Outdoor World
Gettysburg Farm

6200 Big Mount Rd.
Dover, PA 17315

Ranger Station: (717) 292-7191

Address above is not to be used for mail delivery to members.
Please have mail sent to:
General Delivery, York, PA 17405.

In the heart of Pennsylvania farm country, Gettysburg Farm Campground affords the experience of a working farm surrounded by an area steeped in American history. Your children will see, feed and pet the animals, watch the planting and harvesting of crops. Take the opportunity to travel to the nearby Gettysburg battlefields and learn about the history of the American Civil War. Your vacation itinerary will be filled with fun, learning and the natural beauty of the Pennsylvania countryside. Whether you just want to relax poolside, let your children participate in the organized activities, or go on day trip excursions, our campground gives you a great selection of options.


Campsites: 244 campsites, 15 50-amp.

Rentals: 20 park models.

Member Amenities

Basketball court, country store, fishing, hayrides, horseshoes, laundry facility, living farm, mini-golf, petting zoo, picnic area, playground, recreation center, shuffleboard, swimming pool, video games, volleyball court, wading pool.

Points of Interest

  • Walking tour of downtown York, 15 miles
  • Utz Potato Chip Factory, 12 miles
  • Harley Davidson Museum, 17 miles
  • Battlefield tours, 18 miles
  • Magic Town, 20 miles
  • National Civil War Wax Museum, 18 miles
  • Lincoln Train Scenic Ride, 18 miles
  • Land of Little Horses, 22 miles
  • National Aquarium, 75 miles
  • Baltimore Inner Harbor, 75 miles
  • Whitaker Center, Harrisburg, 23 miles
  • PA State Capital Building, 22 miles
  • Hershey Park, 55 miles
  • Indian Echo Caverns, 60 miles


GPS Coordinates: N 39° 57' 48.30" W 76° 57' 17.89"

From Metro New York and New Jersey Area: Take I-78 into PA to I-81, approximately 75 miles in PA. Take I-81 south to junction I-83. Take I-83 south to junction of Rt. 30, Exit 22. Go west on Rt. 30 to Big Mount Rd. (second right after York Airport). Turn right onto Big Mount Rd. and go 5 miles to campground on left.

From Philadelphia: Take the PA Turnpike, I-76 west to I-83, Exit 242. Take I-83 south. Follow directions from Metro NY & NJ.

From the Pocono Resort Area: Take I-80 west to the Rt. 33 south Exit. Follow Rt. 33 south to I- 78 west. Take I-78 to its termination at I-81. Take I-81 south. Follow directions from Metro NY & NJ.

From the south: Take either Rt. 15 north or I-81 north Exit 16 to Rt. 30 east 24 miles to Gettysburg. Follow Rt. 30 east another 20 miles. Go left on Big Mount Rd. (If you pass the York Airport, you passed Big Mount Rd.). Travel 5 miles to campground entrance on left.

From the south Via I-83: Go north to junction of Rt. 30, Exit 21B west. Go west on Rt. 30 to Big Mount Rd. (second right after York Airport). Follow directions from Metro NY & NJ.

From the west: PA Turnpike east to Exit 242 - I- 83 south to junction of Rt. 30, Exit 22. Go west on Rt. 30. Follow directions from Metro NY & NJ.