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
Check-in Time is 4:00 pm and Check-out Time is 2:00 pm.
Reservations can be made by going to www.recreation.gov 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.
Nightly camping fees for single campsites is $15. That fee will increase to $18 in 2016. Fees for double sites are $30 per night. That fee will increase to $36 in 2016. Thirty-three of the sites have electrical hookups and the electrical surcharge is $5 per night. That fee will increase to $7 per night in 2016. Additional revenue will help defray the expense of electrical hookups as well as maintaining and operating water, sewage and other facilities and providing campground hosts. Campsite fees have not increased since 2001.
||Flush toilets and showers
||USDA Forest Service, Uwharrie National Forest, phone # (910) 576-6391
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.
Uwharrie Ranger District
District Ranger, Deborah Walker
789 NC 24/27 East
Troy, NC 27371