Chilhowee Group Camp

Chilhowee Group Camp

The Chilhowee Group Camp location is in Benton, Tennessee
37307. This page provides detailed contact information for this campground location including the campground phone number, office hours, reservation information and driving directions.

If you have any questions about the Chilhowee Group Camp facility, or if you need to reserve a campsite, then call the campground listed below.

3171 Highway 64 East


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Campground information Benton, Tennessee


Located in the Chilhowee Recreation Area, Chilhowee Group Camp offers camping for up to 75 individuals. Nearby McKamy Lake offers a swim area with a sandy beach and fishing from the bank. On the drive up to the campground, stop at one of the many observation overlooks to enjoy the beautiful mountains. Wildlife is abundant in this area, so have your camera ready and tread lightly.


Within the recreation area are approximately 25 miles of hiking and biking trails including the Chilhowee Trails System. Chilhowee Group camp is an excellent location for wildlife viewing and accessing a nearby scenic waterfall. Fishing is available on the seven-acre McKamy Lake. Boats are allowed, but gasoline motors are not.


The group camp includes a large open area with picnic tables and a grill as well as an RV site with electric hook up. Camp sites are scattered through the trees surrounding the RV site. Within the group site itself, a waterless vault toilet is available year-round. During the warmer months, (typically April-October), a bathhouse with flushing toilets and showers is available nearby.

Both the beach and many trails are located within a short walking distance of the site.

Drinking water is available near the entrance to the group site.

Natural Features

The campground is located near the top of Chilhowee Mountain at an elevation of 2,000 feet. It is in a mixed hardwood and pine forest and the lake is a short walk from the group camp.

Nearby Attractions

In addition to the immediate local activities, world class whitewater rafting opportunities are nearby on the Ocoee and Hiwassee Rivers.

Charges & Cancellations

Goup areas must be cancelled more than 14 days from reservation date to get refund. The $8.00 service fee will still be charged for the reservation

Frequently Asked Questions About 3171 Highway 64 East Benton, TN

How do I make a reservation with Chilhowee Group Camp?

To make reservations at Chilhowee Group Camp, you can call the office at 423-338-3300.

Where is Chilhowee Group Camp located?

The Chilhowee Group Camp is located at 3171 Highway 64 East in Benton,
. This is the location you will need to go to for camping and information.

Does Chilhowee Group Camp have tent or RV camping?

Chilhowee Group Camp offers both tent and RV camping, but to confirm you will need to call the office at 423-338-3300 to make sure things haven’t changed.

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