David Crockett Birthplace State Park


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Rates: $15 — $35 Taxes and fees are not included. Rates subject to change. $5 reservation fee per site is non-refundable.

The park has 88 campground sites. Fifty-four of these have full hook-ups (including water, electric and sewer). Seventeen of the sites have water and electricity hook-up only. The remaining 17 sites are primitive tent sites with no hook-up. The RV camp sites can accommodate any size RV. Small tents may be put up beside the RVs. The campground is located near the beautiful Nolichucky River. A swimming pool and a playground are located adjacent to the camping area.

Major renovations to our campground were completed in 2014.  Improvements include updating to 50 AMP electrical service and leveling sites as well as conducting bathhouse and roadway repairs. We hope you enjoy our campsite improvements.

Campsites have a maximum stay of 14 days during the summer season (March 1-November 30). Campsites have a 28 day maximum stay during the winter season (December 1-February 29). Campers can now use our online reservation system for their convenience or they can register at the park campground office. Campground office is open Sunday-Friday 2 p.m. until 8 p.m. and 12 p.m. until 8 p.m. on Saturday’s during the camping season. The campground office phone number is 423-257-4500. Visitor’s may also make or cancel reservations by calling the campground office during working hours.

A large picnic pavilion is located in the campground and is used exclusively by registered campers.

Policies & Disclaimers

Tennessee State Parks Campground Wi-Fi Disclaimer

Wi-Fi: We offer Wi-Fi for your enjoyment. The signal strength may vary depending on the demand, your location and your computer. Our Wi-Fi is not intended for heavy use such as downloading movies, streaming videos, or inappropriate content. Should you abuse the system, your access will be blocked.

Firewood Policy 

Tennessee State Parks asks that ALL campfires be made with heat-treated wood or downed wood collected inside the park, near the campsite. Please do not bring untreated wood into the park.

Certified heat-treated wood is available to purchase from vendors in the communities around the park. Certified heat-treated wood is clearly marked with a state/federal seal.

To learn what you can do to help prevent the introduction and spread of invasive pests, visit www.protecttnforests.org.
To learn more about Don’t Move Firewood, visit www.dontmovefirewood.org.
To find wood vendors visit www.firewoodscout.org/s/Tennessee.