Cheoah Point Recreation Area

Campground & Beach: Open April 15 - October 31

Boat Launch: Open year round

Located adjacent to Santeetlah Lake, this area has developed camping, picnicking, swimming, fishing, and boating. Nearby, the Wauchecha Bald Trail provides access to the Appalachian Trail.

At a Glance

Area Amenities: Boat ramp, Toilets, Drinking water
Fees: $20 per night first come first served; $25 per night for RV sites; $40 per night for cabins
Permit Info: Reservations.
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: Robbinsville
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Flush

General Information


Cheoah Point is located 6 miles north of Robbinsville, NC on US 129 next to Santeetlah Lake.

General Notes:

Cheoah Ranger District
1070 Massey Branch Road
Robbinsville, NC 28771
(828) 479-6431

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information


Campground Camping

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Cabin Rentals

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Cabin rentals by reservation.

Reservation Info
Size Restrictions 2 cabins/6 people per cabin

Lake and Pond Fishing

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Boating - Motorized

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Boating - Non-Motorized

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Toilets: Flush
Boat ramp:
Drinking water: