CAMPGROUNDS


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ALABAMA - ✅ COE (2) - ❌ USFS (0) - ✅ SP (5) - ❌ FREE (0)

Federal Park campgrounds have reservations through Recreation.gov.
AS A GENERAL RULE most COE campgrounds have NO reservation fee and reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 6 MONTHS in advance.
AS A GENERAL RULE most USFS campgrounds have an $8.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site and reservations must be made DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.

State Park campgrounds have reservations available online or
call (800) 252-7275.
NOTE: There is a $4.75 non-refundable reservation fee per site.
Reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 12 MONTHS in advance.
DISCOUNT: Seniors (62+) receive 15% off camping rates Sunday through Thursday.




ARIZONA - ❌ NPS (0) - ❌ USFS (0) - ❌ SP (0) - ❌ FREE (0)

Federal Park campgrounds have reservations through Recreation.gov.
AS A GENERAL RULE most NPS campgrounds have NO reservation fee and reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 6 MONTHS in advance.
AS A GENERAL RULE most USFS campgrounds have an $8.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site and reservations must be made DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.

State Park campgrounds have reservations available online or
call (877) 697-2757.
NOTE: There is a $5.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site.
Reservations must be made 1 DAY before arrival or to 12 MONTHS in advance.
NOTE: All State Parks require a Vehicle Entrance Pass. No pass is needed when camping.




ARKANSAS - ✅ NPS (2) - ✅ COE (1) - ❌ USFS (0) - ✅ SP (1) - ✅ FREE (1)

Federal Park campgrounds have reservations through Recreation.gov.
AS A GENERAL RULE most NPS & COE campgrounds have NO reservation fee and reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 6 MONTHS in advance.
AS A GENERAL RULE most USFS campgrounds have an $8.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site and reservations must be made DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.

State Park campgrounds have reservations available online.
NOTE: There is NO reservation fee, but a cancellation will cost you AT LEAST one night's camping fee.
Reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 12 MONTHS in advance.




CALIFORNIA - ❌ NPS (0) - ❌ COE (0) - ❌ USFS (0) - ❌ SP (0) - ❌ FREE (0)

Federal Park campgrounds have reservations through Recreation.gov.
AS A GENERAL RULE most NPS & COE campgrounds have NO reservation fee and reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 6 MONTHS in advance.
AS A GENERAL RULE most USFS campgrounds have an $8.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site and reservations must be made DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.

State Park campgrounds have reservations online at ReserveCalifornia.
NOTE: There is a $7.99 non-refundable reservation fee.
Reservations must be made 2 DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance at 8:00AM PT.
NOTE: There are maximum traler and RV lengths for each park and some are as short as 15 feet.




COLORADO - ❌ NPS (0) - ❌ USFS (0) - ❌ SP (0) - ❌ FREE (0)

Federal Park campgrounds have reservations through Recreation.gov.
AS A GENERAL RULE most NPS campgrounds have NO reservation fee and reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 6 MONTHS in advance.
AS A GENERAL RULE most USFS campgrounds have an $8.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site and reservations must be made DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.

State Park campgrounds have reservations online.
NOTE: There is a $10.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site.
Reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 6 MONTHS in advance.
NOTE: All State Parks require a Vehicle Entrance Pass. Annual Pass is $80 online as of 2020.




CONNECTICUT - ❌ COE (0) - ✅ SP (3) - ✅ PVT (1) - ❌ FREE (0)

Federal Park campgrounds have reservations through Recreation.gov.
AS A GENERAL RULE most COE campgrounds have NO reservation fee and reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 6 MONTHS in advance.

State Park campgrounds have reservations through ReserveAmerica.
NON-RESIDENT SURCHARGE: All non-resident campers are charged $10-$12 extra per night per site.
NOTE: There is a $9.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site.
Reservations must be made 1 DAY ahead of arrival and can be made up to 11 MONTHS in advance.
NOTE: There is a 35 foot maximum RV length in all Connecticut State Parks




DELAWARE - ✅ SP (3) - ❌ FREE (0)

There are NO Federal Park campgrounds available in this state.

