ROANOKE, Va. (STACKER/WFXR) — When planning a camping trip, there are many factors to consider including amenities, location, public restrooms, cooking, and more. Hidden in the mountains and Roanoke Valley there are many campgrounds to explore.

If you looking to spend some time in the great outdoors, Stacker collected a list of the highest-rated campgrounds in Roanoke using data from Yelp. The rankings factor in the average rating and number of reviews. See if your favorite spot is on the list.

1. Camp Karma

Camp Karma takes over 42 acres in Bedford and is located near Smith Mountain Lake. The campground borders Goose Creek where guests can fish and swim. The site offers hiking trails, 36 primitive campsites, private bathrooms, graveled parking, firewood, and more to enjoy your stay.

– Rating: 5.0/5 (6 reviews)
– Address: 2056 Stone Mountain Rd Bedford, VA 24523
– Categories: Campgrounds
– Read more on Yelp

Don’s Cab-Inns

Don’s Cab-Inns located in Roanoke County consists of hand-crafted cabins and yurt or RV space. The camping site offers firewood, linens, bath sets, coffee, charcoal, and more. For booking requests and rentals click here.

– Rating: 5.0/5 (4 reviews)
– Address: 56 Roanoke River Pkwy Explore Park – Blue Ridge Pkwy Roanoke, VA 24014
– Categories: Campgrounds
– Read more on Yelp

Twin River Outfitters

With four riverfront campgrounds, Twin River Outfitters is one of the oldest and most experienced outfitters on the Upper James River. Each campground has several sites and the property features tubing, kayaking, canoeing, and more. While enjoying the scenic views, campers can paddle to the different campgrounds and take day trips on the river.

– Rating: 4.5/5 (21 reviews)
– Address: 640 Lowe St Buchanan, VA 24066
– Categories: Rafting/Kayaking, Tours, Campgrounds
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Cave Mountain Lake Recreation Area

Cave Mountain Lake Recreation is hidden in the Blue Ridge Mountains and is near the Natural Bridge. Campers can fish, grill, swim, and hike while being surrounded by the rustic beauty of the mountains.

– Rating: 4.5/5 (3 reviews)
– Address: 811 Cave Mountain Lake Rd Natural Bridge Station, VA 24579
– Categories: Hiking, Campgrounds, Lakes
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Wilderness Canoe Company

Wilderness Canoe Company is located on the James River and offers multiple campsites including a group site big enough for 30 people. If you are looking to step into the wilderness and a place to kayak, canoe, or fish, this site offers day trips to Glasgow and Snowden. For more information, visit their website.

– Rating: 4.0/5 (12 reviews)
– Address: 631 James River Rd Natural Bridge Station, VA 24579
– Categories: Fishing, Rafting/Kayaking, Campgrounds
– Read more on Yelp

Dixie Caverns & Pottery

Dixie Caverns and Pottery is located in Salem and is more than just a campground. It is also a show cave located in the Riverside community. Guests can go on scheduled tours in the cavern and explore its pathways, and antique and rock shops. The campsite offers free wifi, cable, and your furry friends can come along for the trip. For more information, visit their website.

– Rating: 4.0/5 (43 reviews)
– Address: 5753 W Main St Salem, VA 24153
– Categories: Campgrounds, Hobby Shops
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Middle Creek Campground

From disc golf, to ‘secret’ swimming pools, the Middle Creek Campground is nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains at the foot of Fork Mountain. The property offers 30 campsites and is close to the Appalachian Trail and Blue Ridge Parkway. This campground has fishing, biking riding trails, hiking trails, kayak rentals, entertainment, hammocks, and more. For more information, visit their website.

– Rating: 4.0/5 (11 reviews)
– Address: 1164 Middle Creek Rd Buchanan, VA 24066
– Categories: Campgrounds
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Halesford Harbour

If you love being near the lake, the Halesford Harbour features a 41-acre RV park offering luxury campsites. The park is near Smith Mountain Lake and the Halesford Harbour Inn Resort which features a picnic area, cabins, a basketball court, Jake’s Place Restaurant, a park, and more. For those looking to cruise on the lake, there are boat rentals available. For more information on reservations and rentals, visit their website.

– Rating: 4.0/5 (10 reviews)
– Address: 1336 Campers Paradise Trl Moneta, VA 24121
– Categories: Hotels, Campgrounds
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Explore Park

The Roanoke County Explore Blue Ridge Campground offers raised platforms and group campsites. The campground is operated by the Blue Ridge Campground. The amenities include a fire pit, picnic tables, and hiking trails. There are no vehicles permitted at the campsite and the campground requires a quarter-mile walk in and out. Guests have the option to catch a shuttle during its operating hours. For more information, visit their website.

– Rating: 4.0/5 (5 reviews)
– Address: 3900 Rutrough Rd SE Roanoke, VA 24014
– Categories: Campgrounds, Hiking, Disc Golf
– Read more on Yelp