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Gatlinburg Scenic Overlook

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Address: Gatlinburg By-Pass, Gatlinburg, TN
Phone Number: 865-693-5739
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rode on the overlook to the top......it was worth it...we saw bears

our family went to gailtlinburg and had to choose from all the many things to do...we chose the overlook and it was great...........we saw beautiful views....hung around at the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Saint Thomas, Canada
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Saint Thomas, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

our family went to gailtlinburg and had to choose from all the many things to do...we chose the overlook and it was great...........we saw beautiful views....hung around at the top and saw a family of bears on our journey......

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Fayetteville, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

It's a short drive if you're in the area and you do get a nice view and it's FREE, which may be key for a lot of people. The best view I got was from the top of the Sky Lift. Worth a quick drive which I did, check out my pics.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This view is second only to the Ober that looks over the entire city. The beautiful thing about this stop is the drive to it along scenic roads.

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Long Island, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

do it beautiful, the stop was nice and plenty of places to stop and see the great view, some pullovers have bathrooms.

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Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Just a little pull over on the side of the road, great view and picture opportunity. Pictures tell the history.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Easy to get to right off the by-pass! So why not stop and take some beautiful scenic pictures without the hike!

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Farmington, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We drove to Virginia Beach and had an extra day so we drove the bypass over the mountains and I wish we had another whole day to see all the amazing sites along the way. Will definitely go back to just visit Gatlinberg and take the bypass again and plan some hikes and other activities

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Pomeroy, Ohio
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Beautiful look out but I wouldn't put it at the top of my list of things to do. If you do the sky lift you would have essentially have seen the same thing.

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Cincinnati
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Beautiful view, serene, great photo spot for the couple or family. This is why you come to the smokies.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This is along the Bypass, and is worth the stop. We didn't even know about it, just happened by it while taking the bypass, and pulled off. Great view.

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