Welcome to the Clinton / Knoxville North KOA!

The convenience of I-75 is just beyond your campsite, but you'd hardly know it at this peaceful campground in eastern Tennessee. Even the biggest rigs can set up with ease, thanks to easy-on, easy-off access and large, level Pull-Thru RV Sites. Four Deluxe Cabins, Two Camping Cabins, (one pet friendly $) Tent Sites and Premium Tent Sites are available. Enjoy the spacious swimming pool, 12 X 12-foot wading pool for toddlers, exercise room, expanded playground, volleyball, horseshoes and cornhole. A full kitchen and covered pavilion are great for groups, with picnic tables seating up to 80. Visit the Museum of Appalachia, a mile away. The pristine beauty of Norris Lake and the renowned trout-fishing waters of Clinch River are 5 miles away. You're 15 minutes from the University of Tennessee and the Knoxville metro area. The Great Smoky Mountains are 40 minutes away. Pool: May 10 - October 1. Max pull thru: 80 feet. Your hosts: Debbie & Mark Cunningham.

Campground Amenities

  • 50 Max Amp
  • 75' Max Length
  • Wi-Fi
  • Cable TV
  • Pool (5/8 - 9/30)
  • Propane ($)
  • Firewood ($)
  • Pavilion
  • Dog Park
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Ways to Stay

KOA Journey

KOA Journey Campgrounds

KOA Journey campgrounds are the perfect oases after a day on the road. Whether it’s along the way or a quick getaway, they’ve got you covered. Located near the highways and byways of North America with long Pull-thru RV Sites, they deliver convenience to the traveling camper. Pull in, ease back and take a load off.

KOA Journeys Feature:

  • Pull-through RV Sites with 50-amp service
  • Premium Tent Sites
  • Well lit after hours check-in service

Latest Hot Deal

Big Weekend

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WHEN: May 13-14, 2022

WHAT: Stay Friday night, May 13th at a participating campground, and get Saturday night, May 14th for just $20*.

WHY: The Big Weekend helps raise funds to send kids with cancer to medically-supervised camps all across North America. Kids fighting cancer deserve a chance to attend a summer camp and to just be a kid again. Funds raised from May 14 support the KOA Care Camps Trust which distributes more than $1 million dollars annually to support 125+ Care Camps each year. Learn more at koacarecamps.org.

* Only at participating KOA locations. Applies to one-site, for two consecutive nights at the same KOA. Sites may be limited. Not valid with other discounts.

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Local Area

American Museum of Science and Energy

Where Science and History Come Alive!!
Explore the amazing world of science and technology and the unique history of Oak Ridge, the "Secret City" of World War II's Manhattan Project, through exciting live demonstrations, hands-on activities, films and exhibits.The Department of Energy (DOE) Facilities Public Bus Tour also departs from the museum during the months of June-September. The tour explores original Manhattan Project sites around Oak Ridge and shows the history behind the world's first atomic weapon which helped to end WWII.


Norris Dam State Park

The park's 4,000 acres of virgin forest and scenic nature trails surround Norris Dam and overlooks Norris Lake. It has a full service marina, a recreation area with a swimming pool, game room, tennis courts and volleyball court. Norris Dam State Park is also home to the Lenoir Historical Complex. This includes the Lenoir Museum, an 18th century grist mill and a threshing barn that depicts the life before the TVA built Norris Dam through pictorial history display, artifacts and historical documents. Be sure to take part in the park's annual events - Wildflower Hike's in late March-early April and the Holiday Homecoming during the second weekend in December.



Little Ponderosa Zoo

This "hands on zoo" is the perfect place for animal lovers of all ages to see your typical farm yard animal and exotic animals. Enjoy pony rides, the petting zoo and the barnyard nursery. There is a pavilion near the pond for picnic lunches. http://www.littleponderosazoo.com


Norris Lake

Recreation awaits you on Norris Lake, where the mountains meet the water. With 800 miles of shoreline, there always seems to be a secluded cove waiting for you. Norris Lake is also home to the Norris Dam, the first dam built by the Tennessee Valley Authority in 1936 for flood control, to bring efficient electrical power to East Tennessee and for recreation. Norris Dam is 265 feet high and stretches 1860 feet across the Clinch River. Be sure to check out these annual events on Norris Lake - Fire on the Water, the largest fireworks show on Norris Lake, takes place at Sequoyah Marina on the last Saturday in June and Fall Color Boat Cruises take place during the last two weeks of October. Whether you are fishing, boating, or simply enjoying the picturesque shoreline, you are sure to be satisfied with Norris lake. http://www.lakenorris.org



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