Seasonal Camper Information



Please welcome Dan & Margie Schaller and Bonnie & Jim Cravener who will be joining us as work campers for the 2017 season. 

"Hi Everyone! We will be working with Ben and Janet  to make this camping season the best ever. We're  from Eastern PA the Pocono Mountains. We are full time RV'ers  and just spent  our first winter in Florida.  Dan enjoys hunting, fishing and golf.  Margie enjoys reading,  cooking,  and baking. We have two little dogs Heidi and Hannah. Well be moving in at the end of March and we are  looking forward to meeting you all. Happy camping!" - Dan and Margie.


"Hi, we are Jim and Bonnie (Miller) Cravener.  Jim was born in Roswell, New Mexico and raised in Kittanning PA.  Bonnie was born in Olmsted Falls, Ohio and raised in Leechburg and Apollo, PA.  We have been married 39 years.  Jim served in the Army for 27 years (including active and nonactive) and did various jobs throughout his early career and then spent 16 years at Pullman Standard and 13 years at WalMart.  Bonnie performed several job including cashier and department head at Hill’s and was also a nurse’s aid before working at WalMart for 23 years.  We have two boys from Jim’s first marriage and 2 boys and one girl (deceased) from our marriage.  Jim’s hobbies include traveling, camping, 4-wheeling, fishing, bowling and history.  Bonnie’s hobbies include facebooking with friends and family, playing kindle games and making jewelry.  We look forward to meeting everyone when we arrive at the beginning of May." - Jim & Bonnie

We are pleased that Tom Gourdin will back with us again for his 8th season. You may recall that he returned to Florida last fall and expected to retire due to health concerns. But these issues have been resolved and he will now be with us all year 'round! Welcome back Tom!




The 2017 Raystown Visitor's Guide is available now. Be sure to pick one up at the office when you stop to get your vehicle stickers.  These free books are a great resource for local attractions and services.  And they include some maps that may be useful.  

The 2017 guide is available to view online at:

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Mark your Calendars

Here are key dates we try to keep consistent every year:

  • Early January We send back copies of the Camping Agreements
  • January 15* (approximate) final electric bill sent for previous season for those who used electric after Oct 15
  • February 1 electric bill payment due
  • February 1 payment due for most payment plans
  • 2017 Clean Up Weekends 8AM FRI - 5 PM SUN (2017: March 24-26 & March 31-April 2)
  • Easter (2017:April 16th) Easter Egg Hunt on campground.
  • CAMPGROUND CLOSED - NO ENTRY (2017: April 2 5PM through April 15th 8AM)
  • April 15, 8 AM - Campground Opens, electric on, water on (weather permitting)
  • April 1 payment due for most payment plans
  • Memorial Day (May 29 2017 Weekend Fri noon-Mon noon (2017: May 26-29)
  • June 1 payment due for most payment plans
  • 4th of July (Tueday) Weekend Fri noon-Mon noon (2017: TBD)
  • July 15 electric meters are read
  • August 15* (approximate) electric bill sent
  • September 1 electric bill payment due
  • September 1* (approximate) agreements sent
  • Labor Day (September 4 2017) Weekend Fri noon-Sun noon (2017: September 1-3)
  • October 1 completed agreements and deposit for the following season are due.
  • October 15 electric meters are read
  • October 16 Campground water is turned off
  • November 15* (approximate) electric bills sent
  • December 1 electric bill payment due
  • ~December 14 Campground electric is turned off that morning. Gates are locked for the season and final electric meter readings are completed.

  • *If you do not receive a bill or camping agreement within a week after these dates, please contact us.

Lake Raystown Family Camping Resort
11601 Piney Ridge Road, Huntingdon, PA 16652
Phone: 814 643-3377
(between 8 AM and 8 PM)


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