State Park campgrounds have reservations through ReserveAmerica.
NON-RESIDENT SURCHARGE: All non-resident campers are charged $5 extra per night per site.
NOTE: There is a $4.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site.
Reservations must be made 1 DAY ahead of arrival and can be made up to 12 MONTHS in advance.




FLORIDA - ✅ NPS (2) - ✅ COE (3) - ✅ USFS (2) - ✅ SP (48) - ✅ PVT (2) - ✅ FREE (2)

Federal Park campgrounds have reservations through Recreation.gov.
AS A GENERAL RULE most NPS & COE campgrounds have NO reservation fee and reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 6 MONTHS in advance.
AS A GENERAL RULE most USFS campgrounds have an $8.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site and reservations must be made DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.

State Park campgrounds have reservations through ReserveAmerica.
NOTE: There is a $6.70 non-refundable reservation fee per site.
Reservations must be made 1 DAY ahead of arrival and can be made up to 11 MONTHS
in advance at 8:00AM ET.

NOTE: Florida Seniors (65+) receive 50% discount on camping.

State Forest campgrounds have reservations through ReserveAmerica.
NOTE: There is a $6.70 non-refundable reservation fee per site.
Reservations can be made SAME DAY of arrival and can be made up to 11 MONTHS in advance.
NOTE: Florida Seniors (65+) receive 50% discount on camping.




GEORGIA - ❌ NPS (0) - ✅ COE (1) - ❌ USFS (0) - ✅ SP (6) - ❌ FREE (0)

Federal Park campgrounds have reservations through Recreation.gov.
AS A GENERAL RULE most NPS & COE campgrounds have NO reservation fee and reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 6 MONTHS in advance.
AS A GENERAL RULE most USFS campgrounds have an $8.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site and reservations must be made DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.

State Park campgrounds have reservations through ReserveAmerica.
NOTE: There is NO reservation fee.
Reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL and can be made up to 13 MONTHS in advance.
ALSO: All State Parks require a $5.00 PARKPASS Entrance Fee (but only once per camping visit).
DISCOUNT: All Seniors (62+) receive a 20% discount on all camping.




IDAHO - ❌ NPS (0) - ❌ COE (0) - ❌ USFS (0) - ❌ SP (0) - ❌ FREE (0)

Federal Park campgrounds have reservations through Recreation.gov.
AS A GENERAL RULE most NPS & COE campgrounds have NO reservation fee and reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 6 MONTHS in advance.
AS A GENERAL RULE most USFS campgrounds have an $8.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site and reservations must be made DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.

State Park campgrounds have reservations through ReserveAmerica.
NOTE: There is a $10.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site.
Reservations must be made 1 DAY ahead of arrival and can be made up to 9 MONTHS in advance.




ILLINOIS - ❌ COE (0) - ❌ USFS (0) - ✅ SP (1) - ✅ PVT (1) - ❌ FREE (0)

Federal Park campgrounds have reservations through Recreation.gov.
AS A GENERAL RULE most COE campgrounds have NO reservation fee and reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 6 MONTHS in advance.
AS A GENERAL RULE most USFS campgrounds have an $8.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site and reservations must be made DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.

State Park campgrounds have reservations through ReserveAmerica.
NOTE: There is a $5.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site.
Reservations must be made 3 DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 180 DAYS in advance.




INDIANA - ❌ NPS (0) - ✅ USFS (1) - ✅ SP (1) - ❌ FREE (0)

Federal Park campgrounds have reservations through Recreation.gov.
AS A GENERAL RULE most NPS campgrounds have NO reservation fee and reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 6 MONTHS in advance.
AS A GENERAL RULE most USFS campgrounds have an $8.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site and reservations must be made DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.

State Park campgrounds have reservations through ReserveAmerica.
NOTE: There is a $5.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site.
Reservations must be made 1 DAY ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.
NOTE: Reservations open at NOON Eastern Time for the 6 months in advance window.
ALSO: All State Parks require a one day Entrance Fee in addition to the camping fee.
WEEKEND SURCHARGE: There is a $7.00 surcharge on Friday and Saturday nights




IOWA - ❌ COE (0) - ❌ SP (0) - ❌ FREE (0)

Federal Park campgrounds have reservations through Recreation.gov.
AS A GENERAL RULE most COE campgrounds have NO reservation fee and reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 6 MONTHS in advance.

