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Non-Site-Specific Reservation:

Reservations for these campsites are NOT site-specific. Campers may select a vacant site of this type upon check-in.
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Reservation Window: Tue Oct 21 2014 – Sat Nov 21 2015

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Site Details:

  • Site Type: Backcountry Campsite
  • Site Reserve Type: Non Site-Specific
  • Type of Use: Overnight
  • Min Num of People: 1
  • Max Num of People: 10
  • Looking For Category: Tent Site
  • Picnic Table: Y
  • Fire Ring: Y

Alerts and Important Information


($10 per person, per night) This area is for hike-in campers only. No vehicles allowed. All campsites are located on 7 Mile Red Blazed Backpack Trail. The closest site is approximately 3 miles. No water, electricity or bathroom facilities at any sites.

Consumption or use of alcoholic beverages or intoxicants is unlawful in any public-use area.

All group gatherings must conclude before gate closure.

From April 15th to Sept 14th, the gates close at 9 pm. From Sept 15th to April 14th, the gates close at 6 pm. The park office is now located at Florence Marina State Park, nine miles west of Providence Canyon. The office hours are 8 am to 5 pm, year round.

Campers must arrive in time to be able to hike to their campsite before dark, for safety reasons. A check-in form with your name on it will be in the breezeway at the visitor center at Providence Canyon. If you arrive after 5:00, follow the instructions on the check-in form, and pay your balance in one of the green ParkPass boxes. A $5 parkpass must be purchased for each vehicle. If you arrive before 5:00, you have one of three options: 1. Pay your balance in one of the green ParkPass boxes, 2. Call Florence Marina State Park at 229/838-4244 and pay your balance with a credit card, or 3. Drive to Florence Marina State Park to pay your balance.

Full use fee is required before day of arrival. Please pay in full when making reservation. A $5 parkpass must be purchased for each vehicle.

Pets allowed and must be on a leash no longer than 6'. They must be accompanied by the owner at all times. Pets are not allowed in or around historic sites, cottages, group camps & swimming area. This policy does not apply to Service Animals. Owner must clean up after their pets.

Any device that discharges projectiles by any means is prohibited

Full payment must be made when reservation is made.



Your reservation may be subject to additional changes. Campers must be registered at the park office by 4 pm for safety reason. From April 15th to Sept 14th, the gates close at 9:00pm. From Sept 15th to April 14th, the gates close at 6:00pm. Rates do not include parkpass fees. Prices are subject to change.

Footnotes: (applicable only where specifically marked above)
+When you reserve one of these sites, it will not be a site specific reservation. You will be assigned a site when you arrive at the campground.
** Arrival dates earlier than the online-reservation-window may also be available at the campground.