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Here at Jellystone Park™, we have all the ingredients for a fantastic vacation, such as access to all our attractions, facilities, daily activities, and so much more! With everything we have to offer, you’ll never hear the words “I’m bored”. In addition to all the amazing things on site, there’s also tons of fun to be had right around the corner. Keep reading to learn all about one of our favorite places to go that is a must see when visiting the area!

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*Photo by Catoctin Wildlife Preserve.

Located just 40 minutes and 30 miles away from our Camp-Resort, Catoctin Wildlife Preserve makes a great destination for you to visit while staying at Jellystone Park™! Their mission is to broaden the human understanding of the animal world through naturalistic habitat recreations and educational programs. This destination is a great way to have fun while learning about nature and its environment!

When we say you won’t get bored at Catoctin Wildlife Preserve, we mean it. With over 600 exotic animals, like lemurs and llamas to macaws and panthers, you and your family are sure to be busy during your visit! They have animals from all over the world, including Africa, Australia, South America, and more. You’ll feel like a world traveler once you’re done here!

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*Photo by Catoctin Wildlife Preserve.

Looking to make your visit even more memorable? Take advantage of their Safari Rides! These are one-hour rides that showcase a variety of exotic animals from six continents, all at a safe distance and great for photo opportunities! Safari Rides depart weekdays at 11am and 2pm and weekends/holidays at 11am, 12pm, 2pm, and 3pm. Spots are limited, so they recommend arriving early and purchasing your Safari Ride ticket with your admission.

The Catoctin Wildlife Preserve spends more than $200,000 a year for food to feed all of its residents. To help their mission, you can “adopt” one their animals to assist in the care and feeding of it for a full year! Choose from American Alligators, camels, meerkats, sloths, zebras, and more to adopt from. Prices range from $25 to $1000 to help these wild animals. Or, if you can’t decide on which type of animal to adopt, you can show your support through a general donation. You can learn more about donating here.

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*Photo by Catoctin Wildlife Preserve.

The Preserve is open daily starting at 9am. Prices for tickets to Catoctin Wildlife Preserve varies depending on age. Adults ages 13-64 are $22.50, children ages 3-12 are $16.50, children ages 2 and under are free, and seniors ages 65+ are $21.50. Did you visit and love your trip? Be sure to check out their annual membership plans here!

If you have more questions about the Catoctin Wildlife Preserve, visit their FAQ page here. This page details out information like food options, parking, volunteer opportunities, payment options, and more!

If your trip is already planned, make sure to squeeze in some time to enjoy the local fun. If your vacation is still in the works, make sure to begin planning your family vacation today – you don’t want to miss out on this summer’s best memories! Once you’re here, whether you choose to experience one of our favorite places to go or remain at our Camp-Resort, we know you will have a vacation to remember. Don’t forget your camera and get ready for the best vacation ever!

