• Overview
  • Q&A
  • Cell Service
  • Reviews (13)
  • Amenities

Overview of Smith Creek Recreation Area

Elevation 1,476 ft / 449 m

Tent Camping Yes

View Map

Supporter Subscription

Become a Campendium Supporter and enjoy ad-free browsing plus bonus features!

  • Cell Coverage Maps
  • Public Land Overlays
  • Trail Map Layers
  • Ad Free

Unlock Features

$20 Billed Annually

Q&A - Ask the Community about Smith Creek Recreation Area

Jilly Dubs asked on 9/8/2020

Is there access to potable water to fill tanks at Smith Creek Recreation Area?

See 2 Answers

Larry asked on 10/9/2019

Is Smith Creek Recreation Area open year-round for camping? If not does anyone know the seasonal open/close dates?

See 1 Answer

Reviews of Smith Creek Recreation Area 13 people have reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

Overall Rating
Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise

Cell Phone Coverage

Verizon 4G/LTE
Confirmed by 6 Users
Last reported 4/29/2021
AT&T 4G/LTE
Confirmed by 5 Users
Last reported 7/6/2021
T-Mobile 4G/LTE
Confirmed by 2 Users
Last reported 4/2/2021
“Peaceful”

Reviewed 8/19/2020

Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 1
Overall Rating

Ok, it’s not the Ritz, but it’s quiet and peaceful and free! There were 3 single campers with small tents, 1 big RV, 2 small campers. They have fire rings and picnic tables but you have to walk to them. You can’t take vehicles on the grass. So we all were camping in the grassy area next to the parking lot and it worked just fine. ... more

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise

Pung would stay here again

This review is the opinion of a Campendium member and not of Campendium.com

2 reviews
“Quiet, easy to get to”

Reviewed 9/20/2019

Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 1
Overall Rating

Nice, clean, and his previous review mentioned small. Thursday night, no one else in the park. Can’t out of the back of my pick up truck, pulled right up next to a picnic table and fire ring next to the lake. Pick up truck, van,, tent, small pull behind... this is a great little spot.

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
Verizon 4G/LTE

Rjmuzz would stay here again

This review is the opinion of a Campendium member and not of Campendium.com

1 review
“One night stop”

Reviewed 9/4/2019

Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 1
Overall Rating

Quiet, small campground. Stayed the Tuesday after labor day. No one else there. RV spots depends on whether anyone else there and would be a harder to turn around in a rig larger than 30'. Nice sunset and sunrise, very large fire pits and smaller pits and grills. Close to I-80 but still pretty quiet. Great, free spot for stopping b... more

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
AT&T 4G/LTE

K_Morales would stay here again

This review is the opinion of a Campendium member and not of Campendium.com

Page 2 of 2

Be the first to add a note for Smith Creek Recreation Area!

Add a note!

Have you written a blog post about Smith Creek Recreation Area?

Share it here!

Contact us to update this listing.

Amenities

Hookups
  • dry camping
Recreation
  • boat ramp
  • fishing
  • picnic area
  • water access
Facilities
  • restrooms: vault
  • water available
Pets
  • pets

Nearby

Beaver Crossing City Park

Free with water and electric

- Gonagn

Utica City Park

Only 5 miles from I-80

- SSSmith

Double Nickel Campground

Great Campground

- skhallig

York KAMPground

Not Quite What We Expected

- Ryan and Bekah

Blue Valley Campground

Only a one nighter!

- Gypsy Woman

Petro Stopping Center

Not free

- Jen

Twin Lakes Wildlife Management Area

Gravel Parking Lot

- Emmy

Group 2 Created with Sketch.
Back to Top