River, stream, or creek RV camping near Syracuse

This historic city on the Erie Canal is home to emerald lakes, snow-shoeing and a huge state fair.

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Tilden Hill Farm

16 sites · RVs, Tents155 acres · Vernon, NY
Relax at Tilden Hill Farm its a 155 acre farm raising Black Angus Cattle it has been in the Brewer family for seven generations. Founded in 1798 by Josiah Brewer, the farm has served as a grist mill, chicken farm, cheese factory. We offer several types of site selection for your comfort. Choose from our private tent camping to relaxing RV sites. Our tent sites are quiet and scenic, just a quick walk down to the pond. Some of our sites you can park next to, but a few you will have to walk ~100 yards with your belongings. Tent sites have a porta-john and homemade outdoor shower for your enjoyment! Our RV sites have full hookups: water, electric and also a dump station.Once settled in, take a meandering walk through our 4 miles of walking trails or find your way down to our pond. Water activities are plentiful: fishing for bass, swimming, canoeing, kayaking, we accommodate it all!We look forward to seeing you at Tilden Hill Farm where you can "Experience a Family Tradition"
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The Green Heron

7 sites · RVs, Tents70 acres · Ithaca, NY
My property is about 70 acres of wildflower meadows, ponds, organic grain farm and forest located about 10 minutes northwest of Ithaca and 20 min from Finger Lakes wine trails. Enjoy walking along the dirt road and mown trails throughout the property, wild raspberry and blackberry picking, bird and wildlife watching and some incredible sunsets! The campsites are located well off the main road for privacy and seclusion. A convenience store and gas station are located about a mile down the road. This is a peaceful and beautiful place to stay.
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Six circles farm

2 sites · RVs, Tents35 acres · Lodi, NY
Six Circles farm is located in the majestic geographical center of the finger lakes, in the heart of wine country. We grow over 80 varieties of vegetables, fruit, and herbs with our main crop being the versatile, tasty, seductive, and immune boosting garlic. The Eisman Family has cultivated this land with ecological and restorative intentions since 1992. Learn more about this land: Private tent sites with lake or forest views and nature trails. On an organic vegetable family farm with tours available. Foraging encouraged.  Nearby restaurants, wineries and national forest.
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Meadow Basecamp

3 sites · RVs, Tents40 acres · Freeville, NY
As you enter the campsite, you'll be greeted by the neatly mowed plot, offering ample space for setting up tents, camping chairs, and a private fire pit. The well-maintained area ensures a comfortable and clean environment for campers to relax and enjoy their time in nature. The land is vast and super private. Each site has surrounding trees for privacy and a beautiful view of 40 Acres of land to explore. We offer an exclusive site that offers an off-grid experience while also being close to a bunch of activities such as hiking, swimming, boating, mountain biking, and more! We do NOT offer showers at this time. We apologize for any inconvenience. Here are some activities you can enjoy near us! All within a 20-mile radius from Basecamp! Wine Tasting: Explore the Finger Lakes region's renowned wineries, such as the Cayuga Lake Wine Trail or the Seneca Lake Wine Trail, and indulge in wine tastings and vineyard tours. Golfing: Tee off at one of the local golf courses, such as the Robert Trent Jones Golf Course at Cornell University or the Trumansburg Golf Course. Museums and Galleries: Visit the Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art at Cornell University or explore downtown Ithaca, which has various art galleries and museums showcasing local and contemporary artwork. Farmers Markets: Experience the vibrant local food scene by visiting farmers markets, such as the Ithaca Farmers Market, where you can find fresh produce, artisanal goods, and local crafts. Outdoor Adventures: Engage in outdoor activities like camping, bird-watching, or nature walks at places like the Finger Lakes National Forest or the Cayuga Nature Center. Performing Arts: Enjoy live performances, concerts, or theatrical productions at venues like the State Theatre of Ithaca or the Hangar Theatre. Shopping and Dining: Explore the unique shops, boutiques, and restaurants in downtown Ithaca, offering a diverse range of cuisines and locally-made products. Hiking: - Robert H. Treman State Park: Approximately 11 miles - Buttermilk Falls State Park: Approximately 10 miles - Cayuga Lake State Park: Approximately 10 miles - Taughannock Falls State Park: Approximately 15 miles Fishing: - Fall Creek: Approximately 9 miles - Cayuga Lake: Approximately 10 miles Horseback Riding: - Cayuga Riding Center: Approximately 10 miles - Highland Horse Farm: Approximately 8 miles - Cornell University Equestrian Center: Approximately 7 miles Mountain Biking: - Greek Peak Mountain Resort: Approximately 15 miles - Shindagin Hollow State Forest: Approximately 20 miles - Hammond Hill State Forest: Approximately 16 miles Please note that trail conditions and accessibility may vary, so it's recommended to check with local authorities or mountain biking clubs for the latest information before heading out. Additionally, always practice trail etiquette and respect any rules or regulations in place. Also keep in mind that availability, prices, and specific activities may vary, so it's advisable to contact each location directly for more information, including reservations and any age or experience restrictions.
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Moomin Valley

