Description

Need to shake off the city and recharge the ol’ batteries? Don’t want to drive far? Falls Lake State Recreation area is a good choice, located right outside of the cities of Raleigh and Durham, NC. With hundreds of campsites of all kind, including tent, RV, and a good number of primitive backpacking sites, there is something for everyone. You also get all of the water fun that a good lake can offer, as well as trails galore to be explored, including part of the Mountains-to-Sea trail. So bring your boat, bike, or boots, (or all three!) and come on down to Falls Lake to start recharging.
Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans and truck campers, trailers, RVs
344 sites
Up to 35 guests per site
Park at listing
No ADA access
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Amenities
Potable water available
Showers available
Picnic table available

Activities

Offered near the campground.

Biking
Boating
Fishing
Hiking
Paddling
Wind sports
Swimming
Wildlife watching

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Falls Lake Campground.

Beach
Forest
Lake
Swimming hole
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Hipcamper Chineal N.
recommends this listing.
November 5th, 2019
Hipcamper Dustin F.
recommends this listing.
September 20th, 2019
Hipcamper Jennifer F.
recommends this listing.
May 24th, 2018
Hipcamper Ian W.
recommends this listing.
September 25th, 2017
Hipcamper Clinton  D.
has mixed feelings towards this listing.
September 15th, 2017
Hipcamper Chris S.
recommends this listing.
July 10th, 2017
Hipcamper Mike M.
doesn't recommend this listing.
June 3rd, 2017
Park
Falls Lake State Park
State
North Carolina
Country
United States
Phone Number
(919) 676-1027
Directions
View on Google Maps
Official Website
View Website
Coordinates
36.012° N, 78.689° W
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Tent / RV / Trailer - Group: 24 Sites
(Up to 35 people per site)
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Tent / Van: 320 Sites
(Up to 6 people per site)

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  2. Practice physical distancing
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