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Visiting Great Smoky Mountains National Park

From its majestic peaks to its rich forestry, the Great Smoky Mountains have been an awe-inspiring sight for visitors since the national park opened in 1934. The mountains are some of the oldest on Earth, spanning over 800 miles wide and rising between the Tennessee-North Carolina border. When settlers first arrived in the 1700s, the land was inhabited by the Cherokee tribe, who named it the “Place of Blue Smoke” for the bluish haze along the region. Today, visitors can experience this beautifully preserved landscape while traversing its vast greenery.
To truly experience the glorious outdoor sights and history of the mountains, consider Great Smoky Mountains National Park campgrounds in the area. Whether you prefer the popular attractions of Gatlinburg and Pigeon Forge, the scenic Cherokee tribal country along the Raven Fork River or the peaceful community of Townsend, you are bound to have an unforgettable experience with Kampgrounds of America. Several nearby KOA Campgrounds are ideal for cabin enthusiasts, RVers and traditional tent campers alike. Whether you are visiting for a weekend or a week, KOA makes an excellent basecamp for exploring the richness of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

Experiencing Great Smoky Mountains National Park in the Southeast Region

From newcomers to seasoned adventurers, all are amazed by the stunning views of the Smoky Mountains. Famous for its Southern Appalachian mountain culture, ancient peaks and diverse plant and animal species, the Great Smoky Mountain National Park spans 15 to 20 miles and extends southward from Pigeon River to the Little Tennessee River. Remnants of its lush biodiversity date back to the last Ice Age, so you can experience all that the land has to offer when you hike or camp along the ridges and surrounding towns.

As you plan your trip to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, get excited to walk upon the same land touched by one of the most culturally advanced tribes on the continent while exploring impressive scenery and genuinely unique adventures. From hiking the trails to visiting the nearby mountain cities, plan the ideal trip for you. There is so much to discover in Cherokee country and nearby towns when you camp near the Smoky Mountains.



Fun Facts About Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Five intriguing facts you may not know about the Great Smoky National Park:
1

Clingmans Dome is the highest point in the park.

2

It's also the salamander capital of the world.

3

It's the most visited park in the U.S.

4

Plants create its signature "smokiness."

5

The park is home to 1,500 black bears.




KOA Campgrounds Near Great Smoky Mountains National Park

With over 500 KOA campgrounds in the United States and Canada, you'll find 9 KOA campgrounds near Great Smoky Mountains National Park.
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Townsend / Great Smokies KOA Holiday

8533 State Highway 73, Townsend, Tennessee

Camping near Great Smoky Mountains National Park At The Townsend / Great Smokies KOA Holiday

Unsure of where to camp in the Smoky Mountains? Enjoy feelings of serenity and relaxation when you stay in Townsend, Tennessee. Whether you are planning a quick trip to get away from the bustle of everyday life or a week-long retreat to revel in the silence, you can find refuge at the Townsend / Great Smokies KOA Holiday campground. This campground provides a basecamp while you visit the mountains and hike the scenic trails of the surrounding area.

Townsend / Great Smokies KOA Holiday is just 16 miles south of Cades Cove Loop Road, where you can travel by car or bike and experience the various wildlife in the area. If you happen not to see any of the numerous black bears, coyotes, turkeys or white-tailed deer along the way, check out the historical houses, mills and churches on this picturesque road.

When you need a place to rest after your travels, kick back and relax at the campground in a Tent Site, Cabin or RV Site. At KOA, Deluxe Cabins offer private bedrooms and full baths when you need a break from hiking and sightseeing in the Smoky Mountains. The Townsend / Great Smokies KOA Holiday campground is open year-round, so you can plan your visit for warm summer weather or experience the beautiful colors of changing leaves in the fall. The amenities at this campground include a pool, outdoor movies and many more fun recreational activities for the ideal camping stay.