10 sites · RVs, Tents5 acres · Cazenovia, NY
Nestled in the heart of Nelson, NY, this camping location offers a charming retreat surrounded by the picturesque beauty of the region. Located near Cazenovia Lake, the campsite provides easy access to water activities such as kayaking and fishing. The lush forest that envelopes the area is home to a diverse array of flora and fauna, creating an immersive natural experience. Hiking trails wind through the woods, leading to stunning viewpoints that showcase the rolling hills and tranquil landscapes that define the area. As day turns to night, the serene atmosphere makes for optimal stargazing, with minimal light pollution allowing the constellations to shine brilliantly. This camping spot in Nelson, NY, offers a harmonious blend of outdoor adventure and peaceful relaxation. Complimentary firewood included with each reservation.
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Hawk Meadow Farm

3 sites · RVs, Tents68 acres · Trumansburg, NY
Hawk Meadow Farm is a 68 acre working woodland mushroom farm. Our camp sites are spacious and private. A generous amount of firewood is included with your booking! All of our sites can be accessed by car. Our farm specializes in log-grown woodland mushrooms such as shiitake, lion's mane, turkey tail and oyster. We use the mushrooms to make medicinal tinctures and sell fresh or dried to local area restaurants. Visit our farm store while you are here! We usually have fresh shiitakes available for purchase as well as our other farm products. We follow organic methods and sustainable practices in all that we do, and our farm is inspired by the principles of permaculture. We have a great love and respect for the natural world and strive to work in harmony with nature not only in all our agricultural practices, but in just living our lives. Stay with us, reconnect to nature and recharge your spirit!
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JR Warrick Farm

5 sites · RVs, Tents125 acres · Sterling, NY
Our farm is the largest remaining parcel of a property that was payment to a solider for his service in the war of 1812. We currently have about 60 acres that we actively farm, with our home, barn and trails on the remaining 65 acres. We have several walking trails, a gathering place in the pines, and blind sodus bay creek running along the southern edge. There is also a small pond and stone fences throughout. Located 1.5 miles from the quaint village of Fair Haven and Fair Haven Beach State Park. Sterling Nature Center, Sterling Renaissance Festival and Chimney Bluffs State Park are short drives away. There is water on site for filling up, as well as a portable toilet.
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Al 's camp

2 sites · Tents40 acres · Dresden, NY
We bought this property because we enjoy nature and wildlife. This woodlot was formally used as a boy's Scout camp.Learn more about this land:There's room for 1 camper or pitch your tents. Have access to a picnic table and firepit. Enjoy the nature by hiking the trails on our 40 acres. We are close to the Seneca lake, also the Keuka outlet trail for biking or hiking. Watkins glen is 18m away. We also offer free firewood.
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Robinia in Glenwood Heights

3 sites · RVs, Tents24 acres · Ithaca, NY
Robinia in Glenwood Heights is a working homestead located on 24 acres of mostly forested land. The predominant species in the mixed hardwood forests are Robinia Pseudoacacia (Black locust) and Black Walnut. There are places on the land and a short walk away along DuBois and Glenwood Heights Roads where there are wonderful views of Cayuga Lake. It is less than a mile walk or ride to the Black Diamond Trail, a hiking and biking trail that extends four+ miles North to Taughannock Falls State Park and four+ miles South to Cass Park, the Ithaca Children's Garden, and the City of Ithaca Municipal Pool. And all of downtown Ithaca. Hundreds of adjacent (although not accessible) acres are wildlife preserves, abandoned orchards, and a working honey bee and bison farm. Bathroom and hot showers available in the house, included in price, indoor kitchen and an on-site enclosed porch space for rainy days available for separate fee. Gardening, produce and flower-picking can be arranged on-site in season. Within biking distance of Finger Lakes National Forest in Hector. Located half-way between Ithaca and Trumansburg, down a long driveway. Amazingly quiet and private.
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Camp on the Organic Blueberry Pond!

