Campgrounds Archives - NC Blue Ridge


When you check into a Blue Ridge campground, you’ll likely get a warm greeting from the neighbors: whether they’re deer, owls, chipmunks or a nice retired couple from Peoria. NC Mountain Camping can include fishing, nature trails, whitewater paddling, tubing or rock climbing… or just shooting the breeze around the campfire … with those nice Peoria folks.

Bear Den Campground & Creekside Cabins

Blue Ridge Parkway Mile Post 324.8/600 Bear Den Mtn. Rd.
Spruce Pine, NC 28777

Bear Den Family Campground is “Your Base Camp for Mountain Adventure,” voted “Best of the Blue Ridge.” Our 400+ acres Campground and Cabin rentals are located in the Heart of the Pisgah National Forest. Just minutes from Linville Falls and Gorge, and centrally located between

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Black Mountain Campground & Briar Bottom Group Campground

50 Black Mountain Campground Rd.
Burnsville, NC 28714
(828) 675-5616

Time spent at Black Mountain and Briar Bottom campgrounds is time well spent! Located on the South Toe River, campers have a perfect place for swimming, tubing and fly fishing. Take in the incredible scenery of the Southern Appalachians by hiking the Hemlock Nature trail, or take a 5.6 mile hike to…

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CABINS at Tryon International Equestrian Center

4066 Pea Ridge Rd
Mill Spring, NC 28756

Whether you’re in need of a relaxing getaway or seeking an adventurous Carolina Foothills
experience, Tryon Resort’s lodging offers something for every visit or group size. Choose a three
or five-bedroom creekside cabin for a relaxing retreat, one-bedroom “tiny house” cabins that

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Carolina Hemlocks Recreation Area & Campground

6000 HWY. 80 S
Burnsville, NC 28714
(828) 675-5509

Stay at Carolina Hemlocks and experience some of the best camping in NC! The South Toe River runs alongside the campground, creating a great place to swim, trout fish and tube. The campground has sites available for both tents and RV’s, some sites with river views. Located in the Appalachian…

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Davidson River Campground

1 Davidson River Circle
Pisgah Forest, NC 28768

Davidson River Campground is nestled just inside the Pisgah National Forest and only 3 miles away from the beautiful town of Brevard, NC. The campground runs along Davidson River, a great place for fishing, tubing, and swimming, and is considered one of the premier trout fishing spots in the…

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Lake James State Park

Paddy’s Creek Area, 6883 NC-126
Nebo, NC 28761

Lake James State Park is a North Carolina state park in Burke and McDowell Counties, North Carolina in the United States. Located near Nebo, North Carolina, it covers 3644 acre and borders 6510 acre Lake James.

Lake James State Park offers a full menu of activities. Along with boating, swimming…

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Lake Powhatan Recreation Area

375 Wesley Branch Rd.
Asheville, NC 28806
828- 670-5627

Lake Powhatan is the finest in Asheville camping and is close to where the action is! Located only 10 minutes from Asheville, North Carolina, this is the perfect spot to base your vacation. The campground borders the 6,000-acre Bent Creek Experimental Forest, a haven for mountain bikers, and is…

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North Mills River Recreation Area & Campground

5289 N. Mills River Rd.
Horse Shoe, NC 28742

North Mills River Recreation Area is a secluded jewel for camping in NC. Each campsite is only a short stroll from the swift, cool, shallow waters of North Mills River. Swim, tube, or fish for Rainbow, Brook and Brown Trout in a beautiful, forested setting. Within 30

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Springmaid Mountain

2171 Henredon Rd
Spruce Pine, NC 28777

Springmaid Mountain is a secluded 400-acre retreat located on the North Toe River, offering visitors peace, quiet and tranquility. Cabins and camping options are available, all just a mile-and-a-half off the Blue Ridge Parkway, Springmaid Mountain is the perfect place to get away from the hustle…

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