Friday, September 28, 2012

Campgrounds near Etowah, Tennessee

Natural beauty of the area draws guests to campgrounds in Etowah, Tennessee. Summer and fall are popular times to camp. Some campers brave the winter and early spring weather to visit the area. Many of the campgrounds near Etowah, Tennessee are open year round. However; during cold weather some services may be limited.

The Cherokee National Forest is the home of several camping areas. The closest to campground to Etowah, Tennessee is at Gee Creek. It is managed by the Tennessee State Parks and is open year round. Gee Creek has a bathhouse with hot showers, picnic areas and is popular with groups as well as families. Each of the 47 sites are available on a first come, first served basis.

Another popular site is Quinn Springs Campground. It is about 8 miles out of Etowah, Tennessee near Reliance. It does not have hot showers or RV hookups. There are 10 sites for tents an 13 sites for RVs. Sites have a picnic table and grill.

The Black Bear Cove Resort near Etowah offers space for RVs and tents. The campground is privately owned. Electricity, cable, WI-FI and sewer is available. Daily, weekly and monthly rates are available.

More about campgrounds and lodging near Etowah, Tennessee can be found on the websites listed below. Copy and paste the urls into your browser to find out more at this USA Today article.
USA Today http://traveltips.usatoday.com/campgrounds-near-etowah-tennessee-37966.html