Campground

Currently Open


The campground is currently open. Full hook ups and primitive camping is available. There are no restroom facilities at this time. Please check back for updated information.
Two people fishing on a river bank.

About the Campground


Located on 55 acres along the Neuse River, this beautiful nature-based park is brimming with fun things to do. Enjoy camping, hiking, fishing, biking, picnicking and canoeing at the Nature Center.

Spend the night under the stars at this full-service campground nestled along the Neuse River. The Kinston-Lenoir County Tourism Development Authority Campground has river access, hot showers, fire rings, picnic tables and a dump station. Numerous campsite accommodations of all kinds are available, ranging from those with full hook-ups for recreational vehicles to scenic tent campsites.

Camping & Group Camping


The Kinston-Lenoir County Tourism Development Authority Campground is a full-service campground by the Neuse River.
An RV parked behind a camp ground sign.
It offers 23 sites with full hook-ups for recreational vehicles (including water, sewer, and 20, 30, and 50-amp electric hook-ups); additional sites with 30-amp hook-ups; and tent sites without hookups. A fee is charged for all sites. Maximum stay is 30 days. No reservations.

Group camping is welcomed. Group camping is for RV Clubs, scout troops, special events, etc. To schedule a group camping trip, contact the Nature Center. Camping groups may also want to schedule the picnic shelter for cookouts. The campground is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The building is closed on Mondays. Please call, Tuesday through Sunday, 252-939-3367 for more information.

Picnic Shelter


Located at the entrance to our campground is a 30 foot by 60 foot picnic shelter that can easily accommodate up to 100 people. The shelter is fully equipped with tables, lights, fans, large grills and a stone fireplace.
A large picnic shelter in front of trees.