Camping on Chickamauga Lake

When you find yourself longing to drive a stake in the ground, camping on Chickamauga Lake offers everything you could ever want with its stunning water views and beautiful nature landscapes. Camping is a favorite for many visitors each year. Covering near 800 miles of shoreline, you are sure to find the perfect setting where the sounds and sights of nature calm. Nestle in for your visit around a perfect campfire.   

Relax at a Chickamauga Lake Campground

Whether you are escaping daily stress, need relaxation, or want to get out on the open waters, Chickamauga Lake has all the amenities you desire. Several RV parks are located on Chickamauga Lake, offering poolside views, restaurants, live music, fishing, yoga, peaceful walking trails, and boating with direct access to the open water. SUP’s, paddleboards, canoes, and kayak rentals are all available from local business owners who put a capital H in ‘Southern Hospitality.’  

Enjoy camping on Chickamauga Lake with friends and family

Camping at our State Parks

Check out our State Parks for large groups and/or reunions. They offer enough space for everyone with lots of fun things to do. Harrison Bay State Park offers 128 RV campsites with water and electrical hookups as well as tent-only sites. You can fish, boat, swim, paddle, boat, hike, bike, go bird watching or just play with the kids on the playground, basketball court and swimming pool there at the park. It’s also home to the beautiful Bear Trace golf course designed by Jack Nicklaus.

Chester Frost Park offers year-round recreational camping and hosts such amenities as an onsite shower and laundry facility. With 228 campsites including electrical sites, waterfront, inland, tent sites, and primitive sites, you’re sure to find a fit. The numerous fishing piers and docks, beach play, an onsite playground, volleyball court, calendar of seasonal events going on right there at the park creates a perfect environment to get away from it all and back to nature.

State parks make a great destination for your camping getaway

Camping for the non-camper

For those who don’t prefer roughing it in the woods, cabins and lakehouse rentals are available. You’ll also find bed and breakfasts like Whispering Winds. And we even have tiny houses at Sequoyah RV Park for fishermen and overnight boaters.  Tent camping can be found throughout the lake and at most RV parks which provide restrooms, showers, and laundry. Primitive camping is a favorite for hikers and rock climbing enthusiast who desire the atmosphere of being in the depths of nature sleeping soundly under the starry sky in a secret hideaway. 

No matter what your style of camping, we hope you’ll choose Chickamauga Lake for your next trip. We’re sure that once you do, you’ll want to keep coming back! Be sure to tag your photos on your trip with #lakechickfun so we can feature you on our website!

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