Davidson River

Davidson River

The Davidson River location is in Pisgah Forest, North Carolina
28768. 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 Davidson River facility, or if you need to reserve a campsite, then call the campground listed below.

1 Davidson River Circle

Pisgah Forest
North Carolina

Phone number
(828) 785-5337


Campground information Pisgah Forest, North Carolina


Davidson River Recreation Area offers camping and outdoor activities for the whole family. The campground boasts several loops of shaded campsites, as well as access to hiking trails, fishing spots, waterfalls and several nearby attractions within Pisgah National Forest. It lies just four miles west of the town of Brevard and less than an hour from the city of Asheville. The facility is open year-round.


The forest is known for its hiking trails, several of which are near the campground. Hikers can challenge themselves with the 12.3-mile Art Loeb Trail, the 3.7-mile North Slope Trail or a 1.5-mile walking trail.

The Davidson River offers excellent trout fishing, plus tubing and swimming, which are kid-friendly favorite activities. Visitors wishing to learn more about the area can attend educational programs in summer and fall.


Campsites are organized into eight loops and some are adjacent to the water. Sites are mostly shaded and equipped with picnic tables, tent pads, lantern posts and campfire rings with grills. The facility also provides hot showers and restrooms with flush toilets in each loop. Campers can purchase ice and firewood on-site and rent bikes nearby.

Natural Features

The campground is located in Pisgah National Forest at an elevation of 2,150 feet. The surrounding land boasts mile-high peaks, cascading waterfalls and slopes thickly forested with hardwoods and conifers. The group camping area is adjacent to the beautiful Davidson River.

Nearby Attractions

Several natural and cultural attractions are within close proximity to the campground. Sliding Rock, Looking Glass Falls and the scenic Blue Ridge Parkway are among the more popular sites. The small town of Brevard offers various amenities and services, and visitors can take a trip to Asheville to visit art galleries, shops and restaurants.


For facility specific information, please call (828) 577-4558.

Charges & Cancellations

Any cancellations must be taken care of directly with recreation.gov. Note that this facility does not provide refunds for No Shows or incliment weather.

Frequently Asked Questions About 1 Davidson River Circle Pisgah Forest, NC

How do I make a reservation with Davidson River?

To make reservations at Davidson River, you can call the office at (828) 785-5337.

Where is Davidson River located?

The Davidson River is located at 1 Davidson River Circle in Pisgah Forest,
. This is the location you will need to go to for camping and information.

Does Davidson River have tent or RV camping?

Davidson River offers both tent and RV camping, but to confirm you will need to call the office at (828) 785-5337 to make sure things haven’t changed.

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