Dewdrop Recreation Area

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

Dewdrop Campground is located along Longhouse National Scenic Byway.  The campground covers 11 areas on the shoreline of Kinzua Bay, which extends southwest from the main body of the the Allegheny Reservoir.  Several campsites offer views of the reservoir.

There is a 2.5 mile interpretive trail at the campground.

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At a Glance

Current Conditions: This site is open from May 24 to September 3, 2018. No winter maintenance.
Operational Hours: Quiet hours 10:00 pm to 6:00 am
Reservations: Reservations are accepted for 61 sites (53 RV sites) from May 24 to Sept. 3. Thirteen (13) first come, first served sites are also available. Reservation -
  • Reservations can be made up to 6 months in advance of visit.
  • Reservations must be made at least 3 days in advance of visit.
  • Go to: Recreation.gov or call 1-877-444-6777 to make a reservation.
 
Area Amenities: Interpretive Site,Accessible,Boat ramp,Tent camping,Camping trailer,Fee charged for some activities,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees Fees:
  • Daily waterfront camping fee - $19.00/site
  • Daily camping fee - regular - add $17.00/site
Open Season: May 24 - Sept. 3
Usage: Heavy
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
Closest Towns: Warren, PA
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Flush
Operated By: Allegheny Site Management, Ed prince; Phone: 814-368-4158; Email: ecpalleghenysite@gmail.com
Information Center: Bradford Ranger District Address: 29 Forest Service Dr., Bradford, PA 16701
Phone: 814-362-4613
Email: r9_allegheny_nf@fs.fed.us

General Information

Directions:

From downtown Warren

  • 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 2.8 miles.
  • Turn left onto Forest Road 203 to enter the site.

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities


Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

Dewdrop has 74 family campsites, each containing a picnic table, fire ring, and tent pad.

Amenities

  • Boat Ramp - one-lane concrete
  • Drinking Water - pressurized water fountains
  • Dump Station
  • Firewood
  • Flush Toilets
  • Interpretive Trail
  • Hot Showers
  • Children's Play Area
Fire InformationCampfires are permitted as long as fires are maintained in a fire ring and fully extinguished when leaving. Dead and down wood may be used for firewood.
No. of Sites
  • RV: 64
  • Walk-in Only: 10
No. of Accessible sites10
Sleeping ShelterNo

RV Camping

Dewdrop has 74 family campsites, each containing a picnic table, fire ring, and tent pad.

Amenities

  • Boat Ramp - one-lane concrete
  • Drinking Water - pressurized water fountains
  • Dump Station
  • Firewood
  • Flush Toilets
  • Interpretive Trail
  • Hot Showers
  • Children's Play Area
Hookup - SewerNo
Hookups - Electricsome
Fire InformationCampfires are permitted as long as fires are maintained in a fire ring and fully extinguished when leaving. Dead and down wood may be used for firewood.
Pavement Type for Parkinghardened
Dump StationsYes
No. of Sites
  • Single: 64
No. of Accessible sites10
Hookup - WaterNo

Group Camping

Dewdrop has 1 group campsite.

Amenities

  • Boat Ramp - one-lane concrete
  • Drinking Water - pressurized water fountains
  • Dump Station
  • Firewood
  • Flush Toilets
  • Interpretive Trail
  • Hot Showers
  • Children's Play Area

Fishing

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Nature Viewing

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Scenic Driving

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Water Activities

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Amenities

Picnic tables at each site
Drinking water water fountains (spring fed)
Interpretive Site interpretive trail
Toilets flush
Parking At campsites
Boat ramp one-lane concrete flank boat launch
Fee charged for some activities camping fee
Tent camping tent pad at each site
Accessible The toilets are accessible. Accessible fire grills and picnic tables
Camping trailer dump station
Areas & Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
41.828164

  Longitude : 
-78.966638