Camp Roosevelt Recreation Area

Area Status: Temporarily Closed
This area is 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 location is temporarily shut down due to a waterline leak and will reopen when repairs are complete.
Fees $10 per site per night.
Restrictions: Alcoholic beverages prohibited. 
Closest Towns: Luray, VA
Water: Drinking water available
Restroom: Flush toilets
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.

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Activities


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Picnicking

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Reservation InfoNo Reservations Required

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