Longwood Campground - John H. Kerr Reservoir (Buggs Island Lake) US Army Corps of Engineers

Longwood Park Entrance Sign, Photo by Ranger RM Burick
Longwood Park, Photo by Ranger RM Burick
Longwood Campground - John H. Kerr Reservoir (Buggs ISland Lake) US Army Corps of Engineers
13500 Highway 15
Clarksville, VA 23927
Region Southern Virginia
Locality Mecklenburg
Dates Open: April 1 through October 31
Phone: (434) 374-2711
Longwood Gatehouse: (434) 738-2711
Reserve America: (877) 444-6777
General Information jhkerr@usace.army.mil
Project Website www.saw.usace.army.mil/Locations/DistrictLakesandDams/JohnHKerr.aspx
Website www.saw.usace.army.mil/jhkerr/index.htm

Longwood Campground is located at John H. Kerr Reservoir. The 50,000 acre lake extends 39 miles up the wooded, cove-studded shoreline of the Roanoke River. With over 55,000 acres of public lands, you can enjoy swimming, fishing, camping, boating, or just relaxing. John H. Kerr Reservoir is the perfect destination to enjoy nature's beauty. Longwood Park offers 66 campsites on or near the lake. There are 34 sites with water and electric hookups and 32 primitive sites. The campground also has 1 double site. Gas, restaurants, bait/tackle shops, and groceries are just 5 minutes away in Clarksville, VA. Longwood Park's Boat Launch is approximately 300 yards past the entrance to Longwood Park and is available for campers to use. Ranger and Sherriff patrol nightly during season. Attendant is on duty from April 1-October 31.

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