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RV, Campsites and Camping in
Murphy, Andrews, Peachtree, Marble
Cherokee County North Carolina

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Hanging Dog Campground & Recreational Area

Located on Hiwassee Lake, this recreation area features a campground with 68 campsites, picnic area, hiking trails, an 8-mile mountain-bike trail system, and a boat launching ramp. Hiwassee Lake has 180 miles of shoreline and is a popular place for fishing, boating, and water skiing.

The 1-mile Shore Trail overlooks the lake. To reach Hanging Dog, travel about 5 miles on SR 1326 from Murphy.


Facilities: Camping, Fishing, Hiking and Restrooms Available.

Season: Open from April 15 to October 31.

Directions: From Murphy, take NC 1326 west for 5 miles. One loop.

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