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News for May 22, 2024

Erie KOA Holiday Campground Opens Early for Optimal Total Solar Eclipse Viewing

Erie KOA Holiday in McKean, Pennsylvania is set to open its doors earlier than usual this season, accommodating the anticipated total solar eclipse on April 8. Situated near the scenic shores of Lake Erie, the campground offers an exceptional view for witnessing the eclipse’s path.

As the moon obscures the sun, the area will be enveloped in near-total darkness for approximately three minutes. This celestial event presents a unique opportunity for both seasoned and novice eclipse chasers to experience the phenomenon in a picturesque, outdoor setting.

“We’re in an ideal place for guests to experience totality in a natural setting. This is one of those events we knew was worth opening the campground early. While some of our services will be limited because of the time of year, we have a few special things planned, like a DJ, to make the eclipse even more memorable,” Jamie, owner of the Erie KOA Holiday, said, as quoted in an Erie News Now report.

Located at 6645 West Road in McKean, the Erie KOA Holiday is preparing to welcome guests eager to witness the eclipse from an exceptional location. The upcoming total solar eclipse is a significant event for astronomy enthusiasts.

The Erie KOA Holiday Campground offers a wide range of amenities designed to enhance the camping experience for guests of all ages. From the basics of power and connectivity to recreational activities, Erie KOA ensures a comfortable and enjoyable stay. The campground provides up to 50 max amp electrical service and can accommodate RV.

For fishing enthusiasts, the campground offers both boat rentals and a catch & release fishing pond, adding to the outdoor adventure. Children can enjoy the playground, while the whole family can engage in activities like bike rentals, playing giant checkers, or participating in planned activities.

The early opening of Erie KOA Holiday Campground for the total solar eclipse offers unique and memorable experiences to its guests. For more information about the campground, visitors can check here.

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February 16, 2024 7:58 pm

Are you prepared to be amazed at the Erie KOA Holiday in McKean, Pennsylvania? They’re pulling out all the stops for an eclipse-themed experience, complete with lakeside RV accommodations, power hookups, and an awesome lineup of activities. It’s going to be a stellar treat as guests witness the solar eclipse in all its cosmic wonder. Get ready to be dazzled!

February 17, 2024 7:46 pm
Reply to  WandaGlimmer

I’m so prepared to be amazed by the cosmic phenomenon at the Erie KOA Holiday in McKean, Pennsylvania. What an impressive lineup of activities and lakeside RV accommodations! I’m excited to witness the solar eclipse there. Thanks for the heads up! It’s going to be a remarkable experience.

February 17, 2024 3:12 pm

Are you prepared to immerse yourself in the scenic beauty at Erie KOA Holiday Campground’s premature opening for the solar eclipse event? Whether you’re an angler, nature enthusiast, or family, the diverse amenities cater to various interests.

February 17, 2024 10:02 pm
Reply to  Nologotype75

I’m genuinely looking forward to experiencing all the various activities and amenities at the campground. Plus, I can’t wait to soak up the breathtaking beauty at Erie KOA Holiday Campground’s early opening for the solar eclipse event! What are you most thrilled to do there?

May 22, 2024 10:15 am

Can you believe it? The Erie KOA Holiday Campground is pulling out all the stops for the eclipse! Eclipse-themed activities and stargazing make it an epic celestial escape.


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