7 sites · RVs, Tents250 acres · Pulaski, NY
Welcome to Grindstone Farm, a well-established organic farm in Upstate New York, near Lake Ontario and the famous Salmon River of Pulaski, NY. We specialize in premium organic produce, particularly our asparagus and blueberries. Our farm features a beautiful blueberry pond where we host campers, farm to table dinners, music festivals and events. Our current camping area is a private rustic space with water views around our blueberry pond, tucked away from the main roads. We can accommodate RVs and also offer rustic cabins, although they have not yet been opened for the season. Currently, we welcome all car and tent campers. If interested in rustic cabin inquire about availability. We will always take special request and needs under consideration, so always feel free to reach out. Amenities include flushing toilets, a covered pavilion with accessible grills, tenting sites, washing stations, a fire area, and during the summer months, kayaking and swimming. Local attractions and sites, if you choose to leave our little slice of heaven include.... Lake Ontario Beaches and kayaking waterways, Salmon River and Salmon River Fishing, and Salmon River Falls (beautiful 110 ft waterfall), with of course limitless day trips in every direction. Consider us for your intimate camping excursions, when you seek just peace and nature, but also for large groups and celebrations. Join us as well, for our hosted events such as music, food, festivals, etc where events will be announced primarily on Instagram and Facebook.
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Williams Corners

2 sites · RVs10 acres · Morrisville, NY
We are a family that travels in our RV fulltime and have created this private oasis for travelers to unwind. This location is in a quiet area in the rolling hills of Morrisville. Our property is a rolling hill with views from the top and a pond and flat area at the bottom to play. We are 5-10 minutes from a couple of small lakes for boating and fishing and 15 minutes from larger Cazenovia lake. We are also close to Delphi falls that has hiking and a really nice waterfall to visit and walk in. There are other local parks and hiking in the area for things to do. We are only 5 minutes out of Morrisville and 15 minutes to the town of Cazenovia and Hamilton (weekend farmers markets). There are plenty of places to visit that are close including local wineries and 3 casinos within 30 minutes. Some day trip attractions: Eaton Reservoir- paddling less that 10 min Cazenovia Lake - swimming, paddling 15 min Chittenango Falls - hiking 20 min Green Lakes State park - swimming, paddling, hiking 30 min Rexford Falls - hiking 30 min The Wild Animal Park - Zoo with safari 30 min Jamesville Beach Park - swimming, paddling 35 min Tinker Falls - hiking 35 min Pixley Falls - hiking 1 hr Carpenter Falls - hiking 1hr Fillmore Glen State Park - waterfall, hiking approx 1 hr Ithaca gorges and waterfalls 1 hr 30-1 hr 45 minutes away Corning Glass and Watkins Glen 2 hrs Howe Caverns 1 hr 30 minutes Old Forge and Enchanted Water Safari 1 hr 30 NY City 4 hr 30 minutes
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Fox Hollow Salmon River Camping

10 sites · RVs, TentsAltmar, NY
Just a great location to go Salmon fishing or kick back & relax.Learn more about this land:Pitch your tent 5 minutes from the Salmon River, take a short walk & start fishing in the summer (June, July, August) for Small Mouth Bass, Atlantic Salmon, or a summer run Steelhead. September & October world class King & Coho Salmon, mid October thru May is Steelhead fishing. In just a short 10 minute drive you can visit the Salmon River hatchery & 5 minutes up the road from there is the Salmon River Falls.
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Camping near Syracuse, New York just got better with over 1,600 RV-friendly options available on Hipcamp, all located near the river. With options as low as $10 per night and an average price of $40 per night, you can enjoy a peaceful retreat with amenities such as campfires, toilets, and showers. For those seeking adventure, popular activities include snow sports, wildlife watching, and fishing. Check out top campsites such as ZiegenVine Homestead (230 reviews), Tilden Hill Farm (209 reviews), and Waterfall Creek (197 reviews) for the best camping experience.

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