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Attention: The Tub Run Campground will be operated by Laurel Highlands Outdoor Center under the name Yough Lake Campground at Tub Run. For more information please visit www.laurelhighlands.com/yough-lake-campground-tub-run/ or call (800) 472-3846.
TUB RUN, PA
part ofYoughiogheny River Lake, US Army Corps of Engineers
Status: Closed through Fri May 15 2015 Season Dates
OverviewTub Run Recreation Area is located on Youghiogheny River Lake in the heart of the Laurel Highlands. The lake spans the Mason-Dixon Line between Pennsylvania and Maryland.
Clean waters, forested mountains and steep-sided valleys provide an unsurpassed setting for recreational opportunities.
The country surrounding the lake is made up of narrow valleys and high rounded hills with steep slopes. Much of the land is covered with northern hardwoods including beech, Sugar maple, White ash, Yellow poplar and Basswood.
Camping, fishing, boating, water skiing, hiking, biking, picnicking and sightseeing are the area's most popular activities. Boaters consider Youghiogheny River Lake, with its 16-mile length and channels up to one-half mile wide, the best powerboating and water skiing lake in southwestern Pennsylvania.
This large campground contains a variety of sites, including walk-to tent sites and many standard sites with electric hookups. Flush toilets, showers, drinking water and a dump station are provided. The park also offers an amphitheater and children's playground.
Some of Pennsylvania and Maryland's finest state parks surround Youghiogheny Lake. Ohiopyle State Park is known for some of the best whitewater in the East and is often the site of national kayaking competitions.
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Getting There:GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
Route 281 South from points north: continue south through Confluence and over the Casselman & Youghiogheny Rivers. Go 4 miles, turn left on Tub Run Road. Go 1 mile to the campground.
Route 281 North from Route 40: continue north 3 miles toward Confluence. Turn right onto Tub Run Road. Go 1 mile to the campground.
Route 523 N from Route 40: Continue north 7 miles to Confluence. Turn left onto Route 281 South, over the Casselman & Youghiogheny Rivers. Go 4 miles, turn left on Tub Run Road. Go 1 mile to the campground.
Mailing Address:TUB RUN
250 Tub Run Road
CONFLUENCE PA 15424
Phone Number:Information: (814)395-3242