Places to Camp near Meadville, PA

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Best Camping Sites Near Meadville, PA (121)

    Camper-submitted photo from Pymatuning State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Pymatuning State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Pymatuning State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Pymatuning State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Pymatuning State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Pymatuning State Park Campground

    1.

    Pymatuning State Park Campground

    24 Reviews
    93 Photos
    76 Saves
    Andover, Ohio

    Pymatuning State Park invites outdoor lovers of all ages to enjoy a relaxing lakeside vacation experience.

    In a setting that highlights the mystery of an old swamp forest and the excitement of a water recreation area, Pymatuning camping is one of the finest walleye and muskellunge lakes in the country, and offers excellent camping, swimming and boating opportunities.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access

    $27 - $29 / night

    Camper-submitted photo from Jamestown Campground — Pymatuning State Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Jamestown Campground — Pymatuning State Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Jamestown Campground — Pymatuning State Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Jamestown Campground — Pymatuning State Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Jamestown Campground — Pymatuning State Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Jamestown Campground — Pymatuning State Park

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    Jamestown Campground — Pymatuning State Park

    17 Reviews
    23 Photos
    68 Saves
    Jamestown, Pennsylvania

    Welcome to Jamestown Campground at Pymatuning State Park! Nestled near Jamestown, PA, this spot is a gem for anyone looking to escape into nature from mid-April to mid-October. The campground is known for its level sites, making setup a breeze whether you're in a tent, RV, or cabin.

    Fishing enthusiasts will love the easy access to the lake, and there are plenty of spots to cast a line or just relax by the water. If you're into biking or running, there are trails nearby that offer a great way to explore the area. The campground is pet-friendly, so feel free to bring your furry friends along for the adventure.

    One of the standout features here is the clean and modern wash houses. Visitors have praised the private bathrooms that come with a toilet and shower, making it feel a bit more like home. The campground is also well-patrolled, ensuring a safe and secure environment for all guests.

    For families, the beach area is a hit. It's clean, raked often, and comes with a playground and volleyball court. On Fridays, there's a family movie night at the amphitheater, and Saturdays often feature crafts and activities for kids at the beach.

    If you're planning to stay over a holiday weekend, be prepared for a crowd. The campground can get packed, but that's part of the charm. Just be mindful that some sites labeled as "waterfront" might not be as close to the water as you'd expect, so double-check when booking.

    Overall, Jamestown Campground offers a mix of relaxation and activities, making it a great spot for a weekend getaway or a longer stay. Whether you're here for the fishing, the trails, or just to unwind, you're in for a treat.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access

    $24 - $36 / night

    Camper-submitted photo from Linesville Campground — Pymatuning State Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Linesville Campground — Pymatuning State Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Linesville Campground — Pymatuning State Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Linesville Campground — Pymatuning State Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Linesville Campground — Pymatuning State Park
    Camper-submitted photo from Linesville Campground — Pymatuning State Park

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    Linesville Campground — Pymatuning State Park

    11 Reviews
    38 Photos
    50 Saves
    Linesville, Pennsylvania

    Welcome to Linesville Campground at Pymatuning State Park! Nestled near the Pennsylvania-Ohio border, this campground is a gem for those looking to unwind and enjoy nature. The campground operates from mid-April to mid-October, offering a perfect escape during the warmer months.

    One of the standout features here is the proximity to Pymatuning Lake. Whether you're into fishing, kayaking, or paddleboarding, you'll find easy access to the water. There's even a convenient launch area right from the campground. If you prefer to stay on land, the marina and beach area are just a short walk away. The beach is small but well-maintained, with clean sand that's perfect for a relaxing day by the water.

    The campground itself is well-equipped with amenities to make your stay comfortable. You'll find clean bathhouses, showers, and even a laundry room. For those traveling with RVs, there are electric hookups and a sanitary dump station. Pets are welcome, so feel free to bring your furry friends along for the adventure.

    Visitors have praised the spacious and level sites, many of which offer beautiful views of the lake and stunning sunsets. If you're into biking, there's a trail that leads to the Pymatuning Spillway, where you can feed the carp—a unique and fun experience.

    For a peaceful retreat with plenty of opportunities for outdoor activities, Linesville Campground is a fantastic choice. Whether you're here for a weekend getaway or a longer stay, you'll find everything you need to relax and enjoy the great outdoors.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access
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    Goddard Park Vacationland Campground

    9 Reviews
    25 Photos
    16 Saves
    Petersburg, Pennsylvania

    Goddard Park Vacationland Campground. Quietly nestled on 85 privately-owned acres in Sandy Lake, Pennsylvania. Midway between Erie and Pittsburgh, the location is easily accessible from I-79 and I-80.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access

    $35 - $175 / night

    Camper-submitted photo from Sara's Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Sara's Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Sara's Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Sara's Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Sara's Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Sara's Campground

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    Sara's Campground

    16 Reviews
    41 Photos
    151 Saves
    Erie, Pennsylvania

    Welcome to Sara's Campground, a gem near Erie, PA, that offers a fantastic camping experience from April 1 to October 31. This place is perfect for both tent and RV campers, with amenities that make your stay comfortable and enjoyable.

