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Immerse Yourself in the Outdoors with Camping in McDowell County, NC

What sums up an outdoor adventure better than spending time in the forest pm a camping expedition. Wouldn't you rather set up camp instead of setting up a Zoom meeting, watching fireflies instead of screens, and cooking over an open fire instead of using a microwave—sounds pretty nice, right?

When planning your visit to the beautiful McDowell County, don’t miss out on the extra fun and unforgettable memories a camping adventure can bring. With various overnight options in Old Fort, Marion, and Nebo, you’re sure to find the perfect spot.

Diverse Camping Experiences

Have you ever camped in a meadow or by a lakeside? Whether you want a primitive camping experience or a fully catered one, McDowell County has it all. Looking for kid-friendly activities like a pool and waterslide? Planning a multi-day journey and need laundry facilities? Need both RV and tent accommodations? Bringing the boat and hoping for lake days? Require a proper bathhouse? No matter your wants and needs, you’ll find the perfect camping fit in McDowell County.