Cabin Camp 4 can sleep up to 200 visitors and is located on the eastern side of the park. Most of the camp's sleeping cabins sleep 10 people and are arranged in 5 units connected by gravel trails. Trails in the camp also lead to a small dock on a tiny lake and a campfire circle. While the dining hall in this camp is the only one without a fireplace, a wing added to the dining hall in the 1940s provides a large open area for indoor activities.
Cabin Camp 4 is set up in five units with cabins that sleeps 2 to 12 people. In each cabin there are lights, electrical outlets, bunks and mattresses. Sleeping cabins do not have heat or air conditioning. Campers should bring all gear including bedding, pillows, and towels.
Please be aware that cabin campers are obligated to pay the park entrance fee or possess a valid National Park pass.
There are six restrooms throughout the camp - one in A Unit, one in B Unit, one in C Unit, one in D Unit, one in E Unit and one near the Dining Hall in Building 95. There are also restrooms located in the dining hall (Building 60), craft lodge (Building 78) and infirmary (Building 70). Campers are responsible for cleaning and sanitizing floors, shower stalls, sinks, and toilets. Plungers and toilet brushes are provided. Campers should bring hand soap, detergents, and other necessary toiletries. Toilet paper is provided.
Kitchen and Dining Hall:
The dining hall seats up to 126 people and contains a commercial kitchen. The park does not provide food to campers. The dining hall provides wooden tables and benches. The kitchen is equipped with the following:
Sleeping is not permitted in the craft lodges. Groups may use the fireplaces inside the craft lodges, per fire code.
Groups may use the outside fire pits and fireplaces in the dining hall and craft lodges.
The infirmary sleeps 10 people and has a refrigerator and a private restroom with a shower.
To stay at Cabin Camp 4, fill out the Cabin Camp Application for 2024 and submit applications and $25 application fee to:
Prince William Forest Park
ATTN: Cabin Camps
18100 Park Headquarters Rd.
Triangle, VA 22172
Know Before You GoCleaning:
It is the group's responsibility to clean the facilities prior to check-out. We recommend you bring the following items:
All trash will be deposited in trash cans that are located throughout the camp. Trash cans should be emptied daily into the receptacles behind the dining hall. We encourage recycling, and these receptacles are also located outside of the dining halls. Recyclable trash includes cans, plastic bottles, and cardboard.
Groups may use the outside fire pits and fireplaces in the dining hall and craft lodges. In order to avoid the spread of invasive and forest damaging pests, firewood purchased or brought from outside the park must be USDA certified pest free.
Cabin Camp 4 has a designated parking area. One vehicle is permitted to remain at the dining hall throughout your encampment. If a member of your group has a vehicle with a handicap license plate or valid hangtag, they are permitted to keep the vehicle at the dining hall. No other vehicles are authorized to remain parked at the dining hall or any other buildings within the cabin camp. Campers are allowed to park at the dining hall to unload vehicles, but once they are unloaded they must be parked in the designated parking area. No more than two vehicles may be parked behind the dining hall at one time. It is recommended that visitors carpool as much as possible.
There is a large field area available for recreational sports. Access to Lake 2 is a short walk from the A Unit of the camp. Hiking and biking trails are a short distance from the camp.
The check-in time is 1:00 p.m. The Permitee must be present for the check-in process. A park staff member or designee will inspect the facilities and cover emergency procedures, specific cleaning procedures, and provide last minute information. The group is not allowed to occupy the camp prior to the official check-in.
The check-out time is 12:00 p.m. The camp must be clean and emptied of all Permitee and guest’s equipment, trash, and personal effects prior to the time of check-out. The Permitee must be present for the check-out process. A park staff member or designee will inspect the facilities for damage and cleanliness.
Rules and Regulations
DirectionsGPS Address: 16675 Pleasant Rd. Dumfries, VA 22025
From Points North Use Interstate 95 South. Take exit 152B west toward Manassas on Highway 234 Dumfries Road. Continue straight for three miles. Turn left on Pleasant Road. Pleasant Road starts out paved but quickly turns to gravel. Bear left at a bend in the road. drive three quarters of a mile to Cabin Camp 4.
From Points South Use Interstate 95 North. Take exit 152B west toward Manassas on Highway 234 Dumfries Road. Continue straight for three miles. Turn left on Pleasant Road. Pleasant Road starts out paved but quickly turns to gravel. Bear left at a bend in the road. drive three quarters of a mile to Cabin Camp 4.
From Points West Travel east on State Highway 234 Dumfries Road to approach the park. Turn right on Pleasant Road. Pleasant Road starts out paved but quickly turns to gravel. Bear left at a bend in the road. Drive three quarters of a mile to Cabin Camp 4.
Last updated: February 28, 2024