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    Balsam Mountain Campground

    107 Park Headquarters Road, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, TN 37738-4102
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    • Average2%
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    “tent camping” (7 reviews)
    “cool temps” (3 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 46 reviews

    Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

    This is a small campsite just within the National Park ( although you need to leave the main Park and rejoin from the Blue Ridge Parkway to get to it). Lovely pitches, plenty of space between pitches, lovely sunset views and hearing the elk rutting...More

    Thank Paul A
    Reviewed 8 September 2017

    Each year I stay at Balsam Mountain for a few nights and as always the beauty and cooler temps do not disappoint. However, the campground had quite a crowd being that it was a holiday weekend. We stayed Sunday and Monday nights and really enjoyed...More

    Thank Melissa Z
    Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

    What a nice peaceful place. In the high 40's the third week of August in the AM. It was a high of 66 that day! Campground host were the nicest folks ever and really made the trip perfect. Place was fairly packed at night but...More

    2  Thank ArtFern
    Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

    I loved the remote location & the cool air due to being over 5,000 ft. However, as the other reviewers mentioned, the campground is small. The camp sites are right next to one another and the camp road. If you want privacy, this is not...More

    Thank txbenton4
    Reviewed 24 July 2017

    We went camping during the recent heat wave (mid-late July) and it was such a relief to be up in the mountains. We had left 90+ degree weather, and it was 68 when we got up there in the afternoon. The campground was maybe half-full....More

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    • Great Smoky Mountains National Park
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    Randel J
    14 July 2017|
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    Response from amypizzutibrown | Reviewed this property |
    I would bring baby wipes to use at night before bedtime or in morning and then once or twice we boiled a bucket of hot water and did a sponge bath. I would wash my hair in bathroom over sink. It was cold. It totally doable
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    10 August 2015|
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    Response from Sky1725 |
    No showers in the park. You can go outside of the park and rent showers.
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    "Bring firewood before you come or plan accordingly. They do not have any available for sale as in the distant..."
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