13 RV Parks near Groton, New York
We did however find 13 campgrounds within 25 miles of Groton. You can also find a list of cities with campgrounds or RV Parks near Groton in the left hand column.
Jun 2016 - $29.00
NY Site 55 Sunday June 5, 2016 Cost: $28.75 This park has about 10 sites with electricity and 60 sites all located in the woods. Our site was huge with a picnic table and fire pit and an easy walk to the bath house. There are hiking trails along the gorge viewing five waterfalls and geological formations. Fishing is allowed and in the winter snowmobiling and cross country skiing. Other activities are baseball, basketball, bird watching, picnic tables, playground and recreation programs. There is a spring fed old fashion swimming hole during the summer. The bath houses are clean and it is a quiet campground during the week. The hiking trail to the main waterfall is a easy half mile walk. Very easy and definitely worth it. One can continue on the two rim trails or the gorge trail which goes across the river a number of times. I would make reservations for the weekends and in the summer. We would return to this campground! North on route 38A to 20 west in Seneca Falls is the National Women's Rights Historic Museum which is free but worth a stop! Very well done! - gsnakehill
Sep 2012 - $35.00
We used this park to bike around Owasco Lake. There are 10 electric only sites. Site 54 had 50 amps, the other 9 have 30 amp. Site 51 is satellite friendly, a few more may be. Sites are asphalt and level, with a lot of grassy space between sites, all with picnic tables and a fire ring. The nonelectric sites are all grass. It is well kept, a very nice state park. There are very nice hiking trails and a natural swimming pond in the summer. Great for dogs! Did not use the bath house but it is tiled and looks nice. No wifi, but good Verizon 3G service and acceptable ATT service. There is a seviceable market in Moravia one mile away for essentials. Very quiet this time of year and we would come back. Price reflects non NY resident. - harrisgowing
Sep 2008 - $47.00
We stayed here in a cabin as a base for some winery tours. The park itself is beautiful with miles of hiking trails along the creek. In the summer they dam a section and have a swimming area. The bathrooms by the cabins are a little older but were kept clean (with the exception of some bugs in the showers). There is a new shower house/bathroom in the camping area which is very nice but the water did not get as hot as it did in the older shower house. The cabin was decent with an apartment sized fridge/freezer and also a stove/oven. The cabins only have twin beds (one bunk bed and 2 separate beds). We ended up pushing the 2 beds together (not easy as they are kind of heavy). I will warn that the mattresses are HARD. We were lucky enough to have water right next to our cabin. We also brought an electric heater with us as the cabins have no heat and no fans. It was also nice that we were able to have our dogs in the cabin with us. We would definitely rent a cabin here again. - chemgoddess1
Aug 2017 - $25.00
This is a city park operated by the City of Lancing. It is on a lake/river. The sites are gravel and level. The power was stable & the water was good, On a summer Sunday afternoon, the park was very crowded and the campground was mostly full. The sites are very close to one another. The campsites are unshaded, but because DirecTV satellites are low in the horizon, tall trees in center of park blocked a signal. There are only 2 OTA stations available. The Verizon signal good. I would stay again, but only for an overnight, perhaps two. - SunStar203
Jun 2016 - $25.00
What a gem. Surprised that Myers Park hasn't been reviewed before. A town park located right on Cayuga Lake! No pool but who needs it when you have the lake? Sites are at back of park, but can see a little from sites and easy walk. Our site (#11) required a couple boards to level but overall fairly level. Reservations REQUIRED; you must call during business hours. Only campground in county directly on the lake. About 2 1/2 miles to some shopping and 5 miles to good shopping (restaurants, groceries, hardware, etc), 10 miles to downtown Ithaca. Wonderful onsite host. "Bathroom" near camping are a couple porta-potties, flush and showers in the swimming area. Train behind park runs twice a day - on most days. - BandD
Sep 2016 - $50.00
Caveat: the camp was closing, as almost all the seasonal people were gone. So the camp might not have been kept as well as it would be in the summer.
Do not expect 50 amps. We chose 50 amps when reserving the site, and the outlet was changed after we arrived. But the breaker remained a 30 amp, and that is what we got. - J M Rowe
May 2016 - $40.00
We had electric and water hookup that worked fine (full hookups are available). Our 38' fifth wheel was an easy fit in our pull through site. Campsites are in a level, grassy field with lots of trees. Propane and camp store sales are available as is a laundry room. Staff was very friendly. The campground is close to town and an easy access off-81. We will definitely stay here again. - Melodycthomas
Jul 2015 - $45.00
This park said they had 50 amps. With our class A we need that to efficiently run it. Once there we discovered that was not true. The wiring was incorrect. Voltage also very low. Had to use generator every time we wanted to use any thing. Complained. They offered a $5 discount. They would not honor passport America either. Suggest big rigs go elsewhere. People were in nìce but park not suitable. - carnbru
Apr 2017 - $14.00
Stopped here during a pouring rain. A fellow from the office went out to see which site had least water. This is an older park with older services, but they work. - Rv Sun Seeker
Oct 2016 - $24.00
Stayed here for a week. There are no 50amp sites only 30. Considering it was fall and cool, this worked out ok. We only used our AC a couple times but we couldn't use more than 1 heating element at a time (microwave and coffee maker, for example).
Would definitely not stay here in the summer time. One of their rules is you can't run your AC while you are off the property. That's not going to happen with us especially if we are leaving our two dogs home and have to leave.
