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Great smoky mountains

Plainfield, Illinois
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Great smoky mountains

What are the best things to do and see in the smoky mountains with young children?

Tennessee
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for Chattanooga, Blowing Rock, North Carolina Mountains
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1. Re: Great smoky mountains

Any idea where you are staying? The Smokies and Blue Ridge Mountains is a large area.

Plainfield, Illinois
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2. Re: Great smoky mountains

Elk mount campground and other campgrounds in Bryson city and Maggie valley

Tennessee
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for Chattanooga, Blowing Rock, North Carolina Mountains
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3. Re: Great smoky mountains

visitnc.com

Hillbillycampground.com

Pridervresort.com

stonebridgervresort.com

buckcreekcampground.com

jellystonemarion.com

mountainstreamrvpark.com

I hope this will give you some leads. I found them in the Official North Carolina Guide.

Waynesville,NC
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4. Re: Great smoky mountains

If they aren't too young, take a day and go to Dollywood. Seriously, everyone should do it once. Also, some rafting companies do easy trips (and tubing) for younger folks-Nantahala River isn't too terribly far from Bryson City. Cherokee has some tubing as well as the Mountain Farm Museum. If your kids are into wildlife watching, Cataloochee Valley and the elk herd are near Maggie Valley.

Fenton, Missouri
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5. Re: Great smoky mountains

I'm wondering the same thing, but staying closer to Pigeon Forge. What did you end up doing, and what do you recommend?

Natchitoches...
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6. Re: Great smoky mountains

Kristine, If you're staying near Pigeon Forge, you may have better luck on the Tennessee Great Smoky Mountains National Park forum. It's quite active, as are the Pigeon Forge and Gatlinburg forums.

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