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  • Uwharrie NF to Reopen Several Campgrounds, Trails, & Recreation Sites

    Asheville, NC – May 29, 2020 – On June 1, 2020, Uwharrie National Forest will open the Badin Lake OHV Trail Complex. The vault toilets will remain closed, visitors should be prepared to take waste home.

    Canebrake Horse Camp will remain closed however Canebrake Overflow and Badin Horse Camp will open on June 1 for dispersed camping and day use parking. Arrowhead Campground, Badin Lake Campground, Canebrake Horse Camp, West Morris Mt. Campground, Yates Place Camp, Uwharrie Hunt Camp, Flintlock Valley Shooting Range, and King’s Mt. Point Day Use Area are expected to reopen later in June.

    Badin Lake Group Camp will remain closed until the Conservation Corps North Carolina crew has completed trail work in late August. 

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