12 things to do in Cumberland Gap

Shop for antiques

Want to own your own piece of the past? Check out Whistlestop antiques and Gertie's Commissary.
Fill to the brim with exciting treasures. You never know what you're going to find in these quaint little shops.

Eat something sweet

Cookies, whoopie pies, cupcakes, oh my! What isn't there to love about baked goods. Check out Flour Baby's Bakery to get your sweet tooth fixed, or order a cake for your next special occasion.

Make your way to the top

Looking to capture picturesque views, but don't want to hike? Consider driving up to the Pinnacle Overlook. On a clear day you can see all the way to the Smoky Mountains. Not to mention getting an amazing birds-eye view of the town of Cumberland Gap.

Explore history

With the National park being right next door, history is not only close but it spills right into town.
Check out the Iron Furnace, or go up the street and explore the Abraham Lincoln Library and Museum. 
Throughout town you can also find various metal art pieces that explain the history of Cumberland Gap and the surrounding area.

Stay overnight

Having too much fun and don't want to go home?
Stay overnight at the Olde Mill Inn bed and breakfast or the Cumberland Gap Inn. Both give you an opportunity to explore more of the town and surrounding area.

Enjoy the creek

Nothing is more relaxing than listening to water flow. Find your perfect spot next to the creek and enjoy the tranquil sounds and natural beauty of the water.