Best Pennsylvania Campgrounds and Camping Trips

Top Pennsylvania Campgrounds and Camping Trips
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1. Beaver Meadows Campground Camping
Imagine a campground where your closest neighbor is 75 feet away and separated from you by a dense hardwood and red pine forest, where ...
Published by Menasha Ridge Press Marienville, PA - The Best in Tent Camping: Pennsylvania

2. Bald Eagle State Park: Primitive Campground Camping
Located just north of Interstate 80 in central Pennsylvania, Bald Eagle State Park is a very popular destination for campers. The ...
Published by Menasha Ridge Press Howard, PA - The Best in Tent Camping: Pennsylvania

3. Hickory Run State Park Campground Camping
Hickory Run is a large (15,500 acres) state park located in the southern reaches of the Pocono Mountains, not far south of the resort ...
Published by Menasha Ridge Press White Haven, PA - The Best in Tent Camping: Pennsylvania

4. Dewdrop Campground: Walk-In Tent Sites Camping
Although it is called a recreation area, Dewdrop is, for all intents and purposes, just a campground located on Forest Service Road ...
Published by Menasha Ridge Press Warren, PA - The Best in Tent Camping: Pennsylvania

5. Crooked Creek Lake Campground Camping
When I visited the area this past summer, it had been nearly five years since I had been to Crooked Creek Lake. This was a regular ...
Published by Menasha Ridge Press Ford City, PA - The Best in Tent Camping: Pennsylvania

6. French Creek State Park Campground Camping
French Creek State Park would probably not be my number-one choice for a weekend or a couple of days of camping away from my home ...
Published by Menasha Ridge Press Elverson, PA - The Best in Tent Camping: Pennsylvania

7. Gifford Pinchot State Park Campground Camping
I wasn’t sure what to expect when I visited Gifford Pinchot State Park. On the one hand, the park might have been a prime example ...
Published by Menasha Ridge Press Lewisberry, PA - The Best in Tent Camping: Pennsylvania

8. Hibernia County Park Campground Camping
The campground at Hibernia County Park is an absolute gem of a place to spend a night or two. Located just 15 minutes north of US ...
Published by Menasha Ridge Press Coatesville, PA - The Best in Tent Camping: Pennsylvania

9. Youghiogheny Lake Outflow Campground Camping
Run by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the Youghiogheny Lake Outflow Campground is located at the base of the Youghiogheny River ...
Published by Menasha Ridge Press Confluence, PA - The Best in Tent Camping: Pennsylvania

10. Hearts Content Campground Camping
The name of the campground area says it all. You can get wonderful scenery; peace and quiet; backcountry hiking, biking, or skiing; ...
Published by Menasha Ridge Press Warren, PA - The Best in Tent Camping: Pennsylvania

11. Clear Creek State Park Campground Camping
I suspect that most people who camp in the area around Clear Creek State Park pass the park over for the more popular Cook Forest ...
Published by Menasha Ridge Press Sigel, PA - The Best in Tent Camping: Pennsylvania

12. Chapman State Park Campground Camping
Clean. Quiet. Pretty. These three words popped into my head when I arrived at the campground at Chapman State Park. I had heard of ...
Published by Menasha Ridge Press Clarendon, PA - The Best in Tent Camping: Pennsylvania

13. Colton Point State Park Campground Camping
There are two state parks with campgrounds at the northern end of the Pine Creek Gorge, also known as the Grand Canyon of Pennsylvania. ...
Published by Menasha Ridge Press Ansonia, PA - The Best in Tent Camping: Pennsylvania

14. Keystone State Park Campground Camping
I first visited Keystone State Park about five years ago when I was living in nearby Indiana, Pennsylvania. My wife and I were there ...
Published by Menasha Ridge Press Derry, PA - The Best in Tent Camping: Pennsylvania

15. Black Moshannon State Park Campground Camping
I had heard about Black Moshannon for years before I visited the park this past summer. Many of my friends living in Pittsburgh who ...
Published by Menasha Ridge Press Philipsburg, PA - The Best in Tent Camping: Pennsylvania

16. Hills Creek State Park Campground Camping
Hills Creek State Park is a small (407 acres) park located in Tioga County just south of the New York state line. In fact, many of ...
Published by Menasha Ridge Press Mansfield, PA - The Best in Tent Camping: Pennsylvania

17. Ricketts Glen State Park Campground Camping
Ricketts Glen is one of the most heavily visited parks in the northern tier of Pennsylvania—and for good reasons. Located on the edge ...
Published by Menasha Ridge Press Benton, PA - The Best in Tent Camping: Pennsylvania

18. Blue Knob State Park Campground Camping
My first camping trip to Blue Knob State Park was with my wife and oldest son on a late-August weekend in 1999. With the forecast ...
Published by Menasha Ridge Press Imler, PA - The Best in Tent Camping: Pennsylvania

19. Fowlers Hollow Campground Camping
I first visited Fowlers Hollow when I started researching tent campgrounds in the state, and I decided that I wasn’t going to include ...
Published by Menasha Ridge Press New Germantown, PA - The Best in Tent Camping: Pennsylvania

20. Colonel Denning State Park Campground Camping
The first question any visitor to Colonel Denning State Park is likely to ask is, “Who was Colonel Denning?” At least that was my ...
Published by Menasha Ridge Press Newville, PA - The Best in Tent Camping: Pennsylvania

 
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