ELK NECK STATE PARK

August, 2017

This park is a real gem.  We stumbled upon it by accident. We’re even thinking about coming here to camp for a few days in the fall as a vacation on its own merit.

Cleanliness – 10/10 – The park and its facilities are well-maintained.

WiFi – 0/10 – No phone services at all.

Amenities – 9/10 – Programs with Naturalists, hiking, fishing, canoeing and kayaking, swimming on Elk River.  Concessions, Electric, Water, Dump Station. Historic rustic cabins as well as camper cabins are available.  Playground.  Amphitheater and pavilions are available.  Has a boat launch area.

Sites – The park is very large, and the sites are private and fairly level.  Tents, trailers, and motorhomes are welcome.

Pet Friendliness – Usual pet rules apply.  Pets may go on trails with a leash.

Would I return?  Absolutely –  already planning for it.