Cherokee - Yogi Bear in the Smokies NC

317 Galamore Bridge Rd Cherokee, NC 28719 US

Ways to Stay

tent site
rv site
pet friendly

About This Park

Operation Dates: Mar 15 to Nov 01
Office Hours: In Season: Sun-Thurs - 8:00am-6pm; Fri & Sat 8:00am - 8:00pm; Off Season: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm Daily

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 Indians, 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 (45 miles).


Rates for 6 people, 1 vehicle
$45-68 W/E
$55-73 W/E/S 30 amp
$62-79 W/E/S 50 amp
$72-81 Deluxe site (50 amp, large sites with grill)
$33-38 primitive
$5 extra person
$5 extra tent
$7 per day extra vehicle
AC/EH no charge
Sleeper cabins to full service cabins available $79-$224 per night, 2 night minimum on weekends, 3 night minimum on holiday weekends
No smoking in cabins; pets only in specified pet-friendly cabins
Weekly and group rates available
Visa, Mastercard and Cash Only
Visit our website for rate details.


Excellence Award; Pinnacle Club; Outstanding Customer Service Award; Recreation Award; Landscaping Award; Comfort Station Award; Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence

Pet Policy

$25 per pet fee in pet friendly cabins, 2 pet maximum per cabin/site. No pets in tent camping. Must be on a leash. Cannot be unattended outside or in cabin. No dobermans, pit bulls or other aggressive breeds. We have 9 pet friendly cabins. (2 pets max) We have 29 pet-free cabins.


10% Discounts: AAA, AARP, Good Sam and Military. Passport America, Monday-Thursday (call for additional details)

Age Restrictions

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

Park Amenities

Water Fun

  • Fishing
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • River


  • Pedal Carts
  • Wagon Rides

Outdoor Game

  • Basketball Court
  • Gaga Ball
  • Horseshoes
  • Playground
  • Volleyball Court

Modern Convenience

  • General Store
  • Outdoor Theater
  • Pavilion
  • Wi-Fi


  • Game room/Arcade
  • Hiking/Walking Trails


317 Galamore Bridge Rd Cherokee, NC 28719 US

Events at this park

June 2024

  • Jun 07 - Jun 09 Under the Sea & Mermaids
  • Jun 14 - Jun 16 Super Hero's & Sidekicks- Father's Day
  • Jun 21 - Jun 23 Pirates & Princesses
  • Jun 28 - Jun 30 Outdoor Art

Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park Camp-Resorts have everything you and your family need to make long-lasting memories. From pools, water slides, and splashgrounds to jumping pillows, wagon rides, and foam parties to theme events, s’mores, and of course, visits with Yogi Bear™ and his friends, family fun is always the main attraction at our family campgrounds! With more than 75 locations across the United States and Canada, we make it easy to enjoy a quality camping experience that’s close to home.

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