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Mile 51.3 Skyline Drive, Shenandoah National Park, VA See on map
Pets Allowed
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Rooftop Bar
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Whether you're in your camper or sleeping bag in a tent, the Big Meadows Campground is second to none for views, wildlife viewing, scenery, park activities and close to the Appalachian Trail and waterfalls. There is so much to do here, you could easily stay...More

Thank Sue L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Talk about a beautiful beautiful place to stop! The meadow is just breathtaking. Plus there are two restaurants nearby, both of which have the AH-mazing blackberry ice cream pie (2 of you could split it)! The restaurant has a beautiful view, and the campsites are...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a large and clean campground. Popular. Short trees, but sites not too private. Pay showers near entrance. No electric sites. Half price for seniors with America the beautiful senior pass. Bears do come through the campground so you need to be careful with...More

Thank Sarracenia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We camped at Big Meadows in late September. There are many nice aspects to Big Meadows and overall it's a nice place for car camping, but be prepared for crowds during peak periods. My biggest complaint was the noise during the quiet time(10pm to 6am)....More

Thank Lenny S
Reviewed September 10, 2018

what a great campground. we did a 21/2 week bicycle trip and this was our favorite campground. we had a walkin space that was great. it was middle of sept so it wasn't full.the rangers were very helpful. they have a nice lodge for dinner...More

Thank gack
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September 14, 2018|
Response from amielp | Reviewed this property |
Hi there are quite a number of tent sites that are first come first serve. Not sure how busy the campground is in october but My daughters and i went the first week in august and had plenty to choose from when we arrived... More
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"any campsite with the view overlooking lower mountains"
5 days ago
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"look at the map and decide just what you want."
Oct. 5, 2017
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"If you are prepared to haul your stuff, choose a "walk-in" site WITH a bear box. Most sites are..."
Aug. 11, 2017
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"All campsites are great. Loops A & B prohibit use of generators and thus are quiet. Loops C and D are..."
Sep. 16, 2016
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