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Best Dispersed Sites Near Sylvania, AL (8)

    Camper-submitted photo from Blue Hole Dispersed- Crockford-Pigeon Mountain WMA
    Camper-submitted photo from Blue Hole Dispersed- Crockford-Pigeon Mountain WMA
    Camper-submitted photo from Prentice Cooper State Forest Dispersed
    Camper-submitted photo from Prentice Cooper State Forest Dispersed
    Camper-submitted photo from Prentice Cooper State Forest Dispersed
    Camper-submitted photo from Prentice Cooper State Forest Dispersed
    Camper-submitted photo from Prentice Cooper State Forest Dispersed
    Camper-submitted photo from Prentice Cooper State Forest Dispersed

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    Prentice Cooper State Forest Dispersed

    11 Reviews
    39 Photos
    244 Saves
    Signal Mountain, Tennessee

    Welcome to Prentice Cooper State Forest Dispersed Camping Area in Tennessee. If you're looking for a spot to truly get away from it all, this is your place. Nestled in a protected forest not far from Chattanooga, this area offers a rugged, back-to-nature experience.

    The camping spots are scattered around a picturesque pond, making it a serene setting for pitching your tent. Just be prepared for a bit of a rough ride getting there—some visitors have noted that the gravel roads can be challenging, especially for cars. But once you arrive, the tranquility is worth it. The pond is a popular spot, and you might even spot some local wildlife, like copperheads, so keep an eye out.

    One of the standout features here is the allowance of campfires, which is perfect for those cool evenings. Pets are welcome too, so feel free to bring your furry friends along. Just remember, there are no amenities like drinking water, toilets, or showers, so you'll need to come fully prepared to rough it.

    For those into off-road adventures, the area boasts several OHV trails. It can get busy on weekends, so if you prefer a quieter experience, try visiting during the week. The forest is expansive, offering plenty of opportunities for hiking and exploring. Some campers have mentioned catching largemouth bass in the pond, so bring your fishing gear if that's your thing.

    Overall, Prentice Cooper State Forest is a fantastic spot for those who love seclusion and don't mind a bit of a challenge getting there. Just pack your essentials, and you'll be set for a peaceful retreat in the heart of nature.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Phone Service
    • ADA Access
    • Dispersed
    • Picnic Table
    Camper-submitted photo from Walls of Jericho - Trailhead Campsite
    Camper-submitted photo from Walls of Jericho - Trailhead Campsite
    Camper-submitted photo from Walls of Jericho - Trailhead Campsite
    Camper-submitted photo from Walls of Jericho - Trailhead Campsite
    Camper-submitted photo from Walls of Jericho - Trailhead Campsite
    Camper-submitted photo from Walls of Jericho - Trailhead Campsite
    Camper-submitted photo from Painted Bluff Dispersed Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Painted Bluff Dispersed Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Painted Bluff Dispersed Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Painted Bluff Dispersed Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Painted Bluff Dispersed Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Painted Bluff Dispersed Campground

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    Painted Bluff Dispersed Campground

    1 Review
    13 Photos
    79 Saves
    New Hope, Alabama
    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Phone Service
    • Dispersed
    • Drinking Water
    • Alcohol
    Camper-submitted photo from Hidden Creek Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Hidden Creek Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Hidden Creek Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Hidden Creek Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Hidden Creek Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Hidden Creek Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Prentice Cooper State Forest Camp
    Camper-submitted photo from Prentice Cooper State Forest Camp
    Camper-submitted photo from Prentice Cooper State Forest Camp

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    Prentice Cooper State Forest Camp

    1 Review
    3 Photos
    24 Saves
    Signal Mountain, Tennessee

    Camping is permitted at the Hunter's Check Station Camping area and the Davis Pond Camping area on a first-come, first-served basis. These primitive campsites have no sanitation facilities. Campers at the Davis Pond Camping area are required to be in the campsite by sunset and must remain in the campsite until sunrise. No in-or-out privileges with the exception of emergency purposes.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Phone Service
    • ADA Access
    • RVs
    • Tents
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      Frequently Asked Questions

      Which is the most popular dispersed campsite near Sylvania, AL?

      According to TheDyrt.com, the most popular dispersed campground near Sylvania, AL is Blue Hole Dispersed- Crockford-Pigeon Mountain WMA with a 3.5-star rating from 4 reviews.

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