Townsend / Great Smokies KOA Holiday

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Townsend / Great Smokies KOA Holiday Amenities

  • 50 Max Amp
  • 60' Max Length
  • Wi-Fi
  • Cable TV
  • Pool (5/23 - 9/9)
  • Snack Bar
  • Propane
  • Fishing
  • Firewood
  • Pavilion
  • Bike Rentals
  • KampK9®

Hours / Operation

Open All Year

RV Sites, Tent Sites

Check-in: 12:00 pm, Check-out: 11:00 am

Accommodations

Check-in: 3:00 pm, Check-out: 11:00 am

Contact

Reserve: 800-562-3428
8533 State Highway 73
Townsend, TN 37882
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Pigeon Forge / Gatlinburg KOA Holiday

3122 Veterans Blvd., Pigeon Forge, Tennessee

Camping near Great Smoky Mountains National Park At The Pigeon Forge / Gatlinburg KOA Holiday

Whether you are planning a family trip or simply searching for exciting attractions near the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, look no further than Pigeon Forge or Gatlinburg for your stay. The Pigeon Forge / Gatlinburg KOA Holiday campground is situated close to various fun and charming local spots that are sure to keep you and your family entertained for days.

Pigeon Forge / Gatlinburg KOA Holiday is less than a mile from popular local attractions like Dollywood and LeConte center. Take the kids to the Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies in the heart of Gatlinburg, just 5 miles south of the campground, or take a SkyLift ride over the mountains with your sweetheart. Sip on local coffee from little shops, eat at the famed Pancake Pantry, and visit the unique tourist areas along the Gatlinburg strip.

Just 5 miles north of the campground is Adventure Park Ziplines in Pigeon Forge, where you can glide and soar through the Smoky Mountain sky and travel through lush deciduous forestry packed with native flowering plants. If heights aren't for you, just two minutes down the same parkway is the Titanic Museum Attraction. Shaped like the RMS Titanic, this museum delves into the ship's history with 400 pre-discovery artifacts covering 20 different galleries.

After your eventful sightseeing in Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg, relax at this Great Smoky Mountains campground for your home away from home. There is something for everyone here — from beautiful waterfront Tent Sites to set up your tent, to Cabins and RV Sites sure to impress. The amenities range from a lazy river to frisbee golf, bike rentals and more!

Pigeon Forge / Gatlinburg KOA Holiday

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Pigeon Forge / Gatlinburg KOA Holiday Amenities

  • 50 Max Amp
  • 100' Max Length
  • Wi-Fi
  • Cable TV
  • Pool (Open Year-Round)
  • Hot Tub / Sauna
  • Kamping Kitchen
  • Fishing
  • Firewood
  • Pavilion
  • Bike Rentals
  • Tour Shuttle
  • KampK9®

Hours / Operation

Open All Year

RV Sites, Tent Sites

Check-in: 12:00 pm, Check-out: 11:00 am

Accommodations

Check-in: 3:00 pm, Check-out: 10:00 am

Contact

Reserve: 800-562-7703
3122 Veterans Blvd.
Pigeon Forge, TN 37863
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Cherokee / Great Smokies KOA Holiday

92 KOA Campground Road, Cherokee, North Carolina

Camping near Great Smoky Mountains National Park At The Cherokee / Great Smokies KOA Holiday

When you are looking for gorgeous river sights and scenic 360-degree views of the Smokies, consider a stay in Cherokee country. The Cherokee / Great Smokies KOA is between the Raven Fork River and tribal trout ponds on the other side, making it the perfect spot to camp and fish! Whether you are a pro or an amateur looking for some casual and relaxing recreation, our 30-mile fully stocked stream makes the perfect respite while visiting the Smokies. Plus, the town of Cherokee holds exciting fishing tournaments and contests throughout the year where you can test your skills.

Looking for thrills and panoramic views? Try out the nearby Nantahala Gorge Zipline Canopy Tours or some river-tubing. A shuttle service is just 3.5 miles from the campground and will take you to the Raven Fork River for some relaxing and tubing down the streams with family and friends. Just 5 miles from the campground is the Mountainside Theatre, where you can watch the outdoor historical tribal drama “Unto These Hills,” and learn about the Native Americans who found and influenced this area.

