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Croatan National Forest

Flanners Beach Road, NC 28560
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Camped at Flanners Beach one night, March

Great campground, quiet, helpful hosts, nice beach access and forest trail. Hot showers in March... read more

Reviewed 27 March 2016
Susannah C
Wilmington, North Carolina
Nice campground

We enjoyed our first stay in a National campground. The Cedar Point sites were paved and spacious... read more

Reviewed 31 December 2015
Susan J
via mobile
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Located on North Carolina's scenic coast, this national forest covers more than 157,000 acres and is a prime location for bird watching and viewing wildlife.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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Flanners Beach Road, NC 28560

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Reviewed 27 March 2016

Great campground, quiet, helpful hosts, nice beach access and forest trail. Hot showers in March were a wonder to behold.

2  Thank Susannah C
Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

We enjoyed our first stay in a National campground. The Cedar Point sites were paved and spacious. Joe, the cohost, was friendly and helpful. Not far from beach and town. Only disappointment was that the restrooms were signed closed for off season ..use handicap restroom..which...More

1  Thank Susan J
Reviewed 14 October 2015

We visited and road the new section of the Mountain to Sea Thread Trail system. Good ride, unidentified spots with quick sand. Tricky navigation but great trip. Camp right on the sound. Beautiful

2  Thank AwesomeYou
Reviewed 25 September 2015

Awesome, quiet place to be. Very close to Emerald Isle but tucked away in nature. Helpful, friendly hosts, clean bathrooms, large paved sites. Awesome long nature trail with bridges and boardwalks over the marsh. Lots of wildlife.This was our first time here. We stayed at...More

3  Thank Marysland
Reviewed 23 September 2015 via mobile

Sites are spacious. Paved pads are extra wide. Drinking water at entry. Electricity at every site. Dump station. Secluded sites. First season open after refurbishing. Definitely a good place to stay.

1  Thank Amburgey
Reviewed 31 July 2015

I camped here while attending a family reunion at Atlantic Beach. The campground was clean and the hosts were welcoming and helpful. The campground caters to RV campers but tent-campers are welcome. Since I spent most of my time at family reunion activities on the...More

1  Thank Kathleen_F2012
Reviewed 21 July 2015

Stayed 10 days in June 2015. Campsite was remodeled because of sewer. Site was changed without notice. Host was rude from check in till check out. host harressed my two grandsons because of their grand daughters. Bath house was never cleaned properly. One shower had...More

6  Thank Mike P
Reviewed 18 July 2015 via mobile

Flanners Campground, our site was peaceful and the available showers were handy. There was warm water and overall fairly clean for a national park. We did not bring firewood, I typically do not because of transferring a possible disease . We had a hard time...More

Thank TecklaLucyLou
Reviewed 13 July 2015

I would not stay in this park if you let me in for free. I believe the Government ran out of money right at Hwy 109. Dirt roads to the camp ground are horrible what happened to tar roads in NC people. We get there...More

Thank susan l
Reviewed 4 June 2015

We birded from roads mostly in the vicinity of Havelock, and along a nature trail. We found Red-cockaded Woodpecker, Bachman's Sparrow and Brown-headed Nuthatch as well as Blue Grosbeak, many Great-crested Flycatchers and many more species. Insects were few. This is a good area for...More

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