4 Ways to Have Fun at Our Great Smoky Mountain Campground

When you choose to spend your next vacation at our Great Smoky Mountain campground, you’ll be amazed by all the fun activities and adventures that you’ll experience! Whether you love adrenaline-fueled adventures or you’d rather spend the day relaxing and unwinding, there is something fun for everyone. Check out our 4 favorite ways to have a blast while camping in the Smokies:

1. Hike the Trails in the Great Smoky Mountainslaurel falls hiking trail

Hiking in the Smokies is a wonderful way to enjoy our Great Smoky Mountain campground. Our campsite is close to dozens of the area’s most popular trails, ranging from easy to difficult, so whether you’re looking for a heart pounding trek or a relaxing stroll through the trees, there will be a trail perfect for you. Hiking is also the best way to experience the wildlife of the mountains. From wild animals making their homes and hunting for food to blooming flowers and soaring trees, you’ll be in awe of the beautiful nature around you.

2. Raft the Rapids with Smoky Mountain Outdoors

Whitewater rafting in the Smokies is another fun way to spend your days while camping at our Great Smoky Mountain campground! There’s no better way to cool down on a hot day than by splashing in the river, and whether you’re an adrenaline lover or a rafting beginner, there are several different rafting tours to suit each family member! The Lower Pigeon River tour will take you on a calm 5.5 mile ride, which is perfect for really taking in the views! For the daredevils, the Upper Pigeon River tour is a wild ride down the fastest rapids. Prepare for lots of splashing!

Little boy ziplining close to our campground in the Smoky Mountains.3. Soar Through the Sky on Ziplines

Another thrilling way to enjoy your weekend at our Great Smoky Mountain campground is to take in the views from high in the sky! Soaring above the trees on a zipline adventure is the best way to enjoy the beautiful mountain scenery in a new and unique way. Your zipline tour starts with an exciting ride up the mountain on a 4-wheeler, followed by a series of ziplines, sky bridges and even a surprise ending! You and your family will have so much fun ziplining through the Smokies that when you’re finished with your 2 hour adventure, you’ll be tempted to turn around and do it all again!

4. Enjoy the Campsite

At the end of your exciting day spent hiking, rafting and ziplining, enjoy our Great Smoky Mountain campground by building a fire, popping a tent and relaxing at your campsite! Roasting weenies and toasting marshmallows makes for the perfect family dinner, and telling ghost stories around the fire is a spooky and fun way to end your day. And if you’re not in love with the idea of sleeping in a tent, we have camping cabins available to rent, too!

Check out our Great Smoky Mountain campground, and start planning your family’s camping adventure today!