​​​​​Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park​TM Camp-Resort

Mount Gilead, Ohio - Columbus North

Fitness Center 

Love to camp, but do not want to mess up your fitness schedule? You don't have to with our fitness center. We offer a treadmill, bike, and eliptical for your fitness desires. We also have some free weights and a TV and dvd player so you can workout to your favorite fitness video.

Nature and Outdoors

Basketball Court 

Shoot some hoops on our totally new and revamped 27ft x 50ft basketball court. Enjoy a pick-up game with some friends on our state-of-the-art goal or make some new friends while playing a game of h*o*r*s*e.

Wireless Internet Access

Stay connected even while you camp. We offer a WiFi hotspot at our Ranger Station so you can post all of the pictures of you having a great time at Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park™ at Dogwood Valley. 

WiFi is only available in the area adjacent to the Ranger's Station.



Come down to the Recreation Center between 9:00 am and 12:00 pm. Monday through Saturday for ceramic time. Purchase your choice of ceramic to paint at the Ranger's Station. Choices range from your favorite Yogi Bear™ character to nature and other themed items. Completed ceramics are available for pick-up at the Ranger's Station later that evening.

Fun and Games

Water Features

Old Faceful™ Gemstone and Fossil Panning

Introducing our Gemstone and Fossil Mining Sluice. Feel like a real miner and pan for gems, fossils, and arrowheads. Purchase a package of mining rough from the Ranger Station and use the sluice to discover your treasures. Six types of rough available: Fossil, Emerald and Ruby, Arrowhead, Gemstone, Large Gemstone, and the "Big" Bag.


Golf Cart Rentals

Enjoy the park even faster by renting a golf cart for your vacation. We currently offer 10 golf carts for your renting convenience.

Wibit™ Lake Inflatables

Located in our swimming area, our Wibit™ lake inflatable challenge course is sure to be the highlight of your stay. From slides to jumps to splashes, the possibilities of fun are endless.

Open Memorial Day to September 16th (weather permitting after Labor Day) 


For your convenience, we offer self serve laundry. No need to bring detergents or softeners as we also offer a coin operated dispenser inside the laundromat.

14' Tall Tunnel Water Slide 

This new 14 foot tall water slide adds all the thrill to the season. This water slide sends you through a 75 foot long twisting tunnel until you make a splash into our lake. This is sure to be a blast for the whole family this summer.

Open between Memorial Day and Labor Day.

Ranger Station

Forgot an important camping necessity? Our Ranger station has all of your camping needs. We carry a variety of camping and RV supplies, grocery, ice cream, slushies, and candy. Also, pick up your favorite Yogi Bear™ clothing and merchandise.

Playgrounds and Outdoor Activities

Have fun at the various playground locations throughout the park, which include slides, swings, and climbing towers. We also offer tetherball, horseshoes, and volleyball to add to your fun-filled vacation.

Hiking Trails and Creek

Take a hike down the many trials of the beautiful landscape of our park. Enjoy the scenery while you keep an eye out for wildlife, such as white-tailed deer, wild turkey, and various bird species. Our creek is a great place for the kids to find treasures or for you to let your dog go for a swim.

Fishing - Catch and Release

Grab your best pole and tackle and head down to our 6 acre lake for a great day of fishing. Our lake is freshly stocked with channel catfish, bluegill, perch, and large-mouth bass, so try your best at catching the "big one." 

Beach and Swimming Area

Spend the day soaking up some sun on our white sandy beach or splashing around with your friends in our crystal clear lake swimming area.

Open Memorial Day to September 16th (Weather permitting after Labor Day)

Paddle Boats, Canoes, and Corcls™

Enjoy the breeze while riding on our paddle boats, canoes and Corcls™. Great for relaxing on a hot day. And remember, they are always included in your all inclusive camping rate.

Please refrain from bringing your own boats. Only our boats can be used in our lake.

Swimming Pools

Two heated swimming pools are sure to be a popular spot for your family this summer. Each 20,000 gallon pool is great for cooling off on those hot summer days or for relaxing on the deck soaking up some sun. 

Open between Memorial Day and Labor Day.

250' Downhill Water slide

Twisting down the hills of the beautiful landscape of the park, this amazing water slide is a blast for the whole family. This slide teases the senses as you begin a gentle descent through the twists and turns until the final turn, which leaves only a splash in your memory. 

Open between Memorial Day and Labor Day.