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    Big Meadows Campground

    Mile 51.3 Skyline Drive, Shenandoah National Park, VA
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    Overview
    • Excellent60%
    • Very good27%
    • Average8%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible3%
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    “bear box” (17 reviews)
    “picnic table” (15 reviews)
    “tent camping” (13 reviews)
    Pets Allowed
    Paid Wifi
    Golf Course
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    1 - 5 of 147 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Most recent stay was June 23rd thru June 26th 2017 ~ We camp in a Little Rig "Tear Drop” style RV only 15' long w/o toilet or shower ~ plus we like to eat outdoors using the picnic table and set up our dining canopy...More

    Thank 1DIDO1
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    As DC Fed, the NPS folks here are the greatest! They respond timely to phone calls and are very knowledgeable of "walk up vacancies". Get there early (before 9-930) if you don't have a reservation. This is my 2nd visit to Big meadows and 1st...More

    Thank Sonnie C
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Upon checking into the campsite we were instructed to read and sign their bear policy; yes they take measures to not have the bears needlessly coming into contact with people. No coolers or food items out at any time the site is vacant, seriously! They...More

    Thank Martina P
    Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

    The staff were very pleasant and helpful but I didn't find the place relaxing. All other campsites in the Great Smoky Mountains. Blue Ridge etc had well laid out tent areas - flat and well marked. Not the case for here. Close together, and not...More

    Thank Paul A
    Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

    We stayed at Big Meadows from Tuesday through Saturday. Since we only decided to go about three weeks in advance we had to use the walk up option which is first come/first serve as there were no reservable spots left for the full length of...More

    Thank Tara L
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    • 217
    • Location
    • United States >
    • Virginia >
    • Shenandoah National Park
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    • Big Meadows Campground Hotel Shenandoah National Park
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    Traveller (153)
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    Nidhi C
    26 September 2017|
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    Response from Brian904 | Reviewed this property |
    If you get there early you should have a good chance of getting a site.
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    reeves_ta
    30 June 2017|
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    Response from Augusta_MEJRTlover | Reviewed this property |
    While the Rangers are very nice, they seem to be real sticklers for the rules. We have a motorcycle camper, which is more like a tent than a camper, but because it has small tires they would not let us park it on the grass... More
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    bobcatlake
    27 May 2017|
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    Response from Augusta_MEJRTlover | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, dogs are allowed in the campground. They are allowed on some of the hiking trails. My dog took several hikes. The rangers are very happy to tell you which ones they can go on and which ones they can't. There were... More
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    "look at the map and decide just what you want."
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    "If you are prepared to haul your stuff, choose a "walk-in" site WITH a bear box. Most sites are..."
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    "All campsites are great. Loops A & B prohibit use of generators and thus are quiet. Loops C and D are..."
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    "All campsites were good. The ones on the appalachian trail (E) looked really nice although shady."
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