BACKBONE ROCK CAMPGROUND

Type: Camping – Unicoi TN Phone: 423-735-1500 Email (If available):  Description:  Overview Backbone Rock Campground is a small campground situated along the beautiful Beaverdam Creek at an elevation of 2,100 feet in northern Johnson County. This developed campground is popular with those visiting the nearby Backbone Rock, a tunnel originally blasted through the rock ridge for the railway. The creek side location with popular […]

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DENNIS COVE CAMPGROUND

Type: Camping – Unicoi TN Phone: 423-735-1500 Email (If available):  Description:  Overview Dennis Cove Campground is a secluded campground along Laurel Fork Creek at an elevation of 2,650 feet in Carter County. This remote developed campground is popular with those seeking a rustic experience. The altitude, creek side location and lush forest surroundings make Dennis Cove particularly desirable during hot summer months. With 15 […]

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BACKBONE ROCK RECREATION AREA PAVILIONS

Type: Camping – Unicoi TN Phone: 423-735-1500 Email (If available):  Description:  Overview The pavilions at Backbone Rock Recreation Area are popular locations for family reunions, weddings and other types of group gatherings. The two pavilions are in distinctly separate areas. Pavilion #1 is larger and adjacent to a large field, Beaverdam Creek and large parking area. Pavilion #2 is in a more secluded setting […]

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THE LAURELS PICNIC AREA PAVILIONS

Type: Camping – Unicoi TN Phone: 423-735-1500 Email (If available):  Description:  Overview The Laurels has been a popular area since the early days in East Tennessee. It was a common evening stopover for farmers from North Carolina taking produce to markets in Johnson City. The site is named for the native Rhododendron that thrives in the area, locally called "laurel." The Civilian Conservation Corps […]

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WATAUGA POINT RECREATION AREA

Type: Camping – Unicoi TN Phone: 423-735-1500 Email (If available):  Description:  Overview Watauga Point Recreation Area is located on the southern shore of Watauga Lake in Carter County. Large shade trees scattered throughout grassy areas provide a park setting for picnicking and sunbathing. In addition to picnic facilities, there is a lake and a gravel trail that loops through the nearby forest. Natural Features: […]

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LITTLE OAK CAMPGROUND

Type: Camping – Unicoi TN Phone: 423-735-1500 Email (If available):  Description:  Overview Little Oak Campground hugs the shores and inlets of beautiful South Holston Lake in Sullivan County, Tennessee. With a view of the Holston Mountain ridgeline and lake islands, Little Oak campsites are a relaxing setting for your vacation. There are 72 universally accessible campsites improved in 2012 including warm showers and a […]

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CARDENS BLUFF CAMPGROUND

Type: Camping – Unicoi TN Phone: 423-735-1500 Email (If available):  Description:  Overview At nearly 2,000 feet elevation, Cardens Bluff Campground is located on a peninsula overlooking the 6,430-acre Watauga Lake in Carter County, TN. There are 40 sites, primarily for tent camping. There is a bathhouse with showers and flush toilets. No electrical hookups are provided. Day use areas are located nearby for those […]

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