The Tracy Ridge location is in Bradford, Pennsylvania
16701. 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 Tracy Ridge facility, or if you need to reserve a campsite, then call the campground listed below.
4001 West Washington St.
Campground information Bradford, Pennsylvania
Tracy Ridge Campground is located within the Allegheny National Recreation Area, approximately 15 miles from Bradford, Pennsylvania. Allegheny Reservoir is just minutes away. Hikers enjoy exploring the 33-mile Tracy Ridge Trail System, which inclused 10 miles of the North Country National Scenic Trail. Tracy Ridge campground is operated by Allegheny Site Management under a concession permit.
Hand-pumped water is only available in Loop E.
Hiking and backpacking possibilities abound in the Tracy Ridge Recreation Area. The trail system of interconnecting loops begins at the campground, and offers offers excellent day hikes. The main trail in the system is the Tracy Ridge trail, which circles the campground and drops down to the North Country National Scenic trail before climbing up the ridge back to the campground, making an approximate 16-mile loop. On the ridge above Tracy Run, there are two shorter loops for the less intrepid, and a connector to Johnnycake Trail, which goes from the loop around the campground down Johnnycake Run to the North Country Trail along the Reservoir. Connector trails off the North Country and Tracy Ridge trails lead to two primitive campgrounds on the Reservoir’s shores: Handsome Lake and Hopewell. These two campgrounds are only accessed by foot or boat, and – with 3 other boat access campgrounds – are the only legal way to camp along the shore of the reservoir. The Bullis Hollow Trail leads east of the Tracy Ridge Recreation Area, heading for the city of Bradford and the Marilla Trail System on the Bradford Water Authority property approximately 8 miles away.
Boat access to the Allegheny Reservoir is nearby at Willow Bay Recreation Area, for developed access, or Sugar Bay for primitive access.
Over 70 spacious, shaded campsites are available, each containing a picnic table, campfire ring, and tent pad. Vault toilets and a dump station are also available. Hand-pumped water is only available in loop E. Group sites are available by reserving entire camping loops.
The campground is situated in a mature oak stand on top of a hill, surrounded by streams and rock formations, at an elevation of 2,245 feet. The Allegheny Reservoir is approximately 5 miles from Tracy Ridge.
The Allegheny National Forest covers nearly half a million acres and is populated primarily with black cherry, maple, and other hardwoods. The Kinzua Dam, built in 1965, impounds the Allegheny River to form 25-mile-long Allegheny Reservoir.
Frequently Asked Questions About 4001 West Washington St. Bradford, PA
How do I make a reservation with Tracy Ridge?
To make reservations at Tracy Ridge, you can call the office at 814-368-4158.
Where is Tracy Ridge located?
The Tracy Ridge is located at 4001 West Washington St. in Bradford,
. This is the location you will need to go to for camping and information.
Does Tracy Ridge have tent or RV camping?
Tracy Ridge offers both tent and RV camping, but to confirm you will need to call the office at 814-368-4158 to make sure things haven’t changed.