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Hungry Mother State Park

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Address: Route 5, Box 109, 2854 Park Blvd., Marion, VA 24354
Phone Number: 540-781-7400
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Great anytime of year!

Always like to visit. Summer swimming, picnics, and fishing for kids is good. Restaurant at the park is always very good. Winter, spring, and fall hiking is great on the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 6 days ago
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Saltville, VA
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Saltville, VA
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21 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Always like to visit. Summer swimming, picnics, and fishing for kids is good. Restaurant at the park is always very good. Winter, spring, and fall hiking is great on the trails, and views are spectacular

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Tazewell, Virginia
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91 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Most sporting things available: Swimming, hiking, boating, family shelters, cabins, camping. A fun place to visit for all ages.

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Thank Joan D
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10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

One of the best outdoor experiences in Virginia! Campsites, lake for swimming and fishing, Hiking trails, perfect for the family and even the dogs!

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Thank Ken H
Chesapeake, Virginia
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10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2015

My entire family rented the family lodge cabin (there were 15 of us and 3 dogs). The lodge was large enough for all of us and then some. We had a wonderful time and did not get bored at all. The park and lake are beautiful. My husband and I have since moved near enough to HM to visit often... More 

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Thank Lisa C
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2015 via mobile

Our family has camped here several times. If you tent camp the sights here are excellent. They're built up on wood decks to keep the sight from washing in a heavy rain. The sights have fire rings and firewood available. There's a gorgeous lake for swimming & kayaks are available for rent or bring your own. Beautiful hiking trails &... More 

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Thank Michelle C
Tennessee
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14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2015

We really enjoyed our afternoon at this State Park. The hike to Molly's Knob was wonderful! What a view! Absolutely recommend this hike!

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Tennessee
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25 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015

Camped at Camp Burson. Sites were large and some had sewer connection. The path around the lake on the beach side is prettier amd easier and far side is moderate and through the woods. We were disappointed the restaurant was closed as the food there is great. Have had i best biscuits there I have eaten. Check to see when... More 

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Thank Irislady2015
Washington, United States
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26 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

While this campground is in a beautiful area, the cost of $42 per night without full hook-ups and wifi, was too expensive. In fact, it was the highest cost of lodging for our travels across the states.

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Thank June B
Murfreesboro, Tennessee
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87 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015 via mobile

Nice small park..57 spaces..with back-ins and pull thrus. Reasonable priced and easily accessed park. Lots are nicely spaced, level, some paved and some gravel...easy to park..each provided with fire rings and tables. Very good bathrooms, sewer (unusual for state parks), WiFi, but no cable. Plenty of nice areas for pet walking. We would return here. We camped in a 5th... More 

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Glade Spring, Virginia
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11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2015 via mobile

This park has great hiking trails. The staff at the park are helpfull. Swimming during the summer is refreshing. There are cabins and camping spots. A great place to run on the trails.

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