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What is new in the area?

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What is new in the area?

I went to college just north of Gatlinburg and would visit it often during those 4 years back in the 80's. I go back usually every couple of years, last visit was June of 2005, so anything new and exciting in Gatlinburg? Looking at a return trip in Oct for 20 year college reunion.

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1. Re: What is new in the area?

Not really anything new in Gatlinburg itself, except for the streetscaping that's been done. They are in the process of burying all the utility lines and making the "strip" more visually nice.

They've torn down some older buildings with older business up on the "hill" and are rebuilding. There's gonna be a Bubba Gump restaurant and a few more things (someone else may have more details).

They are replacing the "tram cars" at Ober Gatlinburg, but from the photos I saw, the new ones don't look much different from the old ones.

A few new things down in P.F. include some new shows in old theater buildings, a children's museum called Wonder Works, the new Zorb if they ever get it open (maybe by October), and of course, the Mystery Mine at Dollywood.

Fellow list members, what else am I forgetting?

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