deer in the smoky mountains

7 Animals in the Smoky Mountains You Might See on Your Trip

The Great Smoky Mountains National Park is home to a variety of wildlife. If you love animals, then you’ll definitely want to get out in the park and try to spot all of them! When you visit, there are some you’re more likely to spot over others. We want to share some of the top animals in the Smoky Mountains you will probably see when you explore. Here are 7 animals in the Smoky Mountains you might see on your trip:…

jumping pillow at Pigeon River Campground

Top 5 Smoky Mountain Campground Amenities Guests Love

Our campground in the Smokies not only offers a spectacular location along the Pigeon River, but lots of fantastic amenities that enhance your camping experience! With everything from a jumping pillow for the kids to a refreshing swimming pool, you could spend an entire vacation without leaving our property! Here are the top 5 Smoky Mountain campground amenities that guests love:…

tent camping near Gatlinburg

Top 5 Reasons to Go Camping Near Gatlinburg TN

With a mild climate, breathtaking scenery, and world famous wildlife, the greater Gatlinburg area is one the best places in the country to take a camping trip. If you’ve never gone camping near Gatlinburg TN before, you have a lot to look forward to! Our Smoky Mountain campground is a nice, scenic drive from Gatlinburg and all it has to offer. Here are the top 5 reasons to go camping at Pigeon River Campground near Gatlinburg:  

Ripley's aquarium in Gatlinburg

Top 5 Things to Do in the Smoky Mountains

The Smoky Mountains are not only home to the most visited national park in the country, but plenty of exciting attractions for all ages! You’ll find all the action in the park just a short drive from our beautiful campground, and all the fun in downtown Gatlinburg is a nice scenic drive away! So, set up a tent, park your RV or stay in one of our camping cabins this season and enjoy everything that the region has to offer! Here are the top 5 things to do in the Smoky Mountains:…

bridge in the Smoky Mountains covered in snow

Top 4 Things to Do During Winter in the Smoky Mountains

We’re looking forward to the spring camping season as much as you, but for now you might be wondering what to do in the Smokies during the winter! If you happen to be in the Smoky Mountains in the winter season, you’ll still find plenty of fun activities to enjoy with your family and friends! Here are the top 4 things to do during winter in the Smoky Mountains:…

jumping pillow and camping cabins at Pigeon River Campground

Top 5 Reasons Why a Smoky Mountain Camping Trip Makes the Perfect Holiday Gift

If you’ve been searching for the perfect gift for your family this holiday season, surprise the gang with a spring camping trip to the Smokies! Our campground reopens in early March, giving your family several months to anticipate a fun camping adventure in the Smoky Mountains! We offer everything that you would want in a campground, including outdoor recreational activities, a wide selection of beautiful campsites and a spectacular location along the Pigeon River! Here are the top 5 reasons why a Smoky Mountain camping trip makes the perfect holiday gift:…

Tent pitched at our Smoky Mountain campground.

4 Reasons to Plan Your Smoky Mountain Camping Trip for Next Season

While we’re wrapping up another exciting season at our Smoky Mountain campground, we’ll be back open in the spring to welcome guests to the best camping experience in the Smokies! This is actually a fantastic time to start planning your camping adventure for the upcoming year, so don’t hesitate to call us to book your desired dates! Here are the top 4 reasons why this is the perfect time to plan your Smoky Mountain camping trip for next season:…

Roasting marshmallows over a campfire

5 Fun Amenities Your Kids Will Love at Our Campground in the Smoky Mountains

If you’re searching for the best family friendly camping experience in the Smokies, look no further than our beautiful campground on the Pigeon River! We not only offer a variety of affordable campsites, but lots of great amenities that are perfect for families with kids! Whether you have toddlers or teenagers, everyone will have a blast camping with us under the stars! Here are 5 fun amenities that your kids will love at our campground in the Smoky Mountains:

tent site at Pigeon River Campground

Top 5 Reasons Our Campground Is the Best Place to Spend a Vacation in the Smoky Mountains

Make the most of your Smoky Mountain vacation with a stay at our beautiful campground along the Pigeon River! We offer a variety of campsites to meet your needs, ranging from traditional tent and RV sites to camping cabins that have a refrigerator, microwave and other amenities! There is just nothing like camping out under the stars among the beauty of the Smokies, so don’t miss this opportunity to experience mother nature at its finest! Here are the top 5 reasons why our campground is the best place to spend a vacation in the Smoky Mountains:…

Starry sky over the Smoky Mountains

Top 3 Reasons Why Our Campground in the Smokies is Perfect for Stargazing

If you think that the scenery around our Smoky Mountain campground is spectacular during the daylight hours, just wait until the sun sets — you’ll be treated to a night sky lit up like no other! The experience of camping underneath the twinkling stars is a truly unique opportunity, especially when there is no nearby light pollution to spoil your view of the night sky! Here are the top 3 reasons why our campground in the Smokies is perfect for stargazing:…


Top 4 Things to Know About the Pigeon River Fishing Opportunities at Our Smoky Mountain Campground

Our Smoky Mountain campground is situated in an amazing location right along the Pigeon River, making it a dream come true for outdoor enthusiasts! If you love fishing, you’re literally just steps away from some of the best fishing opportunities in the Smokies! We even offer boat access for those campers who want to head out on the river for a few hours! Here are the top 4 things to know about the Pigeon River fishing opportunities at our Smoky Mountain campground:…

A porch overlooking the river at a cabin at Pigeon River Campground.

Top 4 Reasons Why Hikers Love Staying At Our Smoky Mountain Campground

If you’re planning on doing some hiking during your Smoky Mountain vacation, there is no better place to stay than our campground along the Pigeon River! Our beautiful campground is a perfect home base for all of your hiking activities and offers every amenity you need to enjoy the great outdoors! Whether you want to pitch a tent, park your RV, or spend the night in a cozy camping cabin, you’ll love everything about our peaceful camping retreat in the Smokies! Here are the top 4 reasons why hikers love staying at our Smoky Mountain campground:…

pavilion with Internet access at Pigeon River Campground

Top 5 Reasons Why Guests Love the Internet Access at Our Smoky Mountain Campground

While our campground offers the wonderful opportunity to escape to nature and camp among the beauty of the Smokies, this doesn’t mean that you have to be disconnected from your family and friends back home! We are pleased to offer convenient wireless Internet access at our pavilion so that the whole world is still at your fingertips! Here are the top 5 reasons why guests love the Internet access at our Smoky Mountain campground:…

pigeon river campground rv site

Top 5 Reasons Why Our Campground Offers the Best Camping in Tennessee

If you’ve been searching for the best place to go camping in Tennessee, look no further than our campground in the Smoky Mountains! Our property offers a variety of beautiful campsites for tents and RVs, as well as a selection of camping cabins for those who prefer a few extra amenities! We’re situated along the Pigeon River and right at the doorstep of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, making us the perfect location for those who love the great outdoors! Here are the top 5 reasons why our campground offers the best camping in Tennessee:…