Full hook-ups with cable-TV; wifi available; playground; creek. Open year-round.
Shady Rest Campground is convenient for travelers for an overnight stay, vacationers for a week-long vacation, a seasonal get-a-way, or a winter retreat with skiing at near-by Elk Mountain Ski Resort. We are also centrally located for workers in the natural gas industry. No matter which category you are, we have the perfect site for you. Of course, if you want a specific or pull-through site, or a site during winter, please call ahead or email to make a reservation or obtain further information.
We have 35 upgraded sites, all with water, sewer and metered 30- and/or 50-amp electric, and cable television. Several sites will accommodate RVs up to 40 ft in length. Additional amenities include a dump station; complimentary cable and a Wi-Fi hot spot. Laundry service and firewood are also available (fee). Within a short walking distance is the Tunkhannock Creek, an idyllic spot for swimming.
Sites are level with gravel surface. Primitive camping can be accommodated at our creek-side sites, conditions permitting. There is one restroom with a tile shower, toilet and sink located in the basement of the main house; it has a separate outside entrance for campers. Sites for tents are located close by.
Reservations required for off-season. Convenient location for overnight stay, week-long vacation, seasonal getaway.
Amenities: Campgrounds Children Allowed Fishing Pets Allowed
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