Neuse River Campground


Situated on a bank of the Neuse River and under tall pines and hardwoods, the Neuse River Recreation Area offers secluded campsites, a large picnic area and a sandy beach.

Sites can be reserved at

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Gate closes at 08:00 p.m but not locked.
Fees This is a fee campground. There are 14 sites with electricity. Site fees are $12 and a $5 electrical surcharge. The fee box and envelopes are located near the entrance.
Open Season: March 1st
Usage: Heavy
Restrictions: Dogs must be kept on a leash at all times. No alcohol.
Closest Towns: New Bern and Havelock
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Full Bathhouse.
Operated By: USDA-Forest Service, Croatan National Forest

General Information

Directions: (Locally called Flanners Beach.) From New Bern, take US 70 East about 12 miles. About 2 miles south of the Croatan District office, turn left on SR 1107 and go 1.5 miles. Campground is signed on US 70 also.


Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

RV and tent camping is available. A Campground host is on site.

Reservation Info None
Fire Information Fire rings at each site
No. of Sites 45
No. of Accessible sites 45

RV Camping

RV camping with electrical sites. Campground host onsite.
Reservation InfoNone
Hookup - WaterWater
Fire InformationFire rings at each site.
No. of Sites45
Size Restrictions50 foot
No. of Accessible sites45
Hookups - Electric14 sites
Dump StationsDump Station onsite
Pavement Type for ParkingPaved
Difficulty Level: Easy

Group Camping

Group camping is available Two tenst per site up to 10 people
Reservation InfoNone
Fire InformationFire rings available at each site.
No. of Sites45
No. of Accessible sites45
Hookups - Electric14


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