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Ricketts Glen State Park Campground

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Sellersville, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I went to Ricketts Glen for the first time this year. It was awesome. The Falls were beautiful the trails were a little slick and there were quite a few people on the trails at the same time, but it was definitely worth it. We stayed at Ricketts Glen campground and the campground was great. The only...

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Reviewed 1 November 2016

Spent a week in the park in a Modern Cabin and enjoyed it very much. Cabins are clean and have baseboard heat, full kitchen and bathroom. Outdoor accommodations include a fire-pit, charcoal grill and porch with two Adirondack chairs. Will not hesitate to come back to the cabins or the park. Love this park and the cabins just make it...

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Ringwood, New Jersey
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Ricketts Glen is a fantastic park and well worth a visit. I've been there many times and am always amazed at the beautiful hiking. The falls trail is absolutely stunning. On the other hand, the campgrounds are not so great (this was my first time staying in them). Although the sites themselves are roomy and nice, there are only 2...

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Montreal
Reviewed 13 August 2016

The campground, ideally located, offers large enough sites with much privacy from each other. Showers are free and really clean, though water was mostly cold when we used it (only stayed two nights, so maybe it was only bad luck). The small beach (for kids) can be reached by foot, as well as some hiking trails, including Falls trail (or...

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Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

I love it here. The campground is clean and quiet. It is on state gamelands which are patrolled routinely by the rangers. Thre are bathrooms and showers which are routinely cleaned. There is a manmade lake where you can rent kayaks, pedalboats etc. They have a concession stand. You can fish and swim. There are trails for hiking one of...

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2Thank Lisa M
Poughkeepsie
Reviewed 8 June 2016

Our family of four camped here in our pop-up over Memorial Day Weekend in site 10. We greatly enjoyed the recreation opportunities that Rickett's Glen has to offer. The waterfalls hike is a must if you've got the lungs and footwear for it. There are less scenic trails that are less work, but I know of nowhere else where you...

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 27 March 2016

Ricketts Glen is an amazing place to go when you need to just get away from the stresses of the world for a few days or even a few hours. My fiance and I have booked one of the Modern Cabins for the past three years and although we are their for a week, it feels like we have had...

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Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

I love Ricketts Glen! I was born and raised at the bottom of the mountain! We always stayed in the cabin many times! It's very beautiful and peaceful! I miss my mountains and can't wait to take my daughter to visit! Nothing like have these mountains as your view from my front porch growing up!!!!

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Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 16 September 2015 via mobile

My boyfriend and I went to Ricketts Glen and rented a cabin there for 2 nights. We absolutely loved the cabin. No cell phone service, no internet, no tv, no distractions. Just me and my boyfriend and the gorgeous park with over 26 miles of trails. We hiked the falls trails each day for about 8 miles. Amazingly beautiful. Be...

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Cleveland, Ohio
Reviewed 9 September 2015

Our group of six reserved two camp sites for the Labor Day weekend and had a blast! The campgrounds are beautifully maintained, and the bathrooms, shower stalls and dish washing stations were a total luxury. There were also myriad activities going on during the weekend (we did not check them out, but they sounded interesting -- craft activities for kids,...

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Address: Benton, PA 17814
Region: United States > Pennsylvania > Benton
Number of rooms: 120
Also Known As:
Ricketts Glen State Park Campground Hotel Benton
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“A cabin in the woods is a cabin in the woods...”
 of 5 bubbles markeF8277BS, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Lakeside baby, if you can get it. Note, Sites 73+ are for pets, 73- do not allow pets.”
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 of 5 bubbles Cyclist65, 7 Jun 2016 | Read review
“You're in the woods, with no cell service or wifi, so don't expect much in terms of accommodations. Perfect for the minimalist. Not 'wife-friendly'”
 of 5 bubbles jcg420, 3 Dec 2014 | Read review
“If you want lake access, make sure you're reserving a lake access site; the map can be deceiving.”
 of 5 bubbles MyRoadLessTraveled, 28 Jul 2014 | Read review
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