Camping Grounds Johnstown PA

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Mirror Lake Resort
(724) 235-9983
Rr 1 Route 711
New Florence, PA
Yellow Creek Camp & Trailer Park
(724) 463-3860
Route 422
Penn Run, PA
Forbes Trail Camp
(724) 238-9959
123 Kinsey Farm Rd
Ligonier, PA
Sacony Park Campgrounds
(610) 683-3939
Rr 3 Box 306
Kutztown, PA
Cooper's Hidden Lake Campgrounds
(570) 256-7996
Po Box 57a1
Shickshinny, PA
Woodland Park
(814) 472-9857
220 Campground Rd
Ebensburg, PA
L & M Campgrounds
(724) 479-3264
Campground Rd
Penn Run, PA
Duman Lake Park
(814) 948-6247
Route 271 N
Nicktown, PA
Carlisle Campground
(717) 249-4563
1075 Harrisburg Pike
Carlisle, PA
Red Oak Campground
(800) 421-7116, (814) 757-8507
225 Norman Road
Russell, PA
Number of Sites
225 Total Camp/RV Sites,225 Electric and Water,142 Full Hookups,40 Max RV Length,10 No Hookups,
Dump Station,Firewood,Ice,Ice Cream Shop,WiFi HotSpots,Laundry,Pavilion,Pets Welcome,Propane,Showers,Snack Bar,Store,Cabin Rentals,Park Trailers,
Basket Ball,Biking Trails,Equestrian Friendly,Geocaching,Hay Rides,Hiking Trails,Mini Golf,Planned Activities,Playground,Recreation Hall,Sports Field,Swimming Pool,arcade/game room,

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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