Camping is an opportunity to escape urban life, get back to your roots, and live simply. There are few experiences more enjoyable than sitting around a campfire, falling asleep under the night sky, waking up with the sun to fresh mountain air all while reveling in the peace and quiet of the great outdoors. There are a wide variety of public and private campgrounds near Chattanooga. Everything from RV, tent, backcountry, and primitive campsites, to yurts and cabin rentals that can be found lakeside, riverside, or mountaintop. Regardless of your preferred setting or style of camping, you can find it here!

Camping in Chattanooga

For a comprehensive list of private campgrounds, visit the Chattanooga Tourism Co. For a listing of regional backcountry camping sites, visit our Backpacking page. Read an article from the Dyrt Magazine on campgrounds close to Chattanooga.

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