Explore Pennsylvania's wonderful state parks – reserve campsites, cabins, picnic pavilions, whitewater boating launch times and more.
Reserve online: Search by Region,
Facility or Park.
Call toll free: 888-PA-PARKS (727-2757) 7 am-5 pm Monday to Saturday, except Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Years Day.
What You Need to Make a Reservation
- Dates for your reservation
- Name, address and phone number of the responsible party for each reserved facility
- Full payment is expected at the time the reservation is made with a valid gift card or credit card. We accept Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express.
A Few Details
- Cabins and picnic pavilions can be reserved from 11 months (to the day) to two days in advance.
- Campsites can be reserved from 11 months up to noon of the day of arrival.
- Reservations made on Sundays can only be made for one day less than 11 months. (If making a reservation on Sunday, January 2, you could not reserve December 2 until January 3.)
- The "reservation day" begins at 7 am (not 12 am) Eastern Standard Time (EST).
- You can cancel reservations made online by logging on to My Account.
- You cannot change or transfer reservations online – call 888-PA-PARKS (727-2757).
- Pending reservations are held in your shopping cart for a maximum of 20 minutes and then released.
- Some facilities may not appear due to renovations or seasonal availability.
- Alcoholic beverages are prohibited in all Pennsylvania state parks.
Please be aware that bringing firewood into Pennsylvania from another state is prohibited and could result in a citation.
Campers should use local firewood. Do not take wood home and do not leave firewood - Burn It!
Bringing firewood into the park from other areas may accidentally spread pest insects and diseases that threaten park resources and the health of our forests.
- For security reasons, Microsoft Internet Explorer Version 7.0 to 9.0 or Firefox Version 16.0 to 19.0 or Google Chrome 22.0 to 25.0 must be used to make a reservation.
- The reservation web site uses advanced scripting. If you cannot use this scripting, please call toll-free 888-PA-PARKS (727-2757) to make your reservation.
2015 State Parks Calendar
Featuring beautiful landscape views!
Order through the PA State Parks Reservation Center at 1-888-PA-PARKS (727-2757) or visit any state park office.
Profits from the calendar sales go directly to maintaining PA State Parks.