Gatlinburg is one of the most popular ski resort towns in the whole of the United States, and it comes alive in the winter months when people come to ski down smooth slopes. Yet, this doesn’t mean it can’t be enjoyed all year round, as it boasts an excellent proximity to the Great Smoky Mountains. Here, you can find lots of outdoor activities and stunning views, which will fill an entire camping trip. Make sure to rent a glamping cabin with a hot tub when you visit, which will let you indulge in some home luxuries after you’ve been out exploring. Ski down some of the best slopes at Ober Gatlinburg, and head to Roaring Fork to see water crashing into the pools below.