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Nancy'S Boat To Shore (Pa)

Raystown Lake



Nancy's Boat to Shore Campground is located on the shoreline of Raystown Lake away from public roadways, offering primitive and secluded camping with access only by boat. Fishing is excellent in the lake, with nearby trails and attractions such as Trough Creek State Park, Seven Points and Lake Raystown Resort. Each campsite has a picnic table and campfire ring, with vault toilets and no electric hookups.


The Nancy's Boat to Shore Campground, in the central region of Raystown Lake, is the perfect secluded getaway camping spot accessible only by boat. Located near both James Creek and Aitch Boat Launch areas, the campground is situated on the shoreline of Raystown Lake away from public roadways. Nancy's camp map 


Fishing is excellent with small and large mouth bass, muskies, striped bass, and brown trout, abundant in the lake. Trough Creek State Park is nearby across the lake; Seven Points and Lake Raystown Resort are both within 8 lake miles. Nearby trails, including Lower Trail (Rails to Trails), Terrace Mountain Trail, Old Loggers Trail and Mid State Trail, attract plenty of traffic.


Campsites are accessed by boat only. Although remote and primitive, each campsite offers a picnic table and campfire ring. Maximum of two tents permitted per campsite. There are no electric hookups. Vault toilets are available. Some of the campsites are located in open, grassy areas while others are tucked into wooded areas. Potable water must be brought along to the campground as no water is currently available. 


Natural Features

Raystown Lake is in the ridge and valley province of Pennsylvania. The lakeshore is lined with an old oak-hickory forest giving way to mountain ridges and cliffs. The man-made lake is fed by the Raystown Branch tributary of the Juniata River and is the largest lake completely in the state of Pennsylvania.

Nearby Attractions

Aitch Boat Launch, James Creek Boat Launch, Seven Points Recreation area, Raystown Lake Visitor Center, Lake Raystown Resort & Conference Center and Trough Creek State Park are all nearby.

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Nearby Campgrounds Distance Notification Rate
01 Cabin
Trough Creek State Park
Trough Creek State Park
Trough Creek
Trough Creek State Park
Aitch Picnic Shelter
Raystown Lake
Tatman Run Picnic Shelter
Raystown Lake
Seven Points (Pa)
Raystown Lake
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