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Cosby Campground

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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a wonderful, wild, green and well-treed campsite. We were close to a bathroom and loved our experience. It is removed a bit from most parts of the park and there's a lot of driving involved going back in forth but I say it's...More

Thank JosephMcGhee
Reviewed 1 week ago

Each site has flat tent pads a fire ring and picnic tables. Where we camped a tree had fallen and the park service had cut it up into usable lengths of firewood which was nice. Restrooms could have been cleaner. It was a bit surprising...More

Thank Rick B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice getaway. Cabin in Cosby. Cabin called ‘ Home sweet Home’. 2 BR, 2BA. Very small but very nice. Pet friendly with extra fees. Ice cabin. Needs landscaping. Loved it. Stayed 2 nights. Have AC unit. Rustic. Loved the area. Will be back.

Thank Carmen C
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

Thank Jeff R
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

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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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