Plan a trip for any of our themed weekends, where we have tons of fun activities to keep the little ones busy. We update these throughout the year, so check our website before your visit and come prepared for fun while camping! Stay at our Deluxe Cabins, some of which are nestled against the Raven Fork River, for a tranquil trip while visiting the nearby hiking sights and city events near the Smoky Mountains. When you are searching for camping sites in the Great Smoky Mountains, trust KOA. From water recreation to Native American historical sites in Cherokee, North Carolina, the knowledgeable team at Cherokee / Great Smokies KOA can give you updates on the must-see local attractions so your trip to the Great Smoky Mountains is unforgettable.

Cherokee / Great Smokies KOA Holiday

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Cherokee / Great Smokies KOA Holiday Amenities

  • 50 Max Amp
  • 136' Max Length
  • Wi-Fi
  • Cable TV
  • Pool (Open Year-Round)
  • Hot Tub / Sauna
  • Snack Bar
  • Propane
  • Fishing
  • Firewood
  • Pavilion
  • Bike Rentals
  • KampK9®

Hours / Operation

Open All Year

Accommodations

Check-in: 4:00 pm, Check-out: 11:00 am

RV Sites, Tent Sites

Check-in: 1:00 pm, Check-out: 12:00 pm

Contact

Reserve: 828-497-9711
92 KOA Campground Road
Cherokee, NC 28719
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Gatlinburg East / Smoky Mountain KOA Holiday

4874 Hooper Highway, Cosby, Tennessee

Camping near Great Smoky Mountains National Park At The Gatlinburg East / Smoky Mountain KOA Holiday

Are you ready for an adventure? Located only seventeen miles from downtown, our KOA Holiday is the perfect place for you to stay while you explore Gatlinburg. Situated on 16 landscaped acres, we offer several amenities such as disc golf, horseshoes, a playground, a pool, a pavilion, and several nearby trail heads. Make the most of your vacation, and have the kampground act as your home base. With spacious full hookup RV sites, cabins, and tent sites, you can pick the pace of your travel. We have the best experience for every kind of camper, from those who love to rough it in the great outdoors, to visitors who prefer a bit more comfort. Whether you are traveling with kids and your four-legged friend or looking for a couples getaway, book your stay today

Exploring Gatlinburg:
Take a deep breath of the fresh mountain air and prepare for fun. The Gatlinburg East/ Smoky Mountain KOA Holiday is the perfect place to stay while you go and explore Gatlinburg, the Great Smoky Mountain National Park, and the nearby outdoor activities. Some of the area's outdoor recreation includes hiking, biking, horseback riding, whitewater rafting, zip-lining, and much more! Locations like Anakeesta and Ober offer a variety of guided recreational experiences and have Ski lifts up to sleepy little mountain towns with a beautiful view of the mountains. Make sure to head Downtown to see Gatlinburg's Space Needle, Ripley's experiences, Laser Tag, Escape Games, Activate Games, and shopping. Gatlinburg also has a variety of restaurants, so make sure to try the local cuisine!

Gatlinburg East / Smoky Mountain KOA Holiday Has A Way To Stay For Everyone: 

  • Tent Sites: No RV? No problem! Connect with nature by taking a break from the city. These gravel sites can accommodate small campers, vans, or tent camping. They offer a gravel pad, fire pit, picnic table, and front row seats to Gatlinburg's beautiful nature. 
  • Deluxe Cabins: Come and enjoy a breath of Gatlinburg's fresh mountain air. Take your camping experience to the next level with a full bathroom and kitchenette. Fill your days with adventure and enjoy a hot shower and a campfire in the evening.
  • RV Sites: Enjoy your landscaped camping site offering all the RV-friendly amenities you could wish for  including picnic tables and a personal fire pit for evening marshmallow roasting!

