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Rocky Top overview

Whatever your interests are, Rocky Top has something for you. Rocky Top might not have many well-known attractions, but you don't need to travel far to find places worth a visit like Museum of Appalachia and Appalachian Arts Craft Center. While you're in town, don't miss out on other sights including Norris Dam State Park.

Where to stay in Rocky Top

A welcoming city, Rocky Top has a variety of hotels to choose from. There are 2 hotels in Rocky Top and you can shop as many as 110 deals for rooms on, some with discounts of up to 20%. We have room prices starting at 30 USD per night and here you'll find a breakdown of hotels by star rating in Rocky Top as well as in the surrounding area:
  • • 13 4-star hotels from 96 USD per night
  • • 61 3-star hotels from 60 USD per night
  • • 21 2-star hotels from 43 USD per night

How to get to Rocky Top

Fly into Knoxville, TN (TYS-McGhee Tyson), 29.9 mi (48.2 km) from central Rocky Top.

What to see around Rocky Top

Its lakes, parks, and riverfront are notable, and top spots for nature lovers include:
  • • Norris Dam State Park
  • • Cove Lake State Park
  • • Gibbs Ferry Park
  • • Big Ridge State Park
  • • Haw Ridge Park
Here are some recommended places to see in the surrounding area:
  • • Museum of Appalachia (5.5 mi/8.9 km from the city center)
  • • Appalachian Arts Craft Center (5.5 mi/8.9 km from the city center)
  • • Cove Lake State Park (7 mi/11.2 km from the city center)
  • • Little Ponderosa Zoo and Rescue (7.3 mi/11.7 km from the city center)
  • • Green McAdoo Cultural Center (8.1 mi/13 km from the city center)

When to visit Rocky Top

If you're just starting to think about trip planning, you might be wondering when is the best time to visit. Here's a list of seasonal norms to help you arrange your travel schedule:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • • January-March: 66°F day, 29°F night
  • • April-June: 88°F day, 44°F night
  • • July-September: 89°F day, 54°F night
  • • October-December: 76°F day, 29°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • • January-March: 14.33 inches
  • • April-June: 12.76 inches
  • • July-September: 11.73 inches
  • • October-December: 12.24 inches