Cave Mountain Lake Recreation Area Camping

Glenwood & Pedlar Ranger District
811 Cave Mountain Lake Rd.
Natural Bridge Station, VA 24579
Region Shenandoah Valley
Locality Rockbridge
Dates Open: April 1 through October 30
Phone: (540) 291-2188

Cave Mountain Lake offers 28 reservable campsites and 13 campsites remain first-come, first-serve only. Amenities at each campsite include a picnic table, lantern post and campfire ring with grill. Flush toilets and water spigots are located throughout the campground.

Activities and Amenities

  • Bath House
  • Beach Access
  • Birding
  • Campfire Rings
  • Drinking Water (Peak Season)
  • Dump Station
  • Fishing
  • Flush Toilets (Seasonal)
  • Hiking
  • Host
  • Lantern Posts
  • Picnic Area
  • Showers
  • Swimming
  • Trails
  • Wildlife Viewing

Know Before You Go

  • Bears and other wildlife frequent the area; keep all food stored in approved containers or locked inside your vehicle
  • No hookups available
  • Entrance gates are locked from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m.
  • Maximum of two dogs allowed per site
  • No alcohol allowed in beach, picnic, swimming or parking areas
  • Day-use visitors must pay a fee

Book now

Last Updated: 3/28/2013 10:13 AM
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