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Camping Reservations

 A Ranger at John H. Kerr speaks with a group of campers by their campfire.  A RV is parked at Philpott Lake.

Those wishing to book US Army Corps of Engineers campsites up to 6 months in advance can call 1-877-444-6777 any day of the week from 10:00AM to 9:00PM (EST) or make reservations online at  Visa, AMEX, Discover, and MasterCard are accepted for reservations.

Online Reservations (24 hours/day)

John H. Kerr


W. Kerr Scott

Most campsites are reservable from April - September.  Some lakes have non-reservable campgrounds such as Buffalo at John H. Kerr. 

For additional information about camping opportunities in the Wilmington District, please contact us!


Other Camping Opportunities

Campgrounds are also managed by our State Partners at Jordan, Falls, and Kerr Lakes.


North Carolina

Jordan Lake State Recreation Area

Falls Lake State Recreation Area

Kerr Lake State Recreation Area



Occoneechee State Park (Kerr Lake)

Staunton River State Park (Kerr Lake)