RV Camping - All The Comforts Away From Home
RV camping locations can be found throughout Pennsylvania. From scenic lake shores and historic parks, to remote mountain and forest locations, there is a great RV camping location waiting for you in Pennsylvania.
Thousands of campsites are available for RV camping at public campgrounds throughout Pennsylvania. The following list of is only an example of the available public RV camping opportunities in Pennsylvania.
Forty-four campsites at have either 30 or 50 amp electric hookups await you at Greenwood Furnace State Park. A washhouse has flush toilets, hot showers and dishwashing sinks. Pets are permitted at designated campsites. Very interesting history of an old ironworking community.
Owned and operated by Exelon Corporation, Muddy Run Recreation Park offers 189 sites - 148 trailer sites with electric and water hookups available and 38 tent sites and 3 primitive group sites. Each site has a picnic table, a charcoal grill, a fire ring, and paved parking pads.
Salt Springs State Park offers rustic RV camping facilities in northeastern Pennsylvania. The park offers towering old growth hemlock trees, many estimated to be over 300 years old, and the rocky gorge cut by Fall Brook with its three waterfalls.
Redbank Valley Municipal Park - Activities for the whole family including tent and RV camping, electric water and sewage hookups, modern facilities with showers, playground, roller skating rink, tennis courts, ball fields, horseshoe pit, and picnic shelters. Seasonal RV camping available.
USFS (US Forest Service) - Describes USFS policies and rules about RV camping. Information about dispersed camping, and tips on how to find great free RV camping sites.
NPS (National Park Service) - General information about RV camping and campgrounds in US National Parks. With campgrounds in the most historic and scenic places in the country, the NPS offers some of the best places for RV camping.
USACE/COE (US Army Corp of Engineers) - USACE (perhaps better know as COE) manages water recreation areas throughout the USA. Information about finding USACE lakes, RV camping possibilities, and rules and policies for use of these water based recreation areas is included.
Here's a list of places to consider when looking for a free overnight RV camping or parking location in Pennsylvania. We always recommend asking for overnight RV parking permission when looking for a free spot to spend the night. The smaller your RV, the better chances you will have finding places to stay if you choose not to ask permission. If you don't ask permission, you end up "sneaking" into places and hoping nobody bothers you or issues you a trespassing ticket before you move on.
Be smart and Be Safe...Ask Permission.
As you can see, there are a lot of free RV camping and parking possibilities in Pennsylvania. If you are not asking permission, it's best to keep a very low profile. If your RV has slide outs, jacks and TV antennas, don't use them so as not to draw attention to yourself. Consider your surroundings carefully and if you feel uncomfortable with the area, move somewhere else.