Gatlinburg East / Smoky Mountain KOA Holiday

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Gatlinburg East / Smoky Mountain KOA Holiday Amenities

  • 50 Max Amp
  • 100' Max Length
  • Wi-Fi
  • Cable TV
  • Pool (5/29 - 9/30)
  • Firewood
  • Pavilion
  • KampK9®

Hours / Operation

Open All Year

RV Sites, Tent Sites

Check-in: 1:00 pm, Check-out: 11:00 am

Accommodations

Check-in: 3:00 pm, Check-out: 11:00 am

Contact

Reserve: 800-562-2485
4874 Hooper Highway
Cosby, TN 37722
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Newport / I-40 / Smoky Mountains KOA Journey

240 KOA Lane, Newport, Tennessee

Camping near Great Smoky Mountains National Park At The Newport / I-40 / Smoky Mountains KOA Journey

Spend a day, a week, or even a month in the heart of the Appalachian Mountains, home of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, the crown jewel of the eastern U.S. park system. Swim in the sparkling pool or shoot some hoops. If you would rather, grab some friends and pitch horseshoes or play a few rounds of cornhole. Feel free to grab one of our activity calendars and join in some fun. There are many options to choose from. We also have several different items available in the office so boredom won't be an option. Laze around in the heated and air-conditioned one or two-room Cabins, or park your RV on one of our large, shady sites. Tent Sites can be found sprinkled around our grounds to accommodate all visitors. Hang out in Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge, Forbidden Caverns, and Dollywood Theme Park, or stop by dozens of the shops only minutes away. If you have the time, Tanger Outlet Mall is located in the heart of Pigeon Forge. Hike in the Cherokee National Forest, or go boating, fishing and rafting on the Tennessee Valley Authority lakes. Bring your boats and Jet Skis; we have a boat launch less than 10 minutes away and this family-friendly KOA has secure additional parking. The Pigeon, French Broad, and Nolichucky Rivers reflect the beautiful mountain scenery and offer optimal freshwater fishing. Pets are welcome too! Pool: May 20 - September 15. Max pull thru is 84 feet. We do offer off-season extended stays (90 days max). Feel free to give Karla a call for more details.

Newport / I-40 / Smoky Mountains KOA Journey

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Newport / I-40 / Smoky Mountains KOA Journey Amenities

  • 50 Max Amp
  • 84' Max Length
  • Wi-Fi
  • Cable TV
  • Pool (5/20 - 10/15)
  • Propane
  • Fishing
  • Firewood
  • Pavilion
  • Tour Shuttle
  • KampK9®

Hours / Operation

Open All Year

RV Sites, Tent Sites

Check-in: 2:00 pm, Check-out: 11:00 am

Accommodations

Check-in: 2:00 pm, Check-out: 11:00 am

Contact

Reserve: 423-623-9004
240 KOA Lane
Newport, TN 37821
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Murphy / Peace Valley KOA Holiday

117 Happy Valley Road, Marble, North Carolina

Camping near Great Smoky Mountains National Park At The Murphy / Peace Valley KOA Holiday

Located 1 mile from Harrah's Cherokee Valley River Casino and the UltraStar Entertainment Center, the beauty and solitude of the Great Smoky Mountains make this KOA the ideal spot to relax for days or stay the night while passing through. Outdoor enthusiasts appreciate the campground's location for easy access to hiking, biking, rafting, riding, kayaking, and canoeing. Enjoy shaded RV Sites along the Valley River as well as four fully furnished Deluxe Cabins. Guests can wade into the water to cast their lines for trout, bass, bream, and catfish. Take a dip in the pool, play a game of pool, pitch horseshoes, or play volleyball, basketball, and cornhole. One acre fenced pet play area and smaller dog KampK9. We're a 30-minute ride to world-class whitewater rafting on the Ocoee River to our west and Nantahala River to our east. Take a scenic ride on the Cherohala Skyway, Tail of the Dragon, visit Fields of the Woods or join a class at the John C. Campbell Folk School. Pool: May 19 - September 20. Max pull thru: 70 feet.

