West Morris Mtn. Campground

Area Status: Open

There are 14 individual campsites and 2 group campsites available at this location. Two vault toilets and thred double trash cans are located within the campground.  All sites have a table, grill/fire ring, lantern post and camping pad. These sites are suitable for either tents or RV's. There is no water or electrical hook-ups at this location.  We recommend you bring a cookstove for cooking meals.  This is a very rustic campground.

Opportunities for hunting and hiking are available. A 3/4-mile trail leads from the campground to the Uwharrie National Recreation Trail, a 28-mile National Recreational Trail. A small country store is located about 3 miles away in the small community called Eldorado.  This store and gas station is north of the intersection of Ophir Road and NC Hwy 109N.  The town of Troy is approximately 15 minutes south on NC Hwy 109N where there are grocery stores, gas stations, restaurants and other amenities.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Open year round.  Check in is at 4:00 pm and check out is at 2:00 pm. 
Reservations: No reservations needed for this campground. All sites are first come first serve and you pay at the fee tube within 30 minutes of setting up at a campsite.
Fees: Pay camping fee using the fee envelopes at the pay station and fee tube.  Fees are $10 per night for single sites; $20 per night for the group sites. The gingle sites are for groups up to 8 people and the group sites are for 16 people per site. Campsite discounts are only on the single sites.  The two group sites are not discounted.  The Senior or Access Interagency Pass Discounts for single sites are $5 per night. Cash or check can be used to pay for sites. Make checks out to USDA Forest Service.
Open Season: Year Round
Usage: Light
Water: No Drinking Water
Restroom: Vault Toilets

General Information


From Hwy 109, at the community of Uwharrie, take Ophir Road (SR 1134). Go approximately 2 miles and West Morris Mountain Campground is on the right.

General Notes:

Uwharrie Ranger District
789 Biscoe Road
Troy, NC 27371
(910) 576-6391

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