Pennsylvania Travel: Hershey Highmeadow Campground
Location: 1200 Matlack Road, Hummelstown.
Drive time: A little less than two hours.
Cost: Sites without hookups range from $41 weekdays to $46 weekends, pull-throughs with electric, water, sewer and cable from $53 to $55. Log cabins are available in basic ($94/weekdays, $96/weekends), extended ($101, $103) and deluxe ($138, $140) models.
The scoop: Log cabins include electric, heat, air conditioning, refrigerator, microwave, porch, grill, picnic table and TV with cable. Basic (sleeps four) and extended (sleeps eight) cabins don’t have indoor plumbing; deluxe (sleeps seven) has an indoor restroom and shower, and requires a three-night minimum. Pets are permitted only at RV sites, or they may be kenneled at the nearby “Barking Lot” for a small fee.
Amenities: Two swimming pools, plus kiddie pool, game room, and playground with basketball and volleyball.
Don’t miss: Purchase discount tickets and take the free shuttle to nearby Hershey Park.
Contact: (800) 437-7439, hersheycamping.com.
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