McDowell Campground

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  • Seasons - Year-round


  • 15222 York Rd.

    Charlotte,   NC   28209


Would you like to take the "Great Urban Escape?" McDowell Nature Preserve offers 1,116 acres of peace and quiet. Choose from a wide variety of outdoor recreation opportunities and visit the Nature Center - all while you camp onsite!

The main campground at McDowell has 56 campsites ranging from full RV hookup to primitive sites. Group camping is available at Copperh​ead Island just a few miles up the road.

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15222 York Rd.
Charlotte NC 28209


Latitude: 35° 5' 39.12" / Longitude: -81° 1' 26.4"

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