24 Spook-tacular Campgrounds & Activities This Fall

by Campspotter

1 month ago

by Campspotter

1 month ago

Temperatures may be dropping, but it’s not time to put away your camping gear just yet! Halloween is just around the corner and we’ve rounded up 24 campgrounds to booOOOoook your stay at, for a safe and socially distant way to enjoy candy, costumes, and more. 

Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park™ Camp-Resort: Glen Ellis

Where: Glen, New Hampshire

When to stay: September 25 – October 11

Accommodations:  RV sites, tent sites, and cabins.

What to look forward to: Kick-off Halloween with three fun-filled weekends at Jellystone Park™ Glen Ellis! From Halloween activities to riverside fun, Mt. Washington is the perfect destination for all your Fall favorites.

The area: A trip to this park isn’t complete without exploring the beautiful surrounding area. The Mt. Washington Valley is the perfect place for those who enjoy the great outdoors. There are thousands of miles of hiking trails with rushing waters carving paths for hidden swimming holes and underground caves.

Westward Shores Cottages & RV Resort

Where: West Ossipee, New Hampshire

When to stay: September 25 – October 11

Accommodations: RV sites, lodges, cottages, and cabins

What to look forward to: Boo! The thrills and chills don’t stop during these three Halloween weekends! From trick-or-treating to costume contests– It’s going to be a scary good time! Grab your goblins, witches, and warlocks and head to Westward Shores Cottages & RV Resort for howling good time!

The area: This scenic retreat is surrounded by lakes, State Forests, and mountain vistas. Offering endless watersports fun, world-class skiing, and hiking. The perfect home base for exploring all West Ossipee has to offer.

Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park™ Camp-Resort: Lakes Region

Where: Milton, New Hampshire

When to stay: September 25 – October 11

Accommodations: RV sites, tent sites, bungalows, cottages, and cabins.

What to look forward to: You don’t have to wait for Halloween to celebrate with Yogi Bear ™ and friends! They are offering two early Halloween Weekends! Choose your level of terror with a haunted trail, trick-or-tricking, and costume contests! Gather your costume and get ready for a spooktacular camping experience!

The area: Here, guests can enjoy the local wildlife and wilderness with the convenience of a modern campground. Set in a beautiful location, with a ton of fun amenities, this is an ideal getaway in New Hampshire.

Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park™ Camp-Resort: Gardiner

Where: Gardiner, New York

When to stay: September 25 – November 1

Accommodations: RV sites, tent sites, lodges, bungalows, cottages, and cabins.

What to look forward to: One day of Halloween fun is just not enough, so Jellystone Park™ Gardiner is offering multiple weekends full of activities! Camp with Yogi Bear™ and compete for the spookiest sites, costumes, and more. Enjoy fun crafts, daytime trick-or-treating around the park, and a monster mash DJ dance party at night.

The area: Overlooking the winding Wallkill River, this park is set on 100 rolling acres and boasts a majestic view of the Shawangunk Ridge. Explore Minnewaska State Park for great hiking, rock climbing, and more!

Triple R Camping Resort

Where: Franklinville, New York

When to stay: September 18 – September 27

Accommodations: RV sites, tent sites, and cabins

What to look forward to: Join Triple R Camping Resort for two spooky weekends of all things Halloween! With laser tag, trick-or-treating, costume contests, and more. Featuring music by Tim Klipfel & Push Button Theory, and special guest, Eric Jones from Halloween Wars.

The area: Discover the Enchanted Mountains of Western New York, with miles of beautiful rolling hills, rivers, and magnificent forests. This area is perfect for the avid-outdoorsmen with endless boating, fishing, and hiking.

Silver Canoe Campground

Where: Rural Valley, Pennsylvania

When to stay: October 10 – October 18

Accommodations: RV sites, tent sites, and cabins.

What to look forward to: Spend your Halloween at Hogwarts and a Masquerade Ball at Dracula’s Castle. Events include a pot luck costume party, DJ, dance instructor, trick-or-treating, pumpkin carving, chocolate fountain, and more!

