Backbone Rock Recreation Area is located in northern Johnson County, TN, along Beaverdam Creek. In the 1930s, the Civilian Conservation Corps developed the area for day use, constructing two picnic shelters and hiking trails. The campground was added in the 1960s and rehabilitated in the mid 1990s.
Backbone Rock Recreation Area is a beautiful place to spend a day with family! It is just minutes from Damascus, VA.
The Country Inn & Suites by Carlson in Abingdon, VA is located less than 30 miles from Backbone Rock Recreation Area and is the perfect stop after a day spent outdoors! We will provide a great night's rest and a fresh, hot breakfast each morning! Call (276) 676-2829 or click here for room reservations today!