Big Meadow Family Campground is always improving. We take great pride in offering a camping experience that is safe, clean, fun and family friendly. For many that would be enough. Not for us. We know you have a choice when it comes to camping and we want to be an industry leader. We’ve made physical improvements, added new amenities, improved our work processes and trained employees to take care of our guests.

The Johnson Family accepting their ARVC Campground of the Year Award

Even with all that, we still need to do more. We are members of many organizations, like the Chamber of Commerce and the State and National Campground Associations. We know the importance of sharing our knowledge with others and learn new ideas from fellow industry professionals.

We are so grateful that you chose Big Meadow Family Campground. We will never knowingly let you down. Thank you for your business!

Big Meadow Family Campground Recognized as One of the Top Rated Big Rig RV Campgrounds in North America by Trailer Life Directory

Our Trailer Life Rating is 9.5/10*/10

Townsend’s Big Meadow Family Campground was rated as one of the nation’s top RV Campgrounds by the Good Sam RV Travel Guide & Campground Directory- formerly, Trailer Life Directory. This year, of more than 16,000 parks in the United States and Canada, Big Meadow ranked in the Top 300 again!

Click here to read an article about our campground in the December 2013 edition of Woodall’s Campground Management magazine.

Big Meadow Family Campground’s customers via
TripAdvisor, Top Rated Park for 2016 – 2017

Awarded by the Governor of Tennessee, 2014, a plaque acknowledgement by Governor of Tennessee as an “Exemplary Family business that is a credit to the State of Tennessee”.

National Association of RV Parks and Campgrounds
2013 National Small Park of the Year

National Association of RV Parks and Campgrounds
Top Rated 300 Parks in U.S. and Canada each year starting 2009 thru 2017

Good Sam RV Trailer Guide, Big Meadow Family Campground

The only park in Townsend, TN listed as
“Big Rigs Best Bets”


We are proud to support and sponsor

Kiwanis International, Awarded an “Appreciation Plaque” for Big Meadow Family Campground’s continuing support to the Foothills Kiwanis

Heritage Museum
Appalachian Bear Rescue.

Community Festivals in Townsend such as: