June 24, 2013

"Death by Chocolate" Weekends at Jellystone Campgrounds

Jellystone Park campgrounds are known for family fun and at our "Death by Chocolate" weekends, you'll find a messy good time. Campers can participate in a variety of chocolate activities including pudding wresting, chocolate slip-n-slide, pie eating competitions and more.  Here's a list of campgrounds with upcoming Death by Chocolate events: Delaware Beaches Jellystone Park, June 28 - 30: Human sundae contest; chocolate pudding wrestling; hot chocolate and marshmallows tug-o-war;...

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June 15, 2013

New York Camping Resort To Host Wrestling Event to Benefit Autism

Families who visit Jellystone Park's New York Camping Resort in North Hudson on Saturday, June 22, will have a chance to see an entertaining, family oriented wrestling performance by P.A.C. Wrestling. Proceeds from the 6 to 9 p.m. event will be donated to Upstate NY Autism Awareness (UNYAA), a non-profit group that was formed by dedicated parents of children experiencing the effects of Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD). UNYAA is a...

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June 13, 2013

Jellystone Park Campgrounds Are Going Green

Over the years, the Jellystone Park campgrounds have become more conscious of implementing earth friendly and nature-focused education programs. Families who visit the Jellystone Park  campground in Williamsport, Md. find that the forested campground is green in more ways than one. The Maryland campground not only has several onsite recycling centers for aluminum cans, paper and cardboard. It also provides boxes for recyclable waste inside each rental cabin. “We give our recycled materials...

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September 9, 2011

Toco Festival This Weekend In St. Louis

TOCO Music Fest from Friday September 9 to Sunday September 11 at Jellystone Park™ Campground near Six Flags - St. Louis.  The campground is located at 5300 Fox Creek Road Eureka, MO. Camping options range from primitive to deluxe. It features music, camping, art, food, beverage vendors, campsite decorating contest, collective arts project, kids concerts and a party zone with a variety of children's entertainment including face painting, performances and workshops. Tickets or information: tocofestival.com or...

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September 9, 2011

Jellystone Park™ Gears Up For Halloween

Labor Day weekend may mark the end of the traditional summer camping season, but for the Jellystone Park™ Campgrounds that offer Halloween-themed activities; their busiest season is just beginning. "We're just now getting into our busiest time of the year," Dana Gabriel, co-owner of the [parklink park="96" text="Jellystone Park Campground in Swansea, S.C."] , stated in a news release. She added that her park offers five consecutive Halloween-themed weekends that...

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September 8, 2011

Garbage Can Dinner for Camping

Looking for an easy campsite recipe that will feed a hungry group? Check out this Garbage Can Dinner from Jellystone Park Campground guest Stephanie Miller. This hearty meal is cooked over the campfire and feeds 12-18 people.   18 ears of corn, unhusked 5 lbs. medium potatoes, washed but uncut 5 large onions, peeled 8 lbs. sausage (any kind) 1 lb. carrots, peeled   Prepare a 30-gallon galvanized garbage can, including...

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September 6, 2011

Yogi Bear™ Corn Maze Now Open in Sioux Falls

For the third consecutive year, [parklink park="6" text="Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park™ Campground of Sioux Falls"] is welcoming families to get lost in seven acres of twists, turns and dead ends in the world's only Yogi Bear Corn Maze. Opening Friday September 2, the corn maze is located at Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park Campground at the I-90 Exit 402. Admission is open to the general public and includes the corn maze...

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June 17, 2011

Jellystone Park Campground in Mill Run, PA Celebrates the Opening of Their New Wetland

Recently Jellystone Park Campground in Mill Run, Pennsylvania, was featured in TribLIVE  News announcing their grand opening of their new splashground. See the article below. Yogi Bear's Wetlands to Open on Saturday By Rachel R. Basinger, FOR THE DAILY COURIER Friday, June 10, 2011 Every year Randy Work, owner of Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park Camp Resort in Mill Run, tries to add something new to make his patrons' camping experiences...

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June 16, 2011

Jellystone Park in Hagerstown, Maryland Helps to Win a Guinness World Record

Jellystone Park Campground in Hagerstown, Maryland was recently featured in an article on Herald-mail.com for their participation in setting a world record for the largest swim lesson. Take a look at the article below. Swimming Enthusiasts Stroke, Float Toward Record By MAEGAN CLEARWOOD June 14, 2011 WASHINGTON COUNTY— The 400-foot-tall water slides were tempting, but the swimmers at Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park Camp-Resort near Williamsport weren't there to play: They were...

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May 4, 2011

Geocache at Maryland Campground

[parklink park="29" text="Jellystone Park™ Campground in Hagerstown"] , Maryland is ground zero for a great cache located in this beautiful natural setting. Special cache—treasure hunts are scheduled four times per year. Please contact the park at  (800) 421-7116 for their event dates.    Other Geocaching Events: With room to roam and various lodging accommodations, Jellystone Park Campgrounds are a great place to get involved in geocaching. Many Jellystone Park campgrounds have their own...

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