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Best Beach Campground
(570) 435-2267
Hc 31 Box 228
Williamsport, PA
 
Riverside Campground
(570) 547-2252
125 S Main St
Montgomery, PA
 
Williamsport South/Nittany Mountain KOA Kampground
(800) 421-7116, (570) 568-5541
2751 Millers Bottom Road
New Columbia, PA
Number of Sites
325 Total Camp/RV Sites,300 30 Amp Service,5 50 Amp Service,325 Electric and Water,40 Full Hookups,45 Max RV Length,7 No Hookups,30 Pull-Thru Sites,150 Seasonal,300 Sideouts,17 Tent Sites,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,

Willow Lake Campground
(570) 538-2790
Buck Rd
New Columbia, PA
 
Fort Boone Campsites
(570) 742-9113
Rr 2 Box 15
Milton, PA
 
Benson's Trailer Park
(570) 368-2531
Rr 3
Montoursville, PA
 
Susquehanna Campground
(570) 398-0462
Route 220 N
Jersey Shore, PA
 
Nittany Mountain Campground
(570) 568-5541
Millers Bottom Rd
New Columbia, PA
 
Central Oak Heights
(570) 568-0431
Route 15
West Milton, PA
 
Happy Acres Resort
(800) 421-7116, (570) 753-8000
3332 Little Pine Creek Road
Waterville, PA
Number of Sites
175 Total Camp/RV Sites,175 Electric and Water,75 Full Hookups,1 Group Sites,65 No Hookups,5 Pull-Thru Sites,65 Tent Sites,
Amenities
Cabin Rentals,
Recreation
Biking Trails,Fishing,Hiking Trails,Marina,Nature Trails,Playground,Recreation Hall,Swimming Pool,

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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