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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our first time camping at this site. Very glad we decided here. Our campsite was right next to the creek and was awesome to fall asleep to the sounds. The only take back would be no showers but my wife and I didn’t...More

Thank Doug J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were able to get a site on the river and it was great. There are plenty of photo opportunities. The kids played in the river. We slept in our hammocks not far from the waters edge. The bathrooms are clean and they have what...More

1  Thank titanman24
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It’s the best! Cool no matter how hot everywhere else. Safe. With other campers totally enjoying theirselves in this beautiful place. Only negative was no lights at night in women’s restroom. July 4th weekend was great. But wish I had known about fireworks in town...More

Thank dorisad1953
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

H1 backs to the river and the flow of the water makes for a very serene and peaceful stay. Also easy access to bath house. No showers. Easy drive to many popular hike locations. Also easy drive into gatlinburg. Great location and nice atmosphere.

2  Thank OmahaNETraveller
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family just spent 5 nights here on the K loop. The sounds of the Little River was great to drown out ambient noise, and helped us sleep soundly at night. While the temperatures down in Gatlinburg were in the 90's, the temperatures here were...More

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Tania S
13 June 2018|
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Response from E R | Reviewed this property |
Firefly season peak likely ending although i’m sure still some there. They were out when we were there. Go to oldtown part of ekmont campground to see them best.
Missi S
19 May 2018|
Response from Kristen M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are group sites available, 15-30 people depending on which group site, tents only.
Steve R
12 May 2018|
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Response from Matt C | Reviewed this property |
I've been staying in Elkmont several times a year since I was around 5 and I always see people in the summer tubing down the Little River. You're allowed to tube down the river, but the parking space is very limited in... More
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"Worth the trip, get there early."
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"Not sure why this campground is listed under hotels!"
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"Riverside sites go quickly, so reserve them early if you want them."
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"Book well in advance for the best sites (esp in the fall season)"
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