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Tent camping is available
Campfires are allowed
Service and Repair is available
Picnic and Barbecue area is available
Tap Water

Activities: fishing, hiking and horseback riding

Restrooms are needless to say on hand, and water hookups are on hand here. At Backbone Rock amusing stuff to do is bountiful, and to be at this place is good fun any time. Backbone Rock is a very popular campground among folks of Damascus.
Such a magnificent choice of attractions and such a magnificent variety of outdoors recreation will make you glad you came.

Pack your tent and sleeping bag and head
    for the campground; Backbone Rock in Tennessee is such a good spot. Tennessee has scores of outdoors activities.
All the merry folks and scores of entertaining stuff to do have scores of people coming here. A grade II-III, 4-mile-from-beginning-to-end
 whitewater part can be found on close by Beaverdam Creek, the Backbone Rock Park to Laurel Creek segment. This segment of Beaverdam Creek is a mid difficulty part for whitewater boating. You ought to check conditions ahead of going; whitewater boating could turn dangerous. People from Damascus love to come to Backbone Rock; you can hit the slopes at Ski Beech in close proximity. Nearby Tank Hollow is a pleasant place to go if you're at Backbone Rock, and why not spend some time golfing at a nearby golf course like Redtail Mountain Golf Club. This campground is so good. You must definitely check out Backbone Rock while you're here at Backbone Rock; why don't you take the little ones to  
Corner Pocket during your stay at Backbone Rock. Don't forget to take a tremendous little spree to Backbone Branch; if you want to play some golf, you're in luck because Deer Field Golf Course is nearby.  

MillsapBaker Estate, Damascus

3 miles away
Econo Lodge Glade Spring, Glade Spring

10 miles away
Knights Inn Glade Spring, Glade Spring

10 miles away
Americas Best Value Inn Abingdon, Abingdon

11 miles away

Other campgrounds near Backbone Rock, Tennessee:

   Happy Valley Campground, Mountain City, 3 miles away
   Laurel Creek RV Park, Damascus, 3 miles away
   Callalantee, Mountain City, 6 miles away
   Abingdon Gap Shelter - Appalachian Trail, Shady Valley, 6 miles away
   Saunders Shelter - Appalachian Trail, Laurel Bloomery, 7 miles away
   Callebs Cove Campground, Abingdon, 8 miles away
   Jefferson - Beartree, Laurel Bloomery, 9 miles away
   Beartree, Laurel Bloomery, 10 miles away
   Lost Mt Shelter - Appalachian Trail, Whitetop, 11 miles away
   Double Springs Shelter - Appalachian Trail, Shady Valley, 13 miles away

Marinas near Backbone Rock, Tennessee:

   Pappy's Marina and Campground, Butler, 16 miles away

   Pioneer Landing Campground, Butler, 18 miles away

   Lake View Dock, Bristol, 19 miles away

Paddling Rivers Near Backbone Rock, Tennessee:

   Beaverdam Creek, Johnson (TN) / Washington County, 0 miles away
      Class II-III - 4 miles long (Backbone Rock Park to Laurel Creek)

   Laurel Creek, Washington County, 3 miles away
      Class I-III - 2.5 miles long (Damascus to South Fork of Holston River)

   Holston River - South Fork, Washington County, 4 miles away
      Class I-III - 8 miles long (Damascus to Alvarado)

   Tennessee Laurel Creek, Johnson County, 4 miles away
      Class III+(IV) - 2.5 miles long (Roadside Laurel)

   Green Cove Creek, Washington County, 10 miles away
      Class III-IV+(V) - 1.5 miles long (AT - Virginia Creeper Trail)

Public Lands near Backbone Rock, Tennessee:

   Grayson Highlands State Park, Virginia, 22 miles away

   Hungry Mother State Park, Virginia, 25 miles away

   Sycamore Shoals State Park, Tennessee, 25 miles away

   Mount Jefferson State Park, North Carolina, 27 miles away

   Roan Mountain State Park, Tennessee, 29 miles away

Trails near Backbone Rock, Tennessee:

   Clark Mountain Trail, Washington County, 5 miles away

   Maple Spring Fire Trail, Sullivan County, 6 miles away

   Maple Spring Fire Trail, Sullivan County, 6 miles away

   Wyatt Fire Trail, Sullivan County, 9 miles away

   Wyatt Fire Trail, Sullivan County, 10 miles away

   Bear Wallow Trail, Sullivan County, 11 miles away

   Bear Wallow Trail, Sullivan County, 11 miles away

Golf Courses Near Backbone Rock, Tennessee:

   Deer Field Golf Course, Damascus, 4 miles away

   Redtail Mountain Golf Club, Mountain City, 10 miles away

   Glenrochie Country Club, Abingdon, 11 miles away

   Greenway Creek Golf Course, Glade Spring, 11 miles away

   Scenic View Golf Course, Chilhowie, 14 miles away

Lakes Near Backbone Rock, Tennessee:

   South Holston Lake, Sullivan County, 19 miles away

Current weather conditions at Backbone Rock, Tennessee

Local climate location: BRISTOL WSO AP 33 miles away

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