Hurricane Creek Horse & Primitive Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

This primitive camping area is located in the midst of a multitude of trails for hikers and horseback riders. A horse camp Is available with stalls. A vault toilet and fire rings are available. Access to horse trails is available directly from the horse camp. Big and small game hunting occurs in the surrounding area.

At a Glance

Fees $6 per camping unit on a first come, first serve basis
Open Season: March 15 - January 1
Usage: Light
Restrictions: Horses are permitted only in the horse camp area and on trails. Fire are permitted only in fire rings. No camping within 50 feet of water.
Closest Towns: Franklin
Water: None
Restroom: vault
Operated By: MJK Enterprises Concessionaire. For more information contact Nantahala National Forest, Nantahala Ranger District, 90 Sloan Road, Franklin, NC 28734, (828)-524-6441

General Information

Directions: From Franklin, take US 64W for 9 miles, turn left on old US 64 and follow signs to Standing Indian Campground. Continue south on FS Rd 67 passed Standing Indian Campground for 2 miles. Gravel road

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Activities


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