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Do your children live for sports? If so, the Smoky Mountains are the place to be! Whether it is Baseball, Soccer, Volleyball, Basketball, Football, Wrestling or Tennis you desire, we have two area youth sport venues that will fit like a glove!

Ripken Experience in Pigeon Forge

Ripken Experience Pigeon Forge.jpgRipken is a name known throughout decades of baseball. The Ripken’s have used their love of the game, skills and knowledge to create an all-inclusive experience that will make your children feel like they are in the big leagues! With Spring Camp and year round tournaments, each team that participates will go through 6 fields, inevitably leading up to a replica of  Baltimore’s Camden Yards. Children will learn the value of teamwork and will go on to win a series of prizes for winning the tournament. Ripken offers several Bull Pen’s, batting cages and various training stations as well as their MLB style fields for tournament use. You will also find fan gear in gift shops, concessions and much more. Parking and watching the games are always free at Ripken, so you will never have to miss a moment of excitement! If you are seeking a great place to strengthen your child’s skills, while boosting their confidence, this is the best place to be! Be sure to book tournaments or spots for high school training camp in advance, spots fill up quickly.

Where to Stay near the Ripken Experience

Whether traveling with family or the entire team for tournament play at the Ripken Experience in Pigeon Forge, we have the best selection of cabin rentals located near the Ripken Experience for you to enjoy. Choose from a Pigeon Forge cabin rental with wonderful amenities and the comforts of home while playing ball at the Ripken Experience. 

Rocky Top Sports World in Gatlinburg

Rocky Top Sports World GatlinburgRocky Top Sports complex offers a variety of different sports. The indoor complex includes 6 basketball courts, 12 volleyball courts, team rooms, an on-site restaurant and more! In addition to the main building, there are an additional 4 basketball courts and 5 volleyball courts on site. The complex include six Astroturf fields, one natural turf field, a championship field with seating for 1,500 people, picnic tables, play areas, and more!

Where to Stay near Rocky Top Sports World

If your team is playing at the complex, be sure to check out our beautiful cabin rentals located near Rocky Top Sports World in Gatlinburg for a truly amazing experience. Our cabins near Rocky Top Sports World put you near the action but also near all of the fun things to see and do while visiting Gatlinburg, Tennessee. 

Because we have The Cal Ripken Experience and Rocky Top Sports World, the Smoky Mountains region now has the capability of hosting multiple tournaments simultaneously. The combination of incredible sports facilities, plentiful lodging choices, amazing attractions, tasty restaurants, and the top visited National Park in the country makes the Smoky Mountains area the best spot in the country for your upcoming youth sport tournament.