Briar Bottom Group Campground


Area Status: Closed

In the shadow of Mt. Mitchell, the highest peak in the Eastern US, and bordering the South Toe River, Briar Bottom Group Campground is a mecca for people who enjoy the outdoors and recreation, such as hiking and fishing. Briar Bottom Group Campground has six sites for up to 50 people at each site. Reservations are required; visit www.recreation.gov or call (877) 444-6777.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Open April 15 
Fees: This is a reservation only campsite. Reservations and customer service questions are through Recreation.Gov at the link below:  Briar Bottom Campsite 
Open Season: April 14
Usage: Heavy
Closest Towns: Burnsville
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Flush
Operated By: FIND Outdoors

General Information

Directions:

50 Black Mountain Campground Road, Burnsville, NC 28714


General Notes:

For reservations call 877-444-6777 or by visiting www.recreation.gov

 


Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities

Group Camping

Group camping is available. 6 sites for up to 50 people at each site

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 with a single hook. Farther upstream, the South Toe becomes "wild trout waters." Watch for state regulation signs posted along the river.

Day Hiking

Viewing Wildlife

Viewing Plants

Viewing Scenery

Group Picnicking

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
35.752581

  Longitude : 
-82.222565

  Elevation : 
3,040 ft.