    One of the standout features here is the proximity to Lake Erie. You can walk across the street and find yourself on the beach, making it an ideal spot for those who love water activities. The campground is also close to Presque Isle State Park, which is great for biking, hiking, and exploring the natural beauty of the area.

    Visitors have praised the campground for its cleanliness and friendly atmosphere. The sites come equipped with picnic tables and fire rings, and there are showers and toilets available. Some campers have mentioned that the showers are coin-operated, so bring some quarters if you plan to use them.

    For families, the nearby Waldameer water park and amusement park is a hit. It's perfect for kids and offers a range of rides that can keep everyone entertained for a whole day. Plus, the prices are reasonable, making it a great value.

    If you need to do laundry, there's a facility across the street that's quite affordable. And for those who can't disconnect completely, the Wi-Fi here is pretty decent, allowing you to register up to four devices.

    Pets are welcome, and there's even a market on-site for any last-minute supplies you might need. Whether you're here for a weekend getaway or a longer stay, Sara's Campground offers a blend of convenience, natural beauty, and family-friendly activities that make it a top choice for campers.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access
    Camper-submitted photo from Geneva State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Geneva State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Geneva State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Geneva State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Geneva State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Geneva State Park Campground

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    Geneva State Park Campground

    36 Reviews
    123 Photos
    235 Saves
    Madison, Ohio

    Located on Ohio's northeastern shoreline, 698-acre Geneva State Park reflects the character and charisma of Lake Erie. The shimmering expanse of the lake lures vacationers who enjoy fishing and boating at Geneva on the lake. Swimmers rejoice in the beautiful sand beach while nature enthusiasts retreat to the park's freshwater marshes and estuaries. Overnight accommodations include a family campground, cedar cabins, rooms at the lodge, and cottages.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access

    $25 - $41 / night

    Camper-submitted photo from Jeffco Lakes Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Jeffco Lakes Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Jeffco Lakes Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Jeffco Lakes Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Jeffco Lakes Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Jeffco Lakes Campground

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    Jeffco Lakes Campground

    9 Reviews
    8 Photos
    7 Saves
    Andover, Ohio

    We have wooded or non-wooded seasonal sites available that can accommodate tenting and campers of all sizes. We also rent camper and park model campers. All of our sites offer water, electricity, and sewer. We have a shower house, modernized bathrooms, a fully-stocked grocery store, and a laundromat. We also have a pool, kiddie pool, basketball courts, volleyball courts, game room, activity hall, and a playground. We also have wood and propane sales.

    Sticking with the spirit of traditional camping, we also maintain primitive sites for tent campers who still enjoy roughing it.

    We are a pet-friendly facility, and welcome leashed pets of all shapes and sizes.

    Our campgrounds also offer a great variety of entertainment, including games, music, pool tables, and bingo every Saturday night.

    We also hold many specialty events throughout the season. View our activity calendar for more details.

    The camping season begins May 1st and ends October 15. Call (440) 293-7485 to learn more about our accommodations, rates, and availability.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access

    $45 - $60 / night

    Camper-submitted photo from Mosquito Lake State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Mosquito Lake State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Mosquito Lake State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Mosquito Lake State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Mosquito Lake State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Mosquito Lake State Park Campground

    8.

    Mosquito Lake State Park Campground

    23 Reviews
    70 Photos
    93 Saves
    Cortland, Ohio

    This recreation area is part of Mosquito Creek Lake

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access

    $28 - $36 / night

    Camper-submitted photo from Erie KOA
    Camper-submitted photo from Erie KOA
    Camper-submitted photo from Erie KOA
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    Camper-submitted photo from Erie KOA
    Camper-submitted photo from Erie KOA

    9.

    Erie KOA

    8 Reviews
    8 Photos
    41 Saves
    Girard, Pennsylvania

    Come to our beautiful "kid friendly" campground offering fun for the whole family. Go fishing or paddle boating in our catch and release pond, swim in our heated pool, ride our pedal carts and banana bikes, or walk our pygmy goats. Throughout the summer we have movies and weekend ice cream socials. Jam to our DJ entertainment on holiday weekends. Enjoy our recreation room for air hockey, pool, ping-pong and arcade games. Special events, kids games and social activities abound. Check out our summer activities listed below. Enjoy our pancake breakfast on Sundays.

    Enjoy the improvements and additions we've put in the last couple of years, including deluxe patio sites, kottages, lodges, a new restroom in the tent area and more sewered and longer RV sites. Make your reservations early.

