State: North Carolina
Number of Sites: 68
ReservatiContentons: Yes - Check Recreation.gov for information
About: Located on Hiwassee Lake, this recreation area features a campground with 68 campsites, picnic area, hiking trails, an 8-mile mountain-bike trail system, and a boat launching ramp. Hiwassee Lake has 180 miles of shoreline and is a popular place for fishing, boating, and water skiing. The 1-mile Shore Trail overlooks the lake.
Fees: $8 (2012)
Closest Towns: Murphy
Water: Drinking Water
Restrooms: Flush Toilet
Directions: To reach Hanging Dog, travel about 5 miles on SR 1326 north of Murphy. Area is located on Hiwassee Lake.