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Top Equestrian Camping near State College, PA

57 Reviews

Horse camping is the perfect way to enjoy State College. 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 the best way to experience nature. The Dyrt can help you find the perfect equestrian sites that are scenic and easy to access.

Best Equestrian Camping Sites Near State College, PA (5)

  1. Camper-submitted photo from Black Moshannon State Park


    Black Moshannon State Park

    23 Reviews
    84 Photos
    107 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


    -Coin-operated laundry machines

    -Sanitary dump station

    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access
    • RVs
  2. Camper-submitted photo from Little Buffalo State Park


    Little Buffalo State Park

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

    $52 / night

  3. Camper-submitted photo from Colonel Denning State Park
  4. Camper-submitted photo from Moshannon State Forest


    Moshannon State Forest

    4 Reviews
    9 Photos
    87 Saves
    Weedville, Pennsylvania

    There are numerous designated primitive campsites without developed facilities within Moshannon State Forest that can be reserved on a first-come, first-served basis. Campers are required to obtain a camping permit at no charge.

    For information about campsite availability in Moshannon State Forest and to request a permit, please contact the district office at 814-765-0821.

    Primitive backpack camping also is allowed throughout the entire forest. Backpack campers do not need a permit if they stay no more than one night at any campsite.

    Primitive backpack campers should register at any trailhead near a state park office.

    Roadside campsites are singular, remote sites located along dirt and gravel state forest roads. They may be pull offs or have a short driveway. These sites allow for overnight camping in or very near a vehicle. Depending on layout, the sites may accommodate different types of equipment such as tents, small RVs, or trailers. Some sites are also appropriate for equestrian use. Nineteen designated motorized, roadside campsites are available in Moshannon State Forest:

    • Ten are individual sites located along Medix Grade Road.
    • There are also several sites within the Shaggers Inn Camping Area.
    • The Yellow Snake Camping Area is ideal for equestrian use.
    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Reservable
    • RVs
    • Tents
    • Group

    $10 / night

  5. Camper-submitted photo from Ferryboat Campsites


    Ferryboat Campsites

    6 Reviews
    9 Photos
    128 Saves
    Millersburg, Pennsylvania
    • Pets
    • Fires
    • Electric Hookups
    • Phone Service
    • Reservable
    • ADA Access

    $30 - $100 / night

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