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Rip Van Winkle Campgrounds

149 Blue Mountain Rd (CR-35)
Saugerties, NY 12477
(888) 720-1232
Location: 42.09249, -74.01863

Open Apr 1 - Oct 15
Last Year's Rate
$40 to $54
Card(s) Accepted
debit cards   discover   visa   mastercard


Type (Campground)
Dump Station
Partial Handicap Access
Emergency Phone


Folding Tent Campers Allowed
Pets Welcome
Tent Camping Allowed


Total Spaces (176)
Spaces Available (106)
Width (40)
Max Length (75)
All-Weather Sites (106)
30 Amp
50 Amp
Seasonal Sites
Shaded (Mostly)
Big Rig Sites
Full Hookups (100)
Water Only (6)
Electric Only (6)
Max Amps (50)
Pull-thrus (34)
Pull-thru Size (40 x 75)
Back-ins (40 x 60)
Room for Slideouts (Yes)
Site Length (75)
Fire Rings
Table at Site
Tent-Only Sites (50)


Cabin/Cottage Rentals (2)


Privacy Barrier


WiFi at Overnite Sites
WiFi at Park
WiFi at Park Supports Mobile Devices
On-Site WiFi Tech Support
7 Devices supported per Overnite Site
106 Sites with WiFi

Recreational Facilities

Heated Pool
Water Slide
Paddle Boats
Body Of Water (Plattekill River)
Rec Hall
Game Room
Planned Activities
Outdoor Games
Driving Range
Exercise Room
Nature Trails

Other Amenities & Services

Road Condition (Good)
Road Type (All Weather)
Restroom and Showers
Restroom/Showers ($)
Control Access Gate
RV Supplies
Metered LP Gas
Onsite RV Service
RV Storage
Guest Services
Staffed RV Wash
Fishing Supplies
Onsite Rentals (2)
Restrooms $


AAA Discount
Military Discount
Good Sam Discount

On-Site Rentals

Customer Reviews

Rip Van Winkle Campgrounds
Avg Rating 4.5out of 5 stars 4.5 out of 5 stars  (4) Reviews
4.5 out of 5 stars   Avg Facility Rating
interior roads, sites, registration area, hookups, recreation, swimming, security, laundry, store and building maintenance...
4 out of 5 stars   Avg Restroom Rating
cleanliness and physical characteristics of restrooms, including interior construction, adequate supplies/odor free, adequate number of facilities, exterior appearance and location in relation to park spaces, and interior appearance.
4.5 out of 5 stars   Avg Appeal Rating
the park's setting and site layout, function and identification of signage, overall exterior building maintenance, noise, trash disposal, litter and debris around the grounds and sites, and appearance of grounds, sites and entrance area.


Reviews: 5
Helpful Reviews: 0
Good Sam Member

Date of Stay: September, 2017
4 out of 5 stars   Overall Rating
4 out of 5 stars   Facility Rating
4 out of 5 stars   Restroom Rating
4 out of 5 stars   Appeal Rating
We called this park late in the afternoon on a Friday, they said they could put us in overflow (field) parking. I expected an empty field boy was I surprised. The area was at the back of the park alright but it had water, electric, cable and WIFI (no sewer). Frankly, if I were staying for some time I would prefer this quite more open area. The park area itself has narrow rough gravel roads but appears to accommodate the big rigs just fine. It has many season sites but all are kept very nice. The bathroom we used was very small, toilet only, but extremely clean. The check-in store area was clean and busy and the staff friendly and helpful. We had pizza delivered to our camper and it was really good.
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Reviews: 8
Helpful Reviews: 6
Good Sam Member

Date of Stay: September, 2016
5 out of 5 stars   Overall Rating
5 out of 5 stars   Facility Rating
4 out of 5 stars   Restroom Rating
5 out of 5 stars   Appeal Rating
Very nice place. The bathrooms and sites are kept clean. The staff is friendly and helpful. The sites are roomy and arranged to maximize privacy. This is my first visit, but definitely will be a place I stay on a regular basis.
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Reviews: 3
Helpful Reviews: 3
Good Sam Member

Date of Stay: September, 2015
4 out of 5 stars   Overall Rating
4 out of 5 stars   Facility Rating
3 out of 5 stars   Restroom Rating
4 out of 5 stars   Appeal Rating
Stayed a week here and enjoyed it. Very nice campground. Site was fairly level and electric was clean. Good hiking in the area. Restrooms were clean. Our kids are young adults now, but the younger kids in the park seemed to be enjoying themselves. We would definitely use this campground again.
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Reviews: 1
Helpful Reviews: 1
Good Sam Member

Date of Stay: April, 2015
5 out of 5 stars   Overall Rating
5 out of 5 stars   Facility Rating
5 out of 5 stars   Restroom Rating
5 out of 5 stars   Appeal Rating
This was our first year as a seasonal at Rip Van Winkle. This is a nice and well run campground. The staff are there if you run into any problems. They have kept the trees so you really feel you are in the woods. Can't wait to go back next year.
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From Jct of I-87 & SR-212 (exit 20), W 2.4 mi on SR-212 to CR-35, N 0.5 mi (L)
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