Forest Lake RV & Camping Resort

Forest Lake RV & Camping Resort

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Forest Lake RV & Camping Resort

192 Thousand Trails Dr, Advance, NC 27006 view map

An Advance, NC RV campground along the banks of the Yadkin River

Whether you're looking for a quiet weekend around the campfire or a getaway full of excitement and local attractions, Forest Lake RV campground has you covered. Situated on 306 acres of forests, green fields and rolling hills, this Advance, NC RV campground offers a prime recreation spot along the banks of the Yadkin River.

You will never tire of the many activities available at Forest Lake RV & Camping Resort. Miles of trails provide the perfect setting for hiking, biking, horseback riding and golf carting, while the property's lake offers fishing, boating and a beach for swimming. Bring a camera! You'll see so much wildlife during your stay, including deer, turkeys, hawks and plenty of fish. Close to this RV campground in Advance, NC, the town of Lexington offers plenty of additional activities, including one of the South's largest food festivals – the Lexington Barbecue Festival – each October. Other cities close by are Mocksville, Winston Salem, Charlotte, and Greensboro.

Don't wait to reserve your next stay! In addition to 283 campsites, Forest Lake RV resort also has 18 cozy cabins for rent!

Resort News

Pardon Our Dust - Improvements Underway at Forest Lake

We're excited to share the start of these renovations to be completed in 2022:
• 89 New RV Sites
• New Bathhouse

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Call 1-877-730-5935 to learn more!


  • Clubhouse
  • Bike Trails
  • Swimming Pool
  • Fishing
  • Creek / Lake / Canal / River / Ocean Frontage
  • RV Storage
  • Pets Welcome
  • Restaurant
  • Store
  • Nature / Hiking Trails
  • Mini Golf
  • Restroom/Shower Facilities
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Picnic/BBQ Area
  • Volleyball
  • Basketball
  • Horseshoes
  • Tennis Courts
  • Ballroom/Banquet Hall
  • Billiards/Game Room
  • Library
  • Pickleball
  • Dog Park
  • Horse Trails
  • WiFi $$


Cabin (Sleeps 4/Pet Friendly)

These cabins sleep 4 people and, although not directly on the water, they offer a perfect destination for family reunions that need a private area. Linens and towels are available to rent. Pets welcome for additional fee.

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Cabin - Lakefront (Sleeps 4/No Pets)

The lakefront cabins sleep 4 people and are right on the water at Forest Lake. Linens and towels are available to rent. No pets.

Cabin - Lakefront (Sleeps 4/Pet Friendly)

The lakefront cabins sleep 4 people and are right on the water at Forest Lake. Linens and towels are available to rent. Pets welcome for additional fee.


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Whether you're planning a retreat for the whole family, a group of friends or a getaway for two, there's no shortage of unique activities to explore at Forest Lake RV & Camping Resort. Plan activities upon arrival or visit this page before your departure to plan ahead. Looking for more? Our friendly staff can fill you in on all of the great ways to make your stay a memorable experience.

We currently offer the following activities:

  • Activities Center
  • River/Lake Fishing
  • Card Room
  • Children's Activities
  • Live Entertainment
  • Volleyball
  • Outdoor Movies
  • Bingo/Card Playing
  • Children's Playground
  • Church Service
  • Jam Sessions
  • Theme Weekends
  • Weekly Dances
  • Weekly Yard Sales


Domino Weekend

Starts: 07/08/2022 - Ends: 07/10/2022

Domino builders - Come build the tallest or longest train and play dominoes all weekend.

Dice Weekend

Starts: 07/15/2022 - Ends: 07/17/2022

Let's play this weekend. We'll have Yahtzee and other dice games. Come dice it up!

Pet Weekend

Starts: 07/22/2022 - Ends: 07/24/2022

We'll be celebrating all the pet babies. Come dress up your pets and show them off this weekend. There will be a dog wash and a pet parade.

Craft Sale Weekend

Starts: 07/29/2022 - Ends: 07/31/2022

Calling all crafters! Set up a booth at the lodge. Come out and buy some new d??cor for your camper.

Movie Weekend

Starts: 08/05/2022 - Ends: 08/07/2022

This is a weekend of endless flicks inside and outside at the drive-in.

