Picture yourself sitting outside listening to the soothing sound of the lake lapping against the shore, watching the sun slowly setting over the water and woods surrounding your cozy campsite as a cool evening breeze blows over you. Um, yes please! At Kerr Lake State Recreation Area this fantasy can become reality. Choose between hundreds of RV or tent sites among the wooded shores of Kerr Lake, many of them situated right on the waterfront. The lake and surrounding woods offer a plethora of recreation options for everyone. A perfect place to set up your relaxation station and enjoy the simple pleasures of life.
Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans and truck campers, trailers, RVs
603 sites
Up to 6 guests per site
Park at listing
No ADA access
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Potable water available
Showers available
Picnic table available


Offered near the campground.

Wind sports
Wildlife watching


Natural features you'll find at Kerr Lake State Recreation Area.

Swimming hole
Hipcamp makes it easy to find unique camping experiences.
Discover campsites, ranches, vineyards, farms, glamping, public parks and more.
Illustration tent arms eggplant

The vibe at Kerr Lake State Recreation Area

8 Reviews

No one? Bueller? Sharing is caring, y'all.
Drop some Kerr Lake State Recreation Area knowledge on us.
Hipcamper Jeannie L.
recommends this listing.
December 5th, 2018
Hipcamper Cindy T.
recommends this listing.
August 7th, 2018
Hipcamper Phil A.
has mixed feelings towards this listing.
June 24th, 2018
Hipcamper Anna S.
recommends this listing.
June 10th, 2018
Hipcamper Alice M.
recommends this listing.
February 11th, 2018
Hipcamper Jeffrey Q.
recommends this listing.
September 21st, 2017
Hipcamper Chris S.
recommends this listing.
July 10th, 2017
Hipcamper Rhonda W.
recommends this listing.
March 5th, 2017
Kerr Lake State Recreation Area
North Carolina
United States
Phone Number
(252) 438-7791
View on Google Maps
Official Website
View Website
36.441° N, 78.369° W
Unknown price
Tent / RV / Trailer - Group: 3 Sites
(Up to 35 people per site)
Unknown price
Tent / Van: 588 Sites
(Up to 6 people per site)

Safety at Hipcamp

Inclusion Policy

We have a zero-tolerance policy against discrimination at Hipcamp and are committed to helping our Host and Hipcamper community be inclusive.

Learn More
Hipcamp Hand

Hosting Standards

All Hosts should review and adhere to these standards around providing a positive Hipcamp experience, being a thoughtful neighbor, and serving as a responsible citizen.

Learn More

Hipcamper Standards

All Hipcampers should review and adhere to these standards for safety, trip preparation, and respect in order to uphold Hipcamp’s most important value: “leave it better.”

Learn More

Safety partners

Recreate Responsibly

  1. Know before you go
  2. Practice physical distancing
  3. Plan ahead
  4. Play it safe
  5. Explore locally
  6. Leave no trace
  7. Build an inclusive outdoors
Learn More

Leave No Trace

  1. Plan ahead and prepare
  2. Travel and camp on durable surfaces
  3. Dispose of waste properly
  4. Leave what you find
  5. Minimize campfire impacts
  6. Respect wildlife
  7. Be considerate of other visitors
Learn More

National Weather Service

We integrate with the National Weather Service to provide valuable fire advisories to Hosts and Hipcampers. Real-time Red Flag Warnings and Fire Weather Watch Warnings help keep our community safe.

Learn More
Hipcamp is created with ❤️ and hope for our future