Spend A Weekend In The Smoky Mountains At This Creekside Campground In North Carolina
If you love roughing it just a little when you camp, then start making plans to head to the Smokies for a weekend trip to remember. The Big Creek Area is considered one of the most sought-after spots to explore in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park – and this campground is deep in the heart of Big Creek country.
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Big Creek Campground is open seasonally from March through October 27, 2019. The current rate is $17.50 per night and there’s a limit of six persons per campsite. Learn more and make a reservation at this link on Recreation.gov.
Address: Big Creek Entrance Road, Newport, NC, 37821 (note: some GPS systems may have it listed as Newport, TN)
Robin Jarvis is a travel writer and editor for OnlyInYourState.com with a bachelor's degree in Journalism. Her love for travel has taken her to many parts of the world. She's lived in the Carolinas for nearly three decades and currently resides in Charleston. When she's not working, she loves to cook with friends and check out new adventures. General questions and FAM tours: [email protected]
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