Large family RV parked at spot at Big Meadow Campground

Enjoy the Great Smoky Mountains and relax at the beautiful Big Meadow Family Campground!

Breathe in the fresh mountain air! Situated near the entrance to The Great Smoky Mountains National Park, in Townsend, Tennessee, Big Meadow Family Campground offers idyllic views of the mountain ranges and close access to the Little River.

With only one traffic light, the town of Townsend remains a quiet, laid back getaway. But, rest assured there are many attractions nearby! The campground is 2 miles from The Great Smoky Mountains National Park (9 miles to Cades Cove), 15 miles to Pigeon Forge, 19 miles to Gatlinburg, and 28 miles to the Tail of the Dragon.

Big Meadow Family Campground offers concrete pads and patios with full hook-ups (30 and 50 amp), cable TV, and free WiFi.  In the park, you will find a dog park, splash pad, gazebo with a fire ring, pavilion, laundry facilities, propane, RV supplies, and playground.  Trout fishing, river rafting, golfing, biking and hiking trails are footsteps away.  We can accommodate groups and clubs.

Festivals and Events

Man standing at edge of river bank fishing

Photo: Big Meadow Family Campground

Make your reservations today for the many area events such as the annual Townsend Spring and Fall Festivals and Old Timers Days.  Be a part of the many celebrations of our mountain and Appalachian arts and crafts. You will find demonstrations, bluegrass and mountain music, an antique tractor and engine show, storytelling, children’s activities, crafts by local artisans, basketry, spinning, weaving, sorghum molasses, apple butter making, lye soap, beekeeping, and blacksmithing.  Other great events include the Smoky Mountain Hot Air Balloon Festival, car shows, rod runs, and much more!

Visit us at Good Sam for additional event information and Like and follow us on Facebook for special deals and campground events.  Ask us about our RV storage.  The 2019 and 2020 reservation books are open and ready for booking.  Call us at 865.448.0625 to book your reservation today.

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