Nearby Attractions for Everyone in Your Family

Exciting, family friendly attractions surround Big Meadow Family Campground

Worried about finding activities for everyone in your party? While Big Meadow Family Campground is tucked away from it all, you’re just minutes away from exciting attractions for any adventure your family is hoping for.


Located just two miles from the entrance to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, you can also enjoy all the action of Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg, home of world-famous attractions like Dollywood and Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies.

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Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies
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Satisfy the thrill-seekers in your family at the Tail of the Dragon, a car and motorcycle enthusiasts dream. Test your skills as you maneuver 318 curves in just 11 miles of this beautiful mountain highway.

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Motorcycle on the Dragon's Tail
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Looking for a more relaxed mountain adventure? Head to Cades Cove a stunning valley through the Great Smoky Mountains teeming with wildlife and history. You can also rent bikes and enjoy seven miles of trails through the city of Townsend.

Cool off on hot days lazily tubing the cool waters of the Little River with one of our community partners River Rat.  We have two tubing centers within a mile of our campground!

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Come spend quality time with your family and ours on the quiet side of the Smokies.