KOA Campgrounds in Tennessee

Camping in Tennessee With KOA

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Camping in Tennessee

With a history and culture as rich as its expansive views, Tennessee’s opportunities stretch from border to border. When you choose KOA, a world of remarkable camping opportunities await you across the state. From beautiful mountain ranges and the Cumberland Plateau right through the heart of country music, you’ll find a perfect location to start your adventures.

Whether you’re looking to focus on one location or visit as many as your trip allows, you’ll find a KOA campground waiting to provide one-of-a-kind camping opportunities. However you choose to spend your time in Tennessee, you can always count on a KOA to help you enjoy all it has to offer.

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Popular Tennessee Attractions

  • Cherohala Skyway
  • Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum
  • The Hermitage
  • Kentucky Lake
  • Graceland
  • Grand Ole Opry

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Baileyton KOA Holiday Photo
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Baileyton KOA Holiday
Greeneville, TN
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Bristol / Kingsport KOA Holiday Photo
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Bristol / Kingsport KOA Holiday
Blountville, TN
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Buffalo / I-40 / Exit 143 KOA Journey Photo
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Buffalo / I-40 / Exit 143 KOA Journey
Hurricane Mills, TN
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Chattanooga North / Cleveland KOA Journey Photo
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Chattanooga North / Cleveland KOA Journey
McDonald, TN
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Crossville / I-40 KOA Holiday Photo
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Crossville / I-40 KOA Holiday
Crossville, TN
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Gatlinburg East / Smoky Mountain KOA Holiday Photo
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Gatlinburg East / Smoky Mountain KOA Holiday
Cosby, TN
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Jonesborough / Cherokee NF KOA Journey Photo
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Jonesborough / Cherokee NF KOA Journey
Jonesborough, TN
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Nashville East / Lebanon KOA Journey Photo
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Nashville East / Lebanon KOA Journey
Lebanon, TN
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Nashville KOA Resort
Nashville, TN
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Newport / I-40 / Smoky Mountains KOA Journey Photo
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Newport / I-40 / Smoky Mountains KOA Journey
Newport, TN
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Paris Landing / Kentucky Lake KOA Holiday Photo
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Paris Landing / Kentucky Lake KOA Holiday
Buchanan, TN
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Pigeon Forge / Gatlinburg KOA Holiday Photo
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Pigeon Forge / Gatlinburg KOA Holiday
Pigeon Forge, TN
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Sweetwater / I-75 / Exit 62 KOA Holiday Photo
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Sweetwater / I-75 / Exit 62 KOA Holiday
Sweetwater, TN
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Townsend / Great Smokies KOA Holiday Photo
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Townsend / Great Smokies KOA Holiday
Townsend, TN
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Find A Relaxing Campground With The Right Amenities For You

If you're looking for an affordable vacation opportunity, KOA has you covered. When you're a guest with KOA, the staff makes it a primary goal to provide you with the best customer service and meet any needs that may arise. Plus, you'll find tons of amenities to make your stay more comfortable, including clean bathrooms with hot water, fun activities, laundry facilities and much more.

KOA campgrounds aren’t just a great place to spend the night either — they’re a veritable playground for guests of all ages. You’ll find excitement in the form of swimming pools, climbing walls, mini golf, paddle boats and movie nights. Check out each Tennessee KOA location’s description to see which amenities are waiting for you and your family.

Choose Your Way to Stay

Unlike traditional campgrounds, KOA has a few surprises in store. You can always go with the classic tent, or you could even reserve a comfortable cabin. But we also have some unique lodging options you won't find anywhere else. No matter your preferred way to enjoy adventures, there’s a way to make it even better. Our campgrounds in Tennessee offer a wide range of lodging options such as:

  • Tent camping: With the majestic Tennessee mountains as your backdrop, there's nothing quite like the experience of traditional camping. Grab your camping gear and reserve one of our rustic Tent Sites.
  • Cabin camping: With campgrounds near Tennessee's most popular attractions, you may want to refine your camping experience just a bit. Our Camping Cabins provide you with beds, electricity and a roof over your head, so you can leave the tent at home. If you want to elevate your camping trip, choose a Deluxe Cabin at KOA. You'll find all the great features of the KOA Camping Cabin with bonuses like your own personal bathroom. You can even enjoy TVs and kitchenettes in some of these.
  • RV camping: When you choose to adventure in an RV with KOA, you’ll have a great range of features just for you. Depending on the RV campgrounds in Tennessee, you'll have access to RV-friendly features such as 30 and 50-amp service, laundry facilities, full-hookups and even KOA Patio Sites®.
  • Other unique camping options: If you're looking for a different kind of camping experience, you'll be excited to know that many KOA campgrounds offer unique lodging options. This selection may include yurts, teepees, Airstream trailers, cabooses, Glamping Tents and more. Check the location you're interested in to learn what lodging options are available, not all campgrounds offer unique lodging options.

Not all KOA Tennessee campgrounds offer all of these options, so be sure to check with each KOA location to see what they provide. To view the details for a specific location, explore the Tennessee campgrounds map.

Camp in Tennessee Near Popular Attractions

Tennessee is a state rich with beauty and culture. Throughout the eastern region, you’ll find some of our country’s most beautiful mountains, such as the Blue Ridge, Great Smoky, Bald and Iron mountain ranges.

You can also visit Music Row and Beale Street, spots where country stars first performed, or you can make a pilgrimage to Graceland. If history is your thing, you can explore 15th-century Native American sites up through Civil War battlefields.

Do you like exploring caves? With over 10,000 discovered so far, Tennessee is America’s cave capital. You can also visit a replica of Athens’ Parthenon in Nashville’s Centennial Park. And if you’re in the mood for a wild ride, you can head down the Ocoee River — rated one of the top white water recreational rivers in the nation.

One of the best ways to experience Tennessee is on the Cherohala Skyway. This 43-mile road offers sweeping views of the mountains with plenty of opportunities to pull over for stunning scenery, waterfalls and wildlife. The Cherohala Skyway also provides access to many hiking trails for a chance to experience the beautiful natural scenery up close and personal.

If you are looking for a way to cool off after your drive, you can also visit Kentucky Lake. With over 2,300 miles of shoreline, Kentucky Lake offers plenty of room for swimming, fishing and boating. Visitors can also enjoy activities such as hiking trails or watching the local wildlife.

Regardless of where your adventures take you, KOA offers a safe and comfortable way to end your day. With clean campgrounds and numerous amenities, staying at KOA is a great way to rest and recharge in between exploring what the great state of Tennessee has to offer.

It’s Time to Make a Reservation

Tennessee is a beautiful state with plenty of opportunities for visitors to have unforgettable experiences. With so much to offer, visitors can participate in a wide variety of activities, such as visiting the Country Music Hall of Fame or spending the day hiking in The Great Smoky Mountains National Park.

By choosing KOA, you will find some of the best campsites in Tennessee with immediate access to some of the most interesting and exciting attractions available. Each KOA location is also an adventure with unique amenities and lodging options to explore. Whether you are looking for a unique lodging option or want to get back to basics with a traditional tent setup, KOA has something for everyone.

KOA has 16 great locations throughout Tennessee, and we know there’s one that’ll be perfect for you. Reserve your site today, over the phone or through the website. We're excited to be a part of your adventure!

Tennessee Campgrounds Map

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