Famous Reading Outdoors Opens for the Season (UPDATE 5/6/2020)

Outdoor Adventure

May 8, 2020 to June 30, 2020

Famous Reading Outdoors



Dear FRO Members,

On April 28th we were given approval by Governor Wolf's office to open all of Famous Reading Outdoors on May 8th.On May 4th, the Department of Community and Economic Development informed us that the information given to us by Governor Wolfs office was incorrect and that we only have permission to open our property in Northumberland County.

As such, only Coal Hill, The Flats and Locust Gap parking areas will be OPEN.

Properties in Schuykill andColumbia Counties will remain temporarily closed. (Darkwater, Burma, Ashland Mountain and St.Kierans parking areas closed.)

We do intend toreopen Schuylkill and Columbia County properties as soon as the State of Pennsylvania permits us to do so.

Over the next few days we will be expanding the Locust Gap parking area to allow for additional parking.

Please refer to the map below (or FRO web site map page) to gain an understanding of what portions of our property will be open on May 8th (areas in green are permitted).
All memberships will be continued to be extended until the majority of Famous Reading Outdoors property is open.

We are sincerely apologetic to our members for this inconvenience. We are doing everything possible to reopen the entire park as soon as possible. If anything changes we will be sure to notify our members via email, Facebook, Instagram, and our website.



Please Follow the Guidelines Below to Ensure a Safe and Secure Riding Experience.

  • Please stay 6ft apart from each other at all times
  • No riding in groups of 10 or more
  • No congregating in parking areas
  • Please park at least 6ft apart from other vehicles in the parking areas
  • No picnics or temporary camps allowed to be set up
  • Please wear helmet or face mask while loading or off-loading your vehicle in parking areas

Thank You - Stay Safe and Healthy,
FRO Management


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