As of Oct. 25, 2017: The northwest corner of the Cub Lake Trail is closed until further notice. Heavy rains created dangerous trail erosion and damaged several bridges. Additional info is available at the trailhead kiosk or park office. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Rates: $15 — $35 Taxes and fees are not included. Rates subject to change. $5 reservation fee per site is non-refundable.
Natchez Trace State Park offers 206 campsites and five camping cabins. All sites have a table, grill, and fire ring. Other amenities, such as water and electricity, vary by campground. Pets allowed at campgrounds and stay is limited to two weeks during in season.
The camping cabins are a unique lodging option at Natchez Trace. The cabins are located right by the water on a grassy slope overlooking Pin Oak Lake. Each cabin has air conditioning, two bunks, (sleeping four people total), a picnic table, BBQ grill, lantern holder, and water (in-season). The cabins are open year-round. In-season rates begin at $44.
Pin Oak Campground
The Pin Oak campground has 77 sites, 2 bathhouses, 50 amp electric, sewer and water hookups. The campground is located on the shore of Pin Oak Lake and can accommodate RVs up to 80 feet in length. The RV camp also offers a swimming beach, playground, picnic shelter, camping cabins and boat dock. While this campground is open year round, some campsites close after December 1.
Cub Lake Campgrounds
Cub Lake Campground #1 has 23 sites and 1 bathhouse. The sites feature 20 and 30 amp electric and water at all sites. There is a strict RV size restriction of 25 feet and under. This campground is open seasonally and also has a dump station.
Cub Lake Campground #2 has 46 sites and 1 bathhouse. The sites are primarily primitive. Water is available in the campground, but not at each campsite. There is a strict RV size restriction of 20 feet and under. This campground is open seasonally and also has a dump station.
Backcountry camping is allowed although a permit is required. There are four backcountry campsites and up to 35 people may camp at any one site. Pets on leashes are allowed, pack animals are not.
Natchez Trace Wrangler Camp is located 2.2 miles south of I-40 on Hwy. 114. The Bucksnort Wrangler Camp features 62 campsites with electric and water, two bathhouses and a dump station. All electrical hook-ups are 50 amps. Each site has a picnic table, ground grill, pedestal grill, lantern holder, water and hitching rail. There are 250 miles of riding trails in the park and forest. The campground is open year round. Campsites should be reserved online or by calling the park. Campers are requested to leave site clear of horse waste. No alcohol is allowed and pets must be kept on a leash. Quiet time is at 10 pm. While this campground is open year round, some campsites close after December 1.
Please Note: During the winter, some campsites in the Pin Oak RV and the Wrangler Campground are closed after December 1. If you have questions or need assistance, please call the Park Office at 731-968-3742 before 4:30 p.m. or the Campground Reservation Phone at 731-358-5587 between 4:30 p.m. and 10 p.m. central time.
New Firewood Policy – Effective June 1, 2016
In order to protect our forests and trees from invasive insects and diseases, Tennessee State Parks asks that ALL campfires be made with heat-treated wood or downed wood collected inside the park, near the campsite. Please refrain from bringing untreated wood into the park.Reserve Now