From Pigeon Forge
From Pigeon Forge Light #10 and the Parkway, continue straight toward Gatlinburg for 4.4 miles to BYPASS. Veer to the right at BYPASS route and go 4.2 miles. Turn right. This will be right after a stone bridge and a street sign will say DEAD END. Go 1/10 of a mile to second left and turn left. A small sign on the right will read CATARACT FALLS. Parking lot is immediate as you turn. We will meet in parking area. The walk into the falls is about 200 to 300 yards.
From Gatlinburg Light #10 and the Parkway, go straight 1.5 miles. DO NOT take the “Pigeon Forge” exit, continue on into the Great Smoky Mountains. At the 1.5 miles, Turn right. This will be right after a stone bridge and a street sign will say DEAD END. Go 1/10 of a mile to second left and turn left. A small sign on the right will read CATARACT FALLS. Parking lot is immediate as you turn. We will meet in parking area. The walk into the falls is about 200 to 300 yards.
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Sugarlands Visitor Center (visitor center), Tennessee
From Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg
Go to light #3 in Gatlinburg which is also Hwy 321 and turn. (There is only one way to turn, left from Pigeon Forge and right from Gatlinburg.) Go exactly 6.0 miles and turn right at sign: GREENBRIER GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAINS. Go 2/10 of a mile to a gravel road leading into parking area. This is unmarked and easy to pass if you do not look for it. (If you do pass it, you will see cars parked thru the trees.) Go as far down the parking area as possible. We will meet there. It is about a 50 yard walk and has walk down, but is not easy for folks who have to walk with a cane or walker.
Directions to Back Home Chapel
The address of Back Home Chapel is: 2202 Ridge Road, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863. You may MapQuest that address. However, GPS may not work.
Turn between TGI Friday’s and Mr. Gatti’s in Sevierville. This will be across the street from Wal-Mart. Go approximately one mile and turn right ontoRidge Road. Go 2.4 miles and Back Home Chapel is on the right.
Turn right onto Old Mill Ave (light # 7 in Pigeon Forge)
Old Mill Ave will turn into Teaster Lane.
Turn left onto Teaster Lane, go about 1/2 mile, turn right on Ridge road. Follow Ridge road 8/10 of a mile. Chapel is on left.
Directions to Douglas Lake
From I-40 take exit 407, turn onto Hwy 66, also called Winfield Dunn Parkway, toward
Sevierville, Pigeon Forge, and Gatlinburg.
Continue on Hwy 66 for 6.2 miles.
Do not turn at first Douglas Dam Road, Hwy 139.
Turn onto Hwy 338 N., also called Douglas Dam Rd. This will be near Exxon and Taco Bell, and across from Super 8. (Remaining Directions below after Pigeon Forge Directions)
From Pigeon Forge, Sevierville
Head toward I-40 on Hwy 66. You will pass Shopping area on left which includes Lowes, Staples, Kroger and other stores. Go to Hwy 139 or Douglas Dam Road.
At that light you will see a Exxon Gas Station and a Taco Bell a little further down. Turn right and follow directions below.
After turning at Exxon Gas Station Continue on Hwy 338 (Douglas Dam Road) go straight for exactly 6.0 miles and Turn Right at the entrance to Douglas Lake Overlook. On the way there you will pass about half way a sign that says “Douglas Lake Stables.” You are getting closer when you see the Dam Store. You will pass over a bridge where you can see the Dam to your right. You are very close. Take the first right after the bridge – it is about 1/4 of a mile to turn. As soon as you turn, take the first left and then take the next left, Follow the road around to the Pavilion where the bathrooms are, You will meet your minister there.