Big Run State Park

Tent camping at Big Run State Park


Family Camping

Big Run has 23 primitive campsites available by reservation year-round. Each campsite has a picnic table and fire ring. Sites 63-75 are wooded, with stone-dust camping pads. Sites 78-90 are in an open grassy field. See ​​Park Map​.

The Monroe Run Group Campsite

The Monroe Run Group Campsite is available by reservation year-round. The site can accommodate up to 25 people, and includes a large shelter (built by the Civilian Conservation Corps) and three adjoining campsites. The shelter features a stone fireplace and electricity.

The Creekside Group Campsite (formerly the Youth Group Campsite)

Big Run State Park Monroe Run Pavilion

The Creekside Group Campsite is available by reservation year-round. The site is nestled alongside Big Run (a native brook trou​t stream) and can accommodate up to 12 people. It has a camping pad with a fire ring and picnic tables, and a parking area along the road. Tents may be set up on durable surfaces at the site.

Become familiar with the park's primitive conditions (​) before your visit. Alcohol is prohibited. Pets are allowed, but must be kept on a leash. To make a reservation call 1-888-432-2267 or visit​.​ Campers without a reservation will be permitted to pay upon arrival for campsites marked "AVAILABLE" for one night only. Campers who plan to stay more than one night must make a reservation. Campsite guests may set-up camp anytime after 3 p.m. Check-out time is 1 p.m.​

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