Pettigrew State Park

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4.00 out of 5
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Campground Description

The family campground is located between the park office and Somerset Place. Thirteen campsites, each with a picnic table and grill, are well-suited for tents and trailers.

The edge of a cypress/sweetgum forest furnishes a shaded area for some of the campsites while others are located in an open, grassy meadow. Water and restrooms with showers are nearby.
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Posted by: TrailAPI on March 7, 2013
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    Campground Activities

    Biking
    Fishing
    Boating
    Picnicking
    Camping
    Trails
    Education and Events

    Campground Amenities

    Drinking Water, Fire Ring, Flush Toilet, Grill, Pets OK, Picnic Table, Showers, Vault Toilet

    Reservation info

    Reservations online at http://ncparks.gov/Visit/parks/pett/reserve.php

    Camping Fees

    $12-$25 per night

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    Reviews of Pettigrew State Park



    Reviewed by Tala Smith on September 6, 2014

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    First come first served/reservation for some sites. Comfortable, quiet, well-maintained. Reasonable space between sites. Some shaded, some not. Firewood available for purchase on honor system. Bathrooms/showers are clean, and there is a separate picnic area with grills and tables a short walk away from the lake. There is at least one hike-in campground nearby as well that is in a heavily wooded area (we saw 2 baby bears in that area, and some deer on a hike). Old plantation a short hike away as a point of interest, and a historic cemetery site. Lush woods with lots of birds, dragonflies, and intriguing foliage of all types and vines climbing tall trees. The lake itself is a peaceful spot to sit and relax, especially at daybreak. I would go again. I teetered btwn 3 and 4 on rating simply because I know there are much grander spots, but I don't want to rate it low because for an easy to access drive-in site it's nice. If you're looking for WAY off the beaten path separation from everything, then this is not exactly the spot. Taking a hike on one of the trails can however give you that sense in short order. Then you can come back to the comfort of a hot shower. That's a plus in my book.
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