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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This campground has more sites with awesome views than any campground East of the Mississippi! Share your space with the elk and feel a sense of community at the Thursday night camper potluck dinner. Our sunset was spectacular and the campground personnel were just as wonderful.

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Morganton, North Carolina
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Read every review back to 2012 on here before our first camping experience here a couple weekends ago. Campground clean, exceptional views from MOST sites with lots of privacy at MOST sites. Bathrooms (a fear factor in every female) were clean. They are simple, flushing toilets, no light fixtures, but clean and insect free. Campfire wood was pricey and not... More 

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Thank AmyTallent
Oxford, Florida
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4 reviews
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Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

We absolutely LOVE coming to this campground. We get a tent site that doesn't have a spectacular view but is nicely tucked away and private. Decent bathrooms and sinks are available within short walking distance, showers are longer walk from the site we chose but still not a bad walk. Beautiful location and always cool at night. Husband says the... More 

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Thank LizardMogg
Blountville, Tennessee
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4 reviews
Reviewed 15 July 2016

If you are looking for an RV Resort this is not the place for you! But if you are looking for primitive camping with beautiful mountain views, cool air and a wonderful time enjoying nature then you will love it. Our campsite was spacious, had an amazing view of the smoky mountains and the temperature was at least 20 degrees... More 

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Thank Bertie H
Atlanta, Georgia
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2016

We stayed in a cabin on property. We were told the cabins are primitive which was fine with me but, at night the rats came out of the walls and walked in the ceiling all night. I thought they were squirrels until the second night they were on our beds when we came in for the night.The second night we... More 

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Thank grd148
Atlanta, Georgia
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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Camp here several times a year and this trip was great! The views from the camp sites are beyond compare, each trip i have stayed on a different site and have enjoyed all of them. Its so relaxing when the clouds roll into your site. The staff is so friendly and helpful overall great place.

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1 Thank db64_13
Morrisville, North Carolina
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

My kids and I camped here this past weekend and had a great time! The campsites are very nice and most have beautiful views! We saw elk at our campsite the first night, which was awesome! Although the bathrooms were made out of plywood and don't have electricity, they were very clean ( one of the first things my kids... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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108 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

We stayed here after the recommendation from several friends. We were not disappointed. THE PROS: 1. Amazing, unforgettable mountain views from about 10 sites (1-5) or (19-23). 19a and 19b had nice views also. Some of the 'T' sites are real nice with great views. Just beautiful. 2. Elk visited every night at dusk during our stay in June. 3.... More 

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DC
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 June 2016

Pros: The big draw with this campground is obviously the view. Many of the sites (definitely more than 3 of 27 as suggested in another review) are situated along a ridge with a fabulous view of the valley/mountains in the distance. The campsites are also rather large, and private. Easy access off the parkway. They will deliver firewood to your... More 

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Thank Sean444
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Reviewed 9 June 2016

My husband and I took our 3 young children. We stayed at site 22 because we wanted a sunset view, and boy did it deliver! We were able to see Elk roaming at dusk, which was really special for our kids. We loved watching the sunset every evening, and the start at night were unreal - we felt like we... More 

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Additional Information about Mile High Campground

Address: Box 30, Bradley Loop Road, Cherokee, NC 28719-0030
Region: United States > North Carolina > Cherokee
Number of rooms: 110
Also Known As:
Mile High Campground Hotel Cherokee
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“Book way ahead and ask for a site with a view. They go out of their way to be helpful.”
 of 5 bubbles AmyTallent, 2 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Sites 20-25 are good for sunset views!”
  • site 22
  • sunset view from site 22
  • site 22
 of 5 bubbles melodya96, 9 Jun 2016 | Read review
“rude and awful management”
 of 5 bubbles 218feleciag, 30 May 2016 | Read review
“Very little cell service.”
 of 5 bubbles streebs2015, 20 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Any of the T sites. Any of the 19s, the group site... pretty much anything in that row has an amazing mountain view with sunset.”
  • Afternoon campsite view
  • Campsite sunset views
  • Morning view
  • Dinner is served
 of 5 bubbles PurdueMel, 21 Jul 2015 | Read review
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