A Relaxing Camping Experience in New York’s Catskill Mountains     

Do you need a break from your hectic schedule and countless responsibilities? At Rip Van Winkle Campground we believe that everyone deserves a slow down. We invite you to leave the fast life behind and escape to our 160-acre woodland paradise. As our guests you can relax, recharge, and revive in one of the most beautiful places on earth while you and your loved ones share special moments that will last a lifetime.

Your relaxation is our business and we take that very seriously.

Rip Van Winkle provides the best of both worlds! We offer spacious sites to tuck you away from the world while still providing the modern amenities necessary for your comfort.

We are conveniently located in the Catskill/Hudson Valley Region, 2 1⁄2 miles from the New York State Thruway (I-87) Exit 20 Saugerties, NY.

Come visit us in the magical land of Rip Van Winkle!

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Cabin Rentals

Cabin Rentals

Have you ever dreamed of having a quaint cabin in the woods?  Make your dream a reality at Rip Van Winkle Campground. Between the amenities and the location, you'll never want to leave.

Rivers Edge

Rivers Edge

The sounds of water gurgling across the rocks, the splash of trout jumping, and the frogs calling. The promise of wading in a clear mountain stream.

Fun Zones

Fun Zones

With 9 Fun Zones there's something for everyone!  Fish in the pond, swim in the pool, race your RC cars, and more!  There's fun for all at Rip Van Winkle Campground!

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07.04.15

Independence Day!

Jul 4 2015

Enjoy our trout fishing, Bass fishing, pedal boats, horseshoes, hayrides, bingo, RC track (bring your own cars), outdoor games, swimming, bingo, arcade, and movies. Saugerties hosts Independence Day parade, car show, events at Cantine Field, and Fireworks.

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07.11.15

Old West Cook-Off

Jul 11 2015

Cook up some western grub and enter the cook-off contest! Try it over the fire for a really amazing flavor! Categories of Judging: Best Meat, Chili, and Dessert. Cook-off participants sign up in the office before noon on Saturday for instructions. Judging at 5:00pm. Potluck dinner open to everyone, 5:30pm (Please bring a dish to share if you don't enter the cook-off contest.).

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”So another camping season comes to an end and we were only able to visit once this year, bummer. Love the new office/store and of course the proper..“

- Corkie S.