Camping North Carolina Guide Book

by Melissa Watson (Falcon Guides)
Camping North Carolina  by Melissa Watson

233pp/maps/photos
ISBN: 9780762748136

Camping North Carolina provides useful information about public campgrounds in the state of North Carolina. Within each of the campground listings is vital information on location, road conditions, fees, reservations, dates of operation, available facilities, and recreational activities. You will also find many fun and exciting things to do in the surrounding areas of each campground, from hang gliding on the Outer Banks to zip lining in the mountains, watching the wild mustangs run on the beach, or simply sitting by a waterfall. Also included is helpful information about camping basics and etiquette, camping with children, and the state's diverse and abundant wildlife. Pack up the tent, load the RV, and hit the road. With this guide in hand, North Carolina is yours to explore.

© 2013 Melissa Watson/Falcon Guides. All Rights Reserved.

Trails from the "Camping North Carolina" Guide Book
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... Preview: Alleghany Fairgrounds is not a traditional campground. Although camping is open to the public, the facility was designed for larger events, such as the Alleghany County Fiddler’s Convention. There are ... From the guidebook "Camping North Carolina"
Sparta, NC - Campgrounds - Trail Length:
... Preview: This tiny, remote campground has just four campsites, each surrounded by the forest, giving you lots and lots of privacy. Although you are only a few miles from the town of Highlands, it feels as thou ... From the guidebook "Camping North Carolina"
Highlands, NC - Campgrounds - Trail Length:
... Preview: Although Appletree is a bit off the beaten path, the surrounding Nantahala National Forest has trails galore. Whether your group likes to hike, mountain bike, or ride on horseback, you are sure to fin ... From the guidebook "Camping North Carolina"
Andrews, NC - Campgrounds - Trail Length:
... Preview: Its location, less than 1 mile from the Cove Boat Ramp, makes Arrowhead a great place to appreciate Badin Lake from the water, whether you want to swim, fish, water-ski, or just tool around in your bo ... From the guidebook "Camping North Carolina"
Troy, NC - Campgrounds - Trail Length:
... Preview: Depending on which map you use, it may look as though FR 516 ends well before the campground. Actually a very well-maintained, smooth gravel road leads all the way to the Art Lilley Campground. While ... From the guidebook "Camping North Carolina"
Troy, NC - Campgrounds - Trail Length:
... Preview: This little hidden gem sits at the northeastern corner of the Uwharrie National Forest and along the banks of Badin Lake. This is a great location for those wanting to enjoy the lake by boat. Many of ... From the guidebook "Camping North Carolina"
Troy, NC - Campgrounds - Trail Length:
... Preview: Badin Lake Horse Camp is the polar opposite of Canebrake Horse Camp. In essence, this horse “camp” is simply an open field, and the field is not on level ground. There are posts galore, lined up on on ... From the guidebook "Camping North Carolina"
Troy, NC - Campgrounds - Trail Length:
... Preview: Only a handful of primitive campsites are found off FR 74. This is an extremely remote portion of the Pisgah National Forest, so be sure to have all your provisions, including drinking water, before y ... From the guidebook "Camping North Carolina"
Barnardsville, NC - Campgrounds - Trail Length:
... Preview: Black Mountain Campground is simply wonderful. The sites are well spaced out, and some of them are right alongside the South Toe River. One of the campground loops has a large open field where you cou ... From the guidebook "Camping North Carolina"
Busick, NC - Campgrounds - Trail Length:
... Preview: The campground has a few loops, each with an open grassy field in the middle. The campsites line the inner and outer edges of the loops, and the sites on the outer edge tend to offer more privacy than ... From the guidebook "Camping North Carolina"
Little Switzerland, NC - Campgrounds - Trail Length:
... Preview: Doughton Park has several loops, depending on what you’re camping in. The RV loop is small and quite peaceful. If you’re in a tent and want more privacy, there is a tent-only area that requires a shor ... From the guidebook "Camping North Carolina"
Sparta, NC - Campgrounds - Trail Length:
... Preview: As the Blue Ridge Parkway’s largest campground, this place is huge! They have a lovely lake, boat rentals, lots of hiking trails, an amphitheatre, and a large picnic area. There are loops for each cam ... From the guidebook "Camping North Carolina"
Blowing Rock, NC - Campgrounds - Trail Length:
... Preview: The campground comprises two loops, keeping it small in comparison to some of the other campgrounds along the Blue Ridge Parkway. A wide-open grassy field sits in the middle of each loop, and as you w ... From the guidebook "Camping North Carolina"
Linville Falls, NC - Campgrounds - Trail Length:
... Preview: A room with a view. As you travel along the Blue Ridge Parkway, that’s exactly what you get—jaw dropping view after view. And when you arrive at the Mount Pisgah Campground, at nearly 5,000 feet of el ... From the guidebook "Camping North Carolina"
Canton, NC - Campgrounds - Trail Length:
... Preview: The Blue Valley Experimental Forest contains approximately 1,400 acres of primarily white pine trees with hardwoods mixed in. Miles of hiking trails with breathtaking long-range views await as you exp ... From the guidebook "Camping North Carolina"
Highlands, NC - Campgrounds - Trail Length:
... Preview: Isolated—in a word, Bob Allison Campground is just that. This is as rustic as it gets. There is no restroom, not even a vault toilet, so come prepared; and remember that cat holes must be dug at least ... From the guidebook "Camping North Carolina"
Hayesville, NC - Campgrounds - Trail Length:
... Preview: Well off the beaten path, this quaint, primitive campground doesn’t see much traffic. With its picnic area and a fishing pond, this is a nice place to unwind, read a book, and simply lay low. There ar ... From the guidebook "Camping North Carolina"
Lenoir, NC - Campgrounds - Trail Length:
... Preview: For a small county park, Boone’s Cave has quite a bit to offer any nature enthusiast. The park, and the cave for which it was named, rest alongside the banks of the Yadkin River. Fishing is permitted, ... From the guidebook "Camping North Carolina"
Lexington, NC - Campgrounds - Trail Length:
... Preview: Briar Bottom Group Camp is located within the Black Mountain Campground. You have to cross a small creek to enter the campground, so you may want to warn those in your group to bring high-clearance ve ... From the guidebook "Camping North Carolina"
Busick, NC - Campgrounds - Trail Length:
... Preview: Although there are only six sites, they are well groomed, well maintained, and big enough for large RVs or a horse trailer. The campground has a community fire pit with benches around it. The sites si ... From the guidebook "Camping North Carolina"
Hayesville, NC - Campgrounds - Trail Length:

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