Your Family Camping Retreat in the Great Smoky Mountains

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

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Big Rig Friendly

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Pull through concrete pads and patio sites

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Year-Round RV Storage

Nestled between the stunning Great Smoky Mountains and the Little River sits the refuge you’ve been waiting for. Since 1995, this historic farmland now serves as the setting for the new memories you’ll share with your family and friends.

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Disconnect from your everyday life and connect with the people you love.

AWARD WINNING

Don’t risk your Great Smoky Mountains vacation with anyone else. Our award-winning campground has been recognized by some of the biggest names in travel, including Trip Advisor and Trailer Life/Good Sams.

Come see why the National Association of RV Parks and Campgrounds named us its National Small Park of the Year in 2013 and 2019.  According to Paul Bambei, CEO and President of the National Association of RV Parks and Campground, “The park that receives this award is a wonderful destination park with fantastic amenities and more importantly the owners and staff continually provide over-the-top customer service.” Big Meadow Family Campground is a pinnacle in the industry.

Tripadvisor gives a "Travelers' Choice" award to accommodations, attractions and restaurants that consistently earns great reviews from travelers and are ranked within the top 10% of properties on Tripadvisor.

 

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That’s why we want you to focus on your experience and leave the amenities to us.  Whether you’re coming in an RV or a big rig, need easy access to your campsite, or you’re bringing your furry best friend, Big Meadow Family Campground has all the amenities you need to have the Smoky Mountain trip of your dreams.

Top of the Line Amenities

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Big rig friendly

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Pull through concrete pads and patio sites

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30/50 AMPs service

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Gated park with 24-hour security

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Climate Controlled Bathhouse & Laundry Room

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Splash Pad & Playground

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Fenced Dog Park

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Propane Available

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Pavilion

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Workout Room

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Free Wi-Fi Access

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Cable TV with Major Channel Line Up

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The Townsend Christmas parade Sunday, December 4, 2022, at 2:30 PM. Lineup for participants starts at 1 PM.Image attachmentImage attachment+2Image attachment

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Michelle Tucker Cowart

Our 27th Annual Thanksgiving dinner here at Big Meadow was a hit once again! 🦃🍗

We want to say a big thank you to every one who came together with us, and we look forward to next year’s gathering!Image attachmentImage attachment+5Image attachment

Our 27th Annual Thanksgiving dinner here at Big Meadow was a hit once again! 🦃🍗

We want to say a big thank you to every one who came together with us, and we look forward to next year’s gathering!
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Looks like a great turn out! I saw at least one hungry twin in line.

Our family had a wonderful time again this year. Thank you for making the day special.

A great big THANK YOU to all who participated.

Thank you! We had a great time.

Miss you guys! Happy Thanksgiving!

We had a very nice time & loved all the food! Thank you again for doing this.made reservations for next year to☺️

It was amazing - as usual.

Looks like Greg really enjoyed everything!!

Happy Thanksgiving!!

Hated we missed!

It was our 1st and we love it and will be back campsite 35

Ashley s cornbread dressing got gone quick

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We’re ready to kick off our first weekend of Christmas in the Village! We expect dry and cool weather both tonight and tomorrow, which is ideal for a leisurely walk through the village. You may purchase tickets online, by phone, or on a walk-up basis. Join us for this wonderful, family-friendly holiday experience! #smokies_heritage ... See MoreSee Less

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Hope all of you had a wonderful Thanksgiving Day!

Happy Thanksgiving to you and your family!

Happy Thanksgiving to the whole Johnson family.

A blessed and

Happy Thanksgiving

It was! Great people, wonderful food and perfect weather.

Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving 🦃🍁

You as well!🦃

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Its almost time to roll out the Turkeys and Hams! 🦃

Due to cancellations we have a few sites available for Thanksgiving. The campground provides the Turkey and Ham and we have a huge dinner in our pavilion at 1pm. We ask that you bring one covered dish of your choice. We always have so much good food and companionship. Give us a call to make your reservation 865-448-0625 or online www.bigmeadowcampground.com

It's almost time to roll out the Turkeys and Hams! 🦃

Due to cancellations we have a few sites available for Thanksgiving. The campground provides the Turkey and Ham and we have a huge dinner in our pavilion at 1pm. We ask that you bring one covered dish of your choice. We always have so much good food and companionship. Give us a call to make your reservation 865-448-0625 or online
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Its almost time to roll out the Turkeys and Hams! 🦃

The weather here in Townsend is looking up for his Holiday week! 
Whats your favorite activity to do after Thanksgiving dinner? Leave a comment down below! ⬇️

It's almost time to roll out the Turkeys and Hams! 🦃

The weather here in Townsend is looking up for his Holiday week!
What's your favorite activity to do after Thanksgiving dinner? Leave a comment down below! ⬇️
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Say good bye to relatives! 🤣🤣🤣

🚲 vs 😴 vs 🏈

Its almost that time of year again! We are so excited to be hosting yet another Thanksgiving dinner here at Big Meadow.🦃

Here at Big Meadow, we provide the turkey and ham for all our Thanksgiving guests. This year, the turkey and ham will be smoked here in the park. How exciting! All guests who attend are asked to bring one dish and come hungry. Thanksgiving dinner starts at 1:00!

In addition, there are a few pull through 30/50 AMP sites open for the holiday week! If interested, give us a call here in the office at (865)-448-0625. We cant wait to spend the holiday season with you!

It's almost that time of year again! We are so excited to be hosting yet another Thanksgiving dinner here at Big Meadow.🦃

Here at Big Meadow, we provide the turkey and ham for all our Thanksgiving guests. This year, the turkey and ham will be smoked here in the park. How exciting! All guests who attend are asked to bring one dish and come hungry. Thanksgiving dinner starts at 1:00!

In addition, there are a few pull through 30/50 AMP sites open for the holiday week! If interested, give us a call here in the office at (865)-448-0625. We can't wait to spend the holiday season with you!
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Happy Thanksgiving. Sorry we can't be there. You all are the best.

Mary Alice Hagan come on! They still have a few spots.

Can’t wait. Looking forward to being there.

We will be there Wednesday- first Thanksgiving with y’all

Can't wait for some ham and turkey!

We are excited

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