Gem mining is practically an American pastime for families with young children now and Friendly Falls employs one as part of their list of onsite amenities and family-friendly activities that help give the establishment its name.
Friendly Falls is a casual hangout spot located between Wears Valley and Pigeon Forge, TN. Aside from being known for “Gnorbert’s Gem Mine, it also has a gorgeous waterfall, accommodations for reunions and weddings, onsite restaurant, gift store and more to offer.
Relax and enjoy the sounds of Cove Creek Cascades while you enjoy a snack, ice cream, or find treasure in the gem mine. Enjoy some time together in the Smokies with us!