A Glamping Retreat, In The Smoky Mountains

Read our FAQ’s to learn more about what to expect when Glamping at Canopy Ridge. Find our Safari-like canvas tents to be a luxury getaway in the Great Smoky Mountains.

FAQ’s

Is there electricity at the tent?

No, there are lights and a fan that are powered from the battery pack you receive, There are also a led lantern and flashlight waiting for you. A Note from Bryan and Christy:We wanted our glamping experience be the best of both worlds.  We have disturbed nature as little as possible while pitching canvas tents […]

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Published on: November 17, 2019  -  Filed under: FAQ's

Are the bathrooms shared?

Yes, the private bathrooms are shared and located in the bathhouse.  We believe toilets in tents are not glamorous and take away from the experience. Tents 2 & 4  have private outdoor showers at the tent site A Note from Bryan and Christy:We wanted our glamping experience be the best of both worlds.  We have […]

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Published on: November 17, 2019  -  Filed under: FAQ's

How far from area attractions?

The National Park, Gatlinburg, and Pigeon Forge are all about 10 miles away via scenic, uncrowded drives A Note from Bryan and Christy:We wanted our glamping experience be the best of both worlds.  We have disturbed nature as little as possible while pitching canvas tents upon a wooden platform covered with beautiful hardwood floors. The […]

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Published on: November 17, 2019  -  Filed under: FAQ's

Are the tents too hot in the summer?

Most guests find the summer temps under the forest canopy to be ideal sleeping       temps.  The days can be hot, but most guests tend to be out exploring during the heat of day. The tents are not in direct sunlight and sit along a ridgeline which helps keep temps quite cooler than in town. […]

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Can we cook and keep food at the tent?

You may cook over the fire at the tent or at the propane grill at the lounge.  We ask that food not be stored at the sites unless in a bear proof cooler. A Note from Bryan and Christy:We wanted our glamping experience be the best of both worlds.  We have disturbed nature as little as […]

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Are the tents adequately spaced for privacy?

Yes, we chose each site with seclusion and intimacy in mind. A Note from Bryan and Christy:We wanted our glamping experience be the best of both worlds.  We have disturbed nature as little as possible while pitching canvas tents upon a wooden platform covered with beautiful hardwood floors. The less we disturb nature, the better […]

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Are the tents dry in heavy rains?

Totally weatherproof, it’s one of our favorite times to be under the canvas. Choose Your Tent A Note from Bryan and Christy:We wanted our glamping experience be the best of both worlds.  We have disturbed nature as little as possible while pitching canvas tents upon a wooden platform covered with beautiful hardwood floors. The less […]

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Published on: November 17, 2019  -  Filed under: FAQ's

Does each tent have its own fire pit or is it only communal?

Each tent has it own private fire pit and hammock at the tent site. Choose a Tent Here!     A Note from Bryan and Christy:We wanted our glamping experience be the best of both worlds.  We have disturbed nature as little as possible while pitching canvas tents upon a wooden platform covered with beautiful […]

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Published on: November 17, 2019  -  Filed under: FAQ's