Smokey Bears 80th Birthday Week at North Carolina Campgrounds


Black Mountain & Briar Bottom Campground
50 Black Mountain Campground Rd.
Burnsville, NC 28714

Carolina Hemlocks Campground
8516 Highway 80 South
Burnsville, NC 28714
Van Hook Glade Campground
14014 Highlands Road
Highlands, NC 28741

Week of August 4, 2024 through August 10, 2024


Free with campsite reservation


Join us at Black Mountain, Carolina Hemlocks and Van Hook Glade Campgrounds in the mountains of Western North Carolina to celebrate Smokey Bears 80th birthday!

Event Details

Visit any of the North Campgrounds (Black Mountain & Briar Bottom, Carolina Hemlocks and Van Hook Glade) during the week of August 4, through August 10, 2024 and join in on the celebration of the 80th Birthday of Smokey Bear.

Information and goody bags will be provided to our youth campers during this week while supplies last.

What to Bring

Comfortable shoes
Clothes appropriate for the weather & the amenities on site

Ticket Information

Complimentary with paid campsite reservation