- TripBuzz found 159 things to do with kids in or near Townsend, Tennessee, including 136 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Gatlinburg, Knoxville, Pigeon Forge and Sevierville.
- From Davy Crockett Riding Stables to Cowboy Tubing, the Townsend area offers 82 different types of family activities, including: Tubing, Horseback Riding, Bike Paths and Hiking Trails.
- Blount County, Tennessee is home to the city of Townsend and it's population of less than 500 residents. The city spans an area just 2 square miles and maintains a strong history with roots in the Native American culture as well as the historic logging industry. Townsend boasts a variety of landscape and recreation that brings its visitors closer to nature and the city's culture.
Book a tee time at Laurel Valley Golf Course. Golfers will enjoy playing this 18-hole golf course with the Great Smoky Mountains as their backdrop. Challenging for all levels, the facility also includes a clubhouse, restaurant and fitness center.
Cades Cove Heritage Tours is a non-profit organization with the goal of providing a great experience to visitors while protecting the natural and cultural resources of the cove. The organization offers ecology as well as historical tours of the cove.
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2709 Walden Creek Rd, Sevierville, TN 37862 MoreLess Info
With the help of 100 horses, many visitors are able to enjoy the Walden Creek Horseback Riding Stables. The trails run over 500 acres in the mountainous area, and there are daily trips offered throughout the year.
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1911 Wears Valley Rd, Sevierville, TN 37862 MoreLess Info
With some of the longest and highest lines in the region, Wears Valley Zipline Adventures is the premier action destination in the Smokies. Featuring 1.25 miles of line and guided horseback riding on 43 fully-forested acres of private land.
Take the family to see a movie the old-fashioned way at Parkway Drive-In. Bring chairs and blankets for a movie under the stars, or watch from the comfort of a vehicle. Admission is cash only, and a concession stand is on site.
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909 Little Cove Rd, Pigeon Forge, TN 37863 MoreLess Info
In addition to horseback riding trails, the Big Rock Dude Ranch at Ponderosa has many other outdoor activities. Guests can enjoy ATV rides, a fishing pond, gem mining, heritage museum, petting zoo, and on site Chow Boys Cafe.
Equipped with a variety of courses, Smoky Mountain Ziplines offers exhilarating, outdoor adventures. Staffed with experienced guides, the facility includes an indoor meeting space for group parties and corporate teambuilding conferences.