The property borders the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. It is 3/4 mile from the Appalachian Trail (AT) at Davenport Gap, 2 1/2 miles to Big Creek north entrance to the GSMNP, 3 miles to the Pigeon River whitewater put-in, 4 miles to Interstate 40, and accessible to hundreds of miles of mountain biking and hiking trails and roads. This is a rural area and a vehicle is necessary for getting around.
Sky Camp is located on the north side of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and is approximately 25 minutes to Newport TN, 35 minutes to Waynesville NC, 50 minutes to Asheville NC, 45 minutes to Gatlinburg TN, and 4 hours to Atlanta GA.
Nearby is whitewater rafting, zip lining, fishing, hiking, biking, relaxing and much more. Harrah's Casino on the Cherokee Indian Reservation is about an hour's drive, as well as Maggie Valley and the Cataloochee area of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.