State Park campgrounds have reservations through ReserveAmerica.
Reservations must be made 2 DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 3 MONTHS in advance.




KANSAS - ❌ COE (0) - ❌ USFS (0) - ✅ SP (3) - ❌ FREE (0)

Federal Park campgrounds have reservations through Recreation.gov.
AS A GENERAL RULE most COE campgrounds have NO reservation fee and reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 6 MONTHS in advance.
AS A GENERAL RULE most USFS campgrounds have an $8.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site and reservations must be made DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.

State Park campgrounds have reservations through ReserveAmerica.
Campsites are reservable April 1-Oct 31 (some sites may be reservable through Dec. 31).
Reservations for the following year open in mid-December each year.

NOTE: There is a $3.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site.
ALSO: All State Parks require a $5.00 Vehicle Entrance Fee each day in addition to the camping fee. Annual Entrance Passes are $25.00 as of 2021.




KENTUCKY - ✅ NPS (1) - ❌ COE (0) - ❌ USFS (0) - ✅ SP (2) - ❌ FREE (0)

Federal Park campgrounds have reservations through Recreation.gov.
AS A GENERAL RULE most NPS & COE campgrounds have NO reservation fee and reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 6 MONTHS in advance.
AS A GENERAL RULE most USFS campgrounds have an $8.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site and reservations must be made DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.
NOTE: LAND BETWEEN THE LAKES NATIONAL RECREATION AREA has it's own Reservation System.
There is a $6.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site and reservations must be made 2 DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.

State Park campgrounds have reservations through ReserveAmerica.
NOTE: There is a $7.50 non-refundable reservation fee per site.
Reservations must be made 1 DAY ahead of arrival and can be made up to 12 MONTHS in advance.
DISCOUNT: All Seniors (62+) receive a 10% discount on all camping.




LOUISIANA - ❌ COE (0) - ❌ USFS (0) - ✅ SP (4) - ❌ FREE (0)

Federal Park campgrounds have reservations through Recreation.gov.
AS A GENERAL RULE most COE campgrounds have NO reservation fee and reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 6 MONTHS in advance.
AS A GENERAL RULE most USFS campgrounds have an $8.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site and reservations must be made DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.

State Park campgrounds have reservations through ReserveAmerica.
NOTE: There is a $6.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site.
Reservations must be made 1 DAY ahead of arrival and can be made up to 13 MONTHS in advance.
DISCOUNT: All Seniors (62+) receive a 50% discount on all camping (use Promo Code = 62PLUS for 2021).
WEEKEND SURCHARGE: There is an $8.00 surcharge ($4.00 for seniors) on Friday and Saturday nights




MAINE - ✅ NPS (1) - ❌ USFS (0) - ✅ SP (3) - ✅ PVT (1) - ❌ FREE (0)

Federal Park campgrounds have reservations through Recreation.gov.
AS A GENERAL RULE most NPS campgrounds have NO reservation fee and reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 6 MONTHS in advance.
AS A GENERAL RULE most USFS campgrounds have an $8.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site and reservations must be made DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.

State Park campgrounds have reservations available online or
call the individual park.
RESERVATION FEE: All campsites are charged $5.00 per night.
Reservations begin the first week in February for the current season which ends in September.
NON-RESIDENT SURCHARGE: All non-resident campers are charged $10 extra per night.




MARYLAND - ✅ NPS (1) - ❌ COE (0) - ✅ SP (1) - ❌ FREE (0)

Federal Park campgrounds have reservations through Recreation.gov.
AS A GENERAL RULE most NPS & COE campgrounds have NO reservation fee and reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 6 MONTHS in advance.

State Parks have reservations online and are half price Sunday thru Thursday with a $10 Maryland Park Service Golden Age Pass (62+ yrs).
NOTE: There is a $6.25 non-refundable reservation fee per site.
NOTE: You must obtain the Golden Age Pass before making your reservations.
Reservations can be made up to 12 months in advance.




