Beaver Meadows Campground and Camping

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About the Campground

This primitive campground is located near Beaver Meadows Lake. Campsites are spacious, screened by vegetation, and shaded by a pine forest. Each campsite has a parking spur, tent pad, fire ring, and picnic table. Hiking, canoeing, wildlife viewing, picnicking, and berry picking are all popular activities. A playground, grass fields, vault toilets, and hand pumps are available at the campground, but showers and dumpstations are not. The toilets are accessible to people with disabilities. There is a host on site from Memorial Day through Labor Day. Please visit our webiste

Services & Amenities

Within Facility
  • Accessible Pit Restroom
  • Berry Picking
  • Boating
  • Drinking Water, Hand Well.
  • Dumpster
  • Fire Rings
  • Garbage Service
  • Grills
  • Hiking Trail
  • Parking
  • Pay Telephone
  • Picnic Area
  • Picnic Tables
  • Playground
  • Potable Water
  • Spacious Shady Sites
  • Telephone
  • Tent Pad
  • Vault Toilet
  • Wildlife Viewing
Within 10 Miles
  • Hiking Trail
Greater Than 10 Miles
  • All Terrain Vehicle
  • Fishing


Peak Season
May 21 2010 -
Sep 06 2010
Walk In Season
Sep 07 2010 -
Dec 13 2010
Peak Season
May 27 2011 -
Sep 06 2011

Alerts and Important Information Reservations must be made at least 4 days in advance. Reservations must be made at least 4 days in advance. Reservations can only be made Memorial Day through Labor Day, but some sites are available on a first come, first served basis. Thereafter, all campsites are only available on a first come first served basis. No electrical, water, or sewage hook-ups are provided. The roads are not paved. All pets must be restrained within the campground, and livestock is not allowed. Each campsite is limited to two vehicles, one wheeled camping unit, and one tent. Additional vehicles will be charged and must park in public parking areas. No motorboats are permitted on the lake. No swimming is allowed. Do not bring firewood from home to the Allegheny National Forest. Do not unwittingly spread the emerald ash borer, sirex wood wasp, hemlock woolly adelgid or other firewood borne invasive species. Possession of firewood from outside the area of the Allegheny National Forest is prohibited. Firewood is available at or near camping facilities. For more information about emerald ash borer call toll free 1-866-253-7189 or you may go on-line at or For more information on sirex wood wasp please visit: For more information on hemlock woolly adelgid please visit:

Campground Contact Information

Open From: Jun 18 2010 to Dec 14 2010
Reservation Phone: 877-444-6777
Campground Reservations: Beaver Meadows
Campground Phone: 814-927-5700
Customer Service Phone:888-445-1474
Backcountry Permits Phone: 877-550-6777
HC 2 Box 130
Erie, PA

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More About Beaver Meadows Campground

Beaver Meadows is a campground located in Erie, Pennsylvania. This is a US Forest Service campground. All reservations can be made by calling 1-877-444-6777.

To find this campground check the map shown above, or enter -79.11278 latitude, and -79.11278 longitude into your GPS device.

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