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Promised Land State Park

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Great park for kids

I took my two youngest (7.9) grandsons tent camping on Pickerel Point in Promised Land. The sites... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
sm0nda
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New York City, New York
Awesome campground!

We stayed in Pines Campground and found our site to be large, flat, shaded, perfect! We stayed... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kim D
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Pottstown, Pennsylvania, United States
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10 miles north of Canadensis, along PA 390, RR 1 Box 96, Greentown, PA 18426-9735
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took my two youngest (7.9) grandsons tent camping on Pickerel Point in Promised Land. The sites in that area were very small and on top of each other. There were also walk-in sites on the lake shore which I might try if I were...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in Pines Campground and found our site to be large, flat, shaded, perfect! We stayed Labor Day weekend and while we did have less than ideal neighbors the rangers and campground host kept everything reasonable.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Kim D
Reviewed August 13, 2019 via mobile

Promised land state park is a nice, quiet little getaway. I only wish other people would properly cancel their reservations if they weren’t going. It’s a clean campground with lake view and lake front sites.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed August 8, 2019 via mobile

Very reasonably priced for camping has beautiful cottages. Also the lake was very nice for swimming and kayaking. There are great hiking spots not too far away and it is pretty close to stores and highways making it only in a 45-minute drive from Mount...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed August 3, 2019

Our group of 17 ranged from 1 year old to 70 year old grandparents. This park is great. Beach had a nice sandy area and playground, and restrooms and a snack bar. Went on Little Falls hike to waterfall. Not a long hike but a...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed July 29, 2019 via mobile

I have been camping at this wonderful state park for nearly sixty years. It holds some of the best memories of my life. Most of them revolve around the Deerfield and Pickerel Point areas. Several years ago, my wife and I camped in one of...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Docksider
Reviewed June 21, 2019 via mobile

Very nice cabin area with private shower house. You may want to bring a few suction cup hooks to hang things. Lots of hiking trails and places to explore by bike.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Margaret G
Reviewed June 18, 2019

I took a break from a long drive to take a short hike in the Bruce Lake/Little Egypt area. I was on the Kleinhan and Cut trails. It was among the most beautiful hikes I've done in a PA State Park. But, I understood why...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Sara W
Reviewed June 3, 2019 via mobile

It is a nice park but I was shocked at how the grass was. It looks like the haven't cut it yet. It was hard to walk in. We were in the campground and at the lake. It was the same everywhere. I would give...More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank Cindy R
Reviewed November 6, 2018

we drove around the park it was so pretty with the leaves changing color. I bet it is beautiful in the summer.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank loriab917
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Ember329
May 18, 2019|
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Response from Joe M |
Take a look at the Pickeral Point campground map. I prefer the lakeside walk in sites on the right side/eastern side. Sites have chunky gravel cover so a cot is recommended. Enjoy
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