SYCAMORE FLATS PICNIC SHELTER, NC

Sycamore Flats Picnic Shelter is located along the Davidson River on the Pisgah National Forest. This picnic area was named for the sycamore trees which line the banks of the river.Sycamore Flats is a beautiful, shaded picnic area that sits in the bend of the Davidson River. This...
Status: Open through Fri Oct 31 2014   Season Dates

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No alcohol in this area. Parking cannot be reserved. Reservation period is 7am to 9pm. No Refunds. Maximum group size is 40. The RESERVED sign will be displayed to indicate a reservation is in effect for the day.
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SYCAMORE FLATS PICNIC SHELTER GROUP PICNIC AREA 40 Pull-Through
Electric Hookup - no Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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Overview

Overview

Sycamore Flats Picnic Shelter is located along the Davidson River on the Pisgah National Forest. This picnic area was named for the sycamore trees which line the banks of the river.

Natural Features:

Sycamore Flats is a beautiful, shaded picnic area that sits in the bend of the Davidson River. This picnic area is surrounded by lush hardwood forest and rhododendron.

Recreation:

Sycamore Flats Picnic Area offers excellent swimming and wading, trout fishing, and tubing opportunities on the Davidson River. There is an accessible fishing pier.

Facilities:

This large picnic area has 40 picnic tables with grills nearby. The reservable shelter has four picnic tables for use, plus one grill. There are two restrooms available; one is wheelchair accessible.There is a large, open field beside the picnic shelter for games and fun.

Nearby Attractions:

Pisgah National Forest offers nearly 400 miles of trails -- many are for biking, hiking and several for equestrian use. Throughout the area, visitors will discover the many beautiful waterfalls the forest is known for. Pisgah Visitor Center is just 1.5 miles up on Hwy 276 from the Sycamore Flats Picnic Shelter and offers interpretive displays, a gift shop, and a wealth of information and maps. Further up Hwy 276 is the birthplace of forestry in America--The Cradle of Forestry. Nearby is the Pisgah Fish Hatchery and Pisgah Center for Wildlife Education.

Booking Window
Thu Sep 18 2014 - Thu Sep 17 2015

Reservations must be made 1 Days(s) ahead of arrival and can be made up to 12 Month(s) in advance.

Season Dates

Season Schedule

Park Season Start End
Peak Sat Mar 01 2014 Fri Oct 31 2014
Peak Sun Mar 01 2015 Sat Oct 31 2015
Services and Amenities
Within Facility
  • Accessible Flush Toilets
  • Day Use Area
  • Grills
  • Picnic Shelters
Within 10 Miles
  • Drinking Water
  • Fishing
  • Fishing Pier
  • Flush Toilets
  • River Access
  • Shade
  • Tubing
  • Visitor Center
Fees and Cancellation Policies

Fees and Cancellation

Fee Information
Payment in full will be charged to your credit card upon completion of the reservation. A $9.00 non-refundable on line reservation fee may be charged for some facilities.

Payment Methods Accepted On-line:
Visa Mastercard Amex Discover UnionPay JCB

Changes and Cancellations
A $10.00 service fee will apply if you change or cancel your reservation. Late cancellations are subject to additional fees. For full details see NRRS Reservation Policy


Facility Rates*
Park Season Site Type Nightly/Daily Rates
Peak Season
Mar 01 2014 -
Oct 31 2014
GROUP PICNIC AREA $50.00
Peak Season
Mar 01 2015 -
Oct 31 2015
GROUP PICNIC AREA $50.00

*Displayed rates do not reflect discounts, attribute fees (electrical hook-ups / water hook-ups), taxes or incremental charges
**Weekly rates may not be available for all sites
Getting There
GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
35.27528, -82.71056
35°16'31"N, 82°42'38"W

The facility is located along Hwy 276 (Forest Heritage National Scenic Byway) approximately 1 mile from the intersection of Hwy 280 and US 64 in Pisgah Forest, NC, and approximately 15 miles from the Blue Ridge Parkway.
Contact Information

Mailing Address:

SYCAMORE FLATS PICNIC SHELTER
1600 Pisgah Hwy
Pisgah Forest  NC  28768

Phone Number:

Information:  (828)877-3265