Product Review: The Keen Targhee III Boot

February 7, 2018 Leave your thoughts

As spring approaches, many of us are eagerly awaiting all the extra time we’re soon going to be spending outdoors, and time outdoors is always best enjoyed with the right gear. If you’re looking for a new hiking boot this spring—a boot that can handle everything you throw at it, any weather, any hike, any terrain—we suggest you consider the Keen Targhee III. It’s an affordable boot, even by Keen’s standards, and offers the type of comfort, stability and protection of a boot many times its price. Here is our in-depth review of these excellent hiking boots in Sevierville, TN.... View Article

The Abrams Falls Hike

February 1, 2018 Leave your thoughts

The Abrams Falls hike is a stunningly beautiful hike that is in the moderate category. Unlike most hikes, this hike is a mild descent to the falls At times you will be going up but the lion’s share of the hike is actually down. With that being said coming out is a bit harder than going in. If you have not done this hike in the winter it is a must! The volume of water and hydraulics is triple of what you would see in September or October. This time of year this trail has much less foot traffic. It... View Article

A Guide for Choosing the Best KEEN Hiking Boots in Sevierville, TN

January 23, 2018 Leave your thoughts

Hiking shoes, hiking boots, hiking gear—if you are new to hiking, don’t let all the choices of hiking footwear and equipment scare you off. The reason there are so many options is because everyone has different preferences, and the gear you need will also vary greatly depending on your skill level and the terrain you tend to hike. Ultimately, you will benefit from a good hiking boot that is comfortable, fits well and performs the way you want it to. Are you ready to try on new hiking boots? Let’s find the perfect footwear designed for the trails you love.... View Article

Need New Hiking Gear in Sevierville, TN? Things to Consider When Shopping for a Gregory Hiking Backpack

January 9, 2018 Leave your thoughts

If you need new hiking gear in Sevierville, TN, like a new Gregory hiking pack, there are some things you should consider before buying: Weight: One seriously good reason to get a lightweight pack is because the weight of all your gear and supplies adds up quickly. You’ve got a lot of weight to carry—including your sleeping bag, sleeping pad, shelter, the backpack and other equipment—so pick a pack that is strong but doesn’t add excessive pounds. Design: Your hiking pack has a specific purpose—to hold your equipment so you can carry it all on your back comfortably. It’s fine... View Article

GSM Outfitters Coffee Cafe

January 2, 2018 Leave your thoughts

In 2015 the owners of GSM Outfitters recognized one of the things missing from this part of Sevierville (Wears Valley) was coffee. There was nowhere to purchase high-end non-franchise coffee or tea. That same December GSM Outfitters Coffee Café was started. Using only the best coffee and tea was not enough. The best equipment and lots and lots of bottled water would be needed. That’s right, every cup of coffee and tea served at GSM Outfitters Coffee Café is made with bottled water to ensure the exact same high-quality beverage every single time. Our coffee is roasted to perfection, aged... View Article