2017 Dollywood Trip Report and Review

Early in May, I was fortunate enough to be able to take a trip to the Great Smoky Mountains, but more specifically, Dollywood.  I found Dollywood to be an amazing park and the whole Pigeon Forge/Gatlinburg area to be great in general.  The park was beautiful, was full of great rides, and had some of the best food that I have ever eaten at a theme park.  The only “complaint” I have about Dollywood is that I don’t believe that it lived up to its title as the friendliest park.  I’m not saying that the staff were mean or rude, they definitely were friendly.  The friendliness aspect just did not live up to my expectations.  Other than that, I really don’t have any complaints at all about Dollywood, so here is my review! Continue reading