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Overview of Bear Creek Lake State Park Campground

The park will be conducting construction projects in Black Oak and Chestnut loop campgrounds in the 2022 season. Camping guests in Acorn Loop should be aware that they may experience noise and traffic from construction activities.

Those coming from the west and using GPS may be directed through a gravel-covered section of Oak Hill Rd. through the Cumberland State Forest. They should instead continue on Route 60 East through the Cumberland Courthouse area and then turn left on Trents Mill Rd. (Route 622) to reach the park's main entrance.

Number of Sites 37

Pad Type asphalt

Reservations yes

Open Seasonally first Friday in March until the first Monday in December.

Elevation 262 ft / 79 m

Max Stay 14

Max Length 35 ft

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Reviews of Bear Creek Lake State Park Campground 3 people have reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

Overall Rating
Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise

Cell Phone Coverage

Verizon 4G
Confirmed by 2 Users
Last reported 10/17/2016
Tarkleigh
26' Bluebird Activity Bus
27 reviews
“Pass it's glory”

Reviewed 8/8/2020

Nightly rate: $47
Days stayed: 2
Site Number: 35
Overall Rating

The campground is best for tent camping because of the waterfront views. There are a few RV sites with electric and water hookup, but in my opinion more $$$ although not matching with what you are getting for these reasons. 1. Uneven sites 2 Poorly marked sites. Some pull through sites that looks like the road. 3.. The beach nee... more

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

BoardGamesOnBoard
VA
20' Pleasure-Way Lexor TS
32 reviews
“Nice small park”

Reviewed 10/17/2016

Nightly rate: $35
Days stayed: 1
Site Number: 19
Overall Rating

This is a nice park inside of the Cumberland State Forest. The spots are small and the 35 foot limit includes any tow vehicle. The spot I had was not very level. Everything was clean and well maintained. The rangers were nice and the roads are in good condition. The trails are great for walking around the park - very well la... more

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
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Verizon 4G

BoardGamesOnBoard would stay here again

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

ReneeC
VA
18' Keystone Springdale
Toyota Highlander
59 reviews
“Great state park with outdated campground.”

Reviewed 5/8/2016

Nightly rate: $36
Days stayed: 1
Site Number: 31
Overall Rating

The rate listed is for in-state resident and includes online reservation fee and taxes. The good: Bear Creek Lake State Park is a nice park adjacent to Cumberland State Forest. It is a wooded old growth park with some infrastructure dating back to the days of the CCC. The park has hiking trails including a shared mountain bike/eques... more

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
Verizon 4G

ReneeC would stay here again

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

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Amenities

Hookups
  • 30 Amp
  • 20 Amp
  • water
  • Partial Hookups
Site Amenities
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
Facilities
  • dump station
  • firewood
  • restrooms: flush
  • showers
  • water available
Pets
  • pet restrictions: Proof of rabies vaccine
  • pets

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