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Camping

Camping is a favorite pastime of many vacationers to the Crystal Coast. Campgrounds with amenities such as water and electricity are an option for visitors. For those who seek a back-to-nature camping experience, Cape Lookout National Seashore is a perfect location. Accessible only by private boat or ferry, the pristine islands that make up the seashore offer unparalleled fishing, shelling and the attraction of the Cape Lookout Lighthouse.

Camp Ocean Forest

View Website 123 Fairview Dr.
Emerald Isle, NC 28594
(252) 354-3454

Cape Lookout National Seashore

Camping is permitted anywhere along the 55 miles of North and South Core Banks and Shackleford Banks. Fires of driftwood are permissible below the high water line.

View Website 131 Charles St.
Harkers Island, NC 28531
(252) 728-2250

Cedar Creek Campground & Marina

View Website State Rd. 1376
Sea Level, NC 28577
(252) 225-9571

Driftwood Campground

THE DRIFTWOOD CAMPGROUND has access to the water, just launch your kayak or small boat into Cedar Island Bay. All those that have been here to explore the area by kayak have returned time and time again and are thrilled with what the waters surrounding Cedar Island have to offer. There is public boat access to Pamlico Sound right next to the ferry. Access to Cedar Island Bay and Core Sound is available in the campground for guests.

View Website 3575 Cedar Island Rd.
Cedar Island, NC 28520
(252) 225-4861

Goose Creek Resort

Goose Creek Resort is an all age resort located in Newport, North Carolina, just minutes away from the Ocean! Our resort is located on the tranquil Bogue Sound along the Intracoastal Waterway. We can accommodate daily, weekly, monthly, and annual stays on a variety of sites. We offer full hook-ups with 30 or 50 amp service, water and power accessible tent sites, pull-thru sites, some shaded lots, and grassy sites.

View Website 350 Red Barn Rd.
Newport, NC 28570
(252) 393-2628

Holiday Trav-L-Park

We Are Your One-Stop Family Fun Vacation Spot in Eastern North Carolina! Holiday Trav-L-Park Resort features 325 grassy sites with picnic tables; easy beach and ocean access; complete with full hookups; WI-FI available, and cable TV -- all of the conveniences for your vacation home away from home. And, because your comfort and fun is of primary importance to us, Holiday Trav-L-Park Resort provides everything an RV camper desires: clean, modern restrooms with ceramic-tiled, hot showers; swimming pool; arcade; modern playground; laundry room; and convenience store/wine market. From the moment you arrive at our resort, you will be attended to by our friendly courteous staff.

View Website 9102 Coast Guard Rd.
Emerald Isle, NC 28594
(252) 354-2250

Ward's Creek RV Park

297 Hwy 70 E
Otway, NC 28516
(252) 728-4633

Water's Edge RV Park

View Website 1463 Hwy. 24
Newport, NC 28570
(252) 247-0494

Whispering Pines Campground

25 Whispering Pines
Newport, NC 28570
(252) 726-4902

White Oak Shores Camping & Rv Resort

View Website 400 Wetherington Landing Road
Stella, NC 28584
(252) 393-3244

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