Bush Recreation Area

The Bush Recreation Area location is in Saltsburg, Pennsylvania
15681-2206. This page provides detailed contact information for this campground location including the campground phone number, office hours, reservation information and driving directions.

If you have any questions about the Bush Recreation Area facility, or if you need to reserve a campsite, then call the campground listed below.

440 Loyalhanna Dam Road


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Campground information Saltsburg, Pennsylvania


The Bush Recreation Area is located next to the scenic Loyalhanna Lake. This location provides picturesque views of the lake as well as opportunities for bird watching, boating, fishing, hunting and paddle sports.


The Bush Recreation Area offers boating with unlimited horse power. Visitors to the area can kayak or canoe the lake as well, and take advantage of kayak rentals located in the Bush Recreation Area.
The Loyalhanna Lake offers great fishing opportunities, with multiple bass tournaments each year. This lake also has some of the best channel catfishing in Pennsylvania, with multiple fish stockings each year. If you like fishing from shore there are plenty of opportunities to fish both moving and still waters.
Those that like to go bike riding can find the West Penn Trail located at our sister project just 10 minutes away.


This campground has a variety of sites available from full RV hookup to primitive tent camp sites. Picnic tables and campfire grill rings are equipped at every campsite.
Patrons at the campground will have access to flushing toilets, drinking water, showers and a dump station.

Natural Features

The campground is located in a beautiful valley overlooking Loyalhanna Lake. Among terrain characterized by its diversity, visitors will discover rolling foothills of the Laurel Highlands, from which the headwaters of the Loyalhanna Creek flow.

Nearby Attractions

The West Penn Trail offers excellent hiking and biking opportunities within a short 10 minute drive. Additionally the site of Loyalhanna dam provides interpretive displays of the dam as well as a great scenic view.

Frequently Asked Questions About 440 Loyalhanna Dam Road Saltsburg, PA

How do I make a reservation with Bush Recreation Area?

To make reservations at Bush Recreation Area, you can call the office at 724-639-9013.

Where is Bush Recreation Area located?

The Bush Recreation Area is located at 440 Loyalhanna Dam Road in Saltsburg,
. This is the location you will need to go to for camping and information.

Does Bush Recreation Area have tent or RV camping?

Bush Recreation Area offers both tent and RV camping, but to confirm you will need to call the office at 724-639-9013 to make sure things haven’t changed.

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