Tsali Recreation Area


4.50 out of 5
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Campground Description

Over 40 wooded campsites and shower facilities (open seasonally). Some of the best mountain biking in the Eastern US with beautiful views of Lake Fontana. All sites are well graded, have picnic tables and grills, and are in a very nice area.
Contact: US Forest Service
Posted by: Jeff Barber on September 5, 2008
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    Campground Activities

    Mountain biking, hiking, canoeing, fishing.

    Campground Amenities

    Showers, flat gravel tent pads, grills, picnic tables, trash service, flush toilets.

    Camping Fees

    $15 per night.

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    Q: Hi I wanted to know if the camp sites are right on the water? We wanted to camp for a couple of days but right on the water -Guest

    A: No, it's not on the water.

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    Reviews of Tsali Recreation Area

    Reviewed by Greg Heil on September 18, 2011

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    Beautiful campsite with great tent pads, running water, bathroom with flush toilets, and EXCELLENT trail access! Like Mountain Man mentioned, it can fill up very quickly on the weekends!
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    Reviewed by Jeff Barber on April 9, 2010

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    Large, clean campsites close to the trailhead. Can fill up on popular mountain bike or horse weekends.
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