David Crockett Birthplace State Park RV & Campground Guide

Tennessee

Venture to the birthplace of the famed soldier, pioneer, and politician, David Crockett. Located near the town of Limestone, Tennessee, this 105-acre David Crockett Birthplace State Park has been preserved to honor one of Tennessee's most famous residents. It is home to an 18th-century farmstead, gardens, and animal paddocks. This state park is located outside of Limestone and Chuckey, and it is the perfect place to start an outdoor adventure.

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Weather
Spring 36-60 F
Summer 62-83 F
Fall 46-70 F
Winter 28-48 F
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RV Resorts & Campsites in David Crockett Birthplace State Park

If you are looking for a unique way to travel through David Crockett State Park, it might be time to consider an RV rental for your next trip. These recreational vehicles have plenty of amenities to keep you comfortable on the road.

You can find the perfect RV rental from RVshare. With these vehicles, you never have to worry about finding a place to eat or secure a hotel reservation. An RV rental is a great way to start your next adventure through David Crockett Birthplace State Park.

David Crockett Birthplace State Park

If you want to stay in this state park, make sure to book a spot at David Crockett Birthplace State Park. There are 88 campground sites, and 54 spots have full hookups with water, electricity, and sewer. The RV sites can accommodate RVs of any size. Since it is close to the Nolichucky River, you have plenty of opportunities to fish or boat. A large picnic pavilion is available for campers. The rates start at $17 per night.

  • Water hookup: Yes (selected sites)
  • Electrical hookup: Yes (selected sites)
  • Sewer hookup: Yes (selected sites)
  • Wi-Fi: Yes
  • Pet-friendly: Yes
  • Other amenities: Swimming pool and playground

Pebble Mountain Campground

You can find a clean and quiet campground at Pebble Mountain Campground. There are 40 full hookup sites, and many of the spaces can accommodate rigs up to 40 feet in length. Most sites have 30-amp electric, sewer, and city water. This campground is close to the Blue Ridge Mountains, Great Smoky Mountains National Park, and David Crockett Birthplace State Park. There are endless opportunities for recreational fun. In addition to that, this campground often holds special events, such as camper cookouts.

  • Water hookup: Yes
  • Electrical hookup: Yes
  • Sewer hookup: Yes
  • Wi-Fi: Yes
  • Pet-friendly: Yes
  • Other amenities: Close location to state and national parks

Lakeview RV Park

You can enjoy a peaceful atmosphere at Lakeview RV Park. At this campground, there is plenty of space for your vehicle. All of the RV sites have water and electric hookups. If you are looking for more room, you might want to book a deluxe cabin. For those dog owners, the fenced-in park is a great place to exercise your furry friend. There is even a campground for the children. For a little outdoor fun, you can hit the numerous hiking trails.

  • Water hookup: Yes
  • Electrical hookup: Yes
  • Sewer hookup: Yes
  • Wi-Fi: Yes
  • Pet-friendly: Yes
  • Other amenities: Camping store, heated pool, and modern laundry facilities

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What to Do at
David Crockett Birthplace State Park

Inside David Crockett Birthplace State Park

If you want to experience the great outdoors, David Crockett Birthplace State Park offers plenty of hiking trails throughout the park. Since it is close to the Nolichucky River, you can launch your boat or kayak into the water. A swimming pool is even available throughout the summer. For birders, David Crockett Birthplace State Park is filled with these feathered creatures. You will see many of their habitats near the limestone bluffs.

Outside David Crockett Birthplace State Park

Limestone and Chuckey are the closest towns to the state park. If you are looking for great dining and shopping options, you will find them in this area. Along with that, there are a few attractions and other parks that you may want to visit on your next vacation.

Restaurants

Old Pilot Hill General Store

If you want to enjoy some great country cooking, you should visit the Old Pilot Hill General Store. On the menu, you can find American classics like hamburgers and barbecue sandwiches. During the weekends, make sure to order one of the famous smoked rib platters. Local banjo players entertain the crowds on certain days of the week. After your meal, you should check out the general store and pick up a souvenir.

