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Rough Ridge, Great Smoky Mountains, Tennessee

   

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AMENITIES:
Campfires are allowed
Fishing
Cabins
Restrooms
Store
Picnic and Barbecue area is available

Activities: fishing, hiking and horseback riding

There are obviously restrooms at this campground. At Rough Ridge enjoyable stuff to do is abundant, and camping is such a fun activity, and this is a splendid site to do that. How long has it been since you went camping for a couple of days? Rough Ridge, Tennessee is a splendid site for getting out.
The people who look after the campground and the fine facilities are in themselves reason enough to come here. This campground is positioned in the picturesque Great Smoky Mountains.
 
    All the great local attractions in the vicinity and such a vast number of things to do are great reasons to come.
There's more to do in the neighborhood of Rough Ridge other than just hanging out such as whitewater paddling, fishing,
 hiking, playing golf, and swimming, so you won’t run out of things to do. Tennessee is a splendid site for campers.

The Trout Hatchery to Bridge above Bald River sector on Tellico River is a close by class II-III whitewater segment, 8 miles long. This sector of Tellico River is a mid difficulty segment for paddling. Whitewater rapids are risky phenomenons, so you must check the latest conditions in advance of a trip. There's some flowing water close by, Big Oak Cove Creek is a stream you can stop by during your stay. A tremendous game of mini golf is always enjoyable at Peddler's Villiage Group, and going for a hike along the McNabb Creek Trail will let you absorb the natural
 
beauty of this region. This campground has so much entertaining stuff to offer. For all you boaters, Shooks Marina is a wonderful marina close by.  

BEST WESTERN Of Murphy, Murphy

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Hampton Inn Murphy, Murphy

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Days Inn Murphy, Murphy

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Holiday Inn Express & Suites MURPHY, Murphy

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Other campgrounds near Rough Ridge, Great Smoky Mountains, Tennessee:

   State Line Group, Murphy, 0 miles away
      
   Big Oak Cove, Tellico Plains, 0 miles away
      
   Holder Cove, Tellico Plains, 1 miles away
      
   Davis Branch, Tellico Plains, 1 miles away
      
   Birch Branch, Tellico Plains, 1 miles away
      
   Spivey Cove, Tellico Plains, 3 miles away
      
   Dam Creek, Tellico Plains, 4 miles away
      
   North River, Tellico Plains, 4 miles away
      
   McNabb Creek - Cherokee National Forest, Cleveland, 5 miles away
      
   Hanging Dog RV Park, Murphey, 6 miles away
      

Marinas near Rough Ridge, Great Smoky Mountains, Tennessee:

   Shooks Marina, Murphy, 7 miles away

   Duke's Hideaway Marina, Murphy, 8 miles away

   Mountain View Marina, Murphy, 9 miles away

   Harbor Cove Marina, Murphy, 10 miles away

   Santeetlah Marina, Lake Santeetlah, 17 miles away


Paddling Rivers Near Rough Ridge, Great Smoky Mountains, Tennessee:

   Tellico River, Monroe County, 2 miles away
      Class II-III - 8 miles long (Trout Hatchery to Bridge above Bald River)

   North River, Monroe County, 4 miles away
      Class III-IV - 2 miles long (North River Campground to Tellico River)

   Bald River, Monroe County, 4 miles away
      Class II-IV(V) - 6 miles long (ForkSouth 126 bridge to Bald River Falls)

   Snowbird Creek, Graham County, 5 miles away
      Class III-IV+ - 8 miles long (Hooper Bald to Junction)

   Santeetlah River, Graham County, 6 miles away
      Class V - 3.4 miles long (FR 81c Bridge to Forest Service Gate)


Public Lands near Rough Ridge, Great Smoky Mountains, Tennessee:

   Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg - TN, 47 miles away
      
   Obed Wild & Scenic River, Wartburg - TN, 58 miles away
      
   Fort Loudoun State Park, Tennessee, 21 miles away

   Hiwassee/Ocoee Scenic River State Park, Tennessee, 29 miles away

   Vogel State Park, Georgia, 30 miles away

   Chattahoochee National Forest, Georgia, 31 miles away

   Unicoi State Park, Georgia, 39 miles away


Trails near Rough Ridge, Great Smoky Mountains, Tennessee:

   Whigg Ridge Trail, Monroe County, 2 miles away

   Sugar Mountain Trail, Monroe County, 2 miles away

   Laurel Branch Trail, Monroe County, 4 miles away

   Sugar Cove Trail, Monroe County, 4 miles away

   McNabb Creek Trail, Monroe County, 5 miles away

   Big Indian Branch Trail, Monroe County, 5 miles away

   Panther Branch Trail, Monroe County, 5 miles away


Golf Courses Near Rough Ridge, Great Smoky Mountains, Tennessee:

   Cherokee Hills Golf Club, Murphy, 11 miles away


Lakes Near Rough Ridge, Great Smoky Mountains, Tennessee:

   Hiwassee Lake, Cherokee County, 9 miles away

   Persimmon Lake, Cherokee County, 12 miles away

   Apalachia Lake, Cherokee County, 16 miles away

   Santeetlah Lake, Graham County, 16 miles away

   Yeller Nugget Lake, Monroe County, 17 miles away


Current weather conditions at Rough Ridge, Great Smoky Mountains, Tennessee
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Local climate location: MURPHY 12 miles away


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