Earl and Charles McCarter, the heart and soul of our family-owned and operated campground, portray that warm Southern atmosphere that just feels like home. These two share a lifelong bond, having both grown up in Wears Valley. Together, they’ve developed a deep-rooted partnership as uncle and nephew, spending countless days hunting and fishing in beautiful Wears Valley, Tennessee.
When they stumbled upon the chance to own this campground, Earl and Charles didn’t just see a business opportunity – they saw a golden chance to create something that would capture the heart of Southern hospitality and charm. A place where the days are slow and the smiles come easy.
With the McCarters, a name respected in Wears Valley, behind them, Earl has watched this valley transform from a time when Wears Valley, Tennessee had nothing more than a humble dirt road winding through the valley, and the horizon was painted with mountains and farm land. The McCarter’s stories, Like the gentle strum of a banjo, bring the past to life. If you swing by, don’t be shy – grab yourself a cup of coffee, pull up a chair, and prepare to be transported through time. When you ask Earl about the past, you’re not just hearing stories – you’re living the rich history of Wears Valley through the eyes of a man who’s seen a lot.
Earl and Charles infuse our campground with that genuine Southern hospitality, making sure every guest feel like family. We are honored to carry forward their down to earth and humble legacy and want to welcome ya’ll to our neck of the woods, where the sun shines bright and the hospitality is as sweet as honeysuckle. We’re just a bunch of good ol’ folks running our family campground and pool, and let me tell ya, we’re tickled to have ya here! Our campground is a hidden gem nestled in the heart of the smokies, where the lightin’ bugs put on a show at night and the crickets serenade you to sleep.
Our beautiful campground offers spacious, roomy lots that provide space and freedom. Our dedication to a quiet, peaceful atmosphere ensures that the campground serves as a haven from the hustle and bustle, allowing you to relax and reconnect with nature amidst the gentle rustle of leaves and the distant calls of wildlife. The Smoky Mountains’ soothing embrace completes the picture. Here, you’ll find peace and tranquility, making every moment feel like the perfect escape into the heart of the smokies.
Let’s not forget about our pool – it’s a slice of paradise on a hot southern day, where you can dip your toes and cool off faster than a hound chasin’ after a squirrel. Whether you’re lookin’ to do some serious cannonballin’ or just float on by, our pool’s got you covered. The deli attached is a labor of love, where we’re dedicated to serving up mouthwatering Southern-inspired delights that not only satisfy your hunger but warm your heart. From down-home sandwiches to savory snacks that sing, our menu is carefully crafted to make you feel right at home. And as for our hospitality, we’re here to make ya feel like kinfolk, offerin’ up that southern warmth and a smile that could light up the whole county. You ain’t just a guest here – you’re part of the family. Come on down to our hidden gem in the heart of Wears Valley, Tennessee, where our campground awaits, ready to welcome people from all walks of life.