Arrowhead Campground


Campsite with campers

Arrowhead Campground has 48 sites for Tent/RV camping. Sites #46-#49 are tent only. All sites are accessible to people with disabilities. Each site has a table, grill, fire ring, lantern post and camping pad. The campground has 6 spigots located around the campground for drinking water. A bathhouse with flush toilets, hot showers, and laundry sink is available. There is a family restroom located at the front of the bathhouse if privacy is desired. A 0.75-mile paved bicycle/walking path loops around the campground. The fee-station is located at the entrance to the campground. There is a dump station located across from the pay station. Payment can be made by cash or check: make checks out to the USDA Forest Service.

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At a Glance

Operational Hours: Check-in Time is 4:00 pm and Check-out Time is 2:00 pm.
Reservations: Reservations can be made by going to or by calling 1-877-444-6777 or TDD 1-877-833-6777. They need to be made at least 3 days in advance or can be made up to 240 days in advance. We do not make reservations at the District Office.
Fees Nightly camping fees for single campsites is $18. Fees for double sites are $36 per night.  Thirty-three of the sites have electrical hookups and the electrical surcharge is $7 per night. 
Open Season: Year Round
Usage: Heavy
Closest Towns: Troy
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Flush toilets and showers
Operated By: USDA Forest Service, Uwharrie National Forest, phone # (910) 576-6391

General Information


From Troy, Hwy 109 N, go to Mullinix Rd. just past Eldorado Outpost. Turn left onto Mullinix Rd., and continue past Badin Horse Camp. Turn right on FR 544 (McLeans Creek Road) to for 1.8 miles come to a stop sign and turn left on FR 597 (Badin Lake Road) for 0.6 mile. Turn right on FR 597B (Cove Road) to the entrance of the campground on the right.

General Notes:

Uwharrie Ranger District
District Ranger, Deborah Walker
789 NC 24/27 East
Troy, NC 27371
(910) 576-6391

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RV Camping

RV campsites at campground. Dump Station at campground. Bathhouse with flush toilets and showers available.  Several campsites with electrical hookup but no water hookups at campsites.

Reservation Info Reservations can only be made at or call 877-444-6777 or TDD 877-833-6777.  Reservations need to be made at least 3 days in advance of arrival and can be made up to 240 days in advance.  Reservations are not taken at the Uwharrie National Forest office.
Hookup - WaterNone
Fire Information Grills and fire rings at each site.
Pavement Type of Parking Gravel and Asphalt depending on which site.
Size Restrictions 40 foot
No. of Sites 48 sites available in total with 33 sites having electrical hookups.
Hookups - ElectricSites 12-45 with hookups.
Dump StationsDump Station on site.
Hookup - SewerNone
Difficulty Level: Easy

Campground Camping

RV and Tent camping at this campground. Dump Station at campground.  Bathhouse with flush toilets and hot showers available.  Several campsites with electrical hookup but no water hookups at campsites.  


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