Great American Backyard Campout 

Saturday, June 15, 2019 
(Rain Date: Saturday, June 22) 
6:00 PM 
Willows Park
 *Please be advised photos/videos may be taken at this event

Pre-Registration now closed. Participants can register on-site on Saturday 6/15

Attention Neighbors: Please refer to the document linked here for more information regarding the 2019 Great American Backyard Campout. 

For a schedule of activities, please click here.

Please click on the image below to see a map of the event. 
willows map 2019_Page_1
2019 Campout Flyer
Thank you to our 2019 Event Sponsors!
Click the logos to visit their page!
Gannett Fleming
Horgan Tree Experts 
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The Bagel Factory2


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Click here to read a great article from Boys' Life Magazine about the Great American Backyard Campout!

  • New to camping?  Check out this article for helpful tips & FAQs
  • Did you know the first recipe for s'mores dates back to 1927?  Check  out this article for more about the history of camping and its traditions 


Click on the image below for a recap of the event!

2018 GABC recap_Page_1

​Please click the image below to view the 2018 map and event schedule!

willows map 2018_Page_1
Click the images below for picture recaps from our past events!

2017 GABC recap cover

20162016 Campout Flyer for recap

2015Campout 2015 recap_Page_1

2014 Campout 2014 recap

Click the images below for the Maps and Schedules from our past events!

Willows Map 2016_Page_1

Campout Willows Map_Schedule 2015
Pennsylvania Recreation & Parks Society - Excellence in Programming Award 
2014 Great American Backyard Campout