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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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1. Re: Great smoky mountains

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

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2. Re: Great smoky mountains

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

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Bryson City
Bryson City
North Carolina Mountains, NC
Maggie Valley
Maggie Valley
North Carolina Mountains, NC
Tennessee
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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.

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North Carolina
North Carolina
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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.

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Dollywood
Dollywood
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Pigeon Forge, TN
Mountain Farm Museum
Mountain Farm Museum
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Cherokee, NC
Cataloochee Valley
Cataloochee Valley
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Great Smoky Mountains National Park, NC
Bryson City
Bryson City
North Carolina Mountains, NC
Cherokee
Cherokee
North Carolina Mountains, NC
Maggie Valley
Maggie Valley
North Carolina Mountains, NC
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?

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Pigeon Forge
Pigeon Forge
Sevier County, TN
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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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Pigeon Forge
Pigeon Forge
Sevier County, TN
Tennessee
Tennessee
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Gatlinburg
Gatlinburg
Sevier County, TN
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