Near Sam's point, ice cave mountain, minewaska park are all nearby! 40 acres to explore with streams, a pond and hiking trails throughout. We are close to many hiking trails, state parks, restaurants, creeks, swimming, fishing and more. We are also a few minutes from angry orchard. There are 5 sites all will have installed bbq grills by April 30. There is a water spigot as well by the barn. We also hosts on other sites as well. We have a guest house that is rented also. This is in the middle of the woods but we still have all the cool stuff like tons of restaurants, breweries, wineries and farms all around. It's amazing here! Check out is a strict 11am unless prior arrangements have been made
- Check in: After 2PM
- Check out: Before 12PM
- Cancellation policy: Strict
- On arrival: Meet and greet
- Minimum nights: None
- Accepts bookings: 1 month out Weeknight discount: 10% off
The vibe at Boulder Point Tent Camp
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We had a lovely few days camping at boulder point! Beautiful woods and surroundings. Upon arrival we were met by the host and shown to the site, were also able to purchase as much firewood as we needed for the weekend. The site is not too far from the main house but far enough away where you feel completely secluded. The location is perfect for all local hiking spots in the Shawangunk mountains and Minnewaska State park. Richard was a communicative and friendly host. We had a great time!
Awesome campsites near towns and hiking. We had a great experience staying at Rich's place this past labor day weekend. We stayed in the field site which included a picnic table, a fire ring, and plenty of room for your car and tents. The site was very spacious and secluded. In addition, Rich was a great host. Super friendly, flexible, generous with his firewood, and gave us lots of recommendations for things to do around the area (hiking, restaurants & bars, towns, etc.). 10/10 would definitely recommend - we will be back for sure!
We had a wonderful time camping at Boulder Point, and Rich was a great host!
Close to NYC, yet totally private and woodsy. Amazing hiking at nearby state park trails, and lots of other stuff to do in the area.
I'd recommend the third campsite at the Boulder, (by the boulder) if you can get it!
This campsite is fantastic. A perfect little spot away from it all, but not too far away. Easily accessible from NYC and a great spot to setup camp for a few nights. There are some excellent hiking trails in the area. Richard was a fantastic host. Quick to communicate and very accommodating, we will definitely be back!
My boyfriend and I had a lovely stay at Boulder Point! Our host met us upon arrival, led us to our site, and made sure that our car wouldn't have any trouble getting in or out. He recommended awesome local restaurants and nature attractions to check out (I highly recommend hiking up to Sam's Point!). He even gave us bottles of drinking water and fire starters! We felt very well taken care of. The camping spot itself was really lovely. Perfect for hammocks! It's not the most rugged style of camping that I'm used to because it's still on someone's property (not a hike in site like on the Appalachian trail) but the convenience of driving up to the site made it perfect for a quick weekend trip from the city.
Short Summary: Highly Recommended. Beautiful property, friendly host, and plenty to explore.
Detailed Review: Upon arriving at Boulder Point Tent Camp, we were immediately greeted by Richard. He was friendly and spent time explaining to us the grounds, places to check out, and even personally lead us to the campground. The site we were at (#2) was in the woods by a gigantic boulder. Extremely quiet and peaceful with plenty of dry deadwood on the ground to fuel our fire. There were plenty of trails that lead all over the property to hike and explore. At night, we followed a trail to an open field where we could gaze up at the stars.
Quick Tip: There is a rough unimproved trail that leads to the campsite. You will likely need 4-Wheel Drive and a decent amount of ground clearance if you intend to pull up to the site. Otherwise, you can park and walk in with no problem.
Rich is great! And the site is cool, has a nice view of some mountains, fire pit, some chairs. Really all you need for a camping trip! Only note I would say is I would advise 4WD. We made it within 50-100ft of a site in a regular car but it would have been easier in 4WD! You can make it in a regular car but if you have 4WD I would definitely bring it. :)
Richard, who owns the land, was extremely welcoming. We bought wood from him and they weren’t small pieces which was nice. He showed us two different spots we could choose from. We chose the more secluded spot by the boulder. The spot was on the side of the hill and I’m not sure where someone could set up a tent but we had our roof top tent so it was fine. Also would not recommend this campsite if you don’t have 4x4. Overall we enjoyed our stay and would camp here again.