Campground site configuration:
No. RV Sites: None
No. Tent Sites:6
No.Combined Sites (Tent or RV)14
Total Sites: 18
Tent Pads: Yes
Group Tent Sites: No
Open Sites: No
Wooded Sites: Yes
No. Tables on Sites:18
No. Grilles on Sites: 18
Group Tent Sites: No
Group RV Sites: No
RV Pull Throughs:None
Largest Parking Apron Size:10.5' X 57'
Comments:Parking aprons are gravel.
Bath and shower Facilities:
Flush Toilets: Yes
Hot Showers: Yes
VAN HOOK GLADE
14014 HIGHLAND RD
HIGHLANDS NC 28741
The campground is situated in a grove of mature Rhododendrons,hardwood and some Spruce. Sites are secluded and well screened from one another - very picturesque campground. US Rt. 64 is a spectacular scenic byway through Cullasaga River Gorge. Van Hook Glade Campground's 18 sites ( 8 secluded) have parking spurs, fireplaces, tables and tent pads. Drinking water and flush toilets are provided within walking distance of each site. A building with two showers and two toilets are inside the loop.
Elevation: 3,240 ft
Open Seasonal: Yes, Open early April through October.
Open All Year: No
Reservations: (877) 444-6777
Rate: $16.00 Per Night, $112.00 Per Week
Maximum Stay Permitted: 14 Days
Pets: Domestic Allowed
Water Spigots (non-site): 4
Attractions & Considerations
Trout fishing, picnicking and swimming is available at Cliffside Recreation Area, 0.1 miles
from campground on US Rt. 64. Boating is not permitted.
Van Hook Glade Trail - 0.3 miles (connects to Cliffside Recreation Area)
Cliffside Recreation Area offers 6 trails ranging from easy to
moderate and 0.5 miles to 1.5 miles in length.
Van Hook glade is a short drive from Dry Falls and Whitewater Falls, and registered campers may use these facilities at no charge.
Fishing available at Cliffside Recreation Area, 0.1 miles from
campground on US Rt. 64.
From Highlands, NC, take US Rt. 64 west for 4 miles to campground
sign. Turn right into campground. 14014 Highlands Road, Highlands, NC 28741
Fees: $15 per day peak season
Closest town: Franklin - 8 miles; Highlands - 4.5 miles
Highlands Ranger District
2010 Flat Mountain Road
Highlands, NC 28741
(Follow the signs from U.S. 64 east of Highlands)