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
  • Bocce Ball
  • Crafts
  • Fishing - - stocked trout fishing
  • 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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  • Oct 17 - Oct 19Halloween Weekend

  • Mar 25 - Mar 27Wake the Bears/Fishing Tournament/Celebrate Easter

  • Apr 01 - Apr 03Mardi Gras in the Mountains
  • Apr 08 - Apr 10Carnival Time
  • Apr 15 - Apr 17Boo Boo's Birthday Party
  • Apr 22 - Apr 24Celebrate Mother Nature
  • Apr 29 - May 01Time Travelers

  • May 06 - May 08Mother's Day Celebration
  • May 13 - May 15Fireside Circle and Native American Heritage
  • May 20 - May 22Wild West Weekend
  • May 23 - May 29Super Heroes Week and Memorial Day Celebration
  • May 30 - Jun 05Witches, Wizard & Dragons

  • Jun 06 - Jun 12Southwest Fiesta and Potluck Dinner
  • Jun 13 - Jun 19Talent Show and Father's Day Celebration
  • Jun 20 - Jun 26Explore the Great Outdoors
  • Jun 26 - Jul 034th Of July Festivities

  • Jul 04 - Jul 10Rock 'n Roll Week and the Clayborn Band (Saturday)
  • Jul 11 - Jul 17Wet 'n Wilds! All Week Long and the Clayborn Band (Saturday)
  • Jul 18 - Jul 24Pirates and Princesses
  • Jul 25 - Jul 31Tropical Isles and Hawaiian Luau

  • Aug 01 - Aug 07Chocolate, Chocolate, Chocolate Mania!
  • Aug 08 - Aug 14Wacky Week and Yogi Bear's Surprise Birthday Party
  • Aug 15 - Aug 21Mountain Magic and Potluck Dinner
  • Aug 22 - Aug 28Outdoor Savvy
  • Aug 29 - Sep 04End of Summer Super Splash and Labor Day Celebration

  • Sep 09 - Sep 11Grandparents Day and Fireside Circle
  • Sep 16 - Sep 18Camper Appreciation Weekend and Potluck Dinner
  • Sep 23 - Sep 25Roast Marshmallows with Yogi Bear & Boo Boo
  • Sep 30 - Oct 02Bears Go To Bed

  • Oct 07 - Oct 09Halloween Weekend
  • Oct 14 - Oct 16Halloween Weekend
  • Oct 21 - Oct 23Halloween Weekend
  • Oct 28 - Oct 30Halloween 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.