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Cosby Campground

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Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

Always a memorable visit to Cosby Creek in the GSMNP. Creek bed always has many opportunities for different types of images. Our favorites are the small nooks and crannies in the stream photographed with slow shutter speeds and large depth of field

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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

A great location to get away from city traffic and congestion, this Smokey Mountains National Park campground has campsites for all types of vehicles and tents. Good news is that the sites are big enough to give you some space between neighbors, but close enough...More

3  Thank MNlake
Reviewed 20 September 2017

We have researched all six campgrounds inside Great Smoky Mountain National Park and this is the very best of them all. The campsites are 3 times the size as all the other campgrounds here, it has more bathrooms with dishwashing stations than the others. There...More

5  Thank markgarver
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Campsites are well space in a fully wooded area. Each site has a raised level tent platform filled with raked cinders. The picnic tables are large. Fire rings with grates. No water or showers. Immaculate bathrooms. Hiking trails lead from the campground. A wonderful creek...More

Thank TechyMa
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We arrived about 8pm on July 4, 2017. The entry was not staffed at that hour, but they had left our campsite info and tag on a bulletin board outside, which was convenient. There were several restrooms but no showers that we could find, so...More

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15 January 2017|
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Response from Sue D | Reviewed this property |
There isn't an owner for Cosby Campground, It is part of a national forest. There are campground hosts, but I don't think there are any sites available year round. The host that was there when I camped was kind and... More
3 March 2016|
Response from Deborah W |
There are no showers in any of the campgrounds in the Great Smoky Mountain National Park. There are many campgrounds outside the park you may shower for a fee.
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"Cash only!"
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"Pay for one day at a time so you have the option to change sites or leave early if you need to."
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"Reservations don't seem necessary, there were plenty of campsites available first come first serve."
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"Drive around the campground to see what sites are available then stop at the ranger station."
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