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The Best Camping in Colchester

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

Top camping spots in and near Colchester

  • Ausable Chasm, New York

    Ausable Chasm

    1.84 mi / 210 ft gain
    Ausable Chasm is a loop trail that takes you past scenic surroundings located near Peru, New York.
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  • Stowe, Vermont

    Hike Mt. Mansfield via the Long Trail

    5.0
    4.8 mi / 2800 ft gain
    There are several options to reach the summit of Mount Mansfield. The Toll Road (which, appropriately, has a toll to use it), the Laura Cowles trail, the Sunset Ridge trail, Haselton Trail, the Hellbrook Trail… The most popular trail from the east side of the mountain, however, is the section o...
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  • Duxbury, Vermont

    Camel's Hump Summit via Monroe Trail

    4.8
    6.22 mi / 2572 ft gain
    You'll begin your Monroe Trail hike at approximately 1500', parking in one of three designated gravel lots along Camel's Hump Road in Duxbury. This trail is 6.8 miles round trip, and gains approximately 2583' in elevation. It is located on the east side of the mountain. Much of your hike will ...
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  • Lincoln, Vermont

    The Long Trail / Monroe Skyline (Gap to Gap)

    10.43 mi / 2283 ft gain
    The Long Trail / Monroe Skyline (Gap to Gap) is a point-to-point trail where you may see beautiful wildflowers located near Waitsfield, Vermont.
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  • Lake Placid, New York

    Copperas Pond

    0.89 mi / 335 ft gain
    Copperas Pond is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a lake located near Lake Placid, New York.
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  • Keene Valley, New York

    The Wolfjaws via Range Trail and John's Brook Trail

    15.6 mi / 4813 ft gain
    The Wolfjaws via Range Trail and John's Brook Trail is a loop trail that takes you by a waterfall located near Keene Valley, New York.
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  • Keene Valley, New York

    Dix Mountain via Dix Trail

    13.13 mi / 3648 ft gain
    Dix Mountain via Dix Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a lake located near Keene Valley, New York.
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  • Keene Valley, New York

    Roaring Brook and Washbowl Loop

    4.88 mi / 2579 ft gain
    Roaring Brook and Washbowl Loop is a loop trail that takes you by a lake located near Keene Valley, New York.
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  • Keene Valley, New York

    Backpack the Dix Range

    4.5
    17 mi
    Day 1The trail begins about a mile past the intersection of Rt. 73 and Rt. 9 just east of a bridge over the North Fork Boquet River. Note: this trail is unmarked, so be sure to have an accurate map of the area. I recommend going to The Mountaineer store in Keene Valley and asking one of the cler...
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  • Keene Valley, New York

    Roaring Brook Lookout, Giant Mountain, Giant Washbowl Loop

    7.21 mi / 3271 ft gain
    Roaring Brook Lookout, Giant Mountain, Giant Washbowl Loop is a loop trail that takes you by a lake located near Keene Valley, New York.
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  • Keene Valley, New York

    HG Leach Trail to Colvin Trail to Lake Road Loop

    18.13 mi / 6073 ft gain
    HG Leach Trail to Colvin Trail to Lake Road Loop is a loop trail that takes you by a river located near Keene Valley, New York.
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  • Keene Valley, New York

    Nippletop, Indian Head, Gothics

    5.0
    21.55 mi / 7631 ft gain
    We completed this loop over the course of 3 days in late June, however for those who pack extraordinarily light and/or travel extraordinarily fast, this loop could be completed in 2 days. There are also a plethora of trail intersections to either extend or shorten your loop to different preferenc...
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  • Keene Valley, New York

    Upper and Lower Wolfjaw Trail

    11.25 mi / 3747 ft gain
    Upper and Lower Wolfjaw Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a waterfall located near Keene Valley, New York.
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  • Keene Valley, New York

    Armstrong Mountain via Weld Trail

    14.84 mi / 3911 ft gain
    Armstrong Mountain via Weld Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a waterfall located near Keene Valley, New York.
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  • Keene Valley, New York

    Bear Den Trail to Dial Mountain and Nippletop

    12.73 mi / 3914 ft gain
    Bear Den Trail to Dial Mountain and Nippletop is a loop trail that takes you by a river located near Keene Valley, New York.
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  • Keene, New York

    Basin Mountain Saddleback Mountain Loop via Phelps Trail

    15.16 mi / 3665 ft gain
    Basin Mountain Saddleback Mountain Loop via Phelps Trail is a loop trail that takes you by a waterfall located near Keene Valley, New York.
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