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The fun is nowhere near ending at Jellystone Park™! November is packed full of activities, special deals to help you save, and mischief from the bears! 🐻⁠⁠
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𝙉𝙤𝙫𝙚𝙢𝙗𝙚𝙧 5-7: 𝙋𝙖𝙟𝙖𝙢𝙖 𝙋𝙖𝙧𝙩𝙮 𝙒𝙚𝙚𝙠𝙚𝙣𝙙 - Enjoy a special BOGO deal! Buy one night, get one night FREE. Promo code: HIBERNATE⁠⁠
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𝙉𝙤𝙫𝙚𝙢𝙗𝙚𝙧 12-14: 𝙑𝙚𝙩𝙚𝙧𝙖𝙣𝙨 𝘿𝙖𝙮 𝙒𝙚𝙚𝙠𝙚𝙣𝙙 - Veterans enjoy 50% OFF their stay! Valid ID required. Promo code: HERO⁠⁠
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𝙉𝙤𝙫𝙚𝙢𝙗𝙚𝙧 12-28: 𝘼𝙡𝙡-𝙎𝙩𝙖𝙧𝙨 & 𝘼𝙩𝙝𝙡𝙚𝙩𝙚𝙨 𝙒𝙚𝙚𝙠𝙚𝙣𝙙𝙨 - Includes themed activities like cornhole tournaments, shaving cream wiffle ball, movie nights, and more!⁠⁠
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Click the link in bio to view the activity schedules!
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❗BOGO alert❗Join us during Pajama Party Weekend (November 5-7) for a special BOGO deal! Pay for Friday night, stay FREE on Saturday night.⁠⁠
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Click the link in bio to get the promo code.
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Why do weekends get to have all of the fun? ⁠⁠
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Take advantage of lower rates and our special offers by booking a weekday stay! Avoid the weekend crowds and enjoy big savings. Plus, those vacation days aren’t going to use themselves! ⁠☀️⁠⁠
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🔹 4-Night Bonus - book 3 nights, get the 4th night free! Promo code: BONUS⁠⁠
🔹 5-Night Deal - enjoy 25% off your stay! Promo code: 5NIGHT⁠⁠
🔹 7-Night Deal - enjoy 25% off the whole week! Promo code: 7NIGHT ⁠ ⁠ ⁠⁠
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Give yourself a real vacation while saving BIG! Click the link in bio to view all of our deals.
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Oh my gourd! $25 campsites & 50% off cabins?! Yes please! 🙌⁠⁠
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Take advantage of our Holiday 4th Night Bonus this Columbus Day Weekend (10/8-10/10)! Add a Thursday or Monday night and enjoy special savings on the 3rd night.⁠⁠
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Promo code: EXTFUN⁠⁠
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Click the link in our bio to learn more.
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Hey Veterans - we have a special deal for you! 🇺🇸⁠⁠
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Join us November 12-14 for 50% OFF your cabin or campsite! But you better hurry - we are starting to book up!⁠⁠
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Click the link in bio to get the promo code.
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Our 5 remaining Halloween Weekends are selling out SCARY quick! To help you find availability, we listed out what sites/dates we have available below:⁠⁠
⁠⁠
𝟏𝟎/𝟏-𝟏𝟎/𝟑:⁠⁠
Premium RV Site⁠⁠
Standard RV Site⁠⁠
Woodland Premium RV Site⁠⁠
Walk-In Primitive RV Site⁠⁠
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𝟏𝟎/𝟖-𝟏𝟎/𝟏𝟏:⁠⁠
Camping Cabin⁠⁠
Luxury Cabin⁠⁠
Pine Forest Cabin⁠⁠
Standard RV Site⁠⁠
Primitive Tent Site⁠⁠
Walk-In Primitive Tent Site⁠⁠
⁠⁠
𝟏𝟎/𝟏𝟓-𝟏𝟎/𝟏𝟕:⁠⁠
Standard RV Site⁠⁠
Primitive Tent Site⁠⁠
Walk-In Primitive Tent Site⁠⁠
⁠⁠
𝟏𝟎/𝟐𝟐-𝟏𝟎/𝟐𝟒:⁠⁠
2 Bedroom Luxury Cottage⁠⁠
Woodland Premium RV Site⁠⁠
Primitive Tent Site⁠⁠
Walk-In Primitive Tent Site⁠⁠
⁠⁠
𝟏𝟎/𝟐𝟗-𝟏𝟎/𝟑𝟏:⁠⁠
Great Escape Lodge⁠⁠
Primitive Tent Site⁠⁠
Walk-In Primitive Tent Site⁠⁠
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Click the link in bio to book your stay now!
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Our 6 Halloween Weekends are selling out SCARY quick!⁠⁠
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🏠 If you're looking to book a cabin, we have availability for 9/24-9/26 & 10/8-10/11.⁠⁠
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🚐 If you're looking to book an RV site, we have availability for 9/24-9/26, 10/1-10/3, 10/8-10/11, 10/15-10/17, & 10/22-10/24.⁠⁠
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⛺ If you're looking to book a tent site, we have limited availability during all 6 Halloween Weekends.⁠⁠
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Click the link in bio to book your stay now!
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Happy first day of fall, campers! 🍂🎃 ...

Looking to book a stay during one of our 6 Halloween Weekends? The time to book is NOW! 🎃⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Availability is running very low for our Halloween Weekends! Our first Halloween Weekend begins this weekend (9/24-9/26) - book your stay and enjoy trick-or-treating, a magic pumpkin patch, costume & site decorating contests, a haunted trail, and SO MUCH MORE. 👻⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Click the link in bio to book your stay now. Or, message us and we can help you find availability!
...

The fun is nowhere near ending at Jellystone Park™! November is packed full of activities, special deals to help you save, and mischief from the bears! 🐻⁠⁠
⁠⁠
𝙉𝙤𝙫𝙚𝙢𝙗𝙚𝙧 5-7: 𝙋𝙖𝙟𝙖𝙢𝙖 𝙋𝙖𝙧𝙩𝙮 𝙒𝙚𝙚𝙠𝙚𝙣𝙙 - Enjoy a special BOGO deal! Buy one night, get one night FREE. Promo code: HIBERNATE⁠⁠
⁠⁠
𝙉𝙤𝙫𝙚𝙢𝙗𝙚𝙧 12-14: 𝙑𝙚𝙩𝙚𝙧𝙖𝙣𝙨 𝘿𝙖𝙮 𝙒𝙚𝙚𝙠𝙚𝙣𝙙 - Veterans enjoy 50% OFF their stay! Valid ID required. Promo code: HERO⁠⁠
⁠⁠
𝙉𝙤𝙫𝙚𝙢𝙗𝙚𝙧 12-28: 𝘼𝙡𝙡-𝙎𝙩𝙖𝙧𝙨 & 𝘼𝙩𝙝𝙡𝙚𝙩𝙚𝙨 𝙒𝙚𝙚𝙠𝙚𝙣𝙙𝙨 - Includes themed activities like cornhole tournaments, shaving cream wiffle ball, movie nights, and more!⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Click the link in bio to view the activity schedules!
...

