Cherokee National Forest

Cherokee National Forest

Backbone Rock Campground

Length of Stay: 14 Days
Number of Sites: 11
Reservation Status: Not Accepted Except for pavilions

Backbone Rock Campground is located approximately 21 miles northeast of Elizabethton and has 11 campsites with trailer space. This campground has potable water and toilet facilities.

This campground is park of the Backbone Rock Recreational Area.

Seasonal Information:
Normal Services Available: Early April through Early December .


Directions from Elizabethton: Travel northeast on Hwy. 91 for approximately 15 miles to Shady Vale. Continue northeast on Hwy. 133 for approximately 5 miles and the campground will be on the left.