State: North Carolina
Number of Sites: 68
ReservatiContentons: Yes - Check Recreation.gov for informationAbout: 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) Usage: Light 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.