Best Campgrounds in Pennsylvania

This list represents the most popular campgrounds in Pennsylvania. Use this list to plan your next Pennsylvania campgrounds trip. Select a state and/or activity below to find even more top trails.

  • #1 Ricketts Glen State Park Campground

    4 Reviews

    Red Rock, PA

    Ricketts Glen is one of the most heavily visited parks in the northern tier of Pennsylvania—and for a number of good reasons. Located on the edge of the northern escarpment, the park’s beauty ...
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    Ricketts Glen is one of the most heavily visited parks in the northern tier of Pennsylvania—and for a number of good reasons. ...

  • #2 Raystown Lake: Susquehannock Campground

    1 Reviews

    Hesston, PA

    Raystown Lake is a beautiful area that lies at the western edge of the Valley and Ridge topography of central Pennsylvania. Here the ridges are very steep and the valleys very narrow. Raystown ...
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    Raystown Lake is a beautiful area that lies at the western edge of the Valley and Ridge topography of central Pennsylvania. ...

  • #3 Hickory Run State Park Campground

    0 Reviews

    White Haven, PA

    Hickory Run is a great place for hiking, fishing, and hunting, as well as other activities. Myriad trails throughout the park range in difficulty from flat and easy to steep, rugged, and ...
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    Hickory Run is a great place for hiking, fishing, and hunting, as well as other activities. Myriad trails throughout the ...

  • #4 Ohiopyle State Park: Kentuck Campground

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    Ohiopyle, PA

    Even on a crowded summer weekend, you’ll find some peace and quiet at any of the walk-in tent-camping sites. The river in the park is a mecca for whitewater enthusiasts, especially the Class ...
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    Even on a crowded summer weekend, you’ll find some peace and quiet at any of the walk-in tent-camping sites. The river in ...

  • #5 Hibernia County Park Campground

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    Coatesville, PA

    You can’t say one bad thing about the campground at Hibernia County Park. It is truly a five-star campground. The campground at Hibernia County Park is an absolute gem of a place to spend a ...
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    You can’t say one bad thing about the campground at Hibernia County Park. It is truly a five-star campground. The campground ...

  • #6 French Creek State Park Campground

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    Elverson, PA

    For a campground so close to the city and suburbs, French Creek is surprisingly clean, well maintained, and thoughtfully designed with the tent camper’s interests in mind. Named the 2013 ...
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    For a campground so close to the city and suburbs, French Creek is surprisingly clean, well maintained, and thoughtfully ...

  • #7 Keystone State Park Campground

    1 Reviews

    New Alexandria, PA

    Keystone State Park is one of the few places for public camping in this section of central Pennsylvania, and that contributes to its being a real gem. The park’s facilities are very amenable ...
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    Keystone State Park is one of the few places for public camping in this section of central Pennsylvania, and that contributes ...

  • #8 Bald Eagle State Park: Rustic Campground

    1 Reviews

    Howard, PA

    Located just north of Interstate 80 in central Pennsylvania, Bald Eagle State Park is a very popular destination for campers. The main attraction of the park is its 1,700-acre Foster Joseph Sayers ...
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    Located just north of Interstate 80 in central Pennsylvania, Bald Eagle State Park is a very popular destination for campers. ...

  • #9 Breakneck Campground

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    Portersville, PA

    The owners of this campground are really interested in providing their visitors with an excellent camping experience. Located just outside of McConnells Mill State Park in western Pennsylvania, ...
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    The owners of this campground are really interested in providing their visitors with an excellent camping experience. Located ...

  • #10 Lackawanna State Park Campground

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    Scranton, PA

    Even though it is close to a metropolitan area in the north, Lackawanna provides great camping and loads of other recreation. Although it is located only 10 miles from the busy Scranton- ...
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    Even though it is close to a metropolitan area in the north, Lackawanna provides great camping and loads of other recreation. ...

  • #11 Tobyhanna State Park Campground

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    Tobyhanna, PA

    Tobyhanna State Park has a large, beautiful lake that is known regionally for its excellent fishing. Although none of the 140 sites in the campground at Tobyhanna State Park are designated for ...
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    Tobyhanna State Park has a large, beautiful lake that is known regionally for its excellent fishing. Although none of the ...

  • #12 Yough Lake Campground at Tub Run

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    Confluence, PA

    The Tub Run Campground offers a walk-in tent-camping area, modern facilities, and easy access to Youghiogheny River Lake and nearby Ohiopyle State Park. Tub Run Campground is situated along pretty ...
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    The Tub Run Campground offers a walk-in tent-camping area, modern facilities, and easy access to Youghiogheny River Lake ...

  • #13 Raccoon Creek State Park Campground

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    Hookstown, PA

    Raccoon Creek provides visitors with an extensive array of recreational opportunities that include swimming, fishing, and boating (only electric or nonpowered boats) on its small, 101-acre ...
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    Raccoon Creek provides visitors with an extensive array of recreational opportunities that include swimming, fishing, and ...

  • #14 Lancaster County Central Park: Mill Creek Campground

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    Lancaster, PA

    A small, suburban park campground situated along the banks of a creek, Mill Creek would be an ideal place to bring children for their first camping experience. Not to be confused with the Central ...
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    A small, suburban park campground situated along the banks of a creek, Mill Creek would be an ideal place to bring children ...

  • #15 Penn-Roosevelt State Park Campground

    1 Reviews

    Huntingdon, PA

    Aside from a peaceful, private campground, the real attraction to camping at Penn-Roosevelt State Park is the access it provides to wonderful backcountry that is a bit off the beaten path.P ...
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    Aside from a peaceful, private campground, the real attraction to camping at Penn-Roosevelt State Park is the access it ...

  • #16 Dewdrop Recreation Area Campground

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    Allegheny National Forest, PA

    Dewdrop offers some wonderful views of Kinzua Bay and is centrally located in a part of the national forest with many recreation opportunities. Located on Forest Road 262, which is part ...
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    Dewdrop offers some wonderful views of Kinzua Bay and is centrally located in a part of the national forest with many recreation ...

  • #17 Reeds Gap State Park Campground

    1 Reviews

    Milroy, PA

    Situated in a hollow with tall hemlock trees providing shade and a moss-banked brook running along its edge, the campground at Reeds Gap State Park looks as if it came straight out of a fairy ...
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    Situated in a hollow with tall hemlock trees providing shade and a moss-banked brook running along its edge, the campground ...

  • #18 Forbes State Forest: Motorized Campsites

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    Laughlintown, PA

    There is no shortage of things to do within and around Forbes State Forest. The forest has six motorized campsites, four of which provide excellent opportunities for tent camping near other ...
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    There is no shortage of things to do within and around Forbes State Forest. The forest has six motorized campsites, four ...

  • #19 Promised Land State Park: Pines Campground

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    Greentown, PA

    If you’re looking for easy access to the amenities and activities in the north end of the park, this is the campground of choice. The Pines campground is the first campground you reach as ...
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    If you’re looking for easy access to the amenities and activities in the north end of the park, this is the campground ...

  • #20 Hearts Content Recreation Area Campground

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    Warren, PA

    The name of the campground area says it all. You can get wonderful scenery; peace and quiet; backcountry hiking, biking, or skiing; and wildlife viewing to your heart’s content. The recreation ...
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    The name of the campground area says it all. You can get wonderful scenery; peace and quiet; backcountry hiking, biking, ...