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Jamestown
Weather

#1 Five-Star Campground in 2013 - True West Campground, Stables and Mercantile
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200
More Difficult 
 
Day use, WIFI, Lodging, Camper, Sewer, Water, Elect, Shower, Toilets, Primitive, Dump.
 
33 Stalls, Round Pen, Tie-up, Water, Shavings, Hay, Wash stations
Jamestown
Weather

A Big South Fork Lodge & Horse Campground
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250
Easy 
 
lodging, water/30 ampelec at the barn, shower house, 2 stocked ponds
 
20 12x12 stalls, pastured turnout, wash stand, cover saddle areas
Lenoir City
Weather

Bakers Creek
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30
Easy 
 
 
 
3    
Jamestown
Weather

Big Fork Campground
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200
Challenging 
  (Not Star Rated)  
Toilets, showers, elect, water
  (Not Star Rated)  
8 Stall, tie-up, water
Jamestown
Weather

Big South Fork National Recreation Area
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100
More Difficult 
 
Elect, Water, Dump
 
100 Stall, Water Photo
Jamestown
Weather

Big South Fork - A 5-Star Campground - Timber Ridge
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250
More Difficult 
 
Elect, Showers, Toilets, Water, Lodging, WIFI, Day use, primitive
 
25 Stall, Water, Wash Bays, Shavings, Hay, Rentals Photo
Oneida
Weather

Big South Fork - Airpark Equestrian Stables
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100
Not Rated 
 
 
 
0    
Allardt
Weather

Big South Fork - Honey Creek Horse Camp Inc.
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200
Not Rated 
  (Not Star Rated)  
elect, shower, toilet, water
  (Not Star Rated)  
42 stall, tie-up, water
Jamestown
Weather

Big South Fork - Saddle Valley Campground
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200
More Difficult 
 
elect, showers, toilet, water
 
27 stall, water, paddocks Photo
Jamestown
Weather

Big South Fork - Spruce Creek Campgrounds
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200
More Difficult 
 
Heated Bathrooms & Showers,Electric,Water,
 
9 stalls, pens, tie ups, Fans at all the stalls, Shavings, Water to all the stalls
Oneida
Weather

Big South Fork - Station Camp Horse Camp
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360
Challenging 
 
Elect, Shower, Toilet, Water
 
10 Tie-up, Water, Stream
Jamestown
Weather

Big South Fork - Trail's End Vacation Cabin
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200
  
 
Cabin, shower, toilet, water
 
6 stall, water Photo
Jamestown
Weather

Big South Fork Lodge
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0
Not Rated 
  (Not Star Rated)  
 
  (Not Star Rated)  
1    
Allardt
Weather

Big South Fork National River - Horsebacker Retreat
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180
More Difficult 
  (Not Star Rated)
RV sites - Elect, Water, Cabin
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5 Stall, Water, Tie ups, Pastures, Paddock
Jamestown
Weather

Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area - Laurel Fork Rustic Retreat
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150
More Difficult 
  (Not Star Rated)  
Luxury log cabin lodging
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5 Stalls and corals
Jamestown
Weather

Big South Fork Park- New Listing Second Nest Log Cabin Rental
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300
More Difficult 
  (Not Star Rated)
3 Bed/3 Bath Log Cabin Home with Hot Tub
  (Not Star Rated)
1 Limited Availability in Retreat or at True West Campground (2 miles)
Camden
Weather

Birdsong Trail Ride, Inc.
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100
More Difficult 
 
D/E/S/T/W/
 
300 S/T/W/S
Sherwood
Weather

Bolo Club
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999
More Difficult 
 
ELECT, SHOWER, TOILET, WATER, CABINS
 
60 STALL, TIE-UP, WATER, STREAM Photo
Fairview
Weather

Bowie Park and Nature Center
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15
Easy 
 
 
  (Not Star Rated)
0  
McEwen
Weather

Bucksnort Trail Ride
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200
More Difficult 
 
 
 
300  
Waynesboro
Weather

Buffalo River Trail Ride
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70
Challenging 
 
 
 
400  
Cookville
Weather

Catoosa Ridge Stables and Campground
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50
More Difficult 
 