The area: This picturesque location features a beautiful wooded valley, meadows, and wildlife all around you. From the quaint shops to the close proximity of Keystone Lake, this serene setting is the perfect place for an enjoyable stay in Western Pennsylvania.

Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park™ Camp-Resort: Quarryville

Where: Quarryville, Pennsylvania

When to stay: September 25 – November 1

Accommodations: RV sites, tent sites, cottages, and cabins.

What to look forward to: Get ready for a spooktacular camping experience. Enjoy a wide range of themed activities, including howling fun crafts, costume contests, prizes, daytime trick-or-treating, and a magic pumpkin “hey hey” ride. 

The area: This beautiful countryside offers picturesque landscapes and fun for the whole family. Explore favorite local attractions including, HersheyPark, Strasburg Railroad, and Dutch Wonderland. 

Bear Run Campground

Where: Portersville, Pennsylvania

When to stay: October 9 – October 18

Accommodations: RV sites, tent sites, cottages, and cabins

What to look forward to: Experience a frighteningly fun weekend at Bear Run Campground with pumpkin carving, trick or treating, family dance with DJ, and games! These Halloween festivities are sure to be a treat!

The area: Enjoy the bountiful offerings of family recreation and leisure attractions offered in Western Pennsylvania. Visit Moraine State Park for spectacular views of rolling hills, miles of shoreline, hiking trails, and lush green forests.

Paradise Stream Family Campground

Where: Loysville, Pennsylvania

When to stay: October 16 – October 18

Accommodations: RV sites, tent sites, and cabins.

What to look forward to: Join Paradise Stream Family Campground for a weekend of Halloween activities for every age. Don’t miss out on the fun with costume judging, trick-or-treating, Halloween bingo, and Buddy Boy Winery.

The area: Nestled in the heart of South Central Pennsylvania, this beautiful countryside offers a peaceful escape. With antique shops, Farmers Markets, and delicious Amish baked goods, this destination is not to be missed.

Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park™ Camp-Resort: Williamsport

Where: Williamsport, Maryland

When to stay: October 2 – November 8

Accommodations: RV sites, tent sites, lodges, cottages, bungalows, and cabins.

What to look forward to: Ghostly greetings from Jellystone Park™ Williamsport! There’s a frightfully-fun Halloween activity for everyone to enjoy. Dress yourself and your site in the spirit and compete for amazing prizes. Other activities include a magic pumpkin patch and delicious treats!

The area: Experience the breathtaking scenery of Maryland’s Western scenic foothills. From the Appalachian Trail to the bustle of the city life, this location has it all. The park is situated just down the road from Antietam National Battlefield and just over an hours drive to visit Washington D.C.

Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park™ Camp-Resort: Luray

Where: Luray, Virginia

When to stay: September 25 – November 1

Accommodations: RV sites, tent sites, lodges, bungalows, cottages, and cabins.

What to look forward to: Celebrate Halloween in Luray, Virginia! With endless on-site activities and Halloween themed fun–there is always something happening right at the park. Sweet treats, decorating, and friendly competitions are waiting for you. Happy Haunting!

The area: This campground is situated just down the road from the popular Luray Caverns™ and breathtaking Shenandoah National Park. This proximity provides day trip options for those wanting to explore the surrounding areas.

Anvil Campground

Where: Williamsburg, Virginia 

When to stay: October 31 – November 1

Accommodations: RV sites, tent sites, and cabins.

What to look forward to: Jump into the Halloween spirit with all your favorite Halloween activities at Anvil Campground. From potluck snacks like kettle corn, hot dogs, and snow cones to site trick-or-treating, this is the perfect destination to eat, drink, and be scary!

The area: In the heart of Historic Williamsburg, this destination is a history buff’s dream. Discover America’s first city through museums, battlefields, private tours, and more. This history-rich town is a must-see to your visit to Williamsburg!

Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park™ Camp-Resort: Natural Bridge

Where: Natural Bridge Station, Virginia

When to stay: September 25 – November 1

Accommodations: RV sites, tent sites, lodges, cottages, and cabins.

What to look forward to: Halloween at Jellystone Park™ is a celebration you won’t want to miss! Every weekend is loaded with fun from a spooky golf cart parade to trick-or-treating, a dance party, and more! Saturday night, pick your terror level with either the non-spooky wagon ride or the haunted Halloween trail. It’s fun for all your ghosts and goblins!

The area: Take a drive through The Blue Ridge Parkway winding through miles of natural beauty and the Shenandoah National Park. Along with spectacular scenery, visitors can stop at several points of historical interest and numerous overlooks.

Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park™ Camp-Resort: Golden Valley

Where: Bostic, North Carolina

When to stay: September 25 – November 1

Accommodations: RV sites, tent sites, lodges, yurts, and cabins.

What to look forward to: Enjoy 6 weekends of spooktacular fun at Jellystone Park™! Site decorating, costume contests, a pumpkin patch, candy hunts, and more await you at this scenic location tucked at the base of the Blue Ridge Mountains.

The area: You can’t beat views like these. When the leaves start to change and the days get shorter, the mountains are the place to be. Take a hike in the 600+ acres, explore Asheville or Charlotte, sit around the campfire, and take in the spectacular views.

Barefoot RV Resort

Where: North Mrytle Beach, South Carolina

When to stay: October 1 – October 31

Accommodations: Rv sites, and tiny homes

What to look forward to: Enjoy all your favorite Halloween classics all month long at Barefoot RV Resort. Halloween storytime, hayrides, drive-in movies, costume contests, pumpkin painting, and a spooktacular camper contest await! 

The area: Be just minutes from the Atlantic coast with this Myrtle Beach destination.  Bask in beach days, local cuisine, and miles of breathtaking shoreline.

True West Campground Stables and Mercantile

Where: Jamestown, Tennessee

When to stay: October 31 – November 1

Accommodations: RV sites, tent sites, tipis, shacks, and wagons.

What to look forward to: Join True West Campground for a haunted Halloween weekend. Come dressed in your spookiest attire for games, contests, a parade on horseback, prizes, and more! Dance along to your favorite Halloween tunes like the Monster Mash, Thriller, and other spooky favorites with DJ Justin Miller.

The area: The Big South Fork Area offers scenic views and endless outdoor recreation. With flowing streams, stunning canyons, and miles of hiking trails, this area offers a beautiful backdrop everywhere you look. Enjoy Whitewater rafting, rock climbing, horseback riding, and more!

Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park™ Camp-Resort: Akron-Canton

Where: Uniontown, OH

When to stay: October 9 – October 11

Accommodations: RV sites, tent sites, and group camping options.

What to look forward to: The Perfect Day at Kingsway promotion continues for one weekend, with free tickets to visit Kingsway Pumpkin Farm just down the road! Make sure to bring your costumes; there will be a contest, party, and trick-or-treating! A special prize will be awarded to the best-decorated campsite. This not-so-scary weekend of Halloween fun is sure to tire Yogi™ out! Before you leave, they’ll have a pajama party and then tuck Yogi™ in for his winter hibernation. Lucky bear!

The area: This destination offers a close location to many loved area attractions. For family fun visit the Akron Zoo, MAPS Air Museum, and Kingsway Pumpkin Farm. For those looking for outdoor activities head to Cuyahoga National Park, just a 30-minute drive from the park.

Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park™ Camp-Resort: Mt. Gilead

Where: Mt. Gilead, Ohio

When to stay: September 25 – September 27

Accommodations: RV sites, tent sites, and cabins.

What to look forward to: Halloween has officially arrived at Jellystone Park™ Mt Gilead! Kick it off with some spooky monsters and some fabulous pumpkins. Join them for a fun-filled weekend of trick-or-treating, Halloween crafts, pumpkin decorating, Halloween movies, and a haunted house.

