Frequently Asked Questions about camping
What are your camping facilities and fees?
Fees are collected through an automated fee machine at the entrance of each campground. The machine accepts either cash or major credit cards.
Camping rates (effective May 1, 2006):
Can I reserve a campsite?
Sites at Chickasaw National Recreation Area under reservation system:
Reservations for individual sites can be made 240 days in advance and group sites 360 days in advance, both no later than 7 days from arrival date.
A $9.00 reservation transaction fee is charged for reserved sites.
The rest of the campsites are on a first come, first serve basis. Availability of first come, first serve campsites depends on the time of the year, day of the week, and weather.
Does the park have cabins or lodging?
Can I bring my pet?
Pet excrement must be disposed of in accordance with the following conditions:
All pet excrement must be removed by the owner/keeper from all trails, roads, camping areas, picnic areas, and parking areas, and shall be deposited in refuse containers or removed from the area.
Last updated: March 31, 2012