Hipcamp host Rusty B.,
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Rustys Roost River Camp with great views right on the Toe River. Surrounded by the Great Smokey Mountains. Short Drive to Downtown Burnsville. All of our Canvas Wall Tents are 16'x20' that offer PLENTY of room! Great for individuals, couples, groups, weddings, or events.**There is an active train track on the property. As you can see in the photos. There is no schedule. Some

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Rustys Roost River Camp with great views right on the Toe River. Surrounded by the Great Smokey Mountains. Short Drive to Downtown Burnsville. All of our Canvas Wall Tents are 16'x20' that offer PLENTY of room! Great for individuals, couples, groups, weddings, or events.**There is an active train track on the property. As you can see in the photos. There is no schedule. Sometimes it comes through 3 or 4 times a day. Some days, none. Sometimes during the night. It typcially last a couple minutes and your back to enjoying your vacation. Kids absolutely love it!**

Lodging provided
Canvas tent
6 sites
Up to 8 guests per site
Up to 2 vehicles
No wheelchair access
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Amenities
Potable water available
Kitchen available
Showers available
Picnic table available
Bins available
No wifi
Laundry absent
Have a question? Send Rusty a message!
  • Check in: After 3PM
  • Check out: Before 11AM
  • Cancellation policy: Moderate
  • On arrival: Go straight to camp
  • Minimum nights: 2 nights
  • Accepts bookings: 12 months out
  • Weeknight discount: 43% off

Activities

Offered on the Host's property or nearby.

Biking
Fishing
Hiking
Paddling
Climbing
Swimming
Whitewater paddling
Wildlife watching

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Rustys Roost River Camp Toe River🐔 in North Carolina.

Forest
Mountainous
River, stream, or...
Swimming hole

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Hipcamper Mella

Girls weekend was a hit!

Mella J.
recommends this listing.
(White Tail)
June 27th, 2022

Had a girls weekend at Rustys Roost. There were 5 of us and we shared 2 tents between us. The tents were spacious and clean with comfortable beds. We enjoyed the river being so close to the tents. We floated and fished. Had a great fire and roasted marshmallows. It was quiet at night, except for the train that came by several times during the night. But we actually enjoyed seeing the train. We will definetly come again. The only downside is there was only one outhouse and we had the 2 tents farthest from it. There is only one wash station and the faucet on it wasn't working. We appreciated Toni bringing us ice and wood so we didn't have to leave, since we were only there for 2 days.

Hipcamper The
The B.
recommends this listing.
June 15th, 2022

We had a wonderful time at Rusty’s roost! The kids had an absolute blast playing in the river for 2 full days nonstop with no complaining or arguing! Tents and beds are amazing with plenty of room. We stayed in the trout tent. It has 2 queen beds, and a cot and we put down 2 twin air mattresses as well. Clean bathrooms and an awesome shower. The train came through several times and the kids loved that as well. The owners were super friendly and helpful! We will definitely be staying again!

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Hipcamper Mary
Mary G.
recommends this listing.
(Yellow Jacket)
June 9th, 2022

Me and my 2 young sons absolutely loved being out there "camping" but having the comforts of a bed. The grounds are great and bathrooms immaculate. It was extremely relaxing and peaceful and my boys are already planning our next trip!

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Hipcamper James

General comments

James B.
recommends this listing.
(Gamecock)
June 6th, 2022

The facilities were well kept, bathrooms were clean and the fire pot and cooking/cleanup area is very convenient to use

Hipcamper Kris
Kris V.
recommends this listing.
(Panther)
May 30th, 2022

It was very pretty and peaceful ( when the train wasn’t going by lol) but that was enjoyable too. The beds are comfy and the kids used the cots and actually slept out under the stars one night on the deck.
Toni the host was super nice and helpful.
The only thing I could suggest is a sign indicating the overflow parking area.

Hipcamper K-la

Bachelorette party

K La G.
recommends this listing.
(Yellow Jacket)
May 22nd, 2022

We had a great time! Toni was so accommodating and a pleasure to be around! There were 9 of us celebrating my sister's Bachelorette party. Stayed at the Yellow Jacket and White Tail tents. We are now in love with glamping! Clean water and all of our needs were met! See you soon, we will definitely be back!

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Hipcamper K-la
K La G.
recommends this listing.
(Panther)
May 22nd, 2022

We had a blast! 9 of us came up to celebrate my Sister's Bachelorette Party. We went swimming in the river, our tents were awesome, just bring fans for then summer time. There are electrical outlets you use. The bathhouse was nice and a great use! Toni was amazing and extremely accommodating. We will definitely be back soon!!!

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Hipcamper Revanth

Glamping!!!

Revanth A.
recommends this listing.
(Gamecock)
April 24th, 2022

Host is friendly. The description in the website is very accurate. Loved this place.

Hipcamper Rusty
Response from Rusty, the Host, on May 10th, 2022

Thanks Revanth! Glad yall had a great time and look forward to having you back! Thanks for the great feedback!

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Hipcamper EVAN

Nice spot on the river!

Evan T.
recommends this listing.
(Panther)
April 22nd, 2022

Great spot on the river. Last night we were there it got cold but glad the wood stoves were still in there. It kept us nice and toastie. Tents were clean and beds were comfy.

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Hipcamper Rusty
Response from Rusty, the Host, on May 10th, 2022

Glad yall had a great time Evan! Thanks for choosing us and hope to have you back sometime.

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Awards

Best of 2022 North Carolina
3rd place
Best of 2022 Glamping
Finalist
Property
Rusty's Roost River Glamping
State
North Carolina
Country
United States
$150/night
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