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Lost Creek Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

Lost Creek Campground is located along the banks of Big Lost Creek. This primitive campground offers remote camping and is surrounded by dense forest and creeks. Lost Creek Campground is open year round. Sites are filled on a first-come, first-served basis. While staying at Lost Creek, campers can enjoy fishing in Big Lost Creek (note: special regulations are in effect for fishing in Big Lost Creek).

At a Glance

Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Toilets
Fees No Fee.
Restrictions:
  • Food storage restrictions apply at all areas on the Cherokee National Forest. All food and beverages must be stored in an approved bear-proof container, your locked vehicle or hard-sided camper at all times unless being eaten, prepared, or transported.
  • Maximum of 5 people and 2 vehicles at each site.
Closest Towns: Benton, TN
Water: No potable water provided
Restroom: Vault Toilets
Operated By: US Forest Service

General Information

Directions: From Highway 64 - Turn on to Highway 30, go 6 miles and turn right on FR 103, it's 7 miles to the campground.

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Activities


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Amenities

Toilets
Tent camping
Camping trailer

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Location

 
  Latitude : 
35.160012

  Longitude : 
-84.467883

 

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