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Roan Mountain State Park

1015 Highway 143, Roan Mountain, TN 37687-3529
+1 800-250-8620
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Appalachian Trail at Carver's Gap, Roan Mountain

Fantastic day... We started early in case the Misty weather worsened, but instead it got better and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
smcilquham
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Johnson City, Tennessee
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Very nice drive through the mountains.

We recently stopped at RMSP for a day trip. We did a few of the trails starting at the visitors... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
jbgator22
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Jacksonville, FL
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1015 Highway 143, Roan Mountain, TN 37687-3529
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+1 800-250-8620
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"front porch"
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"tent sites"
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"rocking chairs"
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"full bloom"
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"short hike"
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"north carolina"
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"interpretive center"
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"camping trip"
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"water wheel"
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"saw deer"
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"views are amazing"
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"picnic lunch"
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"beautiful area"
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"living room"
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"camping area"
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"wood burning stove"
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"great place to visit"
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Fantastic day... We started early in case the Misty weather worsened, but instead it got better and we spent 5 hours on the trail. Hiked to Grassy Ridge and back across the balds and through rhododendron tunnels in full bloom. A memorable day for my...More

Thank smcilquham
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Tennessee S, Owner at Roan Mountain State Park, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Great news! We are so happy that you enjoyed your visit! And also, that you were able to experience the rhododendron in bloom!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We recently stopped at RMSP for a day trip. We did a few of the trails starting at the visitors center at the bottom of the mountain. This was a nice quick trail that circled an old mine that you can see down into. We...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This park is very well maintained. There is plenty of hiking and the scenery is fabulous. We almost were there during the blooms of the rodadendrum (sp) . The whole campground is full of them. Great programs and very friendly and helpful staff. Beautiful Doe...More

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Tennessee S, Owner at Roan Mountain State Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Saundra, thanks for the positive feedback! We're always happy to hear good things from our customers. We hope you will return again soon!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Loved our visit to the park. Amazing views with trails throughout, including a realitively easy hike to the top of Round Bald. Loved it. Definitely stop when in the area. A great visit!

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Tennessee S, Owner at Roan Mountain State Park, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for visiting us! We're always happy to hear good things from our customers.Come see us again next time you visit TN!

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Reviewed 14 May 2018

Stayed in a cabin in the Park so we'd have a good location for hiking with and without driving. That met our expectations. Cabins are clean and spacious. The sleeping area upstairs is on a balcony and the kitchen does not have a door. That...More

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Reviewed 3 May 2018

We enjoyed hiking several trails and visiting the Miller Homestead, and the visitors center. One trail had abundance of wild flowers

Thank Tuxtails
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Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Love this Campground!! It’s such a nice place to camp. Have clean facilities, campground quiet at night, lots of trails to hike. In the summer they have a great pool to go to or if a pool is not your thing then the rivers are...More

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Reviewed 14 March 2018

We visited in March for spring break. Visitors center and museum was very nice and I enjoyed it very much. The Mill is exceptional and had lots of equipment and artifacts from the era. We hiked to the mountain peak for some great views. A...More

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Reviewed 19 February 2018

We went to Roan Mountain state park a couple of weeks ago. Stopped at the visitor's center. The folks there are always very nice and helpful. After talking with a Ranger about the conditions of the roads, we drove up to the Roan Bald and...More

Thank contractor2016
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Tennessee S, Owner at Roan Mountain State Park, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2018

We are glad Roane Mountain State Park is a place our visitors can enjoy year round! The snow on the mountains is a sight to behold. We hope you visit us again soon.

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Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Roan Mountain is one of my favorite places to hike! We always go up on the grassy balds and the view never disappoints. Even though the trail was slick in spots, it isn't an overly strenuous hike. However, I stop frequently to take pics, so...More

Thank Sabrina L
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Tennessee S, Owner at Roan Mountain State Park, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2018

Thanks for posting all of your terrific photos of Roan Mountain State Park! It's nice to have reviews like yours to tell our potential visitors about the type of hike they can expect here at the Park. Come see us soon.

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suhlin
4 June 2018|
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Response from dawntester3296 | Reviewed this property |
Rhododendron Festival is June 16-17 that’s usually the peak season in that area.
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palmericynthia
24 May 2018|
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Response from dawntester3296 | Reviewed this property |
Not much to do if it rains unless you want to go into town and shop.
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