MASSACHUSETTS - ❌ NPS (0) - ✅ SP (3) - ✅ FREE (3)

Federal Park campgrounds have reservations through Recreation.gov.
AS A GENERAL RULE most NPS campgrounds have NO reservation fee and reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 6 MONTHS in advance.

State Park campgrounds have reservations through ReserveAmerica.
NOTE: There is a $8.65 non-refundable reservation fee per site.
Reservations must be made 1 DAY ahead of arrival and can be made up to 4 MONTHS in advance.
NON-RESIDENT SURCHARGE: All non-resident campers are charged $26-$48 extra per night.




MICHIGAN - ❌ NPS (0) - ❌ USFS (0) - ❌ SP (0) - ❌ FREE (0)

Federal Park campgrounds have reservations through Recreation.gov.
AS A GENERAL RULE most NPS campgrounds have NO reservation fee and reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 6 MONTHS in advance.
AS A GENERAL RULE most USFS campgrounds have an $8.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site and reservations must be made DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.

State Park campgrounds have reservations available online or
call (800) 447-2757.
Reservations can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.




MINNESOTA - ❌ COE (0) - ❌ USFS (0) - ❌ SP (0) - ❌ FREE (0)

Federal Park campgrounds have reservations through Recreation.gov.
AS A GENERAL RULE most COE campgrounds have NO reservation fee and reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 6 MONTHS in advance.
AS A GENERAL RULE most USFS campgrounds have an $8.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site and reservations must be made DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.

State Park campgrounds have reservations available online or
call (866) 857-2757.
NOTE: There is a $7.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site.
Reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL and can be made up to 120 DAYS in advance at 8:00AM CT.




MISSISSIPPI - ✅ NPS (3) - ✅ COE (1) - ✅ USFS (1) - ✅ SP (3) - ✅ FREE (2)

Federal Park campgrounds have reservations through Recreation.gov.
AS A GENERAL RULE most NPS & COE campgrounds have NO reservation fee and reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 6 MONTHS in advance.
AS A GENERAL RULE most USFS campgrounds have an $8.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site and reservations must be made DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.

State Park campgrounds have reservations through ReserveAmerica.
NOTE: There is NO reservation fee.
Reservations must be made 2 DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 24 MONTHS in advance.
DISCOUNT: All Seniors (65+) receive a 50% discount on all Non-Premium camp sites.




MISSOURI - ❌ NPS (0) - ✅ COE (1) - ❌ USFS (0) - ✅ SP (2) - ❌ FREE (0)

Federal Park campgrounds have reservations through Recreation.gov.
AS A GENERAL RULE most NPS & COE campgrounds have NO reservation fee and reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 6 MONTHS in advance.
AS A GENERAL RULE most USFS campgrounds have an $8.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site and reservations must be made DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.

State Park campgrounds have reservations available online or
call (877) 422-6766.
Reservations must be made 1 DAY ahead of arrival and can be made up to
12 MONTHS in advance at 7:00AM CT.

DISCOUNT: All Seniors (65+) receive a 10% discount.




MONTANA - ❌ NPS (0) - ❌ COE (0) - ❌ USFS (0) - ❌ SP (0) - ❌ FREE (0)

Federal Park campgrounds have reservations through Recreation.gov.
AS A GENERAL RULE most NPS & COE campgrounds have NO reservation fee and reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 6 MONTHS in advance.
AS A GENERAL RULE most USFS campgrounds have an $8.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site and reservations must be made DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.

State Park campgrounds have reservations through ReserveAmerica.
Reservations must be made 2 DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.
NOTE: All State Parks require a Vehicle Entrance Pass. Annual Pass is $50 as of 2020
NOTE: Camping season is from mid-MAY through mid-SEPT.




NEBRASKA - ❌ COE (0) - ❌ USFS (0) - ❌ SP (0) - ❌ CTY (0) - ❌ FREE (0)

Federal Park campgrounds have reservations through Recreation.gov.
AS A GENERAL RULE most COE campgrounds have NO reservation fee and reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 6 MONTHS in advance.
AS A GENERAL RULE most USFS campgrounds have an $8.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site and reservations must be made DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.

