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Greenbrier Picnic Area

3635 Taliluna Ave., Great Smoky Mountains National Park, TN 37783
+1 865-436-1200
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A FAVORITE STOP....

I don’t know where to begin because Greenbriar Picnic Area is awesome. There is so much to do. It... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dixie D
via mobile
Very relaxing.

Greenbrier is a place that most visitors don’t know about. You can wade through the river with... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sheri L
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Violet, Louisiana, United States
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“park entrance” (4 reviews)
“river access” (2 reviews)
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3635 Taliluna Ave., Great Smoky Mountains National Park, TN 37783
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+1 865-436-1200

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I don’t know where to begin because Greenbriar Picnic Area is awesome. There is so much to do. It is a hidden gem in the Gatlinburg area. A little bit off the beaten path but just up the road from downtown Gatlinburg. The river runs...More

1  Thank Dixie D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Greenbrier is a place that most visitors don’t know about. You can wade through the river with water just to your knees or less. Its a soothing place to just spend family time. Vry relaxing and the whole family loves it.

1  Thank Sheri L
Reviewed July 30, 2017 via mobile

There is no place like Greenbrier. It's so very beautiful. There are not regular bathrooms. Composting type toilets. And yes they are kind of gross. But the peace and beauty is worth the sacrifice of modern facilities.

1  Thank Lesa C
Reviewed July 23, 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed the river and relaxing on the water. Great place for the kids. Almost any turn off is a good spot

1  Thank MonsterTraveler53
Reviewed July 21, 2017

This was an awesome place to have a picnic and hang out by the water. The kids loved playing in the creek. I am so glad we found it. I highly recommend it.

1  Thank Mary B
Reviewed July 15, 2017 via mobile

We had a great time parking along the park's entrance (there is a small paved lot) and spent a few hours wading in the water and exploring the river. We initially drove all the way to the picnic area (the path is pretty rough and...More

2  Thank Tim V
Reviewed May 22, 2017

Even if the park is busy, Greenbrier is usually very quiet. Good place for a picnic, or to get near the river.

2  Thank Anita K
Reviewed April 26, 2017

This is a great area to relax and just get away from some of the crowds. It's a lovely scenic drive along the river with pullouts and plenty of areas to wade or play on the rocks. A great area for a few hours or...More

1  Thank Sharon K
Reviewed April 23, 2017

This is one of the local favorites with great places to get in the water and float with a tube. Many deeper pools for swimming as well. Take lunch and stay all day. Not too far from area eating places as well.

1  Thank Rebecca R
Reviewed April 6, 2017

We rented an ATV and drove up to this location, it is a hidden gem outside of gatlinberg with beautiful flowing streams and a nice picnic area. There are trails to hike there but we didn't have time. It is an easy but narrow drive...More

1  Thank jeff197025
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