Ammons Branch Campground

National Forest

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Bull Pen Road
Highlands, NC 28741
828-524-6441
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GPS: 35.0217, -83.1445

Last Price Paid: $0
Number of Sites: 4
Pad Type: dirt
Tent Camping: Yes

Accessibility is not guaranteed, always scout ahead before driving down dirt roads.
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2 people have reviewed this location.

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5 reviews
Days stayed: 0

Tlgrace would stay here again

“Drive by to check it out”

Reviewed Sep 04, 2018

Overall Rating

Definately plan to come back with camper but please beware, some asshole posted a picture with an outlet in rock by restroom, totally photoshopped, I can attest it does not exist. Also there are other primitive sits along this road that are very nice and a bridge crossing with a beautiful waterfall!!!

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Carrie
Brevard, NC
24 reviews
Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 3

Carrie would stay here again

“Great free spot with access to Chatooga River and hiking trails.”

Reviewed Apr 20, 2016

Overall Rating

This is a Nantahala National Forest campground. Small RV or tents only. Turnaround is tight. Camping is free and there are only 4 sites here. Only one site is set up to accommodate an RV but since a pop-up occupied that site, we parked on the gravel culdesac adjacent to a site and it worked well for our 16ft trailer. Nice vault toilet, well maintained. Lovely area in the Ellicott Rock Wilderness. Lots of hiking trails with great vistas and waterfall rewards. Chatooga River is gorgeous and offers great fly fishing. Only reason for 3 stars is the limited space and that your experience is completely dependent on who you get for neighbors. The sites are close together. You could have the place to yourselves, or you could be sandwiched in. Our experience was fine. The 1.7 miles of gravel road in is winding but doable with 2 wheel. The area is fantastic.

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Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise

This review is the opinion of a Campendium member and not of Campendium.com


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Hookups:
  • dry camping
Recreation:
  • fishing
  • recreation trail
Site Amenities:
  • picnic table
Facilities:
  • trash
Pets:
  • pets

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