About This Campground
One loop of campground closed due to a water system issue.
This campground, near the entrance to Joyce Kilmer Memorial Forest, has 18 campsites located beside a rushing mountain stream, Little Santeetlah Creek. A few sites remain open year-round, although no water is available in the…
- Tent Sites
- RV Sites
- ADA Access
- Picnic Table
- Drinking Water
- Water Hookups
- Drive InPark next to your campsite
- Boat InBoat to your campsite
This campground has very few sites and they don’t allow pre-bookings. It’s very rustic - there is a bathroom with toilets but no showers. The campground is walking distance to Joyce Kilmer memorial forest and a boat launch on lake Santeetlah. One of the most beautiful places I’ve ever camped.
If you drive the Cherohala Skyway from Tellico plains, make a left onto Joyce Kilmer Road. You'll come to an intersection; Left gets you Joyce Kilmer Memorial Forest, Straight ahead will garner you a fabulous view from Maple Springs Overlook, and Right, will take you by Hose Cove Campground. Go…
Very peaceful campground! You can find sites the you can pull right up to or one like ours J2 that you have to park and hike about .25-.5 mi to camp out. It is right off a lake for access to water, (must purify yourself) because we werent close to the purified water. We loved swimming in the lake…
Horse Cove Campground is located in North Carolina
Horse Cove Campground is located 13 miles north of Robbinsville, NC near the entrance to Joyce Kilmer Memorial Forest.