- TripBuzz found 52 things to do with kids in or near Benton, Tennessee, including 47 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Cleveland, Ocoee, Ducktown and Blue Ridge.
- From Sunburst Adventures to Ocoee Inn Rafting, the Benton area offers 65 different types of family activities, including: Rafting, Ziplines, Farms & Ranches and Parks.
- Located only an hour and a half from Knoxville and less than 3 hours from Nashville, Benton, TN is a quaint country town with all the charm of the south. The Unicoi Mountains are situated to the east of Benton and is perfect for hiking, camping, and seeing some incredible wildlife.
Lost Sea Inc. offers guided cavern and underground lake tours. Tour guides will explain the history of the caverns and explain the geological development of the cavern rooms throughout the tour, which traverses about three quarters of a mile.
With Surf Blue Ridge, visitors can learn the basics of stand up paddle boarding and practice their skills on river and lake excursions. During these trips, visitors can spot birds like turkeys, ospreys, hawks, and more.
Fannin Lanes is a family bowling center that features synthetic lanes, electronic scoring, and league and tournament play. The facility also has a restaurant area, and features multiple 50 inch televisions so visitors can watch sports.
Located on Fort Mountain in the Appalachians, Cohutta Overlook is a scenic overlook that offers panoramic views of the wilderness surrounding the mountain. After a short hike, visitors can look down on the Chattahoochee National Forest.