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Roan Mountain State Park

1015 Highway 143, Roan Mountain, TN 37687-3529
+1 800-250-8620
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Gorgeous Scenery and Hiking/Picnicing Opportunities

This is a gorgeous place. Lots of hikes of various lengths and abilities. Many pull outs to take... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jonesborough, Tennessee
Beautiful Spot for RVing

We stayed in space 76 with the river just outside out AirStream bedroom. There is hiking access... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2017
Shelby, North Carolina
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“front porch” (8 reviews)
“tent sites” (5 reviews)
“full bloom” (6 reviews)
1015 Highway 143, Roan Mountain, TN 37687-3529
+1 800-250-8620
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a gorgeous place. Lots of hikes of various lengths and abilities. Many pull outs to take pictures as you drive across the mountain. Many picnic tables & charcoal grills. Flushable restrooms at the visitor center, camping area, the base of Carver's Gap and...More

Thank KatWat39
Reviewed 11 September 2017

We stayed in space 76 with the river just outside out AirStream bedroom. There is hiking access within the campground but we chose the Balds and spent a glorious Saturday... amazing views and 5 miles to hiking. The campground is very clean with the presence...More

Thank tracim67
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Spent 4 days and 3 nights in a cabin. They are amazing little cabins with a wood burning stove and all the necessities. No TV but that was great and having a front porch with Rocking Chairs made me super happy.

2  Thank Smithers_TN
Reviewed 26 August 2017

We loved the laid back area. Be sure to drive up to the settlement and the mountaintop to see the site of the old hotel and blooming plants.

2  Thank stevetraylor
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Go to the top of Roan Mtn, Carvers Gap. Follow the road up to Cloudland parking lot. You may start the hike here or go further up the road, it's a gravel top,road, to the .7 mile mark. We did the entire hike from Cloudland...More

1  Thank Nicole L
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Had a great bday trip to Roan. We stayed in site 50 and loved it. The overflow area is nicer for privacy. Bigger lots also.

Thank bbblueeyes77
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Roan Mountain State Park is such a great place for our family. We love the scenery, swimming, hiking, Doe River and especially the campground. Recently we stayed at the campground for the first time and soon found out why everyone raves about it. The sites...More

1  Thank Doug C
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

We rented a cabin while going on the blue ridge. It's comfortable with 3 beds, a table and chairs as well as living room. Each cabin has a full bath and kitchen and a porch with rocking chairs. Outside there is a grill then between...More

Thank Sara_sakflva
Reviewed 12 August 2017

We enjoyed our drive through the beautiful park, and were particularly enthralled with the hike up to the balds at Carver's Gap. Not to be missed! We were also very appreciative of the kindness and competence of the Park Rangers, who assisted us when my...More

1  Thank Nini807
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Have camped here three times, the last being a weekend family trip. Consistently the easiest process to book online and check-in ever. Facilities clean, staff super friendly, activities great. Heated pool, hiking, playgrounds, and the river are great for the kids. Staff members Chloe and...More

2  Thank AVL-NC1
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3 September 2017|
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Response from Judy C | Reviewed this property |
We just left the campground 9/1 and only saw the start of some color. Everything is still green. Reading the other 4 answers will give your best answer. Things change quickly up on Roan, so checking in with the local... More
15 June 2017|
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Response from daffodilsunday | Reviewed this property |
The mountains are prettier in the mist and rain. I prefer them in this weather than in the fall with all the garish colors or in the sun, when the air is dead without the sound of water falling on those giant Rhoddie leaves.
23 May 2017|
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Response from larry h | Reviewed this property |
Check in time is 4:00 check out is 12:00 now when I was there I was able to check in around noon as the site I had reserved was empty. The staff is very friendly and accomimmidating. Hope this helps