Tub Run Campground and Camping

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About the Campground

Tub Run Recreation Area is located at Youghiogheny River Lake. The lake lies in the heart of the Laurel Highlands and spans the Mason-Dixon line between Pennsylvania and Maryland. Clean waters, forested mountains, and steep-sided valleys provide an unsurpassed setting for recreation opportunities such as camping, fishing, boating, hiking, water-skiing, biking, picnicking, sightseeing, and more. Youghiogheny's Outflow Area is renowned for excellent trout fishing and is stocked regularly from April-September. Nearby attractions include some of Pennsylvania and Maryland's finest state parks. Ohiopyle State Park, PA, is especially known for some of the best whitewater in the East, and is often the scene of national kayaking competitions. Cyclists of all ages will enjoy the many miles of bike trails in the area. For the history buff, the area abounds in historical sites and parks. For sheer natural beauty, Youghiogheny Lake can't be beat. Summer temperatures usually range from the 50s to the 80s.

Services & Amenities

Within Facility
  • ADA Access
  • Amphitheater
  • Boat Launch Ramp
  • Drinking Water
  • Dump Station
  • Fire Rings
  • Flush Toilet
  • Parking
  • Pay Telephone
  • Picnic Tables
  • Playground
  • Ranger Station
  • Showers
  • Swimming - Beach
  • Water Faucets
Within 10 Miles
  • Firewood
  • Fishing Supplies
  • Gasoline
  • Grocery
  • Laundry
  • Rent Bicycles
  • Restaurants


Peak Season
May 14 2010 -
Sep 05 2010
WALK TO $18.00
Peak Season
May 13 2011 -
Sep 04 2011
WALK TO $18.00

Alerts and Important Information Tub Run campground is opening on May 21, 2010 for their 2010 Camping Season. Reservations must be made at least 3 days in advance. Alcohol is prohibited. This campground has first-come, first-serve sites available. All equipment and vehicles must fit on the site pad. Overflow parking is available. Maximum 2 tents OR 1 tent and 1 trailer allowed per site. A $3 fee per vehicle per day is charged for visitors.

Campground Contact Information

Open From: Jun 17 2010 to Dec 14 2010
Reservation Phone: 877-444-6777
Campground Reservations: Tub Run
Campground Phone: 814-395-3242
Customer Service Phone:888-445-1474
Backcountry Permits Phone: 877-550-6777
Location: Confluence (near Greensburg), PA
Phone: 814-395-3242

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More About Tub Run Campground

Tub Run is a campground located in Greensburg, 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 -79.40194 latitude, and -79.40194 longitude into your GPS device.

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