If you are looking for a Private, Quiet, Peaceful place close to pleasurable activities Smokey Brook Hollow is the place for you.
Fishermen: You'll be right in the middle of South Holston Lake, Boone Lake, and Watauga Lake. You'll be right in between two great trout streams, the South Holston and Watauga Rivers. South Holston Lake is just minutes away with public access boat ramps.
Hot Rodders : We are minutes from Bristol Raceway and Drag Strip. Looking for a place to stay for the Chevy, Dodge, and Ford car shows check us out. Contact the race way for dates.
Golfers: There are plenty of places to golf in the area. The best known is the Virginian , Virginia Golf Course, located off Old Jonesbourgh road on Virginia Trail. There is the Bristol Golf and Country Club located off Old Jonesbourgh and King College Road and the Holston Valey Golf Course located off Bristol Caverns Highway. All located 15 to 30 minutes away depending on where you wish to tee off at.
Music Lovers: Every September Bristol Rhythm and Roots Reunion brings over 100 artists on 22 stages to historic downtown Bristol TN/VA for one of the region's best music festival!
Things to do close by: Downtown Elizabethton has one of the oldest Covered bridges (built in 1882) in the state! Antique shops line the quaint Mayberry type town with various restaurants. Antique cars line the down town streets (closing just for them) on weekends during warm weather.
White Water Rafting: It's available on the nearby Watauga River or the Nolichucky River (about a 30 or 40 min. drive).
Jonesborough, home of The National Story Telling Festival is about 45 minutes away. People from all over the world will be in attendance.
The Appalachian Fairgrounds in Gray is about 40 minutes away.
If motorcycles are your sport, you'll be just minutes away from US 421, aka ''The Snake''. Check out the '' Country Store'' in Shady Valley while your there, you'll love it. There are tons of back roads, gravel roads and mountains to explore as well.
You'll be about 30 minutes from Muddy Creek Raceway.
More things to do close by and Day Trips: Mountain Bikes: It's about a 45 minute scenic drive to Damascus, Virginia. That's the home of the world famous 'Virginia Creeper Trail'. If you've not heard of it, look it up online, the place is awesome, it is a senic bike path between Damascus and Abington Virginia. Or you could ride up the road to the national forest and use the many trails available there.
Biltmore House and Gardens, Grandfather Mountain, Sugar and Beech Mountain (skiing) and so much more are within daytrips
Or just relax, listen to the birds sing, the sound of the creek flowing and roast some marshmellows over the fire pit in the evening and tell ghost stories all night under the stars.