Murphy / Peace Valley KOA Holiday

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Murphy / Peace Valley KOA Holiday Amenities

  • 50 Max Amp
  • 70' Max Length
  • Wi-Fi
  • Cable TV
  • Pool (5/19 - 9/25)
  • Propane
  • Fishing
  • Firewood
  • Pavilion
  • KampK9®

Hours / Operation

Open All Year

All Sites

Check-in: 2:00 pm, Check-out: 11:00 am

Contact

Reserve: 800-562-9382
117 Happy Valley Road
Marble, NC 28905
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Asheville West KOA Holiday

309 Wiggins Road, Candler, North Carolina

Camping near Great Smoky Mountains National Park At The Asheville West KOA Holiday

Beautiful hiking trails * Located right off I-40 * Nestled in the mountains and just minutes from downtown Asheville.

Welcome to Appalachia ! Come camp with us and enjoy the best of Blue Ridge Mountains camping!  We are conveniently located right off of I-40 for easy on and off access!  We are easy to find and get to. Our family-run Asheville West KOA offers great accommodations for everyone from tenters to RVers. Our tent sites are beautifully wooded, and our "Big Rig" friendly 50 and 30 amp pull-through sites are large, level, and have cable TV and FREE WI-FI ! Don't have an RV, or tent camping is not for you? No problem! You can "rough it" in comfort, staying in one of our cozy cabins or lodges.

Relax with us and wake to the chirping of a variety of birds, you'll enjoy their song throughout the day. Enjoy scenic North Carolina hiking on one of our wonderful nature trails , easily accessed from any of our camp sites or take a relaxing hike on a number of picture perfect trails on the nearby Blue Ridge Parkway and beyond.  The options are endless. You'll enjoy surrounding yourself in the beauty of trees, flowers and wildlife.  We are not far away from beautiful waterfalls as well!  Come see what the Great Smoky Mountains have to offer.

Our campground is not far from all the fun and excitement of  downtown Asheville, white water rafting, gem mines, the Biltmore Estate , Pisgah National Forest , Chimney Rock, The Great Smoky Mountains National Park , Grandfather Mountain and many, many other attractions. Plan on camping an extra day or two- there's so much to see and do!  Do you have a motorcycle?  We have tons of beautiful rides to send you on!  Do you need more suggestions of things to do in our area?  We got you covered!

Come and see us! Our KOA is family-owned and family-oriented. We hope to see you soon!

The Asheville West KOA is "Going Green!" Look for the recycle barrels behind the office and next to the comfort station on the back loop.

Asheville West KOA Holiday

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Asheville West KOA Holiday Amenities

  • 50 Max Amp
  • 65' Max Length
  • Wi-Fi
  • Cable TV
  • Pool (5/26 - 9/15)
  • Propane
  • Kamping Kitchen
  • Firewood
  • Pavilion
  • KampK9®

Unique Amenities

  • Campground Book Exchange
  • Country Store & Gift Shop
  • Curbside Check-In
  • Families
  • Free Wi-Fi Available
  • Hiking Trails
  • Ice Cream Socials
  • K9 Dog Park and Dog Walk
  • Large Group Pavilion
  • Lounge w/ Board Games, TV, Books
  • Magic Fairy Gardens
  • Motorcycle Clubs
  • Playground
  • RV Clubs & Rallies

Hours / Operation

Open All Year

All Sites

Check-in: 2:00 pm, Check-out: 11:00 am

Contact

Reserve: 800-562-9015
309 Wiggins Road
Candler, NC 28715
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Hiawassee KOA Holiday

751 Gander Gap Rd, Hiawassee, Georgia

Camping near Great Smoky Mountains National Park At The Hiawassee KOA Holiday

Looking for a peaceful getaway in the mountains of Northeast Georgia? Look no further than Hiawassee KOA Holiday, located in the heart of the beautiful region. Whether you want to fish, hike, pedal boat, play mini golf, swim, or just relax by the campfire with stunning views of nature; we have it all. Nestled in the heart of the stunning Bald Mountains, Hiawassee KOA Holiday offers the perfect retreat for families looking to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Our campground features a range of activities to keep you and your loved ones entertained. Plus, our peaceful surroundings provide the perfect backdrop for relaxing around the campfire and enjoying the beauty of nature. 

