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Dispersed Camping

Map of Virginia showing its borders and the location of the ranger districts.

What is Dispersed Camping?

Many people enjoy the solitude and primitive experience of camping away from developed campgrounds and other campers. Dispersed camping is camping anywhere in the National Forest outside of a designated campground. Dispersed camping is free, therefore services andĀ facilitiesĀ are not provided.

Dispersed camping is permitted throughout the George Washington and Je...

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Dispersed Camping Areas