Camping in the North Carolina Smokies near Bryson City

A cascading whitewater stream flowing out of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Rippling trout runs, sparkling waterfalls, natural swimming holes, mountain trails lined with wildflowers and a mile of the best whitewater tubing in the Smokies. That's Deep Creek, a family vacation paradise in the Great Smoky Mountains of Western North Carolina.

For more than 25 years, outdoor vacation enthusiasts have been returning to Deep Creek Tube Center & Campground, a Smoky Mountain campground, cabin and RV vacation destination on the banks of Deep Creek, north of Bryson City and near Cherokee, North Carolina.


Nineteen rental cabins, from modern campground cabins to rustic, hand-hewn log cabins, plus a large farmhouse for small groups.

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More than 50 campsites, from creekside tent camping to pop-ups, travel trailers, RVs and mobile homes.

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Flowing out of the Great Smokies National Park and by our campground, Deep Creek has the best tubing in the Smokies.

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Pan for rubies, sapphires, quartz, topaz, emeralds and other colorful gems at the Deep Creek Tube Center Mining Company.

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Deep Creek Tube Center & Campground
Lila and Terry Floyd, Hosts
PO Box 105
1090 West Deep Creek Rd.
Bryson City, NC 28713



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2015 Season
April 3 thru October 31

Reservation Office Hours
9 am – 8 pm

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