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Best Places to go Family Camping on the American East Coast


Best Places to go Family Camping on the American East Coast - these are worth the family travel, even a family road trip this summer!

Tent in a forests campsite

Going camping is a great way to bond with your friends and family while getting away from your everyday life. No matter what you enjoy, there’s something for everyone when it comes to camping. If you enjoy roughing it, you can plan to pitch a tent near your favourite hiking trail. If you’re not sure whether you can sleep in a tent, plan to rent a cabin or park your RV at a campsite. Does this sound like something you want to do this summer? Then get ready with these best places to camp on the East Coast of the USA and start planning a Family Camping trip this summer.


Myrtle Beach State Park, South Carolina

If you’re looking for a great place to camp this summer, you need to schedule a trip to Myrtle Beach State Park. Not only does this state park offer both RV and tent camping sites, it also has cabins you can rent for the entire family. While camping at Myrtle Beach State Park, you can participate in such fun activities as fishing, boating, and hiking.

Acadia National Park, Maine

Want a little variety for your camping experience? Then get ready camp at Acadia National Park. This national park has multiple campgrounds you can choose from, with site fees varying depending on the season. You’ll love camping in this majestic park year round.

Shenandoah National Park, Virginia

Do you want to go on a camping trip that will test your limits? Then Shenandoah National Park is the perfect place to camp. This national park allows you to camp and hike according to your skill level, giving you a great experience any time of the year. You can also take a special trip, including horse packing or the Appalachian Trail.

Assateague Island National Seashore, Maryland

Can’t wait to go to the beach and plan camping trips this summer? Try combining the two with a camping trip to Assateague Island. Assateague includes scenic Oceanside and Bayside drive-in and walk-in campsites, allowing you to take full advantage of the beautiful location. While camping, you can explore the beautiful area from both land and sea with options to hike the trails or to paddle around the island.


What are your favourite camping sites on the East Coast of the USA?


Darlene W

Sunday 18th of September 2016

love to take the grandkids camping, unfortunately this year we only got to the conservation area 1 hour from our home

kathy downey

Monday 5th of September 2016

All the places sound amazing,i loved camping when i was younger

Marah Pete

Friday 1st of April 2016

We go camping multiple times during the summer at Keen Lake in Waymart PA. Such a great family campground!!!

Victoria Ess

Thursday 12th of November 2015

I haven't visited any of these places for camping so I'm happy for the ideas! I've camped a few times at various campgrounds in the Adirondacks.

Stephanie LaPlante

Tuesday 12th of May 2015

These places all sound awesome, especially Myrtle Beach!