Mountain Pie Championship Recipes!

Each year, for the last three years, Driftstone has held a Mountain Pie Championship for any and all campers looking to try an interesting recipe cooked in a pie iron.  There are two categories, Savory and Sweet.  The first place winner from each category earns an entry into the state Mountain Pie Championship presented by […]

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Meet our Goats

A pygmy goat makes a great farm pet!  They are the type of goats we have in our corral.  The pygmy is perfect for our campground and our changing seasons as they are known to adapt well to climates.  Let’s take a closer look into the history of these cute gals. This miniature domestic goat […]

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Wildlife in the Piedmont Corridor

Ever wonder about the wildlife along the Delaware River?  Come and meet some of the awe-inspiring and majestic wildlife that inhabit Driftstone’s corridor of the Delaware River, The Piedmont.   Seen on a regular basis are bog turtles, eels, the osprey, herons, white-tailed deer, wild turkey, raccoons and foxes.  For today we offer a look […]

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A Snapshot of the Delaware River

Driftstone Campground is a favorite camping spot for its family atmosphere and fun activities as well as its beautiful location along the Delaware River. Activities include boat trips upriver, tubing in the channel, and most of all fishing. What do we really know about this beautiful body of water? Driftstone offers trips on the Delaware as far as Smithfield Beach which is 14 miles north, however […]

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The Birth of a Campground

In 1965, a corn field in Mount Bethel, Pennsylvania was purchased by Earl and Margaret Ackerman, visionaries that saw this property as ideal for a family campground. The Ackermans’ vision was to create a campground where families could escape everyday life and create new, fun memories together.  It was to be a place where children could […]

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Let’s Talk Pie!

  Any camper knows a camping trip is not complete until a meal is made over an open fire.  In this day and age of new cooking implements and cookware it is sometimes the tried and true cooking tools that beat out the new competition, at least you don’t need to read a manual to […]

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