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156 Reviews of 25 Mechanicstown, Ohio Campgrounds

DThe Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Jun. 17, 2021

Egypt Valley State Lands

Awesome little camp spot

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SiteDisperse camping spot on a nice little pond.
Month of VisitJuly
tThe Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Jun. 14, 2021

Excellent Campground

As mentioned in other reviews, the road in can be a little sketchy, but I think it adds to the adventure and once you are there, wow. Owner meets you at the gate, very nice guy to talk to. Staff was all very friendly and helpful. Tons of stuff to do with the kids. They loved the lake and…

Site6S
Month of VisitJuly
mThe Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed May. 30, 2021

Nice little state park

Most lots are gravel with the exception of the handicapped spots. Tomlinson Run has added a few 50amp spots this year 2021. Sites are electric only 30amp with a few 50amp. Plenty of hiking, fishing, paddle boating, mini golf, and swimming in the public pool.

  • pets are welcome
  • nice spots spaced apart
Site47
Month of VisitJune
Kathleen B.
Reviewed May. 25, 2021

Nice little campground

Our first visit to this campground and we actually found from using this website! We wanted a secluded site and close to Pittsburgh. 

We arrived around 7pm and there was no check in, we drove around for a while trying to find a spot with a fire ring per some helpful campers. There are two…

  • Beautiful sunset!
  • Be mindful if you plan a hike how long it will take you, these trails are harder!
  • Map in the bathroom, didn’t see until morning! Not all sites were open yet.
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Month of VisitJune
Kellie A.
Reviewed May. 24, 2021

My Go-to Weekend Getaway

Saltfork is located about 45 minutes from my house, and makes for the perfect overnight trip. 

There are tons of things to do, and lots of space in which to do them. My favorites includes hiking trails, and the lakeside dog park. 

I stay in the primitive camping, it allows for more…

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BThe Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed May. 16, 2021

Incredible!

The Atwood Lake Campground is a true gem in a beautiful area of eastern Ohio! We’ve visited the Atwood region many times in the past but have never camped - but after this visit we’ll be back for sure. The campground is relatively new, with the campground area being completely revamped beginning in…

  • Evening at Atwood Lake
  • Sites are tiered to give sight lines to the lake
  • Paved roadways and concrete pads
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Site823
Month of VisitJune
Taylor S.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed May. 16, 2021

Primitive Camping is a MUST DO

We loved our stay! We definitely lucked out with one of the best campsites; we were right next to the creek, it was super spacious and super private. There’s rough terrain so typically these sites are walk in but there wasn’t many people so they allowed us to take our truck which was very…

  • don’t mind my face I tried giving a tour LOL
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Sitelower primitive
Month of VisitJune
c
Reviewed May. 14, 2021

The campground is very nice

This campground is very nice Sites are large and the area Is peaceful. The area is well Kept and owners are very nice

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Month of VisitJune
JThe Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed May. 6, 2021

Nice family Campground

Nice family campgrounds at a good price. Has swimming/fishing lake. Has a lot of seasonal sites but plenty of daily sites available.

Sitestayed on front row several times.
Month of VisitJune
Darrel and Mary W.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Apr. 29, 2021

Nice quiet park

Nice quiet weekend, nice amenities. Will surely Camp this park again.

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Month of VisitSeptember
Darrel and Mary W.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Apr. 29, 2021

Love Bark Camp

Love this place,especially early spring and into late fall.... loop B is the boom! Fits our style of camping

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Month of VisitApril
JThe Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Apr. 28, 2021

Amenity and Pet Friendly, but Where are the Kids?

Good location for outdoor and city experiences, along with a relaxing getaway. Workers and permanent campers are very friendly with all the amenities necessary on site, including nice dog park. A small campground that didn’t have many kids for ours to play with during our visit. In addition, hill…

SiteRV Guest Site second road on left after entering park.
Month of VisitJune
Drew M.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Apr. 21, 2021

Closed in 2021

I stopped by to check out the grounds and found out that they may not be opening this year, 2021.

Month of VisitMay
Korinne K.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Apr. 11, 2021

Area H is Beautiful

We stayed in Area H site 898 and could not get over the beautiful landscape. The lake and forest trails surround this area. The restroom and showers are brand new and are spacious and clean! The fellow campers were friendly.

There were sites along lakeside that I highly recommend if you don't…

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