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Big Meadow Family Campground

Traveler (11)
Room & Suite (3)
Pool & Beach (2)
Certificate of Excellence


Certificate of Excellence
We are a family-owned campground located on the quiet side of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park in Townsend, TN. Trout fishing, biking and waking trails are footsteps away! Golfing, horseback riding, and tubing are close by.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Self-Serve Laundry
4Room tips
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This was our first camping trip in our new camper. It was an enjoyable time and we learned a lot. Enjoyed the other campers and it was a very relaxing time. The camping spots were adequate. It had trees on each lot. It would have been nice if each camp site had had a fire
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This is our campground of choice for a month in the Spring and a month in the Fall. Barbara and Malcolm and Greg, the owners, go above and beyond to make your stay with them the best it can be. We knew this already but have experienced it multiple times this stay. Example- our
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Each year we head to the Smoky Mountains in the fall and each year we visit Big Meadows Campground. We always enjoy our visit and the staff is friendly and helpful and the restrooms and showers are clean and well maintained
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I would not recommend the campground. We were promised a secluded area and fall colors. We were not greeted with a 9.5/10 welcome. Thank god we visited the site for one night prior to our stay. After explaining we have five dogs and need less traffic, they placed us at the
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My wife and I stayed here with our dog and this place is worth the money. I am fairly certain they clean the bathrooms/showers at LEAST twice a day and there is a great dog park. I highly suggest site 15 if you don't want to be on the road but site 33(where we stayed) had a
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Sunrise over Big Meadow
Sparkling Clean Restrooms
View from campground. Heavy rain night before
what are typical sizes of the sites on the river?
The sites on the river are not actually right on the river. There is a road between the sites and the river, so they are more accurately close to the river. These sites will hold an RV up to about 35 feet and they are about 25 feet wide, also 30 amp.
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"Site 15 is ideal"
"quite recommend concrete sites"
"The best sites are along the river, however, they have only 30 amp connections"
"We like the paved super sites."
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