Mount Rogers National Recreation Area
Marion, VA 24354
Hurricane Campground is in Mount
Rogers National Recreation Area, 15 miles south of Marion.
There are 24 single units and 6 double units. None of the sites
can be reserved; all sites are first-come, first-served. Most
units have a gravel parking spur, picnic table and fire grill.
Some have tent pads. Recreation vehicles up to 22 feet can be
accommodated. Water fountains and a garbage bin are centrally
located. Bath-houses have flush toilets and warm showers.
Hurricane and Comers Creeks run through the area
for trout fishing and wading. Excellent hunting and fishing opportunities
are available. Hurricane Knob Nature Trail offers a brisk 1 mile
loop hike. There is easy access to the Appalachian Trail within
½ mile. The entire campground has a relaxing, rustic atmosphere.
Directions: From I-81 at Marion
take exit 45 onto Virginia State Route 16 south. Follow SR 16
for 15 miles to SR 650 (5 miles south of Sugar Grove). Turn right
on gravel SR 650, follow it for 2 miles to the paved campground
Map and Driving Directions
Dates Open: Early April to early October