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    Default This is a lot of web time.

    Donna,

    This is a lot of web time.

    Thanks for doing it.

    Mark

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    It's a labor of love. I used to love camping, whether in a tent or an RV, and research is always fun if I enjoy the subject (and I do.)

    Public Campgrounds along I-30, west to east. Unless otherwise noted, all campgrounds within 20 miles of the interstate. This is not an all-inclusive list; other campsites may exist.

    TX:

    Cooper Lake State Park, Doctors Creek Unit, Cooper Lake
    Lake Bob Sandlin State Park, Pittsburg
    Atlanta State Park, Atlanta (TX)

    ARK:

    Millwood State Park, Ashdown
    Lake Catherine State Park, Malvern/Hot Springs


    Yes. Some interstates are really short or don't have much to offer that is close.


    Donna

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    Don't forget I-84 east in PA, NY, CT, and MA.

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    Yes, I realized after I'd uploaded the western 84, that I had not gotten the eastern portion. I'd forgotten that it existed! (Sometimes our interstate system doesn't make much sense....)


    Public campgrounds near I-84, the eastern portion. Unless otherwise noted, all campsites are within 20 miles of the interstate, one-way. There may be “missing” sites, as these are only known
    locally


    PA:

    Promised Land State Park, Canadensis

    NJ:

    Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area
    Stokes State Forest

    NY:

    Harriman State Park, Ramapo

    CT:

    Kettletown State Park, Southbury
    Last edited by DonnaR57; 05-18-2019 at 07:46 AM.

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    Public Campgrounds along I-64, east to west. Unless otherwise noted, all campgrounds are within 20 miles of the interstate, one way. There may be some campsites that aren't listed, because they are known better, locally.

    IL:

    Washington County State Recreation Area, Nashville
    Wayne Fitzgerrell State Park, Whittington

    IN:

    Harmonie State Park, New Harmonie
    Lincoln State Park, Lincoln City
    Lake Celina, Hoosier National Forest, St Croix
    Tipsaw Lake, Hoosier National Forest, Branchville
    Patoka Lake, Birdseye
    O'Bannon Woods State Park, Corydon
    Note: The campground is closed in 2019 “until further notice”. Please call the park before arriving.

    KY:

    Kentucky Horse Park, Lexington
    Note: Get reservations if you are going during any horse racing event time frame!
    Clear Creek Campground, Olympia Springs
    Twin Knobs Campground, Daniel Boone National Forest
    Carter Caves State Resort Park, Olive Hill
    Greenbo Lake State Resort Park, Oldtown

    WV:

    Beech Fork State Park, Barboursville
    Kanawha State Forest, Charleston
    Babcock State Park, Clifftop
    Note: About 30 miles from I-64.
    Bluestone State Park, Nimuz
    Green Brier State Park, Caldwell

    VA:

    Douthat State Park, Clifton Forge/Millboro
    Chippokes Plantation State Park
    Note: Access from I-64 is via a free ferry, or go around the long way.

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    Public camping along I-44, west to east. Unless otherwise noted, all campgrounds are located within 20 miles of the interstate, one way. There may be other campgrounds available that are not on this list; inquire locally.

    TX:

    Lake Arrowhead State Park, Wichita Falls

    OK:

    Lake Ellsworth. Lawton
    Snowdale Area at Grand Lake State Park, Salina
    Note: Check before going, as in 2019, there were problems with reservations systems and flooding.
    Little Blue Area at Grand Lake State Park, Disney
    Disney Area at Grand Lake State Park, Disney
    Cherokee Area at Grand Lake State Park, Langley
    Bernice Area at Grand Lake State Park, Bernice
    Twin Bridges Area at Grand Lake State Park, Wyandotte

    MO:

    Bennett Spring State Park, Lebanon
    Lake of the Ozarks State Park, Osage Beach
    Note: Around 32 miles from the interstate. This is a family favorite.
    Lane Spring Recreation Area, Mark Twain National Forest
    Onondaga Cave State Park, Leasburg
    Meramec State Park, Sullivan
    Red Bluff Campground, Mark Twain National Forest, Cherryville
    Note: About 26 miles on state highway, about 35 minutes.
    Robertsville State Park, Grays Summit

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    Public Campgrounds along I-59, South to North. This is a very short stretch of interstate. Unless otherwise noted, all campsites are within 20 miles of the interstate, one way.

    LA:

    Tickfaw State Park, Ponchatoula
    Fairview-Riverside State Park, Madisonville

    MS:

    Flint Creek Water Park, Wiggins
    Note: About 22 miles from the interstate.
    Paul B Johnson State Park, Hattiesburg
    Clarkco State Park, Quitman

    AL:

    Lake Lurleen State Park, Coker
    DeSoto State Park, Valley Head


    And more to come....

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