Camping in Pennsylvania

With endless activites and gorgeous landscapes, The Keystone State is an ideal camping destination. As one of the 13 original colonies, this state has a rich history to explore. From the urban to the outdoors, there's plenty to keep you busy on your next visit to Pennsylvania. 

Activities

Claws 'N' Paws Wild Animal Park
Claws 'N' Paws Wild Animal Park is a ""Zoo-in-the-Woods"" where natural trails wander beneath the evergreens. Animals are in large naturalistic enclosures some of which have a glass-fronted section where you can get nose-to-nose, so to speak, with wild and beautiful creatures such as white tiger, wolf, bear, and snow leopard.

Waldameer Park and Waterworld
 This family-fun complex combines a beautiful amusement park with one of the greatest water parks in the entire country. Offering over 75 rides, slides, and attractions, Waldameer Park & Water World is specifically designed to provide entertainment for your entire family.

Pittsburgh Zoo & Aquarium 
Located approximately five miles east of downtown Pittsburgh, the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium is a 77-acre facility that is home to thousands of animals representing hundreds of diverse species.

Knoebels
Knoebels is Pennsylvania's Hometown Park.  Highlights include the Phoenix, rated one of America's ten best roller coasters, Skooter Bumper Cars, and timeless favorites like the Giant Wheel. Take a refreshing dip in sparkling Crystal Pool, or take the Giant Flume ride. At Knoebels, every day is full of action-packed family fun.

Lakemont Park

Lakemont Park is home to over 30 rides and attractions, including The Island Waterpark. Lakemont Park also features The Monster Motorway Go-karts, The Slickster Slick Track, Traintown Miniature Golf, and Spins 'n Grins Kiddieland for Lakemont's younger guests.

Cutlural Sites

Little League Museum 
The Peter J. McGovern Little League Baseball Museum is all about the excitement of Little League Baseball and Softball! The museum is full of pictures, displays, films and exhibits about the players, equipment, history, rules, the all-around fun of Little League and information about the youth today!

The Amazing Houdini
Amazing Houdini Tour and Fun Magic Show - Houdini Tours and magic shows are great fun for the family. The Houdini Museum has been called one of the most unique museums and attractions in the world. The show also includes two of the best, nationally known magicians, Dorothy Dietrich and John Bravo.

Hershey Museum
Hershey Museum is as fun and yummy as it's chocolate!  You can see how they make the chocolate in Hershey, visit the exciting Discovery room, walk through the galleries and much more!

Pennsylvania Military Museum 

The Pennsylvania Military Museum is in the picturesque town of Boalsburg.  Inside the museum are numerous artifacts and dioramas illustrating military history.  Highlights range from a full-scale replica of a World War I trench battlefield, displayed uniforms and weapons along with their narrative histories and renovated military equipment.  A gift shop is located within the museum facility.