountains since 2012, Jeremy and his family venture out and explore all of the fun and exciting things the Smokies have to offer.  There is so much to do! You can ride zip lines over scenic mountains, shop and dine in downtown Gatlinburg, cool off at one of the many waterparks, or take in the iconic thrills at Dollywood theme park.

As season pass holders to both Dollywood theme park and Soaky Mountain waterpark, among others, Jeremy is up-to-speed on the latest events, attractions, and promotions. As an insider, he and the team are familiar with the best times to visit popular attractions, so visitors can avoid the crowds and make the most of their time in the Smokies.

The year-round beauty of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park is the real star of the area! You could spend weeks exploring. From black bear sightings at Cades Cove, to the many waterfalls, hikes, wildlife, and unique flowers and trees, planning a visit to the Smoky Mountains can be overwhelming. There is so much to do, see, and experience! Trust the experts at SmokyMountains.com to share the local insider perspective of the must-do things to do in the Smokies.