Looking for a getaway off the beaten path that includes a bit of glamping and a whole lot of adventure? These six amazing places to stay will satisfy your kids’ urge for excitement and wanderlust.
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Forest Gully Farms
601 Fly Hollow Road
Santa Fe, TN 38482
Stay in a “Gully Hut” on a farm designed for sustainable living. The farm has three huts and when you book, you get all three. Book on Air BNB, but if you’re just curious, make an appointment to visit first.
1925 Trussell Road
Monteagle, TN 37356
Choose from numerous family- and pet-friendly treehouses in Monteagle that sleep up to four. A two night minimum is required. Newly updated.
Under Canvas – Smoky Mountains
1015 Laurel Lick Road
Pigeon Forge, TN 37862
Luxury tents and complimentary activities. Under Canvas tents sleep up to three, but they can accommodate kids with cots or even a pack ‘n play should you need (subject to availability).
Blue Ridge Mountains
Asheville, NC 28806
Asheville Glamping manages three locations not open to through traffic. Choose from yurts, tee-pees or domes. Requires a minimum stay of two nights; three nights for larger spaces. Dome #3 sleeps up to eight and has a loft with stairs — or a 9-foot slide for returning to the ground.
Red River Gorge, Kentucky
Tree houses or domes to book, all uniquely designed and with electricity and running water. See the houses on the site.
3400 Bridgeville Road
Brooksville, KY 41004
A husband and wife team’s dream became a reality in 2007. Now they have treehouses (and tree climbing) and more on 200 acres in Kentucky. Book from the site.