Description

Big and busy are the two best words to describe Elkmont Campground. Located only eight miles away from the famous town of Gatlinburg, this is the number one stop at the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. With the Little River running through the campground, you can enjoy some waterfront camping and several nearby fishing holes. If you're craving standing on floors that aren't Continue reading...
Big and busy are the two best words to describe Elkmont Campground. Located only eight miles away from the famous town of Gatlinburg, this is the number one stop at the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. With the Little River running through the campground, you can enjoy some waterfront camping and several nearby fishing holes. If you're craving standing on floors that aren't made of dirt, make a detour to the nearby tourist spot, where restaurants, museums, and plenty of other activities will be sure to please.
Campsite area
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No. of sites
210
RV details
Not specified
RV hookups
None
Access
Park at listing
Group sizes
Up to 6 people per site
No picnic table

Activities

Offered near the campground.

Biking
Hiking
Horseback riding
Wildlife watching

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Elkmont Campground.

Beach
Cave
Forest
Swimming hole
Waterfall
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2,130ftListing's elevation
750
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Hipcamper Sharon
Sharon K.
recommends this listing.
August 1st, 2017

Lovely river side camping. Great nature

Hipcamper Chris
Chris S.
didn't provide a recommendation.
March 12th, 2018

Fires were allowed when we were there in October of 2017. I think it depends on drought conditions in the area of the time you are visiting.

Beautiful campsite next to a mountain.
Hipcamper Jacque
Jacque S.
recommends this listing.
October 7th, 2018

Reservations fill up fast.

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Park
Great Smoky Mountains National Park
State
Tennessee
Phone Number
(865) 436-1200
Directions
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Coordinates
35.658° N, 83.582° W
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Tent Only - Hike In: 22 Sites
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Tent / Van: 17 Sites
(Up to 6 people per site)