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Mount Kilimanjaro Base Camp

The already erected (PERMANENT) 5-ROOM tent sits atop large wrestling mats to create a comfortable floor to walk or sleep upon.

Add (at an extra cost) HEATER,, AIRCONDITIONING, a bug zapper, sleeping bags, sheets, bath towels and wash clothes, blankets, pillows, cooking pots/pans, utensils, dinnerware as we hope you have a uniq

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Mount Kilimanjaro Base Camp

The already erected (PERMANENT) 5-ROOM tent sits atop large wrestling mats to create a comfortable floor to walk or sleep upon.

Add (at an extra cost) HEATER,, AIRCONDITIONING, a bug zapper, sleeping bags, sheets, bath towels and wash clothes, blankets, pillows, cooking pots/pans, utensils, dinnerware as we hope you have a unique, long term, comfortable, forested environment for your group.

All materials are onsite ready to install.

Just so our guests don't feel uncomfortable without a shower, toilet, bathroom sink and not having a washer/dryer or WiFi... we built a Bath House just 350' from KILIMANJARO BASECAMP.

There will be more sites like this one, but, BASECAMP is the first.

The Bath House is heated and air-conditioned, has WiFi and open 24/7/365. Cleaned and maintained by Lake Eron Park staff. [Toilet paper included, whereas towels, wash cloths, soap, shampoo are extra cost or bring your own]

This camping area includes Bath House privileges of hot shower, toilet, large sink[City water used]. Washer/dryer use is on the honor system for $3/load for wash and $3/load dryer[Small Machine]. No coin meters so, pay cash at end of your stay.  

We can supply at added cost: • All utensils, dinnerware, pots/pans. • What camping adventure would be complete without cooking on a Coleman camping stove. • Lights. Coleman lanterns of course. Propane not liquid fuel. Propane bottle camping stove[Gas Bottles available for sale at Market rates], • Fire pit with safety screen and unlimited firewood, 

(GENERATOR rental available [Very quiet HONDA GENERATOR] for $25/8-hours with fuel $4/gallon] [GENERATOR is very fuel efficient])

- MINI-FRIDGE $5/night - FREEZER (ICE, FROZEN GOODS) $10/night - ELECTRIC HEATER $10/night/night - PROPANE HEATER $25/night - AIRCONDITIONING $10/night

What's included in daily, per person fee? • End-of-stay clean-up service. No hauling garbage out to your vehicle. We'll take care of everything. • The 20' x 20' tent sits on the above-ground deck and has 1" foam matting, under the tent's sewn-in floor, for comfortable walking and for our "floor" sleepers. • Fresh water? No lugging water in. Fresh, cool city water is at your tent [NO WATER IN WINTER AT THE DECK-available at the Bath House winter months]. (Rated #1 drinking water in Pennsylvania 2021) • Wow, do I have to bring toilet paper?  No..... we supply that. • What should you bring?   a. Pillows   b. Personal items   c. Bug spray   d. Kleenex   e. Shoes... that can walk on sticks and stones (Flipflops not allowed. Think punturing sticks, poison ivy, tramping on snakes or lizards, kicking Velociraptors)   g. Marshmallows,  Graham crackers, chocolate bar.   h. Alcohol, in any form, at or above consumer's age of 21+, is permitted at the campsite ONLY!

So, what's up you ask? 1) Fishing - Catch and release with NO barbs. Large mouth bass, blue gill, Sunfish 2) Maximum 4 camping sites at Lake Eron Park and limited to 2-8 people per site dependingon the site. 3) Close by,      a. 42 minutes- River rafting & hiking services at Ohio Pyle      b. 50 minutes - Falling Water - Frank Lloyd Wright      c. 45 minutes - Idewild Park and Wave Pool      d. Ohio Pyle State Park -Hiking, swimming, rock climbing      e. Seven Springs & Hidden Valley Ski and Summer Resorts 4) Camping at Lake Eron Park available year round (Heated Base Camp in cold weather)

NOTICE - NO PART OF LAKE ERON PARK IS HANDICAP ACCESSIBLE

Campsite area
Bring your own tents
1 site
Up to 16 guests per site
Short walk
No wheelchair access
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Amenities
Potable water available
Kitchen available
Showers available
Picnic table available
Wifi available
Bins available
Laundry present
Have a question? Send Don a message!
  • Check in: After 10AM
  • Check out: Before 1PM
  • Cancellation policy: Super Flexible
  • On arrival: Meet and greet
  • Minimum nights: 2 nights
  • Accepts bookings: 6 months out

    Activities

    Offered on the Host's property or nearby.

    Fishing

    CATCH AND RELEASE WITH BARBLESS HOOKS. Must have a fishing license from Pennsylvania or reciprocal state to fish. Licensed S...Read more

    Off-roading (OHV)

    NO ATV's or other motorized vehicles permitted in the forest. A 6-wheel vehicle is available to carry injured guests to a heli...Read more

    Climbing

    Ohio Pyle (Coopers Rock and trails)

    Snow sports

    Seven Springs Ski & Summer Resort in Champion PA.

    Swimming

    Ohio Pyle State Park , Idewild Park Ligonier PA.

    Whitewater paddling

    Connellsville PA

    Wildlife watching

    Snapping turtles, pheasant, turkey, fox, bear, geese, mallards, hawks, cats, neighbors.

    Terrain

    Natural features you'll find at Mount Kilimanjaro (Permanent Tent) in Pennsylvania.

    Forest
    Lake

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    Property
    Mt. Kilimanjaro
    State
    Pennsylvania
    Country
    United States
    $29/night
    1 Site