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Knoebels Amusement Park and Campground

Looking for a fun-filled place to go camping in central Pennsylvania? Consider a stay at Knoebels Amusement Park and Campground. No matter what you are looking to get out of your journey into the middle of the Keystone State, you and your family are sure to make memories to last a lifetime.The campsites at Knoebels Amusement Park and Campground are available with 50 amp electrical hookups. There are water filling stations strewn about the campground, so you won’t be far from running water. Knoebels also has restroom and shower facilities in several convenient locations. And to add to the list of conveniences, there are on-site laundry facilities, too.When you’re relaxing at the RV campground, there are plenty of fun ways to fill the time. Knoebels Amusement Park features over 60 rides, arcade and midway games, miniature golf, and so much more. On-site, there is a stream-fed waterpark for the warmer months, complete with slides, a pool, and splash pads for the little ones.



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Camping with an RV

Camping with an RV

Have you ever wanted to sleep at the foot of a mountain or wake up to the sound of the ocean’s waves gently crashing on the shore? When on a road trip, do you like to stop at every weird and wonderful roadside attraction? Do you ever just want to take a break from the hustle and bustle of everyday life and get out into the great outdoors? Then renting an RV is definitely for you.

Camping in an RV allows you to adventure on your terms. Whether you’re looking to bond over an open fire with family and friends or you just want to get away for a while, there’s no better way to do it than from behind the wheel of an RV.

How Outdoorsy Works

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Find the perfect RV

Choose your location, dates, and send the owner a request to book.

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Delivery or Pickup

Arrange a pick up time with the owner or have it delivered to your driveway or destination.

Let us help

Most owners have the option to deliver and set up the RV right to your destination.

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Adventure awaits!

Enjoy the freedom of the open road nd the assurance of 24/7 roadside assistance.

After your trip, return the RV to the owner on the same condition you recieved it.

The Great Outdoors

Those looking for a local hideaway should visit the nearby Tiadaghton State Forest near Montgomery. Just north of the campsites at Knoebels Campground, Tiadaghton has unique forested plateaus that are segmented by rushing mountain springs filled with cold meltwater. Once you get to this unique landscape, the recreational opportunities seem endless. A 42-mile trail winds through the park, and experienced paddlers can head down the Class II and Class III sections of Pine Creek and enjoy the rapids. There is a calmer Class I section ideal for less experienced paddlers.Also just north of Knoebels is Ricketts Glen State Park in Benton. Often considered to be one of the most scenic parks in Pennsylvania’s State Park system, Ricketts Glen is a nature lover’s dream. The crowning jewel of the park is the Glens Natural Area, which has been labeled as a National Natural Landmark. The Falls Trail System passes 22 named waterfalls and countless unnamed waterfalls. Hike the trail and watch the water tumble over the ancient rock faces jutting out through the old-growth forests. The highest waterfall in the park, Ganoga Falls, reaches a towering 94 feet, making it one of the tallest waterfalls in Pennsylvania.For a great day trip in the Elysburg motorhome rental, head to Bald Eagle State Park near Howard. Protected and preserved to showcase the stunning 1,700-acre lake, there are a variety of habitats that are sustained from the creeks and springs that feed into this stunning lake. You can explore the forests, go hiking along the creeks, or enjoy the various wetlands that have popped up throughout the park. Due to its water-centric nature, Bald Eagle State Park is an ideal destination for those looking for a swimming beach, or visitors can try their luck with local fishing. There is no shortage of water recreational opportunities to fill your summer days. However, if you’re traveling during the winter, the state park becomes a winter wonderland. You can ice skate on the lake or explore the trails with cross-country skis or snowshoes.

Explore the Area

Golf lovers can hit the links at Knoebels Three Ponds Golf Course. This 18-hole golf course is just a short drive away from Knoebels Amusement Park and Campground. If you’re an experienced golfer, you can book a tee time in advance and enjoy some time in the mild Pennsylvania climate. If you’re new to golf, you can register for a class or workshop and pick up some new skills.Lovers of history can learn all about Pennsylvania’s rich mining history at the Mining Museum. Situated within the grounds of Knoebel’s Amusement Park, this museum showcases the history of the area, the history of mining, and has records of first-hand accounts of life in the mines. You can also learn a little bit more about the era with hands-on presentations using recreations of tools.If you didn’t get to see any wildlife during your adventures through the wilds of Pennsylvania, then head to the deer farm near Catawissa. Here, you can jump aboard a hayride tour and see some of the red deer that call the farm home. These deer are very accustomed to human visitors and may even come up to the haywagon for a closer look.At the end of a long, fun-filled day, finish the night with a local treat: Old-Forge Style Pizza. This thick pizza is served square style, in a shirt box since the pizza itself predates the pizza box. You can choose between red, a hearty tomato sauce with some cheese, or white, a cheesy sauce-free pizza with herbs and pepper.


Whether you’re on or off the grid, you have options when it comes to powering your RV. Here are the pros and cons for each.
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All towables

Trailer

Trailers for all types of towing vehicles, including SUVs and pickups.

Folding Trailer

Trailers you can tow with passenger vehicles or SUVs. A great way to transform average cars into adventure cars.

Fifth-Wheel

Larger trailers that attach to towing vehicles with a gooseneck extension in the truck bed.

Toy Hauler

Living quarters in the front with dedicated space for hauling motorcycles or other “toys” in the back.

Utility Trailer

All other types of towable trailers.

All drivables

Class C

Popular with small families and first-time RV drivers who want a little more room than a van. Comparable to driving a truck.

Camper Van

The smallest and nimblest of fully enclosed RVs. Drives like a van. Loves posing for Instagram.

Class B

A formal-sounding name for camper van, but just as photogenic.

Class A

Drivers should be comfortable driving bus-sized vehicles and dealing with parking limitations. Great for delivery.

Truck Camper

If you can drive a truck, you can drive a truck camper. Makes roughing it significantly less rough.

Other

All other types of drivable vehicles.

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Questions about RVs?

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What type of RV should I choose?

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Start by determining how many people are planning to travel with you. Going on a solo-journey? Choose a camper van or a teardrop trailer. Bringing the whole family along for the ride? Consider a spacious Class A or five-wheel.

You’ll also want to consider amenities. For example, if you’re planning to cook on the road, you’ll want a kitchenette. If your campground doesn’t have public restrooms, you’ll want to search RVs with bathrooms. Check out full descriptions of our models to help you decide here.


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Do the RVs have bathrooms?

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Yes. Class A’s, Class B’s, and Class C’s and five-Wheels typically have bathrooms. Depending on where you plan on camping, you’ll want to double-check the availability of restrooms if selecting a rig without a bathroom. Nervous about renting an RV with a bathroom? Owners can help show you how to clean the tank or will offer to do it for you for a fee.


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How does check-in work?

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Once an Owner approves your RV reservation, you can coordinate a time to pick up your rig or have it delivered to your doorstep or campsite. At that point, the owner will do a key exchange with you and walk you through the RV and answer any questions you might have.