Cherokee - Yogi Bear in the Smokies NC

Located deep in the Great Smoky Mountains, this North Carolina campground features deluxe cabin rentals, tent sites and RV camping. Plus, many sites have a river view. Hiking, Fishing, Swimming, Tubing. Activities around the park include Mingo Falls, Museum of the Cherokee Indian, Oconaluftee Indian Village, "Unto These Hills" Outdoor Drama, Harrah's Cherokee Casino, Sequoyah National Golf Club, Blue Ridge Parkway, Great Smoky Mountain National Park (only 6 miles away!), Gatlinburg/Pigeon Forge (35 miles).

  • Cherokee - Yogi Bear in the Smokies NC
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Park Attractions

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Sites & Rentals

  • Basketball Court
  • Bike Rental
  • Crafts
  • Fishing - - stocked trout fishing
  • GaGa Ball
  • Gameroom
  • Heated Pool - (in season)
  • Horseshoes
  • Pavilion
  • Pedal Carts
  • River Tubing
  • activity director (in season)
  • movies
  • 138 RV and tent sites
  • 38 cabins
  • 39 on river
  • 3 primitive
  • mostly wooded
  • new full service 50 amp sites
  • 176 Sites
  • 51 W/S sites
  • 81 Full Hook Up W/E/S Sites
  • Max RV Length: 45 ft.
  • 3 Deluxe sites: 50amp large sites with upstanding grill and fire ring

Location & Info

317 Galamore Bridge Rd
Cherokee, NC 28719

http://www.JellystoneCherokee.com

Email: camp@jellystonecherokee.com

GPS: Lat: 35.4771 - Lng: -83.3206

Phone & Maps

8284979151

Google Map Directions

Written Directions

Located 6 miles from East entrance to Smoky Mountain National Park. From Jct. US 19 & US 441, go 2 miles North on 441, then 6 1/2 miles North on Big Cove Rd. Do not use GPS.

Operating Dates

Mar 24 to Nov 1

Holiday Rates for Memorial Day, 4th of July, & Labor Day

Office Hours

In Season: 8:30am-8pm Daily
Off Season: 10am-4pm Daily

Events & Additional Info

Events

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  • Mar 24 - Mar 26Wake the Bears & Fishing Tournament
  • Mar 31 - Apr 02Boo Boo's Birthday Party

  • Apr 07 - Apr 09Easter Celebration
  • Apr 07 - Apr 09Mardi Gras in the Mountains
  • Apr 21 - Apr 23Celebrate Mother Nature (Earth Day April 22)
  • Apr 28 - Apr 30Time Travelers

  • May 05 - May 07Carnival Time
  • May 12 - May 14Fireside Circle and Mother's Day Celebration
  • May 19 - May 21Wild West Weekend
  • May 22 - May 28Super Heroes Week & Memorial Day Celebration
  • May 29 - Jun 04Wizards & Dragons

  • Jun 05 - Jun 11Southwest Fiesta and Potluck Dinner
  • Jun 12 - Jun 18Talent Show and Father's Day Celebration
  • Jun 19 - Jun 25Explore the Great Outdoors
  • Jun 26 - Jul 02Celebrate America ~ 4th Of July Activities

  • Jul 03 - Jul 09Rock 'n Roll Week and the Clayborn Band (Saturday)
  • Jul 10 - Jul 16Wet 'n Wild Week, The 60s & The Clayborn Band (Saturday)
  • Jul 17 - Jul 23Chocolate, Chocolate, Chocolate Mania!
  • Jul 24 - Jul 30Tropical Isles and Hawaiian Luau
  • Jul 31 - Aug 06Wacky Week and Yogi Bear's Surprise Birthday Party

  • Aug 07 - Aug 13Pirates and Princesses
  • Aug 14 - Aug 20Mountain Magic and Potluck Dinner
  • Aug 21 - Aug 27Outdoor Savvy
  • Aug 28 - Sep 03Summer Super Splash and Labor Day Celebration

  • Sep 08 - Sep 10Grandparents Day and Fireside Circle
  • Sep 15 - Sep 17Camper Appreciation Weekend and Potluck Dinner
  • Sep 22 - Sep 24Roast Marshmallows with Yogi Bear & Boo Boo
  • Sep 29 - Oct 01Say "Good Night" to Yogi & Boo Boo for the Winter

  • Oct 06 - Oct 08Halloween Weekend
  • Oct 13 - Oct 15Halloween Weekend
  • Oct 20 - Oct 22Halloween Weekend
  • Oct 27 - Oct 29Halloween Weekend

Conveniences

  • A/C and heat in all cabins
  • fire rings
  • fishing tackle & permits
  • ice
  • LP gas
  • General Store
  • Firewood
  • 48 channels Direct TV Satelite

Awards

  • Excellence Award
  • Pinnacle Club
  • Outstanding Customer Service Award
  • Recreation Award
  • Landscaping Award
  • Good Sam Club 9.9/10.0*/9.0
  • Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence

Park Rates & S'more Deals

Park Rates

  • Rates for 4 people, 1 vehicle
  • $39-47 W/E
  • $50-58 W/E/S 30 amp
  • $56-64 W/E/S 50 amp
  • $67 Deluxe site (50 amp, large sites with grill)
  • $33 primitive
  • $5 extra person
  • $5 extra tent
  • $7 per day extra vehicle
  • AC/EH no charge
  • Sleeper cabins to full service cabins available $79-$199 per night, 2 night minimum on weekends, 3 night minimum on holiday weekends
  • No pets or smoking in cabins (except in pet-friendly cabins
  • Weekly and group rates available
  • Visa, Mastercard and Cash Only
  • Visit our website for rate details.

Discounts: 10% Discounts: AAA, AARP, Good Sam and Active/Retired Military

Age Restrictions: Must be 21 to make a cabin reservation, 18 to make a campsite reservation.

Pet Policy: 2 pet maximum per site. Must be on a leash. No dobermans, pit bulls or other aggressive breeds. We have 9 pet friendly cabins. (2 pets max) We have 29 pet-free cabins.

S'more Deals

  • Cabins & Campsites Half Off

    Mar 24 - May 14, 2017

    All cabins and campsites are 50% off. Minimum 2 night stay.