Book your stay at Hiawassee KOA Holiday today!

Ways to Stay in Hiawassee

While many visitors to Hiawassee love the idea of roughing it in the great outdoors, some prefer a more relaxing retreat to escape the hustle and bustle of modern life. Whatever your preferred camping style, we have options for every kind of visitor to enjoy a peaceful escape or make memories on your group trip:

  • RV Sites: If you are traveling cross-country in your RV, you need a place with plenty of space. We offer the best RV camping in Hiawassee with full hookup options! So, try one of our Pull-Thru or Back-In RV Sites
  • Cabins: Our adorable Deluxe Cabins near the streams and lake are the perfect way to experience this region's immense beauty. Many of our cabin sites are pet-friendly!
  • Tent Sites: For many campers, the tradition of tent camping in Hiawassee, Georgia with all your gear is the only way to experience camping! Our spacious sites provide the best tent camping in Hiawassee, ensuring you have plenty of space for your whole crew to cozy up around the campfire.

What to do Near Hiawassee KOA

Hiawassee is a small town located in the beautiful North Georgia Mountains. Nearby, Lake Chatuge is a 3,000-acre lake that offers fishing, boating, and water sports. It is surrounded by the Blue Ridge Mountains and provides an excellent place to hike or mountain bike through the many trails that circle the lake. The Appalachian Trail runs along the edge of the lake for several miles, making it easy for hikers and bikers to access. Bell Mountain offers views of Lake Chatuge, with North Georgia Mountains in the distance. Alpine Helen offers a Bavarian Village with German beer and food served up by friendly folks. Brasstown Bald is Georgia's highest peak with over 35 miles of trails for hiking, horseback riding & ATVs. Here are just a few of the many things to do in Hiawassee:

  • Explore the Georgia Mountain Fairgrounds: This popular attraction, located just a few minutes from downtown Hiawassee, features a variety of events and activities throughout the year. The fairgrounds host concerts, festivals, exhibitions, and other events, making it a great destination for entertainment and fun.
  • Hike the trails at Brasstown Bald: Brasstown Bald, the highest peak in Georgia, offers breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains and valleys. The mountain is home to several hiking trails, ranging from easy to challenging. The trails wind through beautiful forested areas and offer stunning views of the landscape.
  • Visit the Georgia Mountain History Museum: This museum, located in downtown Hiawassee, offers a fascinating look at the history of the North Georgia region. The museum's exhibits cover a range of topics, from the Cherokee Indians to the development of the area's tourism industry. Visitors can learn about the area's rich history through a variety of displays, including artifacts, photographs, and interactive exhibits.
  • Go fishing in Lake Chatuge: Lake Chatuge is a popular spot for fishing, with a variety of species including bass, trout, and catfish. Rent a boat or fishing gear from a local outfitter and spend the day on the water. The lake is also a great spot for swimming and other water activities.
  • Take a tour of the Hiawassee Dam: The Hiawassee Dam, located on the Hiawassee River, is a popular spot for photography and sightseeing. The dam, which was built in the 1940s, provides hydroelectric power to the surrounding area and is an important part of the region's infrastructure. Visitors can take a tour of the dam and learn about its history and function.
  • Visit the Georgia Mountain Fall Festival: This annual event, held in late September, is a must-see for anyone visiting Hiawassee during the fall. The festival features live music, arts and crafts, and a variety of other activities. The festival is a great opportunity to enjoy the beautiful autumn weather and experience the unique culture of the North Georgia Mountains.
  • Go whitewater rafting on the Chattahoochee River: The Chattahoochee River, which runs through Hiawassee, offers a variety of whitewater rafting options, ranging from gentle floats to challenging rapids. Whether you're an experienced rafter or a beginner, there's a trip for you on this beautiful river.
  • Shop and dine in downtown Hiawassee: The downtown area of Hiawassee is home to a number of charming shops and restaurants, offering a variety of locally made products and delicious cuisine. Take a stroll through the quaint streets and browse the unique stores, or stop for a bite to eat at one of the town's many restaurants.

