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    Big Meadows Campground

    Mile 51.3 Skyline Drive, Shenandoah National Park, VA
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Excellent59%
    • Very good28%
    • Average8%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible3%
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    “bear box” (16 reviews)
    “tent camping” (13 reviews)
    “visitor center” (13 reviews)
    Pets Allowed
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    Golf Course
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    Oct 29Oct 30
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 144 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    The staff were very pleasant and helpful but I didn't find the place relaxing. All other campsites in the Great Smoky Mountains. Blue Ridge etc had well laid out tent areas - flat and well marked. Not the case for here. Close together, and not...More

    Thank Paul A
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We stayed at Big Meadows from Tuesday through Saturday. Since we only decided to go about three weeks in advance we had to use the walk up option which is first come/first serve as there were no reservable spots left for the full length of...More

    Thank Tara L
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I made reservations a good month ago and when we got there after hours how surprised was I. Everything we needed was right at the campground gate. The map is perfect. We found our site in minutes. The site had plenty of room and we...More

    Thank juliewO2749WC
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We have stayed at Big Meadows on three occasions now and have enjoyed each visit. Yes, some of the campsites can be a little close together, so evaluate the campground map before making your reservation. When staying less than five nights we prefer to stay...More

    Thank RickHall802
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    My family (consisting of my wife and I and our 3 kids ages 3 and under) visited Shenandoah in July of 2017 and opted to stay in Big Meadows due to its, generally, central location. The campground and facilities were very clean and the staff...More

    Thank tbaby27
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    • United States >
    • Virginia >
    • Shenandoah National Park
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    Nidhi C
    25 September 2017|
    Response from Brian904 | Reviewed this property |
    If you get there early you should have a good chance of getting a site.
    29 June 2017|
    Response from Augusta_MEJRTlover | Reviewed this property |
    While the Rangers are very nice, they seem to be real sticklers for the rules. We have a motorcycle camper, which is more like a tent than a camper, but because it has small tires they would not let us park it on the grass... More
    26 May 2017|
    Response from Augusta_MEJRTlover | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, dogs are allowed in the campground. They are allowed on some of the hiking trails. My dog took several hikes. The rangers are very happy to tell you which ones they can go on and which ones they can't. There were... More
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    "look at the map and decide just what you want."
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    "If you are prepared to haul your stuff, choose a "walk-in" site WITH a bear box. Most sites are..."
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    "All campsites are great. Loops A & B prohibit use of generators and thus are quiet. Loops C and D are..."
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    "All campsites were good. The ones on the appalachian trail (E) looked really nice although shady."
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