Pigeon Forge Attractions
Pigeon Forge, Tennessee is located at the Foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains. Pigeon Forge is a destination for Family Vacations that provides wonderful Views of the National Park, Dinner Shows, hiking trails, and many other attractions the whole family with enjoy. River Plantation RV Resort is nestled by the Little Pigeon River and in close proximity to the area attractions and The Great Smoky Mountains National Park. We are hear to tell you a little about what this town has to offer! Come and Visit and let us make this the best vacation yet.
Pigeon Forge is the Home to Dolly Parton’s Dollywood Theme Park and Splash Country Waterpark. Our Resort is just 6 miles from these attractions. Our Resort provides the option to purchase your tickets before you head to the Theme Park. Dollywood also allows River Plantation RV Resort provide these tickets at a discounted price to Guests of our Resort. Dollywood is well known for its Family Fun, Shows, Crafts, and Roller Coasters. Dollywood has several different festivals throughout the year including The Festival of Nations, Barbecue & Bluegrass, Summer Lives Here, Harvest Festival, and Smoky Mountain Christmas! Dollywood provides more information on their Website about each one! Splash Country is open for the season in May and Closes right after Labor Day. It is a great place to beat the Tennessee Summer Heat. They have Water fun for kids of all ages!
Dolly Parton also has two Dinner Shows that she has opened in Pigeon Forge. Dixie Stampede opened in 1988 and has provided families with great memories ever since. The 4 course Dinner Show is an exciting show with marvelous horses and a cast of top notch riders. The show is a fun rivalry between North and South and entertains the guest with trick riding and friendly competition. The most recent dinner show Dolly Parton has opened is Dolly Parton’s Smoky Mountain Adventures. Smoky Mountain Adventures just opened this past year. This particular show tells the history of Dolly Parton’s Family and is filled with high flying action and lots of other entertainment. Enjoy the show while being served a marvelous dinner of Vegetable Soup, Biscuits, Pan Fried Chicken, Pulled Pork, Corn on the Cob, and more!
Be sure to visit The Island while vacationing in Pigeon Forge. The Island is home to Paula Deen’s Family Kitchen and Store. Enjoy a nice dinner and take in some shopping while visiting the Island. You can also board The Smoky Mountain Wheel at this location.
The Great Smoky Mountains National Park has an enormous amount of beautiful scenery. There are several hiking trails that are great trails for the Family to Enjoy including Grotto Falls, Abram Falls, Rainbow Falls, and many more. Several of these hikes lead to Waterfalls. Also be sure to visit the Roaring Fork Motor Trail. Cades Cove Loop is a must see when visiting the National park. It is an 11 mile loop that as several old homesteads and churches along the way. Cades Cove has a great picnic area to stop and have lunch and take a break. There are also other great picnic areas to spend the day with the family! Metcalf Bottoms has a great location to enjoy the river and cool off and spend the day relaxing in the beautiful outdoors. The Sugarland Visitor center is great information center for the locations of these day adventures.
A new addition to this area is Anakeesta. Anakeesta is a place to experience the Magic of the Smoky Mountains. There are places to Eat, Play, Shop. and Relax. The new addition has a treetop playhouse and a mountain coaster for the entire family to enjoy. While visiting Anakeesta you will also have some of the best views of our Beautiful National Park.
Pigeon Forge is also home to Tanger Outlet Five Oaks Shopping Center. This shopping center has several great shopping outlets including Coach, Columbia, North Face, Vera Bradley, and so much more! The Outlets are a great place for Christmas Shopping. Come and stay with our Resort and get you shopping done before the holidays!
River Plantation RV Resort is happy to accommodate you while visiting Pigeon Forge and The Great Smoky Mountain National Park. We have 297 RV Sites and 9 Cabins available for your next visit. Our RV Sites are all Full Hookup Campsites which include water, electric, sewer, and cable. We have a variety of sites. We have sites that back up to the Little Pigeon River, Pull through sites measuring 75 Ft long, and full concrete Signature Sites. Each site also has a fire ring, picnic table, and a concrete patio. Our Resort also has camping cabins available. We have 3 different types of cabins available at River Plantation RV Resort. Our smallest cabin is a one room cabin that will sleep 4 people. It is equipped with a Full Size Bed and a set of Bunk Beds. This particular cabin does not have running water. It does have a small refrigerator, microwave, and Cable TV. Our Large Cabin will accommodate 6 people and is equipped with a Bathroom and Kitchenette. The Private bedroom has a queen size bed and the loft has two twin beds. There is also a queen sized sleeper sofa. These two cabins do not have linens or any cooking utensils. Our Newest Cabin is our Luxury Cabin. This cabin will also sleep 6 people, but it has a Queen Bed in the private bedroom and two full beds in the loft. This cabin is also equipped with a bathroom and kitchen. Linens are not provided in this cabin, but it is equipped with cooking utensils. We have an overload of amenities in our Resort that will keep the family busy! We have an excellent pool area including two pools, lazy river, splash pad, and hot tub. We also have A full size basketball court and pickle ball court. You can check the rackets out in the registration office between 8 am and 10 pm. We also have a family arcade, playground, Gaga Ball, and Frisbee Golf on our Resort Property! Be sure to check out all the events we host throughout the year! Check Availability with our Resort Today!