Badin Lake Campground is a 35 site campground on the shores of Badin Lake that is open year-round. There are 2 loops and 1 host site. Both loops have flush toilets and showers for the campers. This campground is very popular because there are many sites directly on the lakeshore. Uwharrie National Forest has lake and river recreation, hunting, fishing, equestrian, mountain biking and hiking trails, a outdoor shooting range and motorized trails for ATVs, side-by-sides, dirt bikes, jeeps and trucks. We are the closet National Forest for the majority of the population of NC.
Recreation Site Name: Badin Lake Campground - Host Duties:
Assisting visitors in understanding campground fees and visitor regulations in a friendly and courteous manner.
Observing visitor behavior and reporting disruptive or inappropriate behavior to the Forest Service.
Observing the condition and cleanliness of campground facilities and reporting plumbing and electrical items needing attention or repair to the Forest Service. Make simple repairs or replacements of lightbulbs, fixing or stopping leaks or faucet drips, and unclogging toilets, etc.
Restocking toilet paper in restrooms and incidental cleaning of restrooms as necessary, between cleaning done by the cleaning contractor.
Performing general cleanup of around campground, campsites, fire rings, & grills after visitors leave.
Post campsite reservations as provided by the reservation contractor or the District Office.
Keeping a written total of campground visitors per day, to be turned in at the end of each month. This is optional.
Being present in the campground that will primarily include coverage on Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays. Inform the District Office when you will not be available as host.
Remove litter and debris from the Badin Lake Trail at least twice a month, starting at side toward King’s Mt Point on the trail and ending at end past the upper loop.
A minimum time commitment to be a host is 6 months. We would prefer a commitment of 12 months if possible.
HOUSING & AMENITIES Type: Trailer/RV Pads Description: Host must provide their own camping trailer or RV.