CRAIG CREEK RECREATION AREA

Type: Camping – Blacksburg VA

Phone: 540-552-4641
Email (If available): 

Description: 

Overview

Craig Creek Group Camping Area is a mowed, grassy meadow in a forest setting. It provides group and family camping.

Natural Features:

Visitors enjoy splashing in the cool water of Craig Creek. This narrow valley is flanked by National Forest land. The road to the camping area is unpaved. There is an open field used for tent camping. It is edged with large shade trees.

Recreation:

Craig Creek provides old-fashioned, rustic group and family camping. A two-mile loop trail is located within the recreation area. Craig Creek has a small swimming hole as well as walk-down canoe access to Craig Creek.

Facilities:

Craig Creek may be reserved for groups of 30 or less. The field has an entrance gate, and contains a group fire ring and picnic table. A vault toilet is nearby. There is no potable water and no camping hookups. This field is for tent camping and is not accessible by camping trailers. Camping trailers can park in the small adjacent parking lot.

Nearby Attractions:

Craig Creek is located 20 minutes from New Castle, VA.

Directions: From New Castle: Follow US 615 east for 11 miles to SR 817 in Oriskany. Turn right on SR 817, go 1/2 mile then take right at sign for Craig Creek. Continue straight. Bear right for camping area gate, left fork leads to the day use parking lot and accessible vault toilet.

CRAIG CREEK RECREATION AREA

Latitude: 37.6128638889
Longitude: -79.9575972222

Address (If available):
CRAIG CREEK RECREATION AREA
110 Southpark Drive
Blacksburg, VA 24060-6648

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