- TripBuzz found 142 things to do with kids in or near Cosby, Tennessee, including 137 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Gatlinburg, Pigeon Forge, Sevierville and Cherokee.
- From Great Smoky Mountain National Park to Carver Orchards & Farm Market, the Cosby area offers 89 different types of family activities, including: Farms & Ranches, National & State Parks, Observation Decks and Rafting.
- Home to a portion of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, the city of Cosby invites visitors to experience breathtaking views and adventurous outdoor recreation. Once an agricultural area and primary producer of corn, the city was also known as the 'Moonshine Capital of the World'. Now the city is fueled by those visiting the national park for its beautiful changing foliage, hiking trails, fishing and camping.
Covering most of the southern portion of the Appalachian Mountains, the Great Smoky Mountain National Park is located between Tennessee and North Carolina. Outdoor recreation including hiking, fishing, and wildlife viewing is complemented with historic landmarks.
The Carver Orchards & Farm Market has been serving the local community for over 60 years. Tours of the orchards are very popular, and there is also the Apple House Restaurant for fresh meals or the purchasing of special apple products.
Family-run 5 Rivers Adventures offers kids and adults a thrilling whitewater rafting adventure and memories that last a lifetime. Guided by experienced rafters, patrons enjoy seeing the wilder side of Hartford and getting soaked in the process.
Choose from several rafting options offered by Rip Roaring Adventures in Hartford, Tennessee. Situated on the Pigeon River, the company's Lower River package is a five-mile route appropriate for novices and beginners. The Upper River option is much more difficult and best reserved for experienced customers.
Located in Hartford, Tennessee, the Nantahala Outdoor Center offers whitewater rafting and ziplining. The Center also offers wilderness survival classes, mountain bike trips and guide service in several National Parks.
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Nantahala Outdoor Center - Pigeon Outpost Private Adventures offers private river rafting tours on Pigeon River. Two tours are offered, one is low difficulty and suitable for families, while the other is more challenging (class 3.)
Whitewater rafting is the name of the game at Big Creek Expeditions in Hartford, Tennessee. Big Creek offers several different tour options to accommodate patrons of all experience levels. Safety equipment is provided.