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Hickory Nut Falls Family Campground

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Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Every night you fall asleep with the sounds of the rapids of the river flowing just feet away. Not many tent sites (mostly older people who seasonally camp in their big campers). Everyone is nice and waves. Bath houses are exactly how you would imagine them...average and gross, but you're camping; get over yourself. The cute town with shops is...

1Thank cooperh41
Sarasota, Florida
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

I have visited this place over 15 years ago, I remembered how quiet & secluded this natural rustic camp ground felt. Well is still felt the same way!!! We had no service so that was a blessing. Place can use some upkeep mostly in the bathrooms. But it's all about Location,Location,Location..... We bought good double lining tubes with handles (...

Thank Debra Q
Reviewed 8 July 2016

It's OK for a quick overnight stay but for a week no. They need to clear bushes and weeds off rocks going into river full of poison oak. Lots are really muddy when it rains,need to put some gravel on lots. We used the washers an dryers while there someone had left their clothes in dryer so I went to...

2Thank Mia E
Rock Hill, South Carolina
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

This is definitely a family campground! Our kids were able to walk down to the office area and play basketball, visit the arcade area and simply walk through nature at thier leisure! The bath houses could use a little TLC and some AC.. it was pointless to shower only to sweat to death afterwards because the bath house was so...

2Thank Donna B
Lexington, South Carolina
Reviewed 1 June 2016

We booked this campsite for the Memorial Day holiday. The site is ten minutes walking distance to Chimney Rock Village - but not the park itself (I recommend you drive the three miles uphill). Our site had a great view of the surrounding mountains, and included access to wifi, along with a water spigot and electrical outlet. For the money...

2Thank George D
Durham, North Carolina
Reviewed 16 May 2016

Great Experience! We got a camp site on the river with power hookup and it was perfect! We lived in Boone for 5 years and did quite a bit of camping around that area, being on the river was exactly what we wanted. The sound of the water flowing and having a camp fire was key because it was a...

1Thank JamesParksTN
Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
Reviewed 16 October 2015

This is the campground I’ve been searching for! I have been dying for some good river camping. This wasn’t one of those “trickling” kind of rivers. This was one of those full flowing with little waterfalls here and there kind of rivers. It was so soothing to fall asleep to the sound of the rushing water. Camping in October offered...

Thank Maria N
Wind Cave National Park, South Dakota
Reviewed 15 September 2015 via mobile

We tent camped on site number four along the river. Great spot with a covered shelter. Running water with kitchen cabinets and sink under the shelter. Sort of like a gazebo overlooking the river. Friendly staff. Great price. Overall great experience.

1Thank Phillikeatotravel
Mint Hill, North Carolina
Reviewed 21 August 2015

We have taken all of our children and grandchildren here in just a few month period. We have always been taken care of very well. There are many permanent campsites, however, they save the best for daily/weekly campers. There is plenty to do in the area for kids of all ages, including the beach at Lake Lure, which is only...

2Thank D H
Avon Park, Florida
Reviewed 23 June 2015 via mobile

My family (kids aged 5,7,&13) just stayed two nights at this campground with a pop up and had a good experience. Our original campsite was number 65 on the river. When we arrived and got there I was nervous because it was about 20 feet above the river over big rocks and we have a very energetic and reckless 5...

Thank Jennifer M

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Address: 639 Main Street, Chimney Rock, NC 28720
Region: United States > North Carolina > North Carolina Mountains > Chimney Rock
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“Check the map available on the camp website to verify location and amenities for each tent camping and RV site.”
  • Another view of the river - you can wade in it, weather permitting.
  • The bridge entering the camp, viewed from the river.
  • This was our campsite (no. 37)
  • The view from our campsite
georged410, 1 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Camp on the River, You will thank me later!”
  • The River is at your doorstep
JamesParksTN, 16 May 2016 | Read review
“Wi-Fi a bit spotty, but works! Family loved this place, close to home (2-2 1/2 hours)”
DH463, 21 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Try to book a campsite next to the river.”
  • River view from south side of campgrounds going towards park entrance.
WickedSix, 16 Jun 2015 | Read review
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