Round Mountain Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed

This campground is located near the top of Round Mountain in Cocke County. Situated at 3,100 feet, it is one of the highest-elevation campgrounds in Cherokee National Forest. The altitude, dense vegetation of rhododendrons and hardwoods, and a small mountain stream create natural air conditioning during the hot summer months.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Round Mountain is closed for the season.  It will reopen mid-May, 2015. 
Fees Camping is $7 per night.
Open Season: May, 2014 - early November, 2014
Restrictions: Sites are limited to a single family or not more than 5 people and 2 vehicles. No alcoholic beverages are allowed in the area.
Closest Towns: Del Rio, TN
Restroom: Vault Toilet

General Information

Directions: From Greeneville, take TN 70 south about ten miles. Turn right onto TN 107 for about 13 miles. Turn right onto US 25/70, travel three miles and turn left onto TN 107. Follow signs with camping symbols to Round Mountain Campground. From Newport, travel south on TN 25/70 for 11 miles. Turn right onto TN 107. Follow camping symbols to campground.

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Campground Camping

Round Mountain is ideal for tent campers and RV's.
Reservation InfoSites are first come, first serve and nonreservable.
Fire InformationThere is a grill/fire ring at each campsite.
No. of Sites14 sites, including 2 walk-in sites.
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