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Camping Info & Reservations

Campers must read the regulations and policies in Camping Downloads listed in the right sidebar of this page and on our Downloads page.

Everyone using our Camping Platforms is required to carry a portable toilet with detachable waste bags on their camping/paddling trip. Read the policy.

Reservations and permits can be made online any time. We hope you enjoy these facilities and spread the word about your experience on the Tar River.


McMullen Platform (Washington Vicinity)

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Washington Vicinity

The McMullen Platform, site donated by the City of Washington, NC, is the closest of our Beaufort County platforms to downtown Washington. Situated just upstream from Bridge St. in Washington, this platform provides a wonderful stay close to the city. You can put in at Mason's Landing on Tranters Creek or Havens Gardens and have a nice day paddle and stop for lunch.  Through paddlers can enjoy the beautiful view of the Washington Waterfront and the last of the Tar River before it becomes the Pamlico.  For day or overnight paddlers, the closest upstream put-in is Mason's Landing on Tranters Creek and the closest downstream take-out is Havens Gardens.  The platform is 16' by 32' and half of it is enclosed with a roof and screened-in area for those buggy or rainy nights. All sites are only accessible by water.

GPS: 35°32'27.21"N

legendTo select nights for booking this site, scroll down to the calendar below and click the white block for the day(s) you want. To deselect a day, click a block again. When you've chosen the night(s) you want to reserve this site, click the "Book It" button at the bottom of the page. Checkout time is 1:00PM the next day.

To make a reservation, please login or register first


+ $10 (If booking multiple sites, no need to select for each site. Toilet rental covers entire trip.)



October 2017

Week Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
39 01 Oct 02 Oct 03 Oct 04 Oct 05 Oct 06 Oct 07 Oct
40 08 Oct 09 Oct 10 Oct 11 Oct 12 Oct 13 Oct 14 Oct
41 15 Oct 16 Oct 17 Oct 18 Oct 19 Oct 20 Oct $20 21 Oct $20
42 22 Oct $20 23 Oct $20 24 Oct $20 25 Oct $20 26 Oct $20 27 Oct $20 28 Oct $20
43 29 Oct $20 30 Oct $20 31 Oct $20

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