Camping Grounds Butler PA

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Smith Grove Campgrounds
(724) 285-3600
1085 Herman Rd
Butler, PA
Buttercup Woodlands Campground
(800) 421-7116, (724) 789-9340
854 Evans City Road
Renfrew, PA
Number of Sites
330 Total Camp/RV Sites,10 20 Amp Service,294 30 Amp Service,6 50 Amp Service,290 Higher Amp Service,330 Electric and Water,300 Electric Only,300 Full Hookups,22 Group Sites,65 Max RV Length,30 No Hookups,7 Pull-Thru Sites,1 Rental Trailers,247 Seasonal,300 Sideouts,30 Tent Sites,
Cabin Rentals,Park Trailers,
Arcade/Game room,Planned Activities,Playground,Recreation Hall,Swimming Pool,

Indian Brave Campgrounds
(724) 452-9204
Route 19 N
Harmony, PA
Rivers Edge Campground & Marina
(724) 545-6855
Rr 1
Cowansville, PA
Bear Run Campgrounds
(724) 368-3564
184 Badger Hill Rd
Portersville, PA
Buttercup Campground
(724) 789-9340
854 Evans City Rd
Renfrew, PA
Yogi Bear's Jellystone Camp
(724) 894-2421
236 Peaceful Valley Rd
West Sunbury, PA
Pittsburgh North Campground
(724) 776-1150
6610 Mars Rd
Cranberry Twp, PA
Bear Run Campground
(800) 421-7116, (724) 368-3564
184 Badger Hill Road
Portersville, PA
Number of Sites
300 Total Camp/RV Sites,12 50 Amp Service,300 Electric and Water,186 Full Hookups,40 Max RV Length,15 Pull-Thru Sites,2 Rental Trailers,165 Seasonal,65 Tent Sites,
Cabin Rentals,Park Trailers,
Arcade/Game room,Biking Trails,Boating,Canoe Rentals,Equestrian Friendly,Fishing,Hiking Trails,Kayak Rentals,Non-motorized Boat Rentals,Planned Activities,Playground,Recreation Hall,Swimming Pool,Water activities,

Mountain Top Scenic View Camp
(724) 224-1511
Sun Mine Rd
Tarentum, PA

Campsite Courtesy

"The highest compliment anybody can pay you occurs when he arrives at a campsite the day after you left it and wonders whether anyone's camped there recently," says Les. "Your objective should be to leave it much as it was when you got there, if not better."

According to Les, the first and foremost campsite rule is to leave no sign of human waste. He recommends using a shovel to dig a small hole, then using the shovel to properly cover any fecal matter and toilet tissue. It's disgusting to think about, but Les says he's seen more than one campsite ruined in this regard by discourteous campers.

When it comes to other kinds of refuse, he notes, "If you can pack it in, pack it out."Don't leave trash behind, even if it's not yours.

When pitching camp, Les says to make sure you're back a minimum of 200 feet from water and trails. "A water source is your prime requirement," he says of site selection. But, he adds, proximity to water often means boggy ground. To avoid damaging the area, look for a sandy or rocky strip of beach to use as water access.

Les also recommends that you check with jurisdiction authorities to determine current fire regulations. If your campsite has a pre-established fire pit, don't make a new one. If you're in an area that's never had a fire pit before, asbestos cloths made for such use helps protect the ground. When gathering fuel for your fire, use only dead and downed timber.

"We're really strong proponents of leave-no-trace camping,...

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