RV Campgrounds Near Hersheypark

RV Campgrounds Near Hersheypark

With the “America’s Largest RV Show” right around the corner RVers all over the country are getting ready to make the trip. Of course they wouldn’t be staying in a hotel! There are a handful of great campgrounds close to Hershey Park that are the perfect place to park while browsing over 1,400 RVs. Yes, that’s right 1,400 RVs! So sit back check out some of these awesome campgrounds you’ll find near Hershey PA.

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1.   Fowlers Hollow State Park

The 104-acre Fowlers Hollow State Park is in a narrow valley created by Fowler Hollow Run.

The park is on the edge of Tuscarora State Forest at the intersection of several multi-use trails. The campground of the park is a good base for adventures into the huge tract of public land.

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2.  Paradise Stream Family Campground

Paradise Stream Family Campground is your destination for a relaxing, enjoyable family camping experience in South Central Pennsylvania. It’s variety of sites and amenities are tailored specifically for your enjoyment during your stay, and you’ll find that there’s a little bit of Paradise for the whole family when you stay with at this campground!

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3.  Little Buffalo St. Park

Certain places just attract people. The cool, clear water of Little Buffalo Creek has been attracting people for centuries.

American Indians frequented Little Buffalo Creek on hunting trips. Farmers and merchants used to gossip and pass news while the grain was ground at Shoaff’s Mill. Nearby, merchants, local people, and travelers met at Blue Ball Tavern.

Today, thousands of people meet at Little Buffalo State Park to picnic, swim, fish, hike, and experience nature and history.

Little Buffalo also has tent and cabin amenities along with RV sites. 

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4.  Harrisburg East Campground

Centrally located between Hershey, Lancaster, Gettysburg, and more. 10 minutes from the city, the rotunda, statues and fountains are magnificent. Downtown is brimming with fine dining, galleries, boutiques, a science center, museums, entertainment, and the lovely Susquehanna River walk. They are only a few minutes from most attractions.

Harrisburg East Campground has level gravel sites and paved access roads. 30 & 50 amp service including TV and WiFi or set up your tent in our shady pine grove. Showers and laundry are located behind the campground office and a heated pool is open mid May through the 1st week of October. 

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5.  Hersheypark Camping Resort

What’s better than visiting Hersheypark and getting to stay at the Hersheypark campground?

Choose from regular and pull-through campsites with partial or full hook-ups or stay in a log cabin, which range from basic features to deluxe amenities. Plus, with two pools, volleyball courts, horseshoe pits, and WiFi, there is something for everyone!

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6.  Jonestown / Hershey NE KOA

You can never go wrong camping at a KOA resort. Only 25 minutes from Hershey you get free shuttle service to Hesheypark, enjoy fishing, swimming or splashing in a canoe, and kayak/tube. This KOA resort is friendly to all sizes of RVs with full-site hook ups. The General Store offers groceries, live bait, RV supplies and delicious ice cream all year! So pack your gear & camp with KOA!

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7.  Hershey Road Campground

Hershey Road Campground is a gorgeous 20-acre, family and pet-oriented destination park outside of Hershey, Pennsylvania. Thecompletely remodeled campground offers world class amenities; from a heated outdoor pool & splash pad to brand new RV sites. It proudly offers a variety of RV and tent sites as well as cabin rentals within a serene, rural setting.  Located in Elizabethtown, PA it is less than 9 miles to Hershey World and the renowned Hershey Chocolate Factory.  Don’t miss a visit to Lancaster, PA less than 30 miles away!

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8.  Elizabeth / Hershey KOA

One of central Pennsylvania’s favorite family campgrounds, the Elizabethtown/ Hershey KOA campground is in the heart of Central Pennsylvania’s many attractions. Minutes from Hershey Park and Amish Country, you can enjoy hours of fun, laughter, shopping, eating, wandering and relaxing. For a day trip, visit our Country’s history at Gettysburg, cross the Delaware at Valley Forge, visit the National Civil War Museum in Harrisburg or see the Liberty Bell in Philadelphia. For the modern history buff, visit the Harley-Davidson Plant and museum in nearby York, or treat yourself to a Chocolate experience at the Sweetest Place on Earth- Chocolate World and see their Zoo America, or plan your day around a Hershey Park escape!

So if you are planning to attend “America’s Largest RV Show” in September check out these campgrounds. Also, make sure you visit a Meyer’s RV display!

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