Kimsey Creek Group Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

A pleasant setting for a group camp. It is bordered by the Nantahala River, a native trout stream, and numerous hiking trails to adjoining mountain peaks are present. Three groups sites with a maximum of 25 people per site are available on a reservation basis only. Kimsey Creek Group Campground is a group area within Standing Indian Campground. Big and small game hunting occurs in the surrounding area.

At a Glance

Reservations: Sites are available by reservation only. R eservations are available by contacting the National Recreation Reservation System at 1-877-444-6777 or visit www.recreation.gov. Listed under Standing Indian Campground.
Fees $75 per group site with a minimum of 10 and maximum of 25 people per site.
Open Season: April 1 - November 30
Usage: Light
Closest Towns: Franklin
Water: Drinking Water
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. Reservations are available by contacting the National Recreation Reservation System at 1-877-444-6777 or visit www.recreation.gov. Listed under Standing Indian Campground.

General Information

Directions:

From Franklin, take US 64W for 9 miles, turn left on old US 64 and follow signs to Standing Indian Campground. Kimsey Creek Camp must be accessed through Standing Indian Campground.


General Notes:

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


Recreation Map

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Activities


Camping & Cabins

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Group Camping

Kimsey Creek Campground has three campsites limited to 25 people per site.
Group ShelterGroup Picnic Shelter is available by reservation. Contact Standing Indian Campground from April 1 to November 30 at (828) -369-0442
Hookups - ElectricNone
Fire InformationFire rings available at each site.
Group Cooking FacilitiesFire ring with grill
No. of Sites3
Reservation InfoReservations required. Contact the Nantahala Ranger District, 90 Sloan Road, Franklin, NC 28734. (828) 524-6442
Sleeping ShelterNone
Difficulty Level: Easy

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