A group of kids tent camping in the Smoky Mountains.

Plan Your Next Outdoor Adventure With These 7 Smoky Mountain Camping Tips

The first thing you need to do when planning a camping trip is to find the perfect destination. We highly recommend the Great Smoky Mountains. Next, you’ll need to decide where in that destination to set up camp. We can help you out there, too.

We’re happy to welcome you to Pigeon River Campground, and whether it’s your first campout or your tenth, we’ve got a few Smoky Mountain camping tips that are sure to make your stay memorable and fun….

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5 Advantages of Vacationing at Smoky Mountain Camping Cabins

Here at Pigeon River Campground, we offer a variety of ways for guests to enjoy spending some time in the great outdoors. In addition to tent campsites and RV campsites, we have six excellent Smoky Mountain camping cabins that are available to rent. Located right on the river, our cabins are the perfect place for a family getaway in East Tennessee. Read on to learn about the top five advantages of camping at a cabin:

Scenic landscape photo taken by someone camping near the Smoky Mountains.

5 Reasons to Go Camping Near the Smoky Mountains

Experiencing the outdoors is one of the many reasons people travel from all over the world to visit the Smoky Mountains. These people go and visit the beautiful sights, hike up mountains and to waterfalls, and experience the history of the land. During their trip, these people will get to experience everything the Smoky Mountains has to offer except one thing, camping. Many of the visitors stay in the cities in the region, which are great but there is something extra special about camping near the Smoky Mountains and here is why.

Happy family having fun in their tent while camping in the Smoky Mountains in spring.

4 Tips For Spring Camping in the Smoky Mountains

Camping is a great way to bond with your friends and family and the best place to go camping is in the Smoky Mountains. The Smoky Mountains will provide you with the warmer spring weather that you desire while you are surrounded by beautiful mountain views. Of course, before you go camping you need to be prepared for whatever is thrown your way. That is why we compiled a list of tips to help you through spring camping in the Smoky Mountains.

Happy, healthy woman camping in the Smoky Mountains Tennessee.

5 Ways Camping in the Smoky Mountains Tennessee Can Improve Your Health

Everyone knows that camping is a lot of fun, but did you know that it can be good for your health too? The latest evidence suggests that camping has a variety of benefits that you may not be aware of. After doing a little research, the team at Pigeon River Campground put together a list of five ways camping in the Smoky Mountains Tennessee can improve your health and wellbeing:

Family eating breakfast while tent camping in the Smoky Mountains.

6 Ways to Make Tent Camping in the Smoky Mountains More Fun for Your Kids

Camping can be a fun and educational experience for the whole family. If you live in the city or suburbs, it’s especially nice to expose your kids to nature, and there are plenty of benefits of camping with your family! No matter where you live, however, camping is an adventure that gives everyone a break from their everyday routines.

One of the most scenic places to go camping with the whole family is beautiful East Tennessee. Pigeon River Campground has 20 exceptional campsites located right in the heart of the Great Smoky Mountains. As you start planning your trip, check out these six tips for making the most out of tent camping in the Smoky Mountains with your kids….

Camping in the Smoky Mountains

5 Tips for Making the Most of Your Smoky Mountain Camping Trip

Camping is a fun adventure for many American families, and you won’t find a better spot for your camping trip than the Great Smoky Mountains. The fresh mountain air, pristine natural beauty, and  family-friendly activities, attractions, and events promise the best vacation ever. Pigeon River Campground has put together these tips for making the most of your Smoky Mountain camping getaway with us:…