There are many interesting stores in Pigeon Forge that carry a wide variety of unique gifts, many of which can only be found here in the Smokies. Below, we highlight some of the best places to find something unique for everyone on your shopping list.
Smoky Mountain Cat House
The name of this shop isn’t a play on words, the Smoky Mountain Cat House is indeed the place to find everything cat-related, whether it be for your pet cat or for that crazy cat lover on your shopping list. From cat inspired jewelry and sleepwear to cat toys and accessories, the store offers dozens of unique gifts. The Cat House has been a Pigeon Forge landmark for 30 years and is known as a destination for cat lovers from around the world. In fact, it is the #1 rated gift and specialty shop in Pigeon Forge on TripAdvisor.
To see what the Smoky Mountain Cat House has to offer, visit http://www.smokymountaincathouse.com/
Uncle Lem’s is your go-to shop for gifts for outdoor adventurers. The store was inspired by and named after Lem Ownby, who lived in the remote wilderness of the Smoky Mountains, growing food and tending bees. People frequently visited Lem to buy his honey and hear his stories. While Uncle Lem’s sells a wide variety of outdoor gear, one of the unique gifts the store has to offer is delicious honey, keeping true to Lem’s heritage.
To learn more about Lem’s, visit https://www.unclelems.com/
The Old Mill
The Old Mill is a landmark in Pigeon Forge as well as a great shopping destination with four specialty shops on site. The Old Mill General Store sells “Smoky Mountain goodness” such as freshly ground yellow cornmeal, homemade jams and regionally inspired gifts. The Old Mill Farmhouse Kitchen offers signature ingredients such as soup mixes and bread mixes to help you recreate dishes from The Old Mill Restaurant. It also sells unique and decorative kitchen items. Pigeon River Pottery has potters on site who create one-of-a-kind pieces such as dinnerware and bakeware in a wide range of unique glazes. And, last but not least, Sassafras is where you’ll find unique jewelry, apparel, and accessories.
For more information about the shops at The Old Mill, visit https://old-mill.com/
Misty Mountain Soap Co.
For the beauty enthusiast on your shopping list, check out the Misty Mountain Soap Co. The store offers a wide variety of healthy skin care products, such as handmade soaps, body butters and sugar scrubs. All products are crafted with natural ingredients right on site in the store’s workshop. Visitors love the fresh, aromatic products and the friendly associates who work at the store.
To shop for gifts online, visit https://www.mistymountainsoap.com/
MoonPie General Store and the Original Book Warehouse
This store is famous for its MoonPies, which are graham cracker cookies dipped in marshmallow and covered in chocolate. But MoonPies are just a fraction of what you’ll find at MoonPie General Store and the Original Book Warehouse. The store has a really wide variety of gifts from MoonPie branded merchandise to silly items such as like bacon body wash. It’s a great place to explore as you search for the perfect unique gift.
To learn more about Moon Pie General Store and the Original Book Warehouse, visit https://www.moonpieinthesmokies.com/
Lodging in Pigeon Forge
The Ramsey Hotel is located in the heart of Pigeon Forge near many fantastic places to shop. To plan your next exciting trip to the Smokies, visit our rooms page to choose the perfect room, or give us a call at (865) 428-2700 and we will gladly help you plan an incredible visit!