Twin River Outfitters manages a network of three river front primitive style campgrounds on the Upper James River. The three campgrounds are located one day paddle apart allowing our guests to do multi-day river camping trips on the Upper James River. We have a campground located at Gala, one at Horseshoe Bend, and one in Arcadia. .

Campground Street Addresses:

Gala Campground: 80 Thompson Drive Eagle Rock, VA 24085

Narrow Passage Campground: 6869 Narrow Passage Road, Eagle Rock, VA 24085

Arcadia Campground: 1800 Arcadia Road, Buchanan, VA 24066

The Gala & Arcadia campgrounds accommodate both paddle in or drive in campers. The Horseshoe Bend campground is generally only accessible by paddling in from the river. Due to high demand the Horseshoe Bend campground is limited to those guests using livery service from Twin River Outfitters on Friday and Saturday nights during peak season.

Advance reservations required for all camp sites. Each camp site is numbered and includes a fire ring, picnic table, parking area, and level tent pad. Portable toilets are available close by. Guests will need to bring their own water as no potable water source is provided.

NIGHTLY COST PER SITE: $36.00 per site for up to 4 campers. Additional charge of $9.00 for each additional guest. Rate are subject to additional 9.3% sales & occupancy tax. Full payment is due at time of the reservation, refunds require 7 days advance notice.

CHECK IN TIME: Any time after 3 PM | CHECK OUT TIME: Before 11 AM next day

Open 9am – 5pm, 7 days a week
April – October
Advance reservations required for all trips.