Campground Reviews

A Weekend at Indiana Dunes State Park

We used to tent camp a lot and enjoyed staying in state parks as often as possible.  They’re in beautiful locations and offer lots of opportunities to get back to nature.  Two of our favorite state park activities have always been hiking and kayaking.  But since trading stationary life for life on the road in…

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Mama Gertie’s Hideaway Campground

The entrance to Mama Gertie's Hideaway Campground

Rating: ♥♥♥♥• Address: 15 Uphill Rd. Swannanoa, NC 28778 Phone: 877.686.4258 Website: Verizon: ♦♦••• WiFi: ♦♦••• Pros: Beautiful campground Camp store Friendly and helpful staff Close to downtown Asheville, NC and many restaurants and microbreweries Close to the Blue Ridge Parkway and hiking trails Cons: No pool (not a biggie for us, but if…

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