Camp Roosevelt Recreation Area


Area Status: Closed

Camp Roosevelt Campground is the site of the first Civilian Conservation Corps Camp in the Nation. Follow the path through the CCC camp and view the foundations where the actual buildings once stood. Proud and lofty oak trees create the perfect atmosphere for enjoying a simple picnic or camping out with friends or family.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: This site is closed for the season.
Fees: $10 per site per night. We currently do not accept credit/debits cards at this campground.  Cash or checks only
Open Season: late-May - mid-October
Restrictions: Alcoholic beverages prohibited. 
Closest Towns: Luray, VA
Water: Drinking water available
Restroom: Flush toilets
Passes: The America the Beautiful Senior and Access Pass provides a 50% discount to the base campsite fee (not hook ups). No other America the Beautiful Interagency passes are valid at this site.
Operated By: Lee Ranger District: 540-984-4101

General Information

Directions: From I-81: Take exit 279. Turn east on SR 675. At intersection of US 11 and SR 675 in the center of Edinburg (T-intersection), turn left onto US 11. Make another right turn back onto SR 675 at the north end of Edinburg. Follow SR 675 for 5.9 miles over Massanutten Mountain to STOP sign at Kings Crossing (T-intersection). Turn right and continue on SR 675 for 3.4 miles to an X-intersection of SR 675, FDR 274, and SR 730. Turn left, still on SR 675. Camp entrance is 0.3 miles up, on the left side of the road.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities

Mountain Biking

Campground Camping

No. of Sites 10

Day Hiking

Viewing Wildlife

Interpretive Areas

Picnicking

No. of Sites Picnicking sites available
Reservation Info No Reservations Required

Group Picnicking

No. of Sites Group picnicking sites available

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
38.733055

  Longitude : 
-78.51722