Two tents set up in the forest
Tent site at Wilderness Road Campground

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The 154-site Wilderness Road Campground is located approximately 3 miles from the park visitor center off of Highway 58 in Virginia.

To get there:

Address: 854 National Park Road, Ewing, VA 24248
Coordinates: 83 37 58.12 W and 36 36 15.12 N

20, 30 and 50 amp electrical hookups are available at 41 sites. Hot showers and potable water are available in comfort stations. Site lengths vary, with most accommodating rigs up to 32 ft. Sites are accessed through one-way paved loop roads. Most sites require backing in.

To Book a Campsite:

Campsites at Wilderness Road Campground can be reserved up to 6 months in advance, or on the same day if sites are available. All campsites must be reserved and paid for through To book a campsite, go to the Wilderness Road Campground page or call 1-877-444-6777. You can also download the mobile app and use your smart device to book and pay for your site.

Camping fees:

Type of campsite Cost per Night Cost per Night with Interagency
Senior or Access Pass
Non-electric $18.00 $9.00
Electric $24.00 $12.00
Group $39.00 N/A

Please purchase or gather firewood locally to avoid bringing in the exotic Emerald Ash Borer or the Asian Long Horned Beetle. These exotic insects can be easily spread by bringing in infested firewood from outside the area.

Please be aware of bears! Bears are active in the backcountry. All food must be properly stored using approved bear proof containers or elevated to a height of at least 10 feet. Please report any bear activity to a park ranger or by calling the park visitor center at (606) 248-2817. more...

Last updated: April 26, 2022

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Mailing Address:

91 Bartlett Park Road
Middlesboro, KY 40965


606 248-2817

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