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The Best Camping in New Paltz

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

Top camping spots in and near New Paltz

  • Staatsburg, New York

    Camp at Mills Norrie State Park

    4.0
    Mills Norrie State Park is really the sumtotal of two parks: Margaret Lewis Norrie and Ogden & Ruth Livingston Mills State Parks, joined together by the Hudson River. Located in lower New York, it combines the rural beauty of the state with easy access to and from the city. Camping at Mills N...
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  • Kerhonkson, New York

    Long Path Section 16

    9.58 mi / 1535 ft gain
    Long Path Section 16 is a point-to-point trail that takes you by a waterfall located near Kerhonkson, New York.
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  • Kingston, New York

    Onteora Lake Trail

    7.29 mi / 581 ft gain
    Onteora Lake Trail is a loop trail that takes you by a lake located near Kingston, New York.
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  • Montgomery, New York

    Diamond Lake Loop

    1.8 mi / 112 ft gain
    Diamond Lake Loop is a loop trail that takes you by a lake located near Cragsmoor, New York.
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  • Beacon, New York

    Malouf's Mountain Camp on Mt. Beacon

    7.02 mi / 2087 ft gain
    Starting in the quaint town of Beacon there are a couple of options for hikes of varying difficulty. From the station the walk is about 1.5 miles to the trail heads, alternatively if you choose to stay the night at Malouf's Mountain Sunset Campground you can arrange for the host to meet you, take...
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  • Grahamsville, New York

    Long Path Section 17

    6.75 mi / 2831 ft gain
    Long Path Section 17 is a point-to-point trail where you may see local wildlife located near Grahamsville, New York.
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  • Cornwall, New York

    Schunemunk Mountain via Western Ridge Trail Loop

    7.47 mi / 1588 ft gain
    Schunemunk Mountain via Western Ridge Trail Loop is a loop trail that takes you by a river located near Salisbury Mills, New York.
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  • Woodstock, New York

    Overlook Mountain and Echo Lake

    8.5 mi / 2221 ft gain
    Overlook Mountain and Echo Lake is an out-and-back trail that takes you through a nice forest located near Bearsville, New York.
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  • Woodstock, New York

    Indian Head Mountain and Echo Lake via Overlook

    18.38 mi / 4432 ft gain
    Indian Head Mountain and Echo Lake via Overlook is a loop trail that takes you by a lake located near Woodstock, New York.
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  • Stanfordville, New York

    Stissing Mountain Full Loop

    2.25 mi / 236 ft gain
    Stissing Mountain Full Loop is a loop trail that takes you by a river located near Stanfordville, New York.
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  • Cold Spring, New York

    Appalachian Trail: Canopus Lake to Graymoor

    11.76 mi / 1306 ft gain
    Appalachian Trail: Canopus Lake to Graymoor is a point-to-point trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Putnam Valley, New York.
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  • Claryville, New York

    Long Path Section 18

    8.61 mi / 2749 ft gain
    Long Path Section 18 is a point-to-point trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Claryville, New York.
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  • Claryville, New York

    Peekamoose and Table Mountains Trail

    8.77 mi / 2077 ft gain
    Peekamoose and Table Mountains Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a waterfall located near Claryville, New York.
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  • Claryville, New York

    Slide Mountain via Pheonicia-East Branch Trail

    10.49 mi / 2106 ft gain
    Slide Mountain via Pheonicia-East Branch Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a river located near Claryville, New York.
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  • Phoenicia, New York

    Samuel's Point via Phoenicia East Branch Trail

    9.56 mi / 2474 ft gain
    Samuel's Point via Phoenicia East Branch Trail is an out-and-back trail that provides a good opportunity to view wildlife located near Phoenicia, New York.
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  • Phoenicia, New York

    Wittenberg and Cornell Mountains Trail

    8.19 mi / 2838 ft gain
    Wittenberg and Cornell Mountains Trail is an out-and-back trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Phoenicia, New York.
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