Book Your Stay for the Best Camping in Hiawassee

Our convenient location, affordable camping, and amazing amenities make us the best place to camp in Hiawassee. Sites book up fast, so reserve your stay at Bakersfield KOA today for the best selection! Prefer to call? Book your stay at 888-562-3202.

Hiawassee KOA Holiday

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Hiawassee KOA Holiday Amenities

  • 50 Max Amp
  • 80' Max Length
  • Pool (1/1 - 1/1)
  • Fishing
  • Mini Golf
  • Pavilion
  • KampK9®

Hours / Operation

Open All Year

RV Sites, Tent Sites

Check-in: 1:00 pm, Check-out: 11:00 am

Accommodations

Check-in: 3:00 pm, Check-out: 11:00 am

Contact

Reserve: 888-562-3202
751 Gander Gap Rd
Hiawassee, GA 30546
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Sweetwater / I-75 / Exit 62 KOA Holiday

269 Murray's Chapel Road, Sweetwater, Tennessee

Camping near Great Smoky Mountains National Park At The Sweetwater / I-75 / Exit 62 KOA Holiday

The beauty and quiet setting of this KOA Campground makes it a favorite with overnight campers, as well as families enjoying an extended vacation or weekend getaway. Our sites are Big Rig friendly and our cabins make your stay feel a little more like home. We recently added some new amenities that everyone can enjoy. Challenge your family and friends to a game of Water Wars or Corn Hole, pan for gems in our new Gem Mine (Spring 2021), bounce on our updated jumping pad, or spend some time relaxing at our catch and release pond which is fully stocked with bass, blue gill and catfish. Our camp store features a variety of things to fill your needs. 

While you are staying with us, take some time to enjoy and experience all that the surrounding area has to offer. Visit the Lost Sea that offers a unique cave experience, take a tour at Mayfield Dairy Farms or Sweetwater Valley Cheese Farm and go shopping at Sweetwater's Antique District. If you'd rather take in the scenery, take a drive through the Cherokee National Forest or down the Cherohala Skyway. You can immerse yourself in nature with a short walk down one of our nature trails, go boating on a nearby lake or by bird watching. Our campground provides the perfect base camp for a day trip to the Great Smoky Mountains, Dollywood and many other fantastic attractions. And now through our partnership with RVshare if you need an RV for your adventure you can order one and have it delivered right to your campsite at the campground - just click here!

Sweetwater / I-75 / Exit 62 KOA Holiday

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Sweetwater / I-75 / Exit 62 KOA Holiday Amenities

  • 50 Max Amp
  • 120' Max Length
  • Wi-Fi
  • Cable TV
  • Pool (5/7 - 10/15)
  • Snack Bar
  • Propane
  • Kamping Kitchen
  • Fishing
  • Firewood
  • Pavilion
  • KampK9®

Unique Amenities

  • 50 Amp Service Sites Available
  • Basketball
  • Camp Kitchen
  • Camp Store
  • Deluxe Cabins
  • Deluxe Patio Sites
  • Families
  • Fire Pit
  • Fishing Pond
  • Full Hookup Sites
  • Game Room
  • Grassy Tent Sites
  • Laundry $
  • Motorcycle Clubs
  • Pet Playground
  • Planned Activities Available
  • Pull Through Sites
  • RV Clubs & Rallies
  • RV Rentals
  • sand volleyball
  • Shaded Sites
  • Water Wars

Hours / Operation

Open All Year

All, Please call for earlier check in

Check-in: 2:00 pm, Check-out: 11:00 am

Contact

Reserve: 800-562-9224
269 Murray's Chapel Road
Sweetwater, TN 37874
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