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“guide jake”(5 reviews)
Smoky Mountain Guides provides high quality small group adventure tours. We accomplish this by providing interpretive and local guides, that lead Mercedes van tours, hikes, walks, family adventures, backpacking trips and a variety of unique...more
Sugarlands Distilling Company, 805 Parkway, Gatlinburg, TN 37738
+1 865-654-4545
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Reviewed January 8, 2019

This is the first time my family and I have traveled to Tennessee. We wanted a tour of the Smoky Mountains and we were so pleased with our choice of Smoky Mountain Guides. Our tour guide Clayton was excellent, friendly and extremely knowledgeable. Turned out...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank David T
Reviewed January 1, 2019 via mobile

Clayton was very accommodating for our tour. Since it was only the 2 of us we could customized the trip. He is a local and do knowledgeable about the area and the mountains. Plus if you need recommendations for lunch or dinner. You won’t be...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Vicullman
Reviewed December 15, 2018

I had originally scheduled the Charlie's Bunion/Appalachian Trail hike for a Friday, but due to the roads being closed from the winter storm, was offered to reschedule for Saturday. I agreed but chose to do the Alum Bluff/Mt. LeConte hike instead since I was leaving...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank tlarsick
Reviewed December 10, 2018

We took the Classic Tour and our guide, Andrew, was very friendly and knowledgeable. It was a good tour of the Smokies with multiple stops for different views and photo opportunities. We learned about the history, animals, and agriculture along the way. There are places...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Whitney R
Reviewed November 21, 2018 via mobile

Had the Classic tour with Clayton as our guide. He was very knowledgeable and he is SO nice and attentive. Van was very comfortable. Recommend!!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank j0a34
Reviewed November 13, 2018

We had a fantastic time on our Smoky Mountain Guides auto tour with Clayton. Our original scheduled tour was postponed to the next morning due to rain, which was just fine with us. We met at the Gatlinburg Welcome Center in the upper parking area,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank IndianaHeidi
Reviewed November 13, 2018

We had such a great time on our Moonshine and Mountains Tour with Clayton He picked us up in a large passenger van that was clean and spacious for our 10 person group. We visited the National Park, the Sugarland Distillery, and a local winery....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank amandacsmith
Reviewed November 13, 2018

Our family of three took our first trip to the Smokies & were so lucky to have Clayton for our guide. We were the only ones on the tour & he was so informative about the park from historical & current aspects. His knowledge base...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jet06328798641
Reviewed November 9, 2018

I went on this tour with a group of 10 girls. Our tour guide was Clayton, and he was AMAZING. His knowledge of the area is unmatched, and he was incredibly patient with us when we were jamming to girly music in the car. The...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 9, 2018 via mobile

My group of friends had a blast on our Moonshine and Mountains Tour with Clayton. We were picked up in a lovely spacious van and visited sites in the National Park, the Sugarland Distillery, and a local winery. Since we were the only people on...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Jenny m
June 13, 2016|
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Response from TravelingLady56 | Reviewed this property |
Contact Clayton. He is so gracious , willing to help. He will answer all questions without any hesitation .
November 13, 2015|
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Response from Arlene H | Reviewed this property |
We had our tour cancelled for just this reason.