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Tionesta Lake and Dam

477 Spillway Rd, Tionesta, PA 16353-5964
+1 814-755-3512
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Great camping

We actually didn't go boating at the lake, but was very beautiful. We stayed at the campground... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2017
Rosegipsy
,
Youngstown, Ohio
Nice Campground with full hookups

We found Tionesta Recreation Area on Recreation.gov when looking for a long weekend getaway. The... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2017
tseas930
,
Tiffin, Ohio
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  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
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“great camping” (3 reviews)
“go fishing” (2 reviews)
“boat launch” (2 reviews)
LOCATION
477 Spillway Rd, Tionesta, PA 16353-5964
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+1 814-755-3512
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Reviewed 8 September 2017

We actually didn't go boating at the lake, but was very beautiful. We stayed at the campground. Very clean, full hookups and very pet friendly! Showers and restrooms very clean, lots of hot water. The only downside is after about 2 minutes the water shuts...More

1  Thank Rosegipsy
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We found Tionesta Recreation Area on Recreation.gov when looking for a long weekend getaway. The full hookup sites at the main campground are very convenient especially for as cheap as the sites were. The sites were smaller that I expected for an Army Corp of...More

1  Thank tseas930
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

We stayed with friends at a campground close by and loved it. It's quiet, relaxing and just beautiful. Kayaking a must and lots of pictures!

Thank Nellie O
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

We had a 40 ft 5th wheeler with full hookup. The sites are plenty long enough and spacious but not much turning area to back it in. Our water line had a leak coming from under ground. They responded quickly but could not fix it...More

Thank bluedog1400
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Enjoy a family adventure on Tionesta Lake. The lake provides a large area for boating outside of the wake area. The lake is deep and is good for water skiing, tubing or even kayaking close to shore. Camp along the lake in the wilderness on...More

Thank DiscountKing
Reviewed 7 September 2016

I did not camp at this property so I do not have any information regarding camping. For an afternoon hike I did enjoy the trail to the right as you enter the park ( sorry I forgot the name ) it is clearly marked with...More

1  Thank Melvswild2015
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Good sized lake. We rented a pontoon boat from the on site business. Enjoyed the day boating and swimming from the boat as well as some decent "beach" areas. No sand, it's all rock. Saw plenty of wildlife as well. Appears you can boat in...More

Thank Heather A
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Booked our campsites from the website with never being in this campground before. I wish we would have drove through before we booked to camp. We reserved sites 75 and 77 for tent camping. Site 75 was all gravel with just a very small patch...More

3  Thank Conwayluvs2travel
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Tionesta Recreational Area Campground isn't for the die-hard roughing it camper, but for a family of four on a 4 day weekend it is perfect. If you want some of the comforts of home they have electric and water at most campsites. There are trails...More

Thank danjoabs1438
Reviewed 28 June 2016

nice area to go camping near by we went camping at the outflow area and spent a 10 days also a place to put a boat in here and go fishing lots of trails to go hiking

Thank Carol B
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