We offer a remarkable diversity in our campground offerings. You’ll find both mid-range and uber-swanky RV parks. You can stake your claim at a real gold mine or delight in a destination designed around dogs. Or, sleep peacefully in a tent by the river. Traveling with the family? Check out our family campgrounds, many complete with a pool, volleyball court and horseshoes.

If you’re scouting on our website, choose 
“lodging” for a wide variety of choices and results.


1 Dogwood RV Park/Camp
Family camping on the Rocky Broad River.
695 Main Street, Chimney Rock
828-625-0621

2 Hickory Nut Falls Family Campground

Quiet family atmosphere, sites along the Rocky Broad River and in wooded setting off the river.

639 Main Street, Chimney Rock

www.hickorynutfallsfamilycampground.com

828-625-4014


3 Hitching Post Campground
Tranquil, peaceful 44-acre resort nestled in beautiful valley, just 5 minutes from Lake Lure and Chimney Rock.
620 Girls Camp Road, Lake Lure
www.hitchingpostcampground.com
828-625-1138

4 Foothills Family Campground (photo at top)
Family campground offering year round camping facilities for RV's, travel trailers and tent campers.
1661 Hogan Road, Forest City
www.foothillsfamilycampground.com
828-245-4064

5 Four Paws Kingdom Campground     
America’s first and only dog-dedicated campground, we’re located on 30+ acres of scenic farmland.
335 Lazy Creek Drive, Rutherfordton
www.4pawskingdom.com
828-287-7324

6 River Creek Campground
Rustic cabins, riverside with scenic mountain view, all waterfront sites. Campground with full amenities.
217 River Creek Drive, Rutherfordton
www.rivercreeknc.com
828-287-3915

7 Rutherford Mountain Campground & RV Resort
Panoramic views, a babbling creek and breath-taking campsites with nearby hiking, fishing and rock climbing. Close to Chimney Rock State Park and Lake Lure Beach.
234 Otter Creek Road, Union Mills
828-286-9006

8 Thermal City Gold Mine & Campground
Located on the actual site of one of the earliest gold mines in Rutherford County. We offer riverside camping, primitive and full-hook-ups plus four cabins.
5240 U.S. Hwy 221 N, Union Mills
www.huntforgold.com
828-286-3016

9 Apple Valley Farm Motorcoach Resort
A luxury RV park in the heart of the Rumbling Bald Resort, with access to resort amenities.
959 Buffalo Creek Road, Lake Lure
www.applevalleyfarm.com
800-419-3854
   
10 Orchard Park
957 Whitesides Road, Forest City
Primitive camp sites, tent sites with power and water and camper/RV fully-equipped sites.
www.orchardparks.com
828-287-2640

Map of campgrounds in Rutherford County NC