Type: American

Location: 826 Snapp Bridge Road, Limestone, TN 37681

Mountain View Restaurant

You can find great seafood choices at the Mountain View Restaurant. This restaurant has been serving the community for over 30 years. You should try the fried green tomatoes or catfish strips as a starter. There are plenty of seafood items, such as flounder, sea scallops, and oysters. If you don't like seafood, burgers and salads round out the menu.

Type: Seafood

Location: 3241 Highway 11 East, Limestone, TN 37681

The Farmer's Daughter Restaurant

If you want to enjoy family-style dining, stop by The Farmer's Daughter Restaurant. With this dining style, you choose two portions of meat to share. In addition, sides, hot rolls, and cornbread are included in the meal. You can even select barbecue ribs for your meat selection during the weekend.

Type: Barbecue

Location: 7700 Erwin Highway, Chuckey, TN 37641

Shopping

Aldi

If you want to stock up your rig, then it might be time to visit Aldi. This budget retailer has a wide range of products, including meats, produce, frozen foods, and canned goods. You can even grab household goods and cleaning supplies for your vehicle. The selection does change every month. However, it is a great place to get some basics for your trip.

Location: 3800 East Andrew Johnson Highway, Greeneville, TN 37745

Troyer's Mountain View Country Market

While in Limestone, you should check out Troyer's Mountain View Country Market. This family-owned business offers bulk foods, specialty foods, fresh deli products, and baked goods. You can even pick up a treat at the coffee shop or the in-house bakery. If you are in the mood for hot soups, the market offers daily specials throughout the week.

Location: 3253 Highway 11 East, Limestone, TN 37681

Sightseeing

Great Smoky Mountains National Park

David Crockett Birthplace State Park is located near the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. While you are there, you can enjoy a wide range of recreational activities, such as hiking, camping, and biking. Many people head to this national park for wildlife viewing. You can see black bears, white-tailed deer, and wild turkeys roaming throughout the park. Make sure to travel on the park's inner roadways. These routes are convenient ways to see the natural wonders without getting out of your vehicle.

Location: 107 Park Headquarters Rd, Gatlinburg, TN 37738

Roan Mountain State Park

Roan Mountain State Park is part of the Tennessee park system. It was developed in the 1970s and has 2,000 acres of land to protect the hardwood forest. If you want to stay in the park, there are modern cabins to rent and it's also within proximity to the Blue Ridge Mountains. There are plenty of activities to enjoy, such as camping and hiking. For those who want a challenge, you can hike the famous Appalachian Trail. Some of the mountain peaks also allow hikers to test their endurance. When you make it to the top, you might see the Charlotte skyline.

Location: 527 TN-143, Roan Mountain, TN 37687

Blue Ridge Parkway

If you are up for a drive, you might want to visit Blue Ridge Parkway. This historic ribbon road travels for 469 miles through Virginia to North Carolina. Along the way, you can learn about Southern Appalachian music and crafts. You can get out of the vehicle at some of the pull-offs and take in beautiful views. Most of the route is accessible for RVs, but some taller vehicles might have trouble in the tunnels.

Location: 3884 Blue Ridge Pkwy, Asheville, NC 28803

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How to Get to
David Crockett Birthplace State Park

David Crockett Birthplace State Park is located a few miles off Highway 11, and it is situated between Johnson City and Greeneville. If you are traveling from Interstate 81, you want to follow the signs to exit 23. You will have to travel through Greeneville for about 27 miles. For those traveling from Interstate 26, you want to turn south on Boones Creek Road. Follow that through Jonesborough, and turn right on Highway 11-E towards Greeneville. At this point, you can follow the signs into David Crockett Birthplace State Park.

Entering David Crockett Birthplace State Park

The park is open from sunrise to sunset.

Per vehicle (1-4 adults) : $0

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