Ammons Branch Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Dispersed camping along Bull Pen Road. Four dispersed sites are available with picnic tables and lantern hangers. A pit toilet is available. Please pack in and pack out.

At a Glance

Fees No fee
Open Season: year round
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Primtive camping with pack in , pack out
Closest Towns: Highlands
Water: None
Restroom: Pit
Operated By: Nantahala National Forest, Nantahala Ranger District, 90 Sloan Road, Franklin, NC 28734, (828)-524-6441

General Information


From Highlands, NC, follow Main Stret east out of town about 4.5 miles through Horse Cove road. When pavement ends, bear right on Bull Pen Road and travel approximately 1.5 miles.

General Notes:

Nantahala Ranger District
90 Sloan Road
Franklin, NC 28734
(828) 524-6441

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