State Park campgrounds have reservations through ReserveAmerica.
NOTE: There is a $8.50 non-refundable reservation fee per site.
Reservations must be made 1 DAY ahead of arrival and can be made up to 180 DAYS in advance.
NOTE: In addition to camping all vehicles require an $8.00 daily entry pass or a $45.00 Annual Permit




NEVADA - ❌ NPS (0) - ❌ USFS (0) - ❌ SP (0) - ❌ FREE (0)

Federal Park campgrounds have reservations through Recreation.gov.
AS A GENERAL RULE most NPS campgrounds have NO reservation fee and reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 6 MONTHS in advance.
AS A GENERAL RULE most USFS campgrounds have an $8.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site and reservations must be made DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.

All State Park campgrounds are First Come First Serve (no reservations).




NEW HAMPSHIRE - ✅ USFS (2) - ✅ SP (2) - ✅ PVT (1) - ❌ FREE (0)

USFS campgrounds have reservations through Recreation.gov.
AS A GENERAL RULE most USFS campgrounds have an $8.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site and reservations must be made DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.

State Park campgrounds have reservations through ReserveAmerica.
Reservations must be made 1 DAY ahead of arrival and can be made up to 11 MONTHS in advance.
NOTE: There is a $6.50 non-refundable reservation fee per site.




NEW JERSEY - ❌ NPS (0) - ✅ SP (1) - ✅ PVT (1) - ❌ FREE (0)

Federal Park campgrounds have reservations through Recreation.gov.
AS A GENERAL RULE most NPS campgrounds have NO reservation fee and reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 6 MONTHS in advance.

State Park campgrounds have reservations online.
Reservations can be made up to 11 MONTHS in advance.
NOTE: There is a $5.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site.
NON-RESIDENT SURCHARGE: All non-resident campers are charged $5 extra per night per site.




NEW MEXICO - ❌ NPS (0) - ❌ COE (0) - ❌ USFS (0) - ❌ SP (0) - ❌ FREE (0)

Federal Park campgrounds have reservations through Recreation.gov.
AS A GENERAL RULE most NPS & COE campgrounds have NO reservation fee and reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 6 MONTHS in advance.
AS A GENERAL RULE most USFS campgrounds have an $8.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site and reservations must be made DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.

State Park campgrounds have reservations through ReserveAmerica.
Reservations must be made 1 DAY ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.
NOTE: All State Parks require a Vehicle Entrance Pass. Annual pass is $40 as of 2012.
NOTE: Annual Camping Pass for all State Parks is $225 as of 2020 (plus opt. $4 electric & $4 sewer per night.)




NEW YORK - ❌ NPS (0) - ❌ USFS (0) - ✅ SP (5) - ❌ FREE (0)

Federal Park campgrounds have reservations through Recreation.gov.
AS A GENERAL RULE most NPS campgrounds have NO reservation fee and reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 6 MONTHS in advance.
AS A GENERAL RULE most USFS campgrounds have an $8.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site and reservations must be made DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.

State Park campgrounds have reservations through ReserveAmerica.
NOTE: There is a $9.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site.
Reservations must be made 1 DAY ahead of arrival and can be made up to 9 MONTHS in advance.
NON-RESIDENT SURCHARGE: All non-resident campers are charged $5 extra per night per site.




NORTH CAROLINAI-✅ NPS (7)-❌ COE (0)-✅ USFS (1)-✅ SP (1)-✅ PVT (1)-❌ FREE (0)

Federal Park campgrounds have reservations through Recreation.gov.
AS A GENERAL RULE most NPS & COE campgrounds have NO reservation fee and reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 6 MONTHS in advance.
AS A GENERAL RULE most USFS campgrounds have an $8.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site and reservations must be made DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.

State Park campgrounds have reservations through ReserveAmerica.
NOTE: There is a $3.00 non-refundable reservation fee per night and a $3.00 per night transaction fee.
Reservations must be made 1 DAY ahead of arrival and can be made up to 11 MONTHS in advance.
DISCOUNT: All Seniors (62+) receive $6.00 per night off camping fees.




