Camping season officially begins with the start of spring, and it’s time to start making your reservations. Visiting new towns and new campgrounds is one of the most exciting parts of RVing. But choosing where to go next can be overwhelming; you have to consider location, campground rules, nearby attractions and more. Juniata Valley RV is here to stem that oncoming headache with our list of the six best RV sites in Pennsylvania. To help you narrow down the list of campgrounds to try next, we took to the king of all tourist sites, Tripadvisor.
With a 4.5 rating, this campground is the number one “specialty lodging” in Gettysburg. This KOA campground is known for it’s charming woods and central location. Only five miles from downtown Gettysburg, the campground is also a quick road trip away from Amish Country, Washington D.C., Hershey and more! Enjoy self-guided tours, nature trails, a heated pool, minigolf and more. This site also welcomes furry friends with it’s Kamp K9 dog park.
Over 1,500 reviews and Yogi Bear’s campground stands strong with 4.5 stars. Head out for a pic-a-nic in the great outdoors to honor everyone’s favorite cartoon bear. More than just a campground, Jellystone features a water park, mini golf course, jumping pillows, laser tag, gem mining and more! You’ll never run out of family fun at Yogi’s resort.
For those more interested in a slowing down, the Appalachian RV campground offers peace and privacy. Resting in the foothills of the Blue Mountains, this 87-acre campground is the perfect place to commune with nature. Visit the game room and the camp store, or play a round of minigolf for some time off the trails. When you’re ready for some peace and quiet, head out with your fishing pole or hit the hiking trails.
This classic campground offers a special twist with its annual Spring Gulch Folk Festival. Stop by for a weekend of folk tunes, musical workshops, and arts and crafts every summer. The rest of the season, Spring Gulch offers plenty of other amenities. Build sandcastles by the spring-fed lake or head out for a few hours of fishing. Play basketball, volleyball, shuffleboard and more, or do a few laps in one of the heated Olympic-size swimming pools. Whether you stay for a weekend or all season, Spring Gulch has activities for everyone.
Located in southwestern Pennsylvania, this campground boasts over 75 acres of countryside, including a large lake and plenty of woods. Outside the campground, nearby Laurel Heights offers skiing, whitewater rafting, shopping and sightseeing. Large campsites and wide roads offer opportunities for large motorhomes. Check out their site for a list of activities provided all camping season!
This campground, deemed “excellent” by Tripadvisor critics, sits on 200 acres of farmland in the heart of the Pennsylvania Dutch countryside. Only three miles from the rides and entertainment at Hershey’s Chocolate World, this RV resort has easy access to its namesake adventure. Awarded 2020’s Tripadvisor Traveler’s Choice award, Hershey Resort is perfect for families looking for theme park fun one day and quiet fishing spots the next.
If you’re looking to try a new campground this season, why not try one of these six best RV sites in Pennsylvania. All six are camper-approved on Tripadvisor and ready for reservations this season. In need of a new camper to take on your summer adventures? Juniata Valley RV offers a variety of new and used units in all sorts of styles. If you’re just looking for some upgrades to your current unit, stop by our parts store or give us a call at 877-714-0415 to find out what services we can offer you.