Description

What Peaks of Otter Campground lacks in actual otters, it more than makes up for in gorgeous Blue Ridge views, epic hiking trails, and plenty of smallmouth bass just ready to be hooked in Abbott Lake. Expect to be surrounded by bouquets of flora that dot the landscape with color, or catch a glimpse of some of the nearby fauna like deer, wild turkey, and Wild Turkey. Kick back Continue reading...
What Peaks of Otter Campground lacks in actual otters, it more than makes up for in gorgeous Blue Ridge views, epic hiking trails, and plenty of smallmouth bass just ready to be hooked in Abbott Lake. Expect to be surrounded by bouquets of flora that dot the landscape with color, or catch a glimpse of some of the nearby fauna like deer, wild turkey, and Wild Turkey. Kick back and find out if Virginia really is for lovers.
Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans, trailers, rv & moto...
No. of sites
140
RV details
Not specified
RV hookups
Sewage
Access
Park at listing
Group sizes
Up to 6 people per site
Potable water available
Fires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Picnic table available

Activities

Offered near the campground.

Biking
Hiking
Paddling

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Peaks of Otter Campground.

Forest
Lake
Swimming hole
Waterfall
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Hipcamper Alexander
Alexander L.
recommends this listing.
April 23rd, 2017

Get up early to watch the otters. Quitly exit your tent. There are often deer roaming around the sites in the am.

Hipcamper Celeste
Celeste A.
didn't provide a recommendation.
September 24th, 2017

We arrived at 645 pm just before the campground closed. We were able to check in, but if you arrive late, you can pitch your tent and sign in and pay via envelope. No outside firewood is allowed, but the store a short drive away sells bundles, as does the Peaks of Otter Lodge nearby. We stayed at site A 25. The campground wasn't empty, but prive sites were easy to find. The weather was perfect, our tent pad was flat, and the facilities were more than adequate. The campground is a few hundred yards from the trailhead for Sharp Top Mountain, and not much further to a few less strenuous trails.

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Hipcamper Zoe M.
recommends this listing.
December 9th, 2018
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has mixed feelings towards this listing.
September 1st, 2018
Hipcamper Joyce R.
recommends this listing.
July 14th, 2018
Hipcamper Summer Q.
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July 13th, 2018
Hipcamper Ian  B.
recommends this listing.
April 30th, 2018
Hipcamper Alisa Z.
recommends this listing.
March 19th, 2018
Hipcamper Christopher P.
doesn't recommend this listing.
January 13th, 2018
Hipcamper Celeste A.
recommends this listing.
September 24th, 2017
Hipcamper Karen H.
recommends this listing.
June 18th, 2017
Hipcamper Kara  M.
recommends this listing.
January 31st, 2017
Park
Blue Ridge Parkway
State
Virginia
Phone Number
828-298 0398
Directions
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Official Website
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Coordinates
37.443° N, 79.605° W
Unknown price
Tent / RV / Trailer: 56 Sites
(Up to 6 people per site)
Unknown price
Tent / Van: 84 Sites
(Up to 6 people per site)