• Glowing sunset view from overlook - Photo by Jason Barnett Photography

    Big South Fork

    National River & Recreation Area KY,TN

Camping Fees

BANDY CREEK CAMPGROUND
Make a Reservation
HOOK UP SITES
96 SITES
$22.00/NIGHT* 6 PERSON MAX
NON-HOOK UP SITES
49 SITES
$19.00/NIGHT* 6 PERSON MAX
GROUP SITES
2 SITES
$75.00/NIGHT UP TO 25 PEOPLE
For groups with more than 25 persons, there is an extra $3.00* per person per night fee that is collected at the campground.

BLUE HERON CAMPGROUND
Make a Reservation
ALL HOOK-UP SITES
45 SITES
$17.00/NIGHT* 6 PERSON MAX

ALUM FORD CAMPGROUND Available First Come-First Serve only
ALL SITES
6 SITES
$5.00/NIGHT* 6 PERSON MAX

CAMPGROUND FACILITY USE BY NON-CAMPERS
DUMP STATION
$5.00/VEHICLE*
SHOWERS $2.00/PERSON*
F LOOP PICNIC SHELTER (DAY USE ONLY)
$10.00/DAY*

*HOLDERS OF GOLDEN AGE/ACCESS PASSPORTS OR INTERAGENCY SENIOR/ACCESS PASS PAY ONLY HALF THE FEE.

Campground reservations for sites within Big South Fork can also be made through National Recreation Reservation Service by calling 1-877-444-6777. Reservations may be made up to 240 days in advance with the exception of group camp which can be reserved up to 360 days in advance.

Did You Know?

Freshwater mussel found in Big South Fork River

Twelve of the nations 300 species of fresh water mussels are now extinct. Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area currently has 20 documented species, five of which are federally listed as endangered. More...