Midway between Harrisburg & State College - Pennsylvania

Buttonwood Campground - Camping, Kayaking & Canoeing in the Juniata River Valley

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Buttonwood Campground Rules & Policies

• Check In/Out Times: Check-in times for all campsites is 2:00PM, Cabins 3:00PM. Check-out time for all campsites and cabins is 1:00PM. $5.00 per hour early check-in or late check-out fee (based upon availability).
• Quiet Hours:
From 11:00PM to 8:00AM.
• Speed Limit: 7½ MPH. Please drive slowly and carefully for the safety of our children.
• Visitors: For insurance purposes, visitors must register at the office upon arrival. A daily visitor’s fee of $5.00 per person will be charged. Overnight guests will be charged at $10.00 per night. Ages 17 and under are free.
• Pets: Pets must be on a leash. Leash must be suitable to control animal and must be attached to something suitable to control the animal. The pet owner is responsible for cleanup and pet behavior. Pets should not be left unattended. Pet owners are required to have a current vaccination certificate(s) and license(s) available upon request.
• Campfires: Campfires are permitted in the fire rings only. Please do not move the rings.
• Alcoholic Beverages: Alcoholic beverages are permitted at the campsites only and can be consumed by adults 21 years of age only. No alcoholic beverages are permitted in or around the game room, office or store.
• Children: Parents are responsible for the actions and safety of their children at all times.
• Bicycles: Bicycle riding after dusk is prohibited. Any child 12 or under must wear a helmet. At dusk, all bikes are to be placed safely at your site.
• Golf Carts: Only ELECTRIC golf carts are permitted. All golf carts must be insured, and a copy of insurance provided to office upon registering, when golf cart owners must purchase a $35 annual Golf Cart Permit. You must be a licensed driver to operate a golf cart. All golf cart owners/operators must abide by the Golf Cart Rules & Policies available at the office and provided when submitting insurance certificates.
• Privacy: As a courtesy to your fellow campers, do not take shortcuts through other campers’ sites.
• Campsites: Campsites must be kept clean and free of clutter. Please do not throw cigarette butts on the ground.
• Trash: We are more than happy to assist you with household trash pick up. Please place household trash in front of your site NO LATER than 11:00AM. After this time, please place all trash in the dumpster located behind the barn, near the woodshed. Please do not leave trash in front of your site after 11:00AM.
• Pool: Swimming pool hours and rules are posted at the pool.
• Liability: Buttonwood Campground is not liable for any acts of theft, vandalism, or damage cause by natural elements. You are responsible for carrying insurance coverage for your RV, vehicles and their contents.
• Unlicensed Motor Vehicles: Unlicensed motorized vehicles are not permitted on any roadway within the park with the exception of medically necessary mobility aides.
• Eviction: As a registered guest of Buttonwood Campground, you acknowledge the acceptance of these Rules & Policies. Any Buttonwood Campground guest found not obeying these Rules & Policies, causing dissension, or displaying any action or conduct we deem unsuitable will be asked to leave without warning and without a refund of any and all payments.
• Rules & Policies Subject to Change: Buttonwood Campground reserves the right to add to or alter these Rules & Policies at any time due to any unforeseen occurrences in the future.

Campsite & Cabin Reservations:
1-6 Nights: One night deposit
7-13 Nights: Two night deposit
13+ Nights: Four night deposit

Campsite & Cabin Minimum Stays & Reservations:

Minimum stay of 2 nights on weekends and 3 nights on Holiday weekends.

Cancellation Policy for Campsites & Cabins:

Within 48 Hours of Arrival = No Refund / No Rain Check
48 Hours or More Before Arrival = Full Refund less $10, or Rain Check
Rain Checks given Labor Day weekend or before must be used by the end of the season.
Rain checks given after Labor Day may be used in the next season.
Campsite check-in time: 2:00PM / Check-out time: 1:00PM.
$5.00 / hour Early Check-In / Late Check-Out Fee
(based upon availability.)
Cabin check-in time: 3:00PM / Check-out time: 1:00PM.
$5.00 / hour Early Check-In / Late Check-Out Fee
(based upon availability.)

Pets are permitted in all rental units.

Holiday Weekend Campsite & Cabin Reservation/Cancellation Policy:
Full payment is required at the time reservation for Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day Weekends.
Cancellations received more than 30 days prior to arrival receive full refunds,
less appropriate cancellation fees listed above.
Cancellations received less than 30 days prior to arrival: No refund / No rain check.

Buttonwood Campground reserves the right to add to or alter these rules and policies
at any time due to any unforeseen occurrences in the future.


Buttonwood Campground • P.O. Box 223 • River Road • Mexico, PA 17056 • (717) 436-8334 • GPS Coordinates: Longitude = 77.3550 / Latitude = 40.5339