Chapman State Park RV & Campground Guide


Chapman State Park is in the northeastern part of Pennsylvania, in the borough of Clarendon. Stoneham is the closest town to the northwest while Weldbank is the nearest town to the southeast. Some of the most popular activities that this park offers include fishing, guided nature walks, and hunting. Recreational boating is also wildly popular; locals and visitors alike love to bask in the beautiful lake setting.

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Spring 24-70 F
Summer 54-78 F
Fall 32-73 F
Winter 17-37 F
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RV Resorts & Campsites in Chapman State Park

Chapman State Park is best experienced when you decide to stay in an RV. Renting an RV through RVshare provides the most convenient way to take advantage of this beautiful state park. 

Whispering Winds Campground

Whispering Winds Campground has campsites ranging from $31 to $44 a night depending on the amenities and the season. There are 30- or 50-amp hookups with options for sewer and cable. During the camping season, the park hosts a wealth of fun activities suitable for the whole family. Hikers will enjoy the easy access to the Allegheny National Forest that the campground offers.

Kane RV Sites

Kane RV Sites is host to eight RV sites, all of which offer water, sewer, and electric hookups. Visitors need to call to confirm rates, which are available on a daily or weekly basis. Boating, fishing, biking, and hiking are some of the most popular activities to enjoy here. There are also several restaurants and stores within walking distance of Kane RV Sites.

Rustic Acres RV Resort & Campground

Rustic Acres RV Resort & Campground has 95 campsites with 30- or 50-amp electric, water, and sewer hookups along with a fire ring and picnic table. The sites are large enough for RVs of all sizes, allowing sufficient room for backing in and pulling out. Besides hiking trails and a wading creek, guests have access to basketball and volleyball courts, a playground, shuffleboard, and horseshoes.

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What to Do at
Chapman State Park

Inside Chapman State Park

Chapman State Park features a 68-acre lake that boasts some of the state's best catch-and-release fishing. However, one of the best assets this park offers is an environmental educator who does guided walks and children's programs. Guest speakers also present some of the programs at the park to provide more in-depth discussions. Additionally, this park hosts stream studies that are vital to understanding the local aquatic life and ecosystems.

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How to Get to
Chapman State Park

When traveling south on Route 6 to Clarendon from Stoneham, turn right onto Chapman Dam Road. If traveling north from Weldbank, turn left onto Chapman Dam Road. The park entrance is five miles from the intersection of Route 6 and Chapman Dam Road.

Entering Chapman State Park

The operating hours for this park are 7 a.m. to 9 p.m.

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Frequently Asked Questions About Chapman State Park

Are there designated RV camping spots in Chapman State Park?

There's a large campground at Chapman State Park that boasts 82 total campsites. Of the 82 sites, 67 are modern sites that can accommodate RVs and 54 feature electrical hookups.

Are pets allowed at Chapman State Park?

Chapman State Park is a pet-friendly park, but you'll need to consistently clean up after your pets. Additionally, you must keep your pets leashed whenever they're outside your vehicle or accommodation.

What is the climate of Chapman State Park?

The summers are moderate at Chapman State Park, but the winters are very harsh. There's lots of snow between November and March, and the temperatures can get as low as 16 degrees. Summer temperatures range from 53 to 81 degrees.

What is the best time of year to visit Chapman State Park?

If you enjoy ice fishing, you should visit the park during the winter months. For other activities, though, you'll find the most pleasant conditions between June and September when the weather is warm.

What kind of wildlife can be found in Chapman State Park?

You may see a few amphibians and reptiles while exploring Chapman State Park, but the area is mostly known for its birdwatching opportunities. The park's avian inhabitants include Canada geese, American goldfinches, spotted sandpipers, Wilson's warblers, and other songbirds.