NORTH DAKOTA - ❌ NPS (0) - ❌ COE (0) - ❌ USFS (0) - ❌ SP (0) - ❌ FREE (0)

Federal Park campgrounds have reservations through Recreation.gov.
AS A GENERAL RULE most NPS & COE campgrounds have NO reservation fee and reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 6 MONTHS in advance.
AS A GENERAL RULE most USFS campgrounds have an $8.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site and reservations must be made DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.

State Park campgrounds have reservations available online or
call (800) 807-4723.
NOTE: There is a $5.80 non-refundable reservation fee per site.
Reservations can be made for SAME DAY arrival and can be made up to 95 DAYS in advance at 7:00AM CT.
NOTE: All State Parks require a Vehicle Entrance Pass. The annual pass is $35 online as of 2021.




OHIO - ❌ COE (0) - ❌ USFS (0) - ✅ SP (2) - ✅ PVT (1) - ❌ FREE (0)

Federal Park campgrounds have reservations through Recreation.gov.
AS A GENERAL RULE most COE campgrounds have NO reservation fee and reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 6 MONTHS in advance.
AS A GENERAL RULE most USFS campgrounds have an $8.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site and reservations must be made DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.

State Park campgrounds have reservations available online or
call (866) OHIOPARKS.
NOTE: There is a $6.50 non-refundable reservation fee per site.
Reservations can be on DAY OF ARRIVAL and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance at 7:00AM ET.
WEEKEND SURCHARGE: There is a $3 surcharge on Friday and Saturday nights




OKLAHOMA - ✅ NPS (1) - ✅ COE (1) - ❌ USFS (0) - ✅ SP (2) - ❌ FREE (0)

Federal Park campgrounds have reservations through Recreation.gov.
AS A GENERAL RULE most NPS & COE campgrounds have NO reservation fee and reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 6 MONTHS in advance.
AS A GENERAL RULE most USFS campgrounds have an $8.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site and reservations must be made DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.

State Park campgrounds have reservations available online or call each individual park.
NOTE: There is an $8.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site.
Reservations must be made 5 DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 11 MONTHS in advance.




OREGON - ❌ NPS (0) - ❌ COE (0) - ❌ USFS (0) - ❌ SP (0) - ❌ FREE (0)

Federal Park campgrounds have reservations through Recreation.gov.
AS A GENERAL RULE most NPS & COE campgrounds have NO reservation fee and reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 6 MONTHS in advance.
AS A GENERAL RULE most USFS campgrounds have an $8.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site and reservations must be made DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.

State Park campgrounds have reservations through ReserveAmerica.
NOTE: There is a $8.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site.
Reservations must be made 1 DAY before arrival or up to 6 MONTHS in advance at 6:00AM PT.




PENNSYLVANIA -❌ NPS (0)-✅ COE (3)-❌ USFS (0)-✅ SP (2)-✅ PVT (1)-✅ FREE (1)

Federal Park campgrounds have reservations through Recreation.gov.
AS A GENERAL RULE most NPS & COE campgrounds have NO reservation fee and reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 6 MONTHS in advance.
AS A GENERAL RULE most USFS campgrounds have an $8.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site and reservations must be made DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.

State Park campgrounds have reservations through ReserveAmerica.
NOTE: There is a $6.50 non-refundable reservation fee per site.
Reservations can be made for SAME DAY arrival and can be made up to 11 MONTHS in advance.
NON-RESIDENT SURCHARGE: All non-resident campers are charged $5 extra per night per site.




RHODE ISLAND - ✅ SP (1) - ✅ PVT (1) ❌ FREE (0)

There are NO Federal Park campgrounds available in this state.

State Park campgrounds have reservations through ReserveAmerica.
NOTE: There is a $8.75 non-refundable reservation fee per site.
Reservations can be made for SAME DAY arrival and can be made up to 12 MONTHS in advance.
NON-RESIDENT SURCHARGE: All non-resident campers are charged $18-$27 extra per night per site.




SOUTH CAROLINA - ❌ COE (0) - ✅ USFS (1) - ✅ SP (3) - ❌ FREE (0)

Federal Park campgrounds have reservations through Recreation.gov.
AS A GENERAL RULE most COE campgrounds have NO reservation fee and reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 6 MONTHS in advance.
AS A GENERAL RULE most USFS campgrounds have an $8.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site and reservations must be made DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.

