Camping Grounds Scranton PA
Lake Ariel, PA
Harveys Lake, PA
325 Total Camp/RV Sites,325 Electric and Water,214 Full Hookups,40 Max RV Length,35 No Hookups,5 Pull-Thru Sites,
Cable TV,Dump Station,Firewood,Group Area,Handicapped Restroom Facilities,Ice,Ice Cream Shop,WiFi HotSpots,Laundry,Pavilion,Pets Welcome,Religious Services,Showers,Snack Bar,Store,Cabin Rentals,RV on Site,Lodge Rentals,
Game room,Basket Ball,Boat Launch,Boating,Canoe Rentals,Fishing,Hay Rides,Horse Shoes,Kayak Rentals,Nature Trails,Non-motorized Boat Rentals,Pedal Boat Rentals,Planned Activities,Playground,Recreation Hall,Sports Field,Swimming Pool,Swimming - Lake,Theme Weekends,arcade/game room,
126 Total Camp/RV Sites,99 30 Amp Service,12 50 Amp Service,126 Electric and Water,77 Full Hookups,12 No Hookups,37 Pull-Thru Sites,2 Total Rental Units,99 Sideouts,
BBQ Pits,Cable TV,Dump Station,Firewood,Fenced Pet Area,Group Area,Ice,Ice Cream Shop,WiFi HotSpots,Charge for Internet Access,Laundry,Pets Welcome,Propane,Showers,Snack Bar,Store,Cabin Rentals,
Arcade,Game room,Fishing,Hay Rides,Horse Shoes,Jumping Pillow,Mini Golf,Planned Activities,Playground,Recreation Hall,Swimming Pool,Theme Weekends,
"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,...