Black Mountain Campground

  

Sitting in the shadow of Mt. Mitchell, the highest peak in the Eastern US, and bordering the South Toe River, Black Mountain campground is mecca for people who enjoy the outdoors and recreation, such as hiking and fishing. Black Mountain Campground offers individual camping sites (none with hookups).

At a Glance

Fees This is a fee campground, operated by CFAIA. See CFAIA website.
Open Season: April 14
Usage: Heavy
Closest Towns: Burnsville
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Flush toilets and showers
Operated By: Cradle of Forestry In America Campground Division (CFAIA)

General Information

Directions:

50 Black Mountain Campground Road, Burnsville, NC 28714


General Notes:

Appalachian Ranger District
632 Manor Road
Mars Hill, NC 28754
(828) 689-9694 


Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities


Camping & Cabins

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Fishing

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River and Stream Fishing

Bounties of trout fill the area's streams. Near Black Mountain Campground, the stream is catch-and-release and lures are limited to artificial flies and a single hook. Farther upstream, the South Toe becomes wild trout waters. Watch for state regulations signs posted along the river.


Hiking

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Nature Viewing

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Outdoor Learning

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Picnicking

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