Ice Cream Social Weekend

Starts: 08/12/2022 - Ends: 08/14/2022

Join us for a sweet summer day with ice cream.

Luau Weekend

Starts: 08/19/2022 - Ends: 08/21/2022

Grab your grass skirts and hula the day away.

Back to School Weekend

Starts: 08/26/2022 - Ends: 08/28/2022

It's all about the kids this weekend. We will have crafts and ideas with school day themes.

Labor Day Weekend

Starts: 09/02/2022 - Ends: 09/05/2022

Have fun in the sun and a night under the stars. We will relax the weekend away.

Grandparent's Weekend

Starts: 09/09/2022 - Ends: 09/11/2022

Join us and celebrate our grandparents and long time members.

Bingo & BBQ Weekend

Starts: 09/16/2022 - Ends: 09/18/2022

Play Bingo all weekend and watch the Second Annual BBQ challenge.

Pay It Forward Weekend

Starts: 09/23/2022 - Ends: 09/25/2022

Join us as we pay it forward to our community. Fundraiser and donations for a worthy cause.

Flannel Weekend

Starts: 09/30/2022 - Ends: 10/02/2022

This is a weekend of our best flannel shirts and lots of fall fun.

First Responders Weekend

Starts: 10/07/2022 - Ends: 10/09/2022

This weekend is in honor of those who serve our community - fire, EMS, and police. Join us to honor our first responders.

Bonfire Weekend

Starts: 10/14/2022 - Ends: 10/16/2022

Enjoy all campfire activities, crafts, food, and campfire fun.

Haunted Hills I

Starts: 10/21/2022 - Ends: 10/23/2022

Ghosts, goblins, and good friends! What will you find in the haunted hills?

Haunted Hills II

Starts: 10/28/2022 - Ends: 10/30/2022

Come and have a Spooktacular weekend in the hills of Forest Lake.


Starts: 11/22/2022 - Ends: 11/22/2022

Join us as we give thanks.


General Policies

  • RV check-in: 12 noon
  • RV check-out: 11 a.m.
  • Rental check-in: 2 p.m.
  • Rental check-out: 11 a.m.
  • Upon check-in you may be asked to provide a valid ID, and a certificate of insurance and registration for your camper. Members should also have their membership card on hand.
  • Minimum check-in age is 21 years.
  • Guests aged 17 years and under at the time of check-in are considered children.
  • Pets are allowed.
  • For late arrival arrangements, please contact our Reservation Department at (336) 998-4135.

Reservation & Payment Policies

  • Your credit card will be charged Itinerary Total prior to arrival, up to a maximum deposit of one night rack rate. Any remaining balance will be due on arrival.
  • Prices and site type are subject to availability.
  • The rates displayed do not include any applicable service fees or charges for optional incidentals. 
  • If I used a credit card for a deposit, guarantee or payment, I authorize MHC Property Management L.P. to charge any expenses incurred during my stay to that credit card or apply funds you have on deposit with us against what I owe.

Cancellation Policies

  • In the case of multiple sites booked, cancellation penalties are applied to each site that is cancelled or changed. 
  • No refunds will be issued for early check-out. 
  • RV campsites: We allow full refunds for cancellations up to 2 days prior to your arrival date for daily and weekly reservations.
  • Rental accommodations: We allow full refunds for cancellations 7 days prior to your arrival date for daily and weekly reservations. 
  • Daily and weekly reservations: For cancellations received less than the required notice period prior to arrival, your deposit will be forfeited up to one night rack rate. 
  • Extended stays: For long-term reservations (28 days or longer), we allow full refunds for cancellations up to 60 days prior to your arrival date. For cancellations received less than the required notice period prior to arrival, the deposit amount will be held on account for a future stay. 

Campground Services & Information

  • Pets must be leashed and cleaned up after. Maximum leash length allowed is 10 foot.
  • Quiet time: 11 p.m. - 7 a.m.

Current Weather

Advance, NC
scattered clouds 89°F
Tue 95
Wed 101
Thu 99
Fri 99
Sat 94

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Forest Lake RV & Camping Resort

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