State Park campgrounds have reservations through South Carolina Reservation System or calling 1-866-345-7275.
Reservations must be made 1 DAY ahead of arrival and can be made up to 13 MONTHS in advance.
DISCOUNT: All seniors 65 or older get 35% off camping rates at 6 select parks along the Georgia border.
DISCOUNT: 2020-21 Winter Wonderland 30-Day Camping (DEC-FEB) 50% off rates at 5 select Northwestern parks.
DISCOUNT: 2020-21 Snowbird 30-Day Camping (DEC-FEB) 50% off rates at 4 select Eastern and Coastal parks.




SOUTH DAKOTA - ❌ NPS (0) - ❌ COE (0) - ❌ USFS (0) - ❌ SP (0) - ❌ FREE (0)

Federal Park campgrounds have reservations through Recreation.gov.
AS A GENERAL RULE most NPS & COE campgrounds have NO reservation fee and reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 6 MONTHS in advance.
AS A GENERAL RULE most USFS campgrounds have an $8.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site and reservations must be made DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.

State Park campgrounds have reservations through CampSD.
NOTE: There is a $7.70 NON-RESIDENT non-refundable reservation fee per site.
Reservations can be made for SAME DAY arrival and can be made up to 90 DAYS (NOT 3 MONTHS) in advance (except at Custer State Park which is 12 MONTHS in advance) at 7:00AM CT.
NOTE: All State Parks require an Entrance Pass. An Annual Entrance Pass is $36 online as of 2021.




TENNESSEE -✅ NPS (2)-✅ COE (1)-✅ USFS (1)-✅ SP (2)-✅ PVT (1)-✅ FREE (2)

Federal Park campgrounds have reservations through Recreation.gov.
AS A GENERAL RULE most NPS & COE campgrounds have NO reservation fee and reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 6 MONTHS in advance.
AS A GENERAL RULE most USFS campgrounds have an $8.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site and reservations must be made DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.
NOTE: LAND BETWEEN THE LAKES NATIONAL RECREATION AREA has it's own Reservation System.
There is a $6.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site and reservations must be made 2 DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.

State Park campgrounds have reservations available online or call each individual park.
NOTE: There is a $5.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site.
Reservations can be made up to 12 MONTHS in advance.
DISCOUNT: All seniors 62 and older receive a 25% discount on camping.




TEXAS - ✅ NPS (2) - ✅ COE (3) - ❌ USFS (0) - ✅ SP (4) - ✅ PVT (2) - ✅ FREE (1)

Federal Park campgrounds have reservations through Recreation.gov.
AS A GENERAL RULE most NPS & COE campgrounds have NO reservation fee and reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 6 MONTHS in advance.
AS A GENERAL RULE most USFS campgrounds have an $8.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site and reservations must be made DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.

State Park campgrounds have reservations through ReserveAmerica.
NOTE: There is a NO reservation fee.
Reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 5 MONTHS in advance.
NOTE: All State Parks require an $8 per person per day Entrance Fee.
DISCOUNT: Annual Entrance Pass is $70 online as of 2020 and includes your second nights of camping at 50% off.




UTAH - ❌ NPS (0) - ❌ USFS (0) - ❌ SP (0) - ❌ FREE (0)

Federal Park campgrounds have reservations through Recreation.gov.
AS A GENERAL RULE most NPS campgrounds have NO reservation fee and reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 6 MONTHS in advance.
AS A GENERAL RULE most USFS campgrounds have an $8.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site and reservations must be made DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.

State Park campgrounds have reservations through ReserveAmerica.
NOTE: There is a $8.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site.
Reservations must be made 1 DAY ahead of arrival and can be made up to 4 MONTHS in advance.
NOTE: All State Parks require an Entrance Pass. Annual Entrance Pass is $75.00 ($35 senior) online as of 2019.




