Description

Get high at Cardens Bluff Campground, which sits at nearly 2,000 feet of elevation and looks over the glassy waters of Watauga Lake. Bring out the kayak and fishing rod or throw on the swim trunks and get to enjoying the pure refreshment that only the lakes of Tennessee can provide. Surrounded by forested beauty and undeveloped mountain ranges, this haunt offers a bit of Continue reading...
Get high at Cardens Bluff Campground, which sits at nearly 2,000 feet of elevation and looks over the glassy waters of Watauga Lake. Bring out the kayak and fishing rod or throw on the swim trunks and get to enjoying the pure refreshment that only the lakes of Tennessee can provide. Surrounded by forested beauty and undeveloped mountain ranges, this haunt offers a bit of everything. Looking for some more rugged, natural beauty? Sneak off to do some backcountry hiking to Big Laurel Branch or Pond Mountain Wilderness. Whether you stay on the lake all day or do some exploring, you’ll love this spot.
Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans, trailers, rv & moto...
No. of sites
28
RV details
Not specified
RV hookups
None
Access
Park at listing
Group sizes
Up to 5 people per site
No picnic table

Activities

Offered near the campground.

Biking
Boating
Fishing
Hiking
Horseback riding
OHV
Snow sports
Swimming
Whitewater paddling
Wildlife watching

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Cardens Bluff Campground.

Beach
Cave
Forest
Hot spring
Swimming hole
Waterfall
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The vibe at Cardens Bluff Campground

2,036ftListing's elevation
750
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Hipcamper Savannah
Savannah W.
recommends this listing.
May 18th, 2017

There are three perfect campgrouds right by this cove, and then there is one absolutely perfect spot that is kind of secluded and has its own little peninsula. All in all a solid 9/10

Hipcamper Tonya K.
recommends this listing.
October 27th, 2017
Park
Cherokee National Forest
State
Tennessee
Phone Number
(423) 476-9700
Directions
View on Google Maps
Official Website
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Coordinates
36.312° N, 82.116° W
Unknown price
Tent / RV / Trailer: 28 Sites
(Up to 5 people per site)