The Best Camping in Washington

Looking for the best camping in Washington? We've got you covered with the top trails, trips, hiking, backpacking, camping and more around Washington. The detailed guides, photos, and reviews are all submitted by the Outbound community.

Top camping spots in and near Washington

  • Clinton, New Jersey

    Camp at Spruce Run Recreation Area

    There are 67 tent and trailer sites here, open from April 1 to Oct 31. You'll have access to fire rings, picnic tables, showers, and toilets from these sites, as well. There are three shelters, in addition, and six picnic areas, which have tables, charcoal grills, and restrooms. When you're not k...
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  • Blairstown, New Jersey

    Camp at Jenny Jump State Forest

    The park's 11 miles of trails include a hike up Jenny Jump Mountain for beautiful views of the surrounding area. In addition, there are opportunities for fishing, canoeing, kayaking, and hunting within the park. The park has 22 tent and trailer sites, with access to fire rings, picnic tables, sho...
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  • Hardwick Township, New Jersey

    Sunfish Pond via Appalachian Trail

    7.42 mi / 1161 ft gain
    Sunfish Pond via Appalachian Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a river located near Pahaquarry, New Jersey.
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  • Columbia, New Jersey

    Camp at Worthington State Forest

    4.0
    Hike to some of the best views in northern New Jersey on over 26 miles of trail. Highlights include a section of the Appalachian Trail (7 miles) leading to a glacial lake, the challenging hike to the peak of Mt. Tammany (1527 ft), and the Rockcores Trail, a new interpretive trail. Best way to see...
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  • Hardwick Township, New Jersey

    Sunfish Pond via Appalachian Trail

    9.81 mi / 922 ft gain
    Sunfish Pond via Appalachian Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a lake located near Blairstown, New Jersey.
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  • Hardwick Township, New Jersey

    Kaiser, Appalachian, Rattlesnake Swamp, and Coppermine Trails Loop

    12.12 mi / 1532 ft gain
    Kaiser, Appalachian, Rattlesnake Swamp, and Coppermine Trails Loop is a loop trail that takes you by a lake located near Blairstown, New Jersey.
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  • Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area, Pennsylvania

    Kayak/Camp in the Delaware Water Gap

    5.0
    15 mi
    Take a multi-day kayak or canoe trip in the Delaware Water Gap! Starting at the launch area at Milford Beach, you can kayak downstream in remote waters for 12-13 miles before you reach campsites for your first night of camping on the water. The next day, you can kayak about 6-7 more miles before ...
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  • Tinicum Township, Pennsylvania

    High Cliffs

    4.4 mi / 640 ft gain
    High Cliffs is a loop trail that takes you by a river located near Pipersville, Pennsylvania.
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  • Stockton, New Jersey

    Delaware and Raritan Feeder Canal (North & South) Trails

    7.21 mi / 151 ft gain
    Delaware and Raritan Feeder Canal (North & South) Trails is a 7.3 kilometer loop trail located near Delaware Township, New Jersey.
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  • Layton, New Jersey

    Buttermilk Falls and Crater Lake Loop Trail

    6.74 mi / 1293 ft gain
    Buttermilk Falls and Crater Lake Loop Trail is a loop trail that takes you by a lake located near Layton, New Jersey.
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  • Sparta, New Jersey

    Morris County High Point Via Ogden Mine Railroad Bed

    4.88 mi / 538 ft gain
    Morris County High Point Via Ogden Mine Railroad Bed is a loop trail that takes you through a nice forest located near Lake Hopatcong, New Jersey.
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  • Sandyston, New Jersey

    Stokes Select Trail via Appalachian Trail

    14.02 mi / 1565 ft gain
    Stokes Select Trail via Appalachian Trail is a loop trail that takes you by a lake located near Frankford Township, New Jersey.
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  • Sandyston, New Jersey

    Stoney Brook Trail via Appalachian Trail Loop

    5.82 mi / 663 ft gain
    Stoney Brook Trail via Appalachian Trail Loop is a loop trail that takes you by a lake located near Frankford Township, New Jersey.
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  • Sandyston, New Jersey

    Normanook Tower via Appalachian Trail Loop

    4.99 mi / 656 ft gain
    Normanook Tower via Appalachian Trail Loop is a loop trail that takes you by a lake located near Branchville, New Jersey.
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  • Sandyston, New Jersey

    Sunrise Mountain and High Point via Appalachian Trail

    19.85 mi / 2034 ft gain
    Sunrise Mountain and High Point via Appalachian Trail is a loop trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Branchville, New Jersey.
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  • Sandyston, New Jersey

    Stokes Forest Loop Trail

    11.2 mi / 1352 ft gain
    Stokes Forest Loop Trail is a loop trail that takes you by a waterfall located near Branchville, New Jersey.
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