Category Archives: Our Gatlinburg Sports Complex

Rocky Top Mountain in the Great Smoky Mountains

Rocky Top Mountain: The Story Behind Our Gatlinburg Sports Complex’s Name

When we were coming up with a name for our sports campus in Gatlinburg, there was one phrase we knew we wanted associated with our brand: Rocky Top. This legendary mountain in East Tennessee holds a special place in the hearts of both visitors and locals alike. Read on to learn everything you need to know about hiking Rocky Top and how the most famous mountain in the Smokies inspired our name. Read More

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3 Places to Have Lunch Close to Rocky Top Sports World

One of the unique things about Rocky Top Sports World is our scenic location less than 10 minutes from both the entrance to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and downtown Gatlinburg. In addition to the beautiful scenery surrounding Rocky Top, our 80 acre sports complex is conveniently situated just a few minutes from several nearby restaurants. If you’re looking for a great spot to grab lunch before or after a visit to our facilities, you can’t go wrong with these Gatlinburg restaurants near Rocky Top Sports World: Read More

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6 Things to Bring to Your Winter Sports Tournament in Gatlinburg

Rocky Top Sports World has the perfect facilities to host your winter sports tournament! Our 86,000 square foot indoor complex can host a wide variety of sports, including volleyball, basketball, wrestling, martial arts, and more. Rocky Top boasts configurable space for 12 volleyball courts, six hardwood basketball courts, and plenty of bleacher seating. In addition, there is event planner work space, the indoor Champ’s Grill, and several team rooms. We provide nearly everything you need to host a successful tournament. However, there are six things that you should bring to your winter sports tournament in Gatlinburg: Read More