Park Policies

Buddy Bear in the Smokies Park Policies

The following are for the safety and enjoyment of our guests and visitors. Please follow these simple rules. Guests who violate these guidelines could be removed from the Park without a refund.


All guests/visitors must register at the office prior to entering the park.


11:00 AM. Please re-register by 10:00 AM if staying an additional night. Late check-out may be available for an additional fee depending on incoming reservations.

Speed Limit

There is a strictly enforced 7 mph speed limit within the park. You will receive one warning. Upon a second offense you will be asked to leave with a 0% refund. This is for safety.

Quiet Hours

10:00 PM to 8:00 AM.


Pets are welcome, but must be on a leash at all times. Pet droppings must be picked up and disposed of properly. Adults are responsible for their pets even when attended by their children. Pets are not allowed in the amenity areas, buildings, or rental cabins. No aggressive pets.

Sewer Hook-up

All campers must have a secure sewer line connection. Sewer donuts or elbows available at Park Store. (This is a state law.)


Campfires allowed in fire rings only. Do not relocate the fire rings. Firewood may be purchased at the Park Store. No cutting or taking firewood from anywhere around the Park.


Please, no smoking allowed in any building or cabin. Do not discard cigarette butts on the ground.


Prohibited within the park.

Alcoholic Beverages

Allowed at campsite only.


Place trash in dumpsters. Do not leave trash outside overnight.


One car and one RV allowed per site. Additional parking may be available for registered guests, please check with the office.

Golf Carts

Electric or gas golf carts are allowed. Drivers must have a driver’s license. No gas golf carts are to be operated during quiet hours.


All ATVs/UTVs/ROVs must be kept on trailers. No operation of ATVs/UTVs/ROVs allowed within the Park.
Washing of Vehicles: No washing of any vehicles, campers, or RVs allowed. Do not dump grey water on the ground.

Fishing in River

Fishing in the river is allowed, please adhere to all government regulations. Please properly dispose of all fishing line, hooks, etc.

Swimming in River

Swimming in the River is allowed at your own risk. We do not recommend swimming in the river. It is not easily accessible. You will be responsible for any injuries that occur.

Swimming Pool

Please obey all posted rules and hours. All children 14 and under must be accompanied by an adult. No pets permitted. No lifeguard on duty.


Parents/Guardians are responsible for the actions and safety of their children. Please respect other guests. Do not play TVs or music so loud that your neighbor can hear the noise. Please do not walk-through other guest’s campsites. Please properly secure personal belongings.


Enjoy your Stay!

Buddy Bear in the Smokies RV Park
1518 Dolly Parton Parkway
Sevierville, TN 37862

(865) 440-2082