Cherokee, NC

Cherokee - Yogi Bear in the Smokies NC

Cherokee, NC

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About this park

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).

Sites & Rentals
  • 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
Attractions
  • 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
Convenience
  • 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
Operation 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

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.

Discover what’s around this park

Address

317 Galamore Bridge Rd
Cherokee, NC 28719

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.

GPS

Lat: 35.4771 - Lng: -83.3206

Resources

Events at this park

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  • May 28 - Jun 03Wizards & Dragons

  • May 21 - May 27Super Heroes Week/Memorial Day

  • Jun 04 - Jun 10Mermaids & Sailors & Potluck Dinner
  • Jun 11 - Jun 17Talent Show & Father's Day Celebration
  • Jun 18 - Jun 24Wild Animals
  • Jun 25 - Jul 01Celebrate America

  • Jul 02 - Jul 08Fourth of July & The Clayborn Band
  • Jul 16 - Jul 22Chocolate-Chocolate-Chocolate Mania
  • Jul 23 - Jul 29Tropical Isles & Hawaiian Luau
  • Jul 30 - Aug 05Mexican Fiesta & Yogi's Surprise Birthday Party

  • Aug 06 - Aug 12Pirates & Princesses
  • Aug 13 - Aug 19Under the Sea
  • Aug 20 - Aug 26Explore the Great Outdoors
  • Aug 27 - Sep 02Summer Super Splash & Labor Day Celebration

  • Sep 07 - Sep 09Fireside Circle Pow Wow & Grandparents' Day
  • Sep 14 - Sep 16Camper Appreciation Weekend/Potluck Dinner
  • Sep 21 - Sep 23Roast Marshmallows With Yogi and Boo Boo
  • Sep 28 - Sep 30Say "Good Night" to Yogi and Boo Boo for the Winter

  • Oct 05 - Oct 07Beary Scary Halloween Weekends
  • Oct 12 - Oct 14Beary Scary Halloween Weekends
  • Oct 19 - Oct 21Beary Scary Halloween Weekends
  • Oct 26 - Oct 28Beary Scary Halloween Weekends
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