VERMONT - ✅ COE (1) - ✅ USFS (1) - ✅ SP (4) - ❌ FREE (0)

Federal Park campgrounds have reservations through Recreation.gov.
AS A GENERAL RULE most COE campgrounds have NO reservation fee and reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 6 MONTHS in advance.
AS A GENERAL RULE most USFS campgrounds have an $8.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site and reservations must be made DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.

State Park campgrounds have reservations available online or
call (888) 409-7579.
NOTE: There is a $7.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site.
Reservations must be made 1 DAY ahead of arrival and can be made up to 11 MONTHS in advance.
Reservations open at 9:00AM ET the first business day of the month for inventory for the entire month.
NON-RESIDENT SURCHARGE: All non-resident campers are charged $2 extra per night per site.




VIRGINIA - ✅ NPS (6) - ❌ COE (0) - ✅ USFS (1) - ✅ SP (2) - ✅ PVT (2) - ❌ FREE (0)

Federal Park campgrounds have reservations through Recreation.gov.
AS A GENERAL RULE most NPS & COE campgrounds have NO reservation fee and reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 6 MONTHS in advance.
AS A GENERAL RULE most USFS campgrounds have an $8.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site and reservations must be made DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.

State Park campgrounds have reservations through ReserveAmerica.
NOTE: There is a $5.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site.
Reservations can be made for SAME DAY arrival and can be made up to 11 MONTHS in advance.




WASHINGTON - ❌ NPS (0) - ❌ COE (0) - ❌ USFS (0) - ❌ SP (0) - ❌ FREE (0)

Federal Park campgrounds have reservations through Recreation.gov.
AS A GENERAL RULE most NPS & COE campgrounds have NO reservation fee and reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 6 MONTHS in advance.
AS A GENERAL RULE most USFS campgrounds have an $8.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site and reservations must be made DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.

State Park campgrounds have reservations available online
or call (888) 226-7688.
NOTE: There is an $8.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site + $5.00 for out of state residents.
Reservations can be made for SAME DAY arrival and can be made up to 9 MONTHS in advance.
DISCOUNT: All seniors 62 and older may apply for and receive a 50% discount on all camping.




WEST VIRGINIA - ❌ NPS (0) - ❌ COE (0) - ❌ USFS (0) - ✅ SP (3) - ❌ FREE (0)

Federal Park campgrounds have reservations through Recreation.gov.
AS A GENERAL RULE most NPS & COE campgrounds have NO reservation fee and reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 6 MONTHS in advance.
AS A GENERAL RULE most USFS campgrounds have an $8.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site and reservations must be made DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.

State Park campgrounds have reservations available online or call (800) CALL-WVA after March 15th for Memorial Day through Labor Day.
NOTE: There is a $5.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site.
NOTE: Camping season is MAY through SEPT.
Reservations open the 1st day of the month for 12 MONTHS in advance.




WISCONSIN - ❌ COE (0) - ❌ USFS (0) - ❌ SP (0) - ❌ FREE (0)

Federal Park campgrounds have reservations through Recreation.gov.
AS A GENERAL RULE most COE campgrounds have NO reservation fee and reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 6 MONTHS in advance.
AS A GENERAL RULE most USFS campgrounds have an $8.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site and reservations must be made DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.

State Park campgrounds have reservations online.
NOTE: There is a $7.75 non-refundable reservation fee per site.
Reservations can be made up to 11 MONTHS in advance.
NOTE: There is a $2.00 surcharge for Friday & Saturday nights.
NOTE: All State Parks require a Vehicle Admission Sticker. The sticker is $38 online as of 2019.




WYOMING - ❌ NPS (0) - ❌ USFS (0) - ❌ SP (0) - ❌ FREE (0)

Federal Park campgrounds have reservations through Recreation.gov.
AS A GENERAL RULE most NPS campgrounds have NO reservation fee and reservations can be made on DAY OF ARRIVAL or up to 6 MONTHS in advance.
AS A GENERAL RULE most USFS campgrounds have an $8.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site and reservations must be made DAYS ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 MONTHS in advance.

State Park campgrounds have reservations available online or
call (877) 996-7275.
NOTE: There is a $7.00 non-refundable reservation fee per site.
Reservations can be made for SAME DAY arrival and can be made up to 120 DAYS in advance
for dates between May 1 and September 30.