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Here's to a new year and safe travels.  We hope you enjoy Pooh's Corner as much as we enjoy having all of you great Hipcampers sharing our beautiful Fingerlakes area with us. 

PLEASE NOTE: Our sites are custom made for tent or car camping. RVs and any trailer campers are very difficult to place only because there are no easy ways to back in or turn around. We highly re

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Here's to a new year and safe travels.  We hope you enjoy Pooh's Corner as much as we enjoy having all of you great Hipcampers sharing our beautiful Fingerlakes area with us. 

PLEASE NOTE: Our sites are custom made for tent or car camping. RVs and any trailer campers are very difficult to place only because there are no easy ways to back in or turn around. We highly recommend "Havana Glen State Park" (same general area) for those types of camping units. 

Pooh's Corner lies in a rural area just 1.5 miles from Watkins Glen. We took great care to make sure each campsite is private. The trails are lined with lighting and easily navigable. A small creek runs through our property that provides beautiful ambience in the night-time. There are State Parks and places to hike one of the many gorges in and around beautiful Seneca Lake. Take a tour of the many wineries and breweries which our region is famous for (there is a winery with a Frisbee Golf course right across the road). Enjoy hiking, swimming, biking, kayaking, fishing, and many historical sites to see.

Campsite area
Tent or RV sites
8 sites
Up to 2 guests per site
Up to 2 vehicles
Wheelchair access
2WD Accessible
RV Information
Campervans and Cars allowed
Vehicles under 20 feet allowed
Pull-in site
Surface type: grass-or-field
Surface levelness: requires leveling
Generators allowed
No Travel trailers, Fifth wheels, Toy haulers, Pop-up campers, Class A RVs, Class B RVs, or Class C RVs
Doesn't accommodate slideouts
Hookups: No electricity, water, sewage, or TV connection
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Amenities
Potable water available
Kitchen available
Picnic table available
Wifi available
Laundry present
No showers
Pack it out
  • Check in: After 10AM
  • Check out: Before 2PM
  • Cancellation policy: Flexible
  • On arrival: Meet and greet
  • Minimum nights: 1 night
  • Accepts bookings: 12 months out
  • Weeknight discount: 10% off

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Activities

Offered on the Host's property or nearby.

Biking

There are plenty of country roads in our area to explore. Or take a ride by the Lake.

Boating

A boat launch for Kayaks and Canoes was added this year to Clute Park - 2 miles away. Larger boats can be put in at several lau...Read more

Fishing

Seneca Lake is famous for it's very large Lake Trout. One can also expect to catch a variety of fish including; Perch, Bass, Ca...Read more

Hiking

The Fingerlakes Region of New York is notorious for it's gorge trails and waterfalls, providing miles of scenic adventures.

Paddling

Paddling is a huge sport around here. You can explore wetlands or paddle out onto the lake. Clute Park provides free access. (2...Read more

Wind sports

Clute Park is within 3 miles of Pooh’s Corner. The park provides easy access to boat launch and water sports on Seneca Lake. Yo...Read more

Climbing

Many of the waterfalls and gorges in the area are very navigable for beginners and advanced climbers as well.

Swimming

Choose one of many parks in the immediate area to cool off in. From one of many gorges and waterfalls to a variety of very well...Read more

Wildlife watching

Expect to see an occasional Bald Eagle soaring above the tree tops. There is a large variety of birds and other wildlife to get...Read more

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Pooh’s Corner in New York.

Forest

We have spaced our campsites among the trees on our property, taking great efforts to keep the campsites as private as possible.

Lake

We are 2 miles from Seneca Lake - one of the largest of the "Finger Lakes" in NYS.

Field

There will be a 'community' spot set up one of our fields for space away from the woods.

River, stream, or creek

Countless gorges and waterfalls provide for some cooling walks up the flowing streams

Suburban

Pooh's Corner is up on a hill from Watkins Glen. Our nearest neighbor is 300 yards away.

Swimming hole

There is a small public gorge within 8 miles of the camp grounds which does have relaxing swimming holes or you can venture out...Read more

Waterfall

Our beautiful area is riddled with waterfalls and gorges. We would be happy to provide a guide to some of our favorites.

Wetlands

In Montour Falls, there is a huge wetland that is Navigatible via Kayak or canoe.

Driveway

Parking is a available on our land after you enter the property. Most sites will accommodate your vehicle.

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Hipcamper Mariette
Mariette V.
recommends this listing.
(Pooh’s hideaway )
September 24th, 2022

I enjoyed the peaceful get away and their thoughtfulness and hospitality!

Hipcamper Edgar
Edgar B.
recommends this listing.
(Kanga’s hammock )
September 19th, 2022

My wife and I car camped here the night while visiting Watkins Glen and the Finger Lakes for our anniversary. The place was adorable and had everything we needed, plus the hosts were super friendly! We will be back for sure next time we visit!

Hipcamper Jessica
Jessica S.
recommends this listing.
(Pooh’s hideaway )
September 12th, 2022

Pooh’s Corner was the perfect spot for our weekend getaway at the Finger Lakes. Matt and Sheryl welcomed us and gave us a quick tour around when we arrived. We stayed at the Pooh’s hideaway campsite which was the largest spot and the closest to the bathroom. The campsite had a campfire pit, a table with two chairs, a hammock, and a cooking grate that you could hang over the fire. There were lights that guided you to the shed that housed the toilet along with some travel guides and extra supplies. There was firewood and fresh water available right next to the shed. Overall it was a great experience and the atmosphere was very cozy. It’s only a 4 min drive from Watkins Glenn which was a nice added bonus!

Hipcamper Amy

Privacy and good people

Amy G.
recommends this listing.
(Roo’s hammock swing)
September 12th, 2022

Beautiful spot, great people, very private campsites. Would return and recommend.

Hipcamper callie

A cute hidden gem

Callie S.
recommends this listing.
(Tigger’s play place )
September 10th, 2022

Awesome campsite location! Loved all of the different options with different amenities at each one. Matt and Sheryl were so kind and gave us a great tour of their property.

Hipcamper Ana
Ana P.
recommends this listing.
(The Rabbit hole)
September 9th, 2022

Lovely place and guests

Hipcamper Robin
Robin W.
recommends this listing.
(Kanga’s hammock )
September 5th, 2022

The sites were perfect, secluded & private, welcoming host with all the information you need.

Hipcamper Louise

Cutest campsite on our entire trip

Louise L.
recommends this listing.
(Kanga’s hammock )
August 30th, 2022

We absolutely loved Pooh’s. It the kind of place where you can pull up after a long day on the road and it just has it all. Firewood for purchase. A great bathroom. And the hosts even brought us a table. The cutest campsite on our entire bike ride. The hosts were so sweet as well. And the camp space felt private.

Hipcamper Nancy

Charming and peaceful

Nancy F.
recommends this listing.
(Roo’s hammock swing)
August 23rd, 2022

Lovely site with a hammock and cute table and chairs. Lots of privacy in the sites but still quite convenient. Will look forward to returning again.

Awards

Best of 2022 New York
Finalist
Property
Pooh’s Corner
State
New York
Country
United States
$25/night
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