Acres Campground offers a wide range of terrific
campsites. Regardless of your style of
camping and equipment, you are sure to be pleased. We
have also established a set of policies and guidelines
that help to assure every guest’s satisfaction with the
camping experience by providing an environment where
respect for fellow campers and responsible behavior are
the rule, not the exception.
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Prohibited Items: Fireworks and firearms of any
kind are prohibited in the campground. No
motorized recreational vehicles (4 wheelers,
trikes, motorized scooters etc.)
are allowed to be operated in the campground.
Please obey posted speed limit signs in the
campground and advise your
visitors the same.
Speed Limit: Please drive slowly in and out
of the campground and 5 MPH through the
campground. We ask this for the safety of our
Visitors: All visitors must register at
the office and park in the visitor’s parking
area. Guests will not be allowed to bring
pets with them. Day visitors must leave the
campground quietly before 11:00 pm. Overnight
visitors are limited to the number you can sleep
comfortably in your camper or tent. Cabins are
limited to the amount of beds. Tents are
permitted on trailer sites however tent fee must
be paid. Please clear all parties with
before the event is scheduled. You will be
responsible for cleaning up after parties.
Please advise your guests to walk on roads & not
Definition of a visitor: A
visitor is a person that comes to your trailer
for any length of time: to visit, to eat, or
sleep over in your trailer. ALL campers
including seasonals must have their guest stop
in and register at store. They will either
pay for themselves or have a car pass waiting
for them paid by you. They will receive a car
pass that must be placed on their mirror. They
will be instructed to unload at your site. They
must park in the visitors parking area. If they
need assistance and need to park at your site,
please move your car to the parking area. Do not
park on your neighbors’ site.
Security Gate: The main gate is closed when
the store is closed. Get a gate pass (leave a
refundable deposit) to use if coming in late. Do
not go around the gate and do not open manually.
You break-you pay. If you forget your pass, call
Parental Responsibilities: Adults/Parents will be held
responsible for the children camping with them
at all times. We are not responsible for
babysitting. Please know where they are at all
times. If they are not in sight of the adult and
there is a problem, the adult/parent will be
notified. If there are disturbances that cannot
be rectified, management has the right to ask
the campers to leave without refunds. Children
should not leave campsites after dark, unless
accompanied by an adult. Children 12 and
under will NOT be allowed at the fishing/peddle
boat pond unless they
have adult supervision with them. Pool rules will be posted by
pool. No one under the age of 17 is permitted to
be in the pool without an adult present.
Children in diapers should have swimming diapers
on while in the water. Children 6 and under must
be accompanied by a parent to the playground, walking
around the park, and restrooms. Children should
not walk or bike thru sites. Explain the hazards
of strangers. This is for the safety of the
Bicycle Riding: There will be no bike riding after dark by adults/children. Bikes
should be ridden on roadways – not thru sites or
grassy areas. Pennsylvania State law requires
children 12 and under to wear helmets when
Alcohol: Alcohol is permitted with
responsibility on your own site. No underage
drinking is permitted. Any violators will be
asked to leave immediately. Recycle all aluminum
cans in proper receptacle.
Rental Equipment & Life Vests: Paddle boats and peddle carts
are rentable. NO one is allowed to take either
out without paying first and signing the
insurance waiver. Children must wear life
jackets while on the paddle boats even if they
can swim. If you cannot swim you must wear them.
If your Frisbee disc goes into the water you
must notify us first and sign a waiver before
going in after the disc. There must be an adult
present if children are under the age of 12 are
using the paddleboats.
Fishing: Children 12 and under must
have an adult present at the fishing pond at all
times. Fishing is catch and release.
Quiet Hours: Quiet hours are from 10:30
PM - 8:00 AM. Young adults and children must be at
campsites by 9:00 PM. You are responsible
knowing where your children are. They can go to
the game room after 9:00 PM with an adult.
Playground and fishing pond are
off limits after dusk.
Pets: All pets need
updated shots. Management has the right to ask
for proof of shots. No aggressive breeds are
permitted. Only 2 dogs are permitted to come
camping per site. If a pet bites another person
or animal, you will be put on notice. Per
insurance if the owner does not do anything
about a biting pet they will not cover the
insurance claim. Your stay with Dogwood Acres
Campground, Inc. can become null and void with
no refunds for early exit. Please keep pets on a
leash (even on your site). They cannot be
intrusive on your neighbors. The leash should be
short. This ensures that the animal stays within
eye contact. Your animal must be under control,
and quiet at all times. Pet owners are
responsible for cleaning up after their pets.
This means anywhere on the campground property.
Even if we can’t see you, pick it up. We have a
poop can for disposal next to garbage hopper.
Per the Department of Health, our playground and restrooms are off limits to
pets. Do not leave pets outside your camper when
you leave your site. We are charging $10.00 a
day extra for dogs/cats in the cabins. Stay on
campground property. Signs are posted please
Trash Disposal: The dumpster is for household
trash only. No bulky items, cardboard, or metal.
Put them in the container next to the dumpster.
Waste Mgt. will not pick up items left alongside
of dumpsters. Please inform management if you
need to drop something off that is bigger then
the dumpster. Recycle aluminum cans in green
containers, for charity.
Sewage Disposal: Direct dumping into the
sewer collecting facility is prohibited.
CHEMICALS MUST BE used in your holding tank
to prevent clogging of the lines and to prevent
odor. These products are non-toxic and actually
break down waste and aids in the prevention of
clogged lines. They do not contain formaldehyde.
We have products in the store. This will help
maintain our sand mound and prevent costly
upkeep. A sewer seal must be used (available in
store). Finally, all black and grey sewer valves
must remain closed at all times, except when
dumping. This will give the chemicals time to
break down the solids.
Clotheslines and Laundry: Clotheslines are permitted
for daytime towel drying only. NO clothes
washing in the outside or inside bathhouse
General Liability: All persons using the
campground and your site agree to abide by and
be subject to all federal, state and local laws
and regulations established for the use and
occupancy of campgrounds. This property is
privately owned. The camper accepts camping
privileges with the understanding that he/she
does hereby forever release, hold harmless and
indemnify the Campground, its officers and
employees of any and all liability whatsoever
for loss or damage to property and injury to his
person arising out of his/her/its use of its
camping facilities, and agree to indemnify and
hold harmless the Campground, its owners,
officers and employees, against claims resulting
from loss of damage to property or injury to the
person or any member of the family or guest of
the registered Camper arising out of the use of
its camping facility.
Check-In / Check-Out Times: Check in is at 2:00
out is at 1:00 PM. Early check ins and late check
outs is available for a fee and if there is
availability. Sites and cabins should be left as
you found them. If you see a problem on arrival
or during your stay with us please alert us as
soon as possible.