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Albany

Thompson's Lake Campground - Thacher State Park
Thompson's Lake Campground, nestled in the mountains just four miles from the Helderberg Escarpment, is a popular camping ground and recreation area. A boat launch site is available and is carry in only. 

68 Thompsons Lake State Park, East Berne, NY 12059
(518) 872-1674 • www.nysparks.com

Columbia

Copake KOA
Multi-award winning Copake KOA, voted “Best in Columbia County”, is the perfect location for family fun. They welcome RV or tent campers and offer Deluxe Cabins, Cabins and Big Rig friendly 50 amp pull thrus. Amenities: free wi-fi, cable TV, heated pool, tennis courts, well stocked store and game room. Weekly activities and theme weekends for the whole family.

2236 Rte 7, Copake, NY 12516
(518) 329-2811 • www.copakekoa.com

Brook N Wood Family Campground
Experience a beautiful, clean, quiet retreat on 62 acres of nature with a babbling brook and create wonderful, lifelong memories! RV full hook-up sites are Big Rig friendly, grassy, include cable & free WI-FI with 30 or 50 amps. Deluxe RV & rustic Cabin rentals are available. Stream-side tent & pop-up sites include water & electric. Secluded, wilderness tent sites. Heated pool, mini-golf, arcade, nature trails, playground, hay rides, ice cream socials and much more.

1947 County Route 8, Elizaville, NY 12523
(888) 625-3186 • www.brooknwood.com

 

Dutchess

Interlake RV Park and Sales
Conveniently located in the Hudson Valley, just 90 miles North of New York City, Interlake RV Park & Sales offers amenities to make your stay comfortable including cable TV, free WiFi, electrical and sewage hookups, and more.

428 Lake Drive, Rhinebeck, NY 12572
(845) 266-5387 • www.interlakervpark.com
 

Malouf’s Mountain Sunset Campground
Experience a private camping trip at our hike-in, hike-out, fully catered forest camping resort. Bathrooms with hot showers, flush toilets, running water; clothes dryers. Enjoy a fire pit at your campsite as well as a covered platform for you to relax on whether the weather is wet or dry! Accessible by car or train.

(845) 831-6767 • www.maloufsmountain.com

Greene

Whip-O-Will Campsites
Open April 14th through October 9th. 300 sites on 100 acres. Pull into a full hook-up site, or sleep under the stars in our lakeside tenting area. Handicapped accessible, outdoor pool, lake/pond, fishing, hot showers, flush toilets, Dump Station, Honey Wagon, Ice and Camp store, propane, laundry, fire pit, playground, Rec building, planned activities, boating, boat launch, pets allowed, pavilion.

644 Co Rd 31, Purling, NY 12470
(518) 622-3277 • www.whip-o-will.com

 

North South Lake State Campground
North-South Lake is the biggest and most popular state campground in the Catskill Forest Preserve, offering extraordinary scenic beauty, and historical sites, such as: Alligator Rock, Kaaterskill Falls, and the former site of the Catskill Mountain House. The provinces around the lake have long provided visitors with exceptional views of the surrounding countryside. It is said that on a clear day, you can see five states from the escarpment.

N Lake Rd, Haines Falls, NY 12436
(518) 589-5058 • www.dec.ny.gov

Orange

Black Bear Campground
Full hook-up sites, 50 amp service, and pull-thru sites. Pet friendly. No tent camping. No motorcycles. In season: swimming pool, fishing pond, planned activities, and mini-golf. Cabins available for weekly rental. Year round.

197 Wheeler Road, Florida, NY 10921 
(845) 651-7717 • www.blackbearcampground.com

Deerpark KOA
70 scenic acres along the Neversink River featuring full hook-up RV sites, secluded tent sites, cabins, cottages, heated swimming pool, and miles of hiking trails. Pet friendly. Open year-round.

108 Guymard Tpke, Cuddebackville, NY 12729 
(845) 754-8388 • www.deerparkkoa.com

Putnam

Clarence Fahnestock State Park
Clarence Fahnestock Memorial State Park offers an excellent range of activities for outdoor enthusiasts. This 14,086-acre park boasts hiking trails, picnic areas, scenic campgrounds, and abundant opportunities for boating, hunting, fishing, birding and many more activities for kids of all ages.

1498 Route 301, Carmel, NY 10512
(845) 225-7207 • http://nysparks.com/parks/133/details.aspx

Rensselaer

Adventure Bound Camping at Deer Run
Family-friendly. Tent, RV sites and cabin rentals. Planned activity program available.

200 Deer Run Drive Schaghticoke, NY 12154
(518) 664-2804 • www.abcamping.com/deerrun
 

Broken Wheel Campgrounds
The campground is situated in a valley between two mountain ranges and is located right where NY, VT and MA meet. We have big grassy sites with many pull through areas.  

61 Broken Wheel Road Petersburgh, NY 12138
(518) 658-2925 • www.brokenwheelcampground.com

Rockland

AMC Harriman Outdoor Center
An ideal destination for anyone looking for hiking, paddling, and camping opportunities in the heart of Harriman State Park at Breakneck Pond. Harriman State Park, New York’s second largest park, is located just 30 miles from Manhattan and accessible by public transportation. The Center offers common space for outdoor programs, waterfront access to 64-acre Breakneck Pond, a dining hall, and group meeting space. Accommodations include group and family cabins, tent platforms, and three-sided shelters, offering a range of overnight experiences.

200 Breakneck Road, Haverstraw, NY 10927
(617) 523-0636 x652www.outdoors.org

Ulster

Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park at Lazy River
A total of 250 sites, 242 electric, 218 hookups. Two swimming pools, interactive water park, fishing, camp store, Tiki bar, snack bar, cable TV, children’s play area, tables, fireplaces, hot showers and laundry room. Offers rustic and premium cabins for rental, some units are pet friendly.

50 Bevier Road, Gardiner, NY 12525
(845) 255-5193 • www.lazyriverny.com

Frost Valley YMCA
Outdoor recreation/conference facility with meals and programming included. Enjoy hiking by the lake or various indoor and outdoor activities. Retreats and families welcome. Frost Valley YMCS provides people of all ages and abilities with enriching, even life-altering, outdoor experiences. Located on over 5,000 acres in the heart of the Catskill Mountains, just two hours north of New York City, Frost Valley provides year-round access to nature, adventure, environmental education and fun.

2000 Frost Valley Road, Claryville, NY 12725
(845) 985-2291 • www.frostvalley.org

Westchester

Croton Point Park
Situated on a peninsula overlooking the scenic Hudson River, this 500-acre park offers cabins and sites for tents and recreational vehicles. Recreational options include a beach, hiking trails, picnic areas, ball fields, boat launch and fishing.

1A Croton Point Avenue, Croton-on-Hudson, NY 10520
(914) 862-5290 • http://parks.westchestergov.com/croton-point-park

 

Ward Pound Ridge Reservation
This 4,315-acre park is the largest in the Westchester County Parks system. Amenities include wooded areas, open spaces, miles of marked hiking and equestrian trails, pic­nic areas, fishing in the Cross River and cross-country skiing and sledding in winter. Camping facilities include open-faced lean-tos and tent sites.

Route 35 and 121 South, Cross River
(914) 864-7317 • http://parks.westchestergov.com/ward-pound-ridge-reservation