Photo: Jeffrey Gibson
The Stanford Campsites are now closed.
There are state parks and other campgrounds driving distance from your national park. Click the links below to learn more.
- Ottawa Overlook Backcountry Site
- Nimisila Reservoir Metro Park
- Punderson State Park
- Portage Lakes State Park
- West Branch State Park
Other Towpath Trail Camping Opportunities
For Summit County, please call (330) 867-5511.
For Stark County, please call (330) 477-3552.
Recreational Vehicle Day Parking in the Park
CVNP does not have parking spaces designated for recreational vehicles but they can be parked in the larger parking spaces at Canal Exploration Center, Station Road Trailhead, Boston Store Overflow, Pine Hollow, Wetmore, Everett Covered Bridge, and Ira Trailhead parking lots. This parking is for day use only. Overnight RV parking is not allowed anywhere in CVNP.
Backcountry camping is prohibited