Spring is coming soon, and that means camping season is on the way. Pennsylvania has so many great camping options. I’m not a big camper, but for those who are, you’ll have no problem finding great camping places for the 2023 season.
So, what’s the No. 1 camping spot in Pennsylvania? VisitPA.com has put together a list of the best camping spots in the state, and they rank one at the top. “If you like sleeping under the stars in the midst of Penn’s Woods, now’s the time to plan your next getaway,” they comment. They add a tip that, “In late summer, campgrounds are less busy—especially on weekdays.”
So, what’s No. 1? Hersheypark Camping Resort in Hummelstown. That’s about a two hour road trip from Philadelphia, but it could be worth it, to try out this beautiful camping area. “Hersheypark Camping Resort pairs the great outdoors with all the fun of ‘the sweetest place on earth,;” VisitPA.com states. “This full-service, 55-acre, year-round campground accommodates RVs and tents and also has furnished log cabins.”
They add that camping resort guests get “guaranteed reservations for admission to Hersheypark and one-hour early access to selected rides. Plus, campers can enjoy a variety of recreation, including two swimming pools and a kiddie pool open Memorial Day through Labor Day, an indoor game room, playgrounds, a community s’mores area, basketball, volleyball, and shuffleboard courts, and campground activities.” It sounds like a deliciosu and fun spot. Note that guests of Hersheypark Camping Resort receive free parking at Hersheypark. Find the full list here.