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    Prince William Forest

    Park Virginia

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  • Visitor Center Remodel 2014

    Over the next several months there will be new changes coming to the Visitor Center. Presently we are remodeling the bookstore area to give it more of a country theme. Next the exibit area will get all new exhibits. Thank you for your patience and support

  • Oak Ridge Campground and Chopawamsic Backcountry Closure

    Oak Ridge Campground and Chopawamsic Backcountry area will be closed December 1st, 2013 to February 28th, 2014.

  • Firewood

    Outside firewood is prohibited in Prince William Forest Park, unless it is certified USDA 'bug free' firewood. Dead and downed wood may be collected from designated areas for use while in the park. Help us protect the forest from invasive species!

Turkey Run Ridge Group Campgound

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Campers enjoy the great outdoors at Turkey Run Ridge Group Campground.
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Turkey Run Ridge Group Campground (TRR) is a wooded camping facility for organized groups of seven or more persons. The campground is open year-round.

Amenities
Each site has a picnic table, grill/fire pit, parking area and lantern post. Restrooms feature sinks and flush toilets (no showers). There is one amphitheater with bench seating, which is reservable on a first-come, first-served basis.

 

Amphitheatre use
The Amphitheatre at TRR consists of semi-circular bench seating around a fire pit. The Amphitheatre is reserved through the normal permitting process. A group leader must have a bucket of water during the campfire. Fires must be contained within the stone pit. Bonfires or enlarging the stone enclosure is not permitted. All fires must be "dead" out when you leave.

 

Capacity
TRR is a 6-site campground - See Map

  • 3 sites accommodate up to 25 people. (Sites A, B and D)
  • 3 accommodate up to 40 people. (Sites C, E, and F)

Campers are limited to no more than 14 overnight stays in a calendar year (January through December).

 

Fees
Each Turkey Run Ridge Group Campground site is $40 per site per night. Please note: This does not include the park's entrance fee of $5 for each private vehicle or $3.00 per person over 17 for commercial vehicles (including 15 passenger vans). Entrance fees are good for 7 consecutive days. Your credit card will be charged the entire fee for your reservation at the time it is received.

 

Reservations
TRR campsites are available by reservation on Recreation.gov only. We recommend submitting applications for the spring and fall season at least two months in advance.

Did You Know?

Eastern Box Turtle

Capable of living as long as 100 years, the Eastern Box Turtle is Prince William Forest Park's longest living reptile, and if conditions are just right, can spend their entire life in an area no larger than a football field.