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Stay the Night


flush toilets, warm showers, electric hook-ups

Make a reservation.

The 73 campsites each have a picnic table and a fire ring. Most sites can accommodate either a tent or a trailer.

Many sites have electrical hookups. Some sites have full service hook up, which includes sewer, water, and electricity.

Pets are permitted on designated sites.

This activity or structure is ADA accessible. Some campsites are ADA accessible.

The campground features:

  • Washhouses with flush toilets
  • Showers
  • Coin-operated laundry machines
  • Sanitary dump station

The camping season begins the second Friday in April and ends after deer season in mid-December.

GPS DD: Lat. 40.91878 Long. -78.06863

Black Moshannon State Park Campground Map (PDF) 

Free Camping for Campground Hosts

1 host position

Campground host site amenities include 20, 30, or 50-amp electric service with water hookup.

Hosts are required to assist the park personnel 40 to 56 hours week. A four-week minimum stay is required.

Contact the park office for additional information and availability.


The Allegheny Front Trail is a 40-mile loop trail that encircles the park in Moshannon State Forest. Several park trails are trailheads.

Backpack camping is only permitted in the Moshannon State Forest sections of the trail.


Make a reservation.

Deluxe Camping Cottages

Two deluxe cottages are available from the day before trout season in April until the end of deer season in mid-December.

Deluxe cottages have minimal furnishings:

  • Kitchen stove top
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave oven
  • Electric heat
  • Lighting
  • Bunk beds

There is no running water in these deluxe cottages, however, there is a restroom and shower facility for shared use.

This activity or structure is ADA accessible. Cranberry Cottage is ADA accessible.

Modern and Rustic Cabins

13 rustic, 6 modern

Modern Cabins

Six modern cabins are available year round. The are complete with:

  • Electric heat
  • Bedrooms
  • Living/dining room
  • Kitchen
  • Bath

Renters must supply their own bed linens, towels, dishes, pots, pans, and dinnerware.

Cabins are available for weekly rental in summer and for a two-night minimum during other seasons.

This activity or structure is ADA accessible. Modern cabins 16 and 20 are ADA accessible.

Rustic Cabins

Thirteen rustic cabins are available for rent from the day before trout season in April until the end of deer season in mid-December.

This activity or structure is ADA accessible. Rustic cabin 14 is ADA accessible and available year round.

The cabins have minimal furnishings:

  • Kitchen stove/oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Electric lights
  • Wood burning stove
  • Bunk beds

GPS DD: Lat. 40.91321 Long. -78.0662

Black Moshannon State Park Cabin Map (PDF)

Organized Groups

Organized Group Tenting

Adult or youth groups of up to 60 people may reserve the rustic group tenting area, which has flush toilets, but no showers.