Townsend / Great Smokies KOA Campground Blog

COVID-19 NEW CLEANING PROCEDURES & RECREATION UPDATES

5/1/2020

Our camper’s health and well-being are important to us. Due to Covid-19 we have updated our cleaning, social distancing guidelines and recreation information. RECREATION: Due to Covid-19 and county restrictions, you may find that the pool, hot tub, and other amenities may be closed during your visit...

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Timeless Family Fun

4/30/2020

As you make your way out to your favorite campground this summer, you may notice some restrictions and policies have been put in place due to COVID-19. Restrictions on group size, guests, pool access, recreational amenities and more will slightly change your camping experience at the start of this...

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Unwind With These Card Games Perfect For Camping

4/14/2020

Everything’s better outside and playing cards with friends and family is no exception. Your KOA Patio™ is the perfect spot to play, already equipped with outdoor furniture, outdoor seating and a fire pit or fire ring. Playing cards outside is a great way to relax and connect with each other, day or...

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COVID-19 ANNOUNCEMENT

3/18/2020

The following policies will go into effect immediately at the Townsend/Great Smokies KOA Holiday in an effort to abide by local government recommendations to slow the spread of COVID-19. Please note: RV and Tent sites will remain open at this time, and available for future reservations. Starting...

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10 Of The Best Fall Hikes

9/13/2019

Summer can sometimes be too hot and winter can sometimes be too cold. You may feel like Goldilocks trying to find the right time of year to get some solid hiking in, and we are here with good news: that time is fall.The weather isn’t too hot or too cold; it is just right. And the stunning scenery...

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The Best Cell Phone Signal Booster For Your RV

9/13/2019

If you're looking for a way to boost your cell phone signal, this product is for you! If you’re an RVer, you’ve probably experienced less than optimal cell phone reception on your travels. In this video, RV expert Mark Polk shares his favorite product for improving your cell phone signal and show...

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Expert Tips For RVING In The Fall

9/13/2019

Fall is my favorite time of year for camping trips. Summer gives way to cooler days and nights, and eventually the autumn leaves fill the landscape with brilliant colors. If you are like me, your last camping trip was probably during the hot summer months. Prior to venturing out on a fall camping...

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Campfire Pies

9/13/2019

Sometimes old school is the best school. These classic treats are delicious and just begging to be customized with your favorite fillings.

How To Introduce Your Kids To Campfire Cooking

9/13/2019

Some of the most cherished childhood memories are made around a roaring campfire. The crackling wood and enticing smell of burgers, bacon, and steaming mugs of coffee and cocoa are as much a part of the adventure as hiking the trails by day and cozying up in your sleeping bag by night. As your kids...

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