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Roan Mountain State Park

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Quiet getaway

We rented a 3 bedroom cabin for 3 adults and 2 kids. Everything we needed was available to do some... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Haxeleye
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Belmont, North Carolina
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Getawat

The cabins were nice and clean. Loved the wood stove. Will visit again. The lady at the office was... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Russell S
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About
Roan Mountain State Park is home to over 2000 acres of preserved forest. This park is rich in biodiversity and is home to the crystal clear doe river. Some popular activities are trout fishing, mountain biking, and hiking. There are also numerous...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Contact
1015 Highway 143, Roan Mountain, TN 37687-3529
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+1 423-547-3900
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed June 19, 2014

I just read a previous review that called Roan Mountain State Park "such a disappointment." I can understand this review. If you don't know where to look for the vistas, rhododendruns, azaleas, butterflies and so many other wonders, you could easily walk for hours and...More

8  Thank Anthony-Susan
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed May 10, 2013

This is a great place to bring the family. It is especially good for small children. It is peaceful, quiet and there is always something to do. The operations don't seem to live up to the beauty of the park, though. Some of the park...More

4  Thank HiddenGem18
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We rented a 3 bedroom cabin for 3 adults and 2 kids. Everything we needed was available to do some basic cooking inside and we cooked hotdogs and s’mores over the grill in the front yard. The rocking chairs were perfect to sit in and...More

Thank Haxeleye
Tennessee S, Owner at Roan Mountain State Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for sharing many of the great features of our park. We appreciate your review and look forward to your next visit!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The cabins were nice and clean. Loved the wood stove. Will visit again. The lady at the office was very helpful. Internet was down but we there for the piece and quiet so it worked out.

Thank Russell S
Tennessee S, Owner at Roan Mountain State Park, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for all the nice pictures of our cabins and for the great review. It was a pleasure serving you as a customer. Please visit us again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Awesome hike up to the balds and grassy ridge- just lucky to hit the perfect day- not too hot, with great clear weather and visibilty. Gotta be in shape though!

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Tennessee S, Owner at Roan Mountain State Park, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are glad you enjoyed your time on the Appalachian Trail. It truly is beautiful! Thanks for the review!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's October and the kids were out on break and the Old Man mystery tour led our family to this gem. The campground was a wonderful stay. The staff were super friendly and the grounds were well maintained. Lots of hiking trails are available and...More

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Tennessee S, Owner at Roan Mountain State Park, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, thanks for the positive feedback! We're always happy to hear good things from our customers and we are so glad that you enjoyed your stay in our campground. Please visit again soon.

Reviewed October 15, 2018

Spend as little or as much time as you want in this park. One can sight see, camp, hike, fish, and bike. This is a place we have visited more than once.

Thank Barbara S
Reviewed October 15, 2018

This was a great hike with the family and dog. Everyone had a wonderful time. The day we hiked it was a little overcast, but made for a great time as the kids enjoyed being in the clouds in the valleys and above them on...More

Thank dogwonthunt
Tennessee S, Owner at Roan Mountain State Park, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are glad you enjoyed your time on the trails. Thanks for the review!

Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

Arrived on Tue. Perfect day. Not a soul in sight. We had the hike and park to ourself. Then off to the Gardens. Alone there too. Enjoyed hours of peace & quiet. Tranquility!What a beautiful park. We now are planning trip for JUNE. It will...More

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Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I went the beginning of August and there were butterflies everywhere! We explored the Miller Homestead, the overlook and the old cemetery. We'll definitely be back to hike the trail!

Thank Mindy M
Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

Popup camping in Roan Mountain is awesome, for East TN, Roan Mtn., is 10 to 15 degrees cooler than anywhere else and means alot camping wher yoh are in the mtns., and can open up the camper and let God's nature in. It is not...More

Thank tjljohn
Reviewed August 22, 2018

If you are looking for a hidden gem of a state park to visit, camp in or stay in a nice cabin, then check out the Roan Mountain State Park in the NE portion of Tennessee, very near the North Carolina border. We stayed in...More

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napiert63
September 18, 2018|
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Response from Tennessee S | Property representative |
Hello! Thanks for asking your question. We also appreciate tjljohn suggesting our website. That was absolutely right. In addition to cabins, we do have a conference center on site that might meet your needs. We encourage... More
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suhlin
June 3, 2018|
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Response from dawntester3296 | Reviewed this property |
Rhododendron Festival is June 16-17 that’s usually the peak season in that area.
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