    Our campground is only 9 miles from Presque Isle. This popular destination offers sandy beaches for sun bathing and nature trails for biking and hiking. This peninsula on Lake Erie, is a safe harbor for your pleasure boating and provides wetlands for bird viewing or canoeing.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access
    Camper-submitted photo from Shenango Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Shenango Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Shenango Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Shenango Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Shenango Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Shenango Campground

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    Shenango Campground

    11 Reviews
    56 Photos
    70 Saves
    Transfer, Pennsylvania

    Overview

    The Shenango Recreation Area is situated within the broad, flat, meandering valleys of the Shenango River and Pymatuning Creek. Sharon, Pennsylvania is approximately 7 miles southwest and Youngstown, Ohio is about 21 miles west. Visitors to the area enjoy camping, boating and fishing.

    Recreation

    The lake provides an attractive setting for picnicking, camping, boating or simply enjoying nature's beauty. Anglers fish for bass, walleye, muskellunge and a variety of panfish. The lake is shallow and water levels generally drop throughout the summer, especially after the Fourth of July, depending upon rainfall. The Coonie Trail is one-half mile in length. This self-guided interpretive nature trail invites visitors not only to experience the beauty of Shenango River Lake but also to learn about its varied habitats and relationships between plants, animals and humans. Shenango Lake is an unlimited horsepower lake and has six free boat launches for access. The Lakeside Picnic Shelter is located on site and can be reserved for reunions or other large gatherings.

    Facilities

    The lake provides an attractive setting for picnicking, camping, boating or simply enjoying nature's beauty. Anglers fish for bass, walleye, muskellunge and a variety of panfish. The lake is shallow and water levels generally drop throughout the summer, especially after the Fourth of July, depending upon rainfall. The Coonie Trail is one-half mile in length. This self-guided interpretive nature trail invites visitors not only to experience the beauty of Shenango River Lake but also to learn about its varied habitats and relationships between plants, animals and humans. Shenango Lake is an unlimited horsepower lake and has six free boat launches for access. The Lakeside Picnic Shelter is located on site and can be reserved for reunions or other large gatherings.

    Natural Features

    Shenango River Lake stretches 11 miles up its namesake river, covering over 11,000 acres. The shore is lined with a northern hardwood forest of shady and colorful trees such as Black Cherry, Beech, Maple and Hemlock. Deer, turkey and other small game animals are plentiful, with excellent opportunities to observe osprey and eagles in the area.

    Nearby Attractions

    The Shenango Water Trail provides 7.5 miles of scenic river corridor for paddlers, with three access points between Kidds Mill Park and Big Bend. Personal Floatation Devices must be worn on all canoes and kayaks. The historic Kidds Mill Covered Bridge features the unique "Smith-Truss" design from the 1800s. Remnants of the Erie Extension Canal can be found nearby in Sharpsville below the Shenango Dam. The Shenango and Mahaney Recreation Areas feature restoration chestnut tree orchards that are managed through a partnership with the American Chestnut Foundation for research and education, with the goal of developing blight resistant American chestnut trees. The nearby Bayview Off-Road Vehicle Area provides over 200 acres of riding trails for ATV's and dirt bikes (3.5 miles from the campground) The Chestnut Run Swim Beach is only 3 miles from the campground and offers a great area for swimming and sunbathing (NOTE: no lifeguard on duty) "The Pines" Disc Golf Course in the nearby Mahaney Recreation Area (6 miles from the campground) offers a challenging course that hosts PDGA sanctioned events The nearby Trout Island Trail in Sharpsville is a 5 mile paved trail that accomodates walking, running and cycling The Shenango Hiking Trail, on the east end of the lake, is 7.5 miles through wooded areas adjacent to the Shenango River Boat Rentals are available at the nearby RC's Marina in Clark, Pa. (1.4 miles) An ADA Fishing Pier is available in Clark, Pa. 1.4 miles from the campground.

    Charges & Cancellations

    A $10.00 service fee will be charged if you change or cancel a reservation. If a customer does not arrive at the campground by check-out time the day after arrival or does not cancel the reservation by the day before or day of arrival, the customer will be considered a "no-show" and may be assessed a $20.00 service fee and also forfeit use fees. If a customer cancels a reservation the day before or day of arrival they will be charged a $10.00 service fee and forfeit the first night's use fee (not to exceed the total paid for the original reservation). Cancellation for a single night's reservation will forfeit the entire use fee but not be charged the $10.00 service fee. For more information on cancellations or refunds, please visit the recreation.gov site or call 877-644-8777.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • RVs
    • Tents

    $20 - $32 / night

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Frequently Asked Questions

What camping is available near Meadville, PA?

According to TheDyrt.com, Meadville, PA offers a wide range of camping options, with 121 campgrounds and RV parks near Meadville, PA and 2 free dispersed camping spots.

Which is the most popular campground near Meadville, PA?

According to TheDyrt.com, the most popular campground near Meadville, PA is Pymatuning State Park Campground with a 4-star rating from 24 reviews.

Where can I find free dispersed camping near Meadville, PA?

According to TheDyrt.com, there are 2 free dispersed camping spots near Meadville, PA.

What parks are near Meadville, PA?

According to TheDyrt.com, there are 8 parks near Meadville, PA that allow camping, notably Grapevine Lake and Allegheny National Forest.