KOA Paw Pen Sites | Camp With Your Dog

April 4, 2024

Looking for a pet-friendly campground to camp with your dog? Look no further than a KOA campground! At each and every KOA, you’ll find KampK9®. These dog-friendly, communal fenced areas are ideal for off-leash fun with your pet.

Want to camp in the ultimate pet-friendly luxury? A growing number of KOA campgrounds are offering Paw Pen sites. These offerings, commonly found on RV sites, provide private fenced areas just for you and your pet. This means your dog can hang with you leash-free while supervised right at your site!

A KOA Paw Pen site which features a private pet area.

Where Can I Find KOA Paw Pen Campsites?

A fairly new addition to KOA campgrounds, more and more locations are offering Paw Pen campsites. Here’s where KOA Paw Pen sites are currently available.


Holbrook / Petrified Forest KOA Journey
Kingman KOA Journey
Picaco / Tucson NW KOA Journey
Tucson / Lazydays KOA Resort


Avila / Pismo Beach KOA
Coleville / Walker KOA Holiday
Santa Cruz / Monterey Bay KOA Holiday


Colorado Springs KOA Holiday
Denver West / Central City KOA Holiday
La Junta KOA Journey
Royal Gorge / Canon City KOA Holiday


Clearwater / Lake Tarpon KOA Holiday
Orlando / Kissimmee KOA Holiday
Orlando Southwest KOA Holiday
Perry KOA Holiday


Blue Ridge / Tocca River KOA Holiday
Hiawassee KOA Holiday
Jacksonville North / St. Marys KOA Holiday


Lava Hot Springs East KOA Holiday


Chicago Northwest KOA Holiday
Kankakee South KOA Holiday


Angola / Hogback Lake KOA Holiday
Indianapolis KOA Holiday
Richmond KOA Holiday


Goodland KOA Holiday


Louisville South KOA Holiday
Renfro Valley KOA Holiday


Boston / Cape Cod KOA Holiday


Coloma / St. Joseph KOA Holiday
Covert / South Haven KOA Holiday


Gulfport KOA Holiday
Hattiesburg / Okatoma River KOA


Miles City KOA Journey
Missoula KOA Holiday


Ogallala / I-80 KOA Journey
Ogallala / Tri Trails KOA Journey


Las Vegas KOA Journey at Sam’s Town

New Jersey

Philadelphia South / Clarksboro KOA Holiday

New Mexico

Albuquerque KOA Journey
Santa Fe Koa Journey

New York

Niagara Falls / Grand Island KOA Holiday

North Carolina

Cape Hatteras / Outer Banks KOA Resort
Cherokee / Great Smokies KOA Holiday
Wilmington KOA Holiday


Mt. Gilead KOA Holiday
Sandusky / Bayshore KOA Holiday
Sunbury / Columbus North KOA Holiday
Thompson / Grand River KOA Holiday


Sallisaw / Fort Smith West KOA


Astoria / Warrenton / Seaside KOA Resort
Klamath Falls KOA Journey
Lincoln City KOA Holiday


Erie KOA Holiday

South Carolina

Point South / I-95 – Yemassee KOA Holiday

South Dakota

Sioux Falls KOA Journey


Jonesborough / Cherokee NF KOA Journey
Nashville KOA Resort
Pigeon Forge / Gatlinburg KOA Holiday
Townsend / Great Smokies KOA Holiday


Galveston Island KOA Holiday


Green River KOA Journey
Moab KOA Holiday
Richfield KOA Holiday


Door County KOA Holiday
Wisconsin Dells KOA Holiday


Buffalo KOA Journey
Cody KOA Holiday
Devils Tower / Black Hills KOA Journey
Dubois / Wind River KOA Holiday
Rawlins KOA Journey


Brighton / 401 KOA Holiday
Niagara Falls KOA Holiday
Sault Ste. Marie KOA Holiday
Sturgeon Falls KOA Holiday
1000 Islands / Kingston KOA Holiday

About the Author: Kampgrounds of America

Kampgrounds of America is the largest system of open-to-the-public campgrounds in the world, with over 500 locations across the United States and Canada. Founded in Billings, MT in 1962, KOA’s family of campground brands – KOA Journey, KOA Holiday and KOA Resort – today serve more than a million camping families each year. KOA is dedicated to “connecting people to the outdoors and each other” by providing people with a variety of camping experiences and the information they need to make the most of their camping trip. Read more of their camping and travel resources by visiting


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