Baneberry is a city in Jefferson County with a population of 366. It lies 40 miles east of Knoxville on a peninsula jutting into the Douglas Lake portion of the French Broad River. It is known as a resort community with a pro golf course that hosts many golf outings. The residential community with its attractively landscaped homes has spectacular views of the Great Smoky Mountains.
Residents and guest alike enjoy immediate access to the recreational advantages of the Baneberry Golf Club and Resort, which includes the golf course, pro shop, swimming pool, tennis courts, restaurant, and to boating and fishing on Douglas Lake and nearby ponds. With its water and woodland trails the town has the peaceful feeling of a nature preserve.