Rocky Bluff Campground

Area Status: Closed
This area is Closed
 

Rocky Bluff Campground offers solitude in a wooded setting and is located 3 miles south of Hot Springs. The 1.2 mile Spring Creek Nature Trail circles the campground and meanders beside the creek, an excellent trout stream.

At a Glance

Reservations: First-come, First-served. No reservations
Fees This is a fee campground. The fee is $8.00 per site per night. There are 15 campsites. Each site has a parking spur, picnic table, tent pad and fire grate. 14-day limit for visit.
Open Season: May 23, 2014 - September 2, 2014
Closest Towns: Hot Springs
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Flush
Operated By: USDA Forest Service the district office phone number is (828) 689-9694

General Information

Directions: From Asheville (40 miles): Take U.S. 19/23 N to U.S. 25/70 NW toward Marshall and Hot Springs for about 30 miles. At junction of U.S. 25/70 and NC 208, take a left and continue on U.S. 25/70 to Hot Springs. From Hot Springs take NC 209 for 3 miles. Rocky Bluff Campground is on the left.

Activities


Camping & Cabins

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Fishing

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Hiking

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Nature Viewing

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Viewing Wildlife

As you travel the border of Spring Creek, you may spot great blue heron scoping for trout. In the forest, you may see a wild turkey spreading its plumage, deer grazing or a ruffled grouse scurrying through crackling leaves.

Viewing Plants

In the forest, you can view vibrant wildflowers such as lady's slipper and trillium.

Viewing Scenery