❗BOGO alert❗Join us during Pajama Party Weekend (November 5-7) for a special BOGO deal! Pay for Friday night, stay FREE on Saturday night.⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Click the link in bio to get the promo code.
...

Why do weekends get to have all of the fun? ⁠⁠
⁠ ⁠ ⁠⁠
Take advantage of lower rates and our special offers by booking a weekday stay! Avoid the weekend crowds and enjoy big savings. Plus, those vacation days aren’t going to use themselves! ⁠☀️⁠⁠
⁠⁠
🔹 4-Night Bonus - book 3 nights, get the 4th night free! Promo code: BONUS⁠⁠
🔹 5-Night Deal - enjoy 25% off your stay! Promo code: 5NIGHT⁠⁠
🔹 7-Night Deal - enjoy 25% off the whole week! Promo code: 7NIGHT ⁠ ⁠ ⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Give yourself a real vacation while saving BIG! Click the link in bio to view all of our deals.
...

Oh my gourd! $25 campsites & 50% off cabins?! Yes please! 🙌⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Take advantage of our Holiday 4th Night Bonus this Columbus Day Weekend (10/8-10/10)! Add a Thursday or Monday night and enjoy special savings on the 3rd night.⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Promo code: EXTFUN⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Click the link in our bio to learn more.
...

Hey Veterans - we have a special deal for you! 🇺🇸⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Join us November 12-14 for 50% OFF your cabin or campsite! But you better hurry - we are starting to book up!⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Click the link in bio to get the promo code.
...

Our 5 remaining Halloween Weekends are selling out SCARY quick! To help you find availability, we listed out what sites/dates we have available below:⁠⁠
⁠⁠
𝟏𝟎/𝟏-𝟏𝟎/𝟑:⁠⁠
Premium RV Site⁠⁠
Standard RV Site⁠⁠
Woodland Premium RV Site⁠⁠
Walk-In Primitive RV Site⁠⁠
⁠⁠
𝟏𝟎/𝟖-𝟏𝟎/𝟏𝟏:⁠⁠
Camping Cabin⁠⁠
Luxury Cabin⁠⁠
Pine Forest Cabin⁠⁠
Standard RV Site⁠⁠
Primitive Tent Site⁠⁠
Walk-In Primitive Tent Site⁠⁠
⁠⁠
𝟏𝟎/𝟏𝟓-𝟏𝟎/𝟏𝟕:⁠⁠
Standard RV Site⁠⁠
Primitive Tent Site⁠⁠
Walk-In Primitive Tent Site⁠⁠
⁠⁠
𝟏𝟎/𝟐𝟐-𝟏𝟎/𝟐𝟒:⁠⁠
2 Bedroom Luxury Cottage⁠⁠
Woodland Premium RV Site⁠⁠
Primitive Tent Site⁠⁠
Walk-In Primitive Tent Site⁠⁠
⁠⁠
𝟏𝟎/𝟐𝟗-𝟏𝟎/𝟑𝟏:⁠⁠
Great Escape Lodge⁠⁠
Primitive Tent Site⁠⁠
Walk-In Primitive Tent Site⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Click the link in bio to book your stay now!
...

Our 6 Halloween Weekends are selling out SCARY quick!⁠⁠
⁠⁠
🏠 If you're looking to book a cabin, we have availability for 9/24-9/26 & 10/8-10/11.⁠⁠
⁠⁠
🚐 If you're looking to book an RV site, we have availability for 9/24-9/26, 10/1-10/3, 10/8-10/11, 10/15-10/17, & 10/22-10/24.⁠⁠
⁠⁠
⛺ If you're looking to book a tent site, we have limited availability during all 6 Halloween Weekends.⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Click the link in bio to book your stay now!
...

Happy first day of fall, campers! 🍂🎃 ...

Looking to book a stay during one of our 6 Halloween Weekends? The time to book is NOW! 🎃⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Availability is running very low for our Halloween Weekends! Our first Halloween Weekend begins this weekend (9/24-9/26) - book your stay and enjoy trick-or-treating, a magic pumpkin patch, costume & site decorating contests, a haunted trail, and SO MUCH MORE. 👻⁠⁠
⁠⁠
Click the link in bio to book your stay now. Or, message us and we can help you find availability!
...