Elect Shower Toilet Water
 
15 Stall Water
Clarkrange
Weather

Cedar Creek Cattle Company
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5
Easy 
  (Not Star Rated)
 
  (Not Star Rated)
4    
Lebanon
Weather

Cedars of Lebanon State Park
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12
More Difficult 
 
 
 
0  
Mountain City
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Cherokee National Forest
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50
  
  (Not Star Rated)
Bed and Breakfast, or elect, water
  (Not Star Rated)
4 stall, water, stream
Parrottsvillle
Weather

Cherokee National Forest - Meadow Creek Mountain R
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26
More Difficult 
 
 
 
12    
Bristol
Weather

Cherokee Trails Campground
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50
More Difficult 
 
elect, shower, toilet, water, sewer, bathhouse, cabins
 
21 stalls, paddocks, water
Winchester
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Circle E Guest Ranch, LLC
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125
Challenging 
 
elect, shower, toilet, water, cabin
 
200 stall, water, stream, beddings
Shelbyville
Weather

Clearview Horse Farm B&B
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3
  
  (Not Star Rated)
Lodging
  (Not Star Rated)
0    
Jamestown
Weather

East Fork Stables
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100
More Difficult 
 
Elect, Water, Sewer, Primitive,Lodging,Shower,Toliet,Pump
 
150 Stall,Tie Up,Water,Stream Photo
Columbia
Weather

Fountain Creek TWRA Area
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10
More Difficult 
 
 
  (Not Star Rated)
0    
Wartburg
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Frozen Head State Park
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14
Rigorous 
  (Not Star Rated)
 
  (Not Star Rated)
0  
Townsend
Weather

Great Smokie Mountain National Park
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950
Challenging 
 
 
 
0    
Townsend
Weather

Great Smoky Mountains National Park - Orchard Cove Stables
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200
Rigorous 
 
Elect, water, shower, toilets
 
15 Stall, water
Knoxville
Weather

Great Smoky Mountains Natl Park
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550
Rigorous 
  (Not Star Rated)
Each camp is different - Park sites mostly primitive
  (Not Star Rated)
0   Photo
Townsend
Weather

Great Smoky Mtns.-Gilbertson's Lazy Horse Retreat
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200
Rigorous 
 
Elect, Water, Lodging
 
5 Stall, Water, Paddock
Lawrenceburg
Weather

Laurel Hill Trail & Camp
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24
More Difficult 
 
Elect, Water, Shower, Toliet
 
38 Tie up, corral panel stalls
Jamestown
Weather

Lil' Cabin in the Big Woods
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300
More Difficult 
  (Not Star Rated)
Log Cabin
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1 Stalls, Tack Room, Feed Room, Turnout, Water
Nashville
Weather

Long C Trails
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40
More Difficult 
 
Elect, Shower, Toilet, Water, Lodging
 
15 Stall, Tie-up, Water, Stream
Hurricane Mills
Weather

Loretta Lynn Ranch
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50
More Difficult 
 
 
 
0    
Reliance
Weather

Lost Corral Campground/Starr Mountain Trails
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20
  
 
Lodging
 
2    
Maryville
Weather

Lovingood Springs Farm
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10
More Difficult 
  (Not Star Rated)
 
  (Not Star Rated)
5    
Hohenwald
Weather

Many Cedars Campground and Trail Riding
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80
More Difficult 
 
Day,Elect,Primitive,Shower,Toilet,Water,Lodging
 
78 Day,Stall,Tie-Up,Water,Stream
Greeneville
Weather

McMillan Farms
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5
Easy 
 
 
  (Not Star Rated)  
0    
Greeneville
Weather

McMillian Catfish Farms & Horseback riding Camp.
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6
Easy 
 
primitive shower toilet
 
25  
Parrotsville
Weather

Meadow Creek Mountain Resort
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20
Not Rated 
  (Not Star Rated)
 
  (Not Star Rated)
3    
Pulaski
Weather

Milky Way Farm
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35
Easy 
  (Not Star Rated)  
 
  (Not Star Rated)  
0    
Franklin
Weather

Natchez Trace Recreational Highway
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24
More Difficult 
 
