Top Horse Camping near Raystown Lake

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Horse camping is the perfect way to enjoy Raystown Lake. If you're an equestrian lover who prefers nature-based adventure, yet still wants comfort, this is the perfect opportunity for you. Equestrian camping is an adventurous and unique way to experience the city. The Dyrt can help you find the perfect equestrian sites that are scenic and easy to access.

Best Equestrian Sites Near Raystown Lake, PA (6)

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

    1.

    Shawnee State Park Campground

    25 Reviews
    60 Photos
    50 Saves
    Schellsburg, Pennsylvania

    Welcome to Shawnee State Park Campground, nestled near Schellsburg, PA. This campground is a fantastic spot for those looking to enjoy the great outdoors all year round. With a solid 4.08 rating, it’s clear that visitors have a lot of good things to say about this place.

    One of the standout features here is the beautiful lake, which is perfect for swimming, fishing, and kayaking. The sandy beach area is a hit, especially with families. The roped-off swimming area makes it easy to keep an eye on the kids while they splash around. If you’re into fishing, you’ll find plenty of spots to cast your line.

    The campground itself is quite large, offering a mix of electric and non-electric sites, some of which are pet-friendly. There are also cabins, yurts, and even glamping options if you’re looking for something a bit different. The bathhouses are clean and well-maintained, and there are showers available for campers.

    For those traveling with RVs, there are sites with full hookups, though some visitors have noted that maneuvering larger rigs into certain spots can be a bit tricky. If you’re tent camping, be aware that some sites might be on an incline, so it’s worth scouting out a level spot if you can.

    The park is also a great base for exploring the local area. You’re just a short drive from the Flight 93 National Memorial and other attractions like covered bridges and historic forts. Plus, the Verizon signal is strong enough for streaming, so you can stay connected if needed.

    Overall, Shawnee State Park Campground offers a mix of natural beauty, convenient amenities, and a variety of accommodation options, making it a great choice for your next camping trip.

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

    2.

    Black Moshannon State Park Campground

    23 Reviews
    84 Photos
    109 Saves
    Port Matilda, Pennsylvania

    Black Moshannon State Park covers 3,394 acres of forests and wetlands and conserves unique, natural environments. More than 43,000 acres of the Moshannon State Forest surround the park and help create a remote and wild setting that provides recreational opportunities in all seasons for camping near State College.

    The 73 campsites each have a picnic table and a fire ring. Most sites can accommodate either a tent or a trailer. Many sites have electrical hookups. Some sites have full service hook up, which includes sewer, water, and electricity.Pets are permitted on designated sites.

    The campground features:

    -Washhouses with flush toilets

    -Showers

    -Coin-operated laundry machines

    -Sanitary dump station

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access
    • RVs
    Camper-submitted photo from Michaux State Forest
    Camper-submitted photo from Michaux State Forest
    Camper-submitted photo from Michaux State Forest
    Camper-submitted photo from Michaux State Forest
    Camper-submitted photo from Michaux State Forest
    Camper-submitted photo from Michaux State Forest

    3.

    Michaux State Forest

    21 Reviews
    58 Photos
    280 Saves
    Shippensburg, Pennsylvania

    Accessibility is not guaranteed, always scout ahead before driving down dirt roads.

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Reservable
    • RVs
    • Tents
    • Group

    $10 / night

    Camper-submitted photo from Colonel Denning State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Colonel Denning State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Colonel Denning State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Colonel Denning State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Colonel Denning State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Colonel Denning State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Little Buffalo State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Little Buffalo State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Little Buffalo State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Little Buffalo State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Little Buffalo State Park Campground
    Camper-submitted photo from Little Buffalo State Park Campground

    5.

    Little Buffalo State Park Campground

    18 Reviews
    66 Photos
    52 Saves
    New Bloomfield, Pennsylvania
    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access

    $52 / night

  1. 6.

    Vagabond Isle

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    6 Photos
    1 Save
    Big Pool, Maryland

    20 Acre Island in Washington County MD, surrounded by Licking Creek, a stocked Maryland trout stream 🎣 Lease of the Isle allows you to enjoy the wild on your terms. Natural area with some cleared areas for recreation or relaxing. Many types of wildlife including bear, deer, fowl and many other mammal and bird species, not to mention seasonal trout stocking. Enjoy full run of the 20 acres and surrounding creek, respect nature and please leave no trace….bring your horse? Of course 🐴

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Reservable
    • Equestrian
    • Firewood Available

    $100 - $150 / night


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Frequently Asked Questions

Which is the most popular equestrian campsite near Raystown Lake?

According to TheDyrt.com, the most popular equestrian campground near Raystown Lake is Shawnee State Park Campground with a 4.1-star rating from 25 reviews.

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