Morrison Boat Access Campground

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

This rustic campground is located on the east bank of the Allegheny Reservoir just east of Elijah Run Boat Launch on Morrison Bay a branch off of Kinzua Bay of the Allegheny Reservoir.

It is accessible by boat via the Allegheny Reservoir and/or the Morrison Hiking Trail. The closest boat launch is Elijah Run directly west of the campground (access from the Longhouse National Scenic Byway - Forest Road 262).

At a Glance

Current Conditions: This site opens May 1
Operational Hours: Quiet hours 10:00 pm to 6:00 am
Reservations: No reservations are accepted. First come, first served sites only.
Fees Fees:
  • Daily camping fee - $12.00/site
Permit Info: No permit required
Open Season: May 1 - October 31
Usage: Light
Restrictions: As a visitor to the National Forest, you are asked to follow certain rules designed to protect the Forest, natural resources and to provide for public safety of visitors. These rules are available to you on-line or at any office of the Allegheny National Forest. Please take time to read and understand them. General Topic orders apply across the Forest. Applicable Orders for this Site:
  • Allegheny Reservoir
  • Developed Camping
  • Boating Regulations
Closest Towns: Warren, PA
Restroom: Vault
Operated By: Allegheny Site Management, Ed prince; Phone: 814-368-4158; Email:
Information Center: Bradford Ranger District Address: 29 Forest Service Dr., Bradford, PA 16701
Phone: 814-362-4613

General Information


From downtown Warren to Elijah Boat Launch

  • Travel south on Route 6/Crescent Park Drive for 2 miles.
  • Turn left/east onto Route 59.
  • Travel east on Route 59 for 9.8 miles.
  • Turn right onto Longhouse National Scenic Byway
  • Travel on Longhouse National Scenic Byway for 4.4 miles.
  • Turn left to enter the site.

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