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Big Creek Campground

10 Reviews

About This Campground

Big Creek Campground is located in a remote portion of Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The beautiful flowing waters of Big Creek parallel the campground offering the visitor a pleasant soundscape and peaceful beauty. Recreation Great Smoky Mountains National Park is a hiker's paradise, with…

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Access

  • Drive-In
    Park next to your site
  • Walk-In
    Park in a lot, walk to your site.
  • Hike-In
    Backcountry sites.

Stay Connected

  • WiFi
    Unknown
  • Verizon
    Unknown
  • AT&T
    Unknown
  • T-Mobile
    Unknown

Site Types

  • Tent Sites
  • Standard (Tent/RV)
  • Dispersed
  • Group
  • Equestrian

Features

For Campers

  • Trash
  • Picnic Table
  • Firewood Available
  • Phone Service
  • Reservable
  • Drinking Water
  • Toilets
  • Alcohol
  • Pets
  • Fires

Reviews

10 Reviews of Big Creek Campground

Ratings Breakdown

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SThe Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Jun. 25, 2022

Secluded small campground

Great campground! Very secluded and very small only 12 tent sites. Many sites have direct access to the creek where you can cool off on a hot day. Plenty of trails near campground. Parking was not far from site. Site was large enough to fit the family and the sites were not very close together.…

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Site9
Month of VisitJuly
A
Reviewed Jun. 8, 2021

Wonderful!

We stayed in Big Creek for 3 nights and wish we could have stayed longer. The camp is beautiful and you are surrounded by the magical sounds of rushing water. There are two creeks nearby, one big and one small. We spent one day simply enjoying the campground. There are some trails nearby but most…

  • Big Creek :)
  • the smaller creek next to the site
Site007
Month of VisitJune
Chris M.
Reviewed Sep. 2, 2020

The greenscape was awesome

Even though it rained we gad a great hike. The falls were beautiful, and jumping into Midnight Hole was fun. Even at midnight :)

Location

Big Creek Campground is located in Tennessee

Directions

The campground is sixteen miles east of Newport, TN on I-40. Exit I-40 at exit 451 (Waterville). Follow the road past the Walters Power Generating Stationto the 4-way intersection at Mt Sterling Gap. Follow the signs to Big Creek.

Coordinates

35.75972215 N
83.10416636 W

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