The area: Located 40 miles north of Columbus, Ohio, Jellystone Park™ is not too far from the conveniences of your everyday life, yet far enough to feel like a getaway. Visit downtown Columbus for Museums, local shops, entertainment, and more.

Evergreen Campsites & Resort

Where: Wild Rose, Wisconsin

When to stay: September 18 – October 11

Accommodations: RV sites, tent sites, cottages, and cabins.

What to look forward to: Celebrate Halloween with Chippy and enjoy two weekends of events the whole family will love. Activities include a fish fry, Wild Rose classic car cruise, raffles, prizes, and trick-or-treating!

The area: From world-class fishing to miles of ATV riding, this location offers a beautiful wooded landscape for you to explore. Cozy up around the fire and enjoy the crisp turn of Fall in Wild Rose, Wisconsin!

Duck Creek Campground

Where: Pardeeville, Wisconsin

When to stay: September 18 – October 4

Accommodations: RV sites, cabins, and camper rentals.

What to look forward to: This family-friendly campground is offering unique activities all month long. Featuring an All-You-Can-Eat Pancake Breakfast, followed by costume and site decorating contests, trick-or-treating, and a free wagon ride Saturday at 6 pm.

The area: From indoor activities to outdoor fun–Pardeeville offers something for everyone. Visit Devil’s Lake State Park for hiking trails, magnificent views, and watersports fun on Devil’s Lake.

Paradise Ranch and Resort

Where: Tylertown, Mississippi

When to stay: October 2 – November 1

Accommodations: RV sites, tent sites, and cabins.

What to look forward to: Create lasting memories this Halloween at Paradise Ranch and Resort. Start the celebration with costume contests, trick-or-treating, site decorating competitions, and if you dare, a haunted house.

The area: Located in Tylertown, Mississippi, Paradise Ranch RV Resort is a fantastic destination for families looking for adventure! Spend a day floating down the Bogue Chitto River or fishing riverside for Spotted bass. This location offers endless opportunities to explore the great outdoors.

Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park™ Camp-Resort: Hill Country

Where: Canyon Lake, Texas

When to stay: October 2 – November 1

Accommodations: RV sites, tent sites, lodges, cottages, and cabins.

What to look forward to: Choose from five fang-tastic weekends at Jellystone Park! With thrills, chills, and fun for the whole family! Show your skills with site decorating and costume contests, or search for the perfect pumpkin at the patch.

 The area: Located in the beautiful Texas Hill Country, Canyon Lake offers beautiful shorelines and abundant outdoor adventure. Spend the day floating the Guadalupe River, hiking Canyon Lake Trail or exploring the unique Natural Bridge Caverns. Whether you’re looking to kick back and relax or spend the day busy with activities, this area offers something for everyone.

Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park™ Camp-Resort: Guadalupe River

Where: Kerrville, Texas

When to stay: September 25 – November 1

Accommodations: RV sites, bungalows, cottages, cabins, and tiny homes.

What to look forward to: The spookiest time of the year is upon us and Yogi Bear™ is ready to celebrate all month long. Choose from six Halloween-themed weekends with different levels of scare. Candy hunts, a pumpkin patch, costume contests, and loads of decorating. See you sOoooOoooOn!

The area: Located in the beautiful Texas Hill Country, this campground is the perfect place for families to have the vacation of a lifetime. Whether you’re looking to kick back and relax or get out and enjoy the water activities made possible by the Guadalupe River, there’s plenty to do in this scenic area.

Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park™ Camp-Resort: Tower Park

Where: Lodi, California

When to stay: October 2-November 9

Accommodations: RV sites, tent sites, and cabin accommodations.

What to look forward to: Join Yogi Bear™ every weekend in October for costume parties, site decorating, pumpkin carving contests, and more! Take a tour through the haunted trail–if you dare!

The area: Located on the meandering byways of the California Delta, this waterfront campground offers a unique camping experience in the heart of California wine country. Head out and experience one of the 85+ boutique wineries for yourself, and since Lodi is the Zinfandel Capital of the World, make sure to add a glass to your tasting flight! d

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