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Smoky Mountain Deer Farm & Exotic Petting Zoo

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Address: 478 Happy Hollow Ln, Sevierville, TN 37876-2002
Phone Number:
+1 865-428-3337
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10:00 - 17:30
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 17:30
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Welcome to the Smoky Mountain Deer Farm and Exotic Petting Zoo & Deer...

Welcome to the Smoky Mountain Deer Farm and Exotic Petting Zoo & Deer Farm Riding Stables. You’re going to love our unique barnyard environment, nestled on 143 acres of a beautiful mountain property. Bring the family to meet, pet and feed our friendly animals, including goats, deer, camels, elk, reindeer, emu, zebra, exotic cattle, watusi, zonkeys, and so much more! You can even walk amongst our tame fallow deer. After the zoo, the little ones can enjoy a ride on one of our gentle ponies, led by Mom or Dad. Or, the whole family can take a relaxing horseback ride through our wooded Smoky Mountain home, led by our courteous and experienced guides. We hope to see you soon!

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Still lots of fun- been visiting for years!

We started visiting the Smoky Mountain Deer Farm Petting Zoo since 2007 with our family. And they are still one of our "must go to" destinations when we're in East Tennessee... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
Amy R

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We started visiting the Smoky Mountain Deer Farm Petting Zoo since 2007 with our family. And they are still one of our "must go to" destinations when we're in East Tennessee. The staff take excellent care of these wonderful creatures. Everyone is so friendly and helpful. We always have a wonderful time. Thank you!

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Thank Amy R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Absolutely fun for for the whole families! The animals are friendly, and thereabouts to see here! This is great for all ages...Tots to grandma and grandpa!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Animals are perfect for children. A little scenic drive to get to but very much worth it. I would go back again to do the horse riding.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had my three-year-old grandson's birthday party there and everyone all the children and adults loved it the kids were able to freely pit peacocks and ride ponies then we went into the zoo and got to hand feed so many animals it was a great experience for all

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is greater than 5 stars. We took our son there for his second birthday and he loved it. The animals were all so friendly and loved his cuddles, the staff was amazing and did a great job taking care of the animals and educating the visitors. I was blown away by how many animals you could interact with.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Slobbering camels, deer, and kangaroos are just a few of the creatures you can see and touch here. Great staff to answer questions.

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Remington, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited with two friends I was traveling with. We were deciding between here and the Rainforest Adventures in the same town. We choose this location because it seemed we could have closer interaction to the animals (and boy did we!) You can feed and pet every single animal in the park (as long as you can get them to... More 

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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I have been coming to Pigeon Forge as a couple for many years now. I would have to say today was the happiest I have ever seen her. She loves animals and today she got to hold, pet, and feed some amazing and beautiful critters. To walk amongst a herd of deer, having a camel eat right... More 

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Pocono Mountains Region, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A Great Place for kids and adults both. Many different animals to see and mingle with. Highly recommend this place.

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Sylva, North Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

We took our 5 and 6 year old daughters here last summer. They loved it. They were able to feed and pet most all the animals. They really enjoyed the baby goats, and all the deer. We look forward to visiting again.

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