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!



Columbus Day Weekend

Oct 10 2015

This is the last camping weekend of the 2015 season.  We'll celebrate with a giant bonfire, music, and good cheer to keep us well through the long cold winter, until we meet again.

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Last night of Camping for 2015

Oct 14 2015

Gates close Thursday, October 15 at 3 pm.  Have a great winter!

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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.