 
  (Not Star Rated)
0  
Wildersville
Weather

Natchez Trace State Park
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100
More Difficult 
 
 
 
0    
Knoxville
Weather

Norris Dam State Park
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25
Rigorous 
 
 
  (Not Star Rated)
5  
Madisonville
Weather

Notchy Creek Trail Ride & Campground
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50
Not Rated 
 
 
 
0    
Chattanooga
Weather

Pigeon Mountain-Saultopaul Stables
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50
Not Rated 
 
Elect Toilet Water
 
0 stall tie up water stream
Celina
Weather

Red Oak
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14
More Difficult 
 
 
 
0    
Chapel Hill
Weather

RiverRoad RV Park & Horsecamp
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2
Easy 
  (Not Star Rated)  
Day = Day Use Only Elect = Electric Hookups Primitive Shower Toilets Water Hookups
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36 Tie up. Outdoor uncovered coralls  
Townsend
Weather

Rocknhorse Stables
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200
Rigorous 
 
Elect, Water, Lodging
 
8  
Reliance
Weather

Starr Mountain Riding Trails-Starr Mountain Retreat
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38
More Difficult 
  (Not Star Rated)  
Lodging
  (Not Star Rated)  
1 Water Stream Stall  
Reliance
Weather

Starr Mt TN Hiwassee Hangout an Horse Hotel
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35
More Difficult 
  (Not Star Rated)
cabin
  (Not Star Rated)
2    
Fayetteville
Weather

Sweet Dixie Farm
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5
Easy 
  (Not Star Rated)
 
  (Not Star Rated)
0    
Jamestown
Weather

The Big South Fork-Spruce Creek Campgrounds
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200
Not Rated 
 
 
 
9  
Sewanee
Weather

The Bolo Club
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70
More Difficult 
 
 
 
25    
Nashville
Weather

Warner Parks Horse Trails
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18
Easy 
 
Day---Toilet---Pump
  (Not Star Rated)
0 Stall---Water
Oneida
Weather

Wilderness Resorts Cabin Rentals
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700
  
 
Lodging
 
10  
Granville
Weather

Wilderness Trail of Granvill Tennessee
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25
Not Rated 
 
 
 
15    
Crossville
Weather

Wildwood Stables
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6
Challenging 
 
 
  (Not Star Rated)
0    
Vonore
Weather

Young Branch horse camp
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25
More Difficult 
 
 
 
6  
Allardt
Weather

Zenith Stables & Campground
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200
More Difficult 
 
elect, shower, toilet, water
 
40 stall, tie-up, water

Notes:
Human facilities codes   

Day = Day Use Only
Elect = Electric Hookups
Primitive = Primitive Camp Only
Shower = Showers Available
Toilet = Toilets Available
Water = Water Hookups
Pump = Potable Water - No Hookups

Lodging = Cabins, bunkhouse, etc.

Horse facilities codes

Day = Day Use Only
Stall = Stalls Available
Tie-up = Tie-ups Available
Water = Water
Stream = Stream or creek, check in dry weather
Rentals = Horses for hire


Difficulty rating 
 Easy
(Gently sloping or level terrain; trails are groomed or wide open; shallow or no creek crossings. )
 More Difficult (Moderate hills over consistent surface; possibly some narrow trails and short steeper slopes)
 Rigorous (Easy to More Difficult for rider but physically challenging for horse such as on a level surface through deep sand)
 Challenging (Possible rocky, uneven surface, steep slopes, uncleared trails, faster flowing streams and other obstacles that lead to more difficult riding for rider and horse)


Additional sites with lists of trails and camps

Website Description
Dept of Environment and Conservation Listing of State Parks with horse trails
Horse & Mule Trails Listing and description of trails and campgrounds offered by a variety of contributors.
Mountain Travel Guide Horse trails are one of several featured in the MTG. You select a county for listings of trails in their database.
National Park Service Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area. Click on Activities for information about horseback riding.
National Park Service - Big South Fork Very good description of trails and campgrounds at Big South Fork National Recreation area.
Recreation.gov Very informative website with good descriptions of campgrounds and directions to them. Use this site to make reservations on federal campgrounds.