Another negative is they have no sewer sites but the "honey wagon" comes around on Monday's and Fridays (extra cost involved).
The park was nearly empty so very quiet. We will be in the area next year at this same time and will be staying here again. All the sites are back in. - CaSm1993
Mar 2016 - $14.00
No sewers, and no water at this time of the year, but for the $14 Passport rate, this place is okay. You get a spot by the lake with 30 amp power and a dump station on the way out if needed. A lot of sites had satellite dishes or patios left behind, suggesting there are probably a good number of seasonal campers in summer. There was only one other RV there when we stayed over. The place hosts country music shows and dances every weekend all year and I'll bet it's lively in the summer. - Voyageurs
Aug 2017 - $35.00
This park is in a great location. Very near to lots of activities such as Ithaca and Watkins Glen. The park itself could use a serious clean up. The sites are a bit overgrown; I don't think they've been 'weed wacked' in a while. The site number signs could use a coat of fresh paint along with the signage out on the road. The bathrooms and showers....well, they should be bulldozed and rebuilt. The owners/staff were super helpful about the area and very friendly. We spoke with several of the full timer's and they were great as well. Overall a mixed campground. Great potential but needs some help. - techieguy
May 2017 - $34.00
Jammed with people on the weekend. Better during the week. People's sites are trashy looking. Mostly dirt and pot holes in roads. No water pressure. Mgmt was nice and allowed us to change sites so we would have mostly grass. Could be nice because property is beautiful with lots of trees but would need a good clean up of seasonal or permanent sites and not putting sites on top of each other. - Mmd57
Aug 2016 - $80.00
Very nice family park. Very quiet at night. Everyone seemed to be having a good time. - rhn5595
May 2017 - $27.00
We had a non-hookups site (no electric, no water, no sewer), and for that no-frills site I thought the price was a little steep. Also steep was the site itself. Steep and narrow. It was not impossible to back into it, but it was a little challenging. Add the un-trimmed tree branches overhead, and you can see that I had my hands full. The campground itself was peaceful and comfortable. It was very woodsy (which I like). There was a hiking trail right at the back of our site, which meant constant foot traffic all day on the nice day we were there. That's fine. I like seeing people out enjoying nature. It also made it convenient when I wanted to take the hike too. The lakeshore part of the park is in a whole different area. That area is really spacious, and gives a lot of options of activities. Fishing, swimming (in season), boating, lawn activities. Really nice. Of course the falls are the main attraction, and they did not disappoint. - eduJamesE
Jul 2016 - $26.00
Bathrooms were a bit dirty. Campsites were nice and private, not too crammed together. Easy walk down a long flight of stairs to get to the trailhead to the falls. - BeeNbop
Jun 2015 - $26.00
We stayed two nights at this state park on the southern shore of Cayuga Lake in the Finger Lakes Region of NY. There were 78 sites, many not level, in the woods with clean bathhouses including showers. A number of water spigots in the two loop camping area. The camping area is not easy to find. One needs to stop by the park office on the lake side of 89 to register then head north for a little bit and find the park road and start to head up. The camping road will be on the left. If you reach the parking area for the falls you have gone too far. There is also a parking area on 89 for the lower falls. A number of trails to the falls and one can be found at the end of loop two in the campground. Check-in was easy and we enjoyed our stay even though it was a rainy day. The falls are considered one of the outstanding natural attractions of the northeast. They plunge 215 feet over rocky cliffs into the gorge, and what a fantastic sight it is. There is a picnic area, swimming and boat dock with slips on the lake side of 89. The park is also used for cross country skiing, sledding and skating. Summer concerts are held on the lake side. We would return to camp here. - gsnakehill
Oct 2016 - $25.00
One of our favorite places to stay. Electric sites fill up fast, so reserve ahead. Most sites are good for big rigs, but not all. Swimming is great , hiking Lucifer Falls is spectacular. - Ralph Hunt
Jul 2015 - $21.00
We stayed in the sites with 30 amp service. These sites are not level, and we had a great deal of trouble leveling out 40 foot RV. Shorter rigs or trailers would find these sites satisfactory for leveling. If we stay here again, we will stay in the level sites in the field, that do not have electrical service, and would use our generator. There is much to do in this area, with a spectacular hike through a gorge with many waterfalls, and swimming in a pool in the park that is fed by a waterfall. Also there are nearby wine tours through the Finger Lakes,as well as the Corning glass museum about a 40 min drive from the park. - hoppytoad
Aug 2017 - $37.00
We stayed @ this campground for only one night and I would highly recommend it to any one traveling through. The camp site was very nice, the facilities were nice and clean and staff very nice and friendly. Some how, when we closed our trailer door to step ,outside for a minute, the lock threw and we were locked outside. The owner was passing through @ this time and offered to help. He got us back into our camper and didn't even have to break our lock. Special "thanks" to him and we didn't even get his name. - arthur ahalt
Aug 2017 - $38.00
Very nice campground with all of the sites looking at a small lake, seasonals are right on the lake. The roads do have some pot holes. The parking is either in front or behind your unit. If you park behind where there is more room you have limited room to turn around so I backed out down the road for quite a ways. There are 3 sites are in a row for transients. If someone is in front of you the only way to get out would be to drive down a short grassy hill. - mrracechaser
Oct 2016 - $34.00
This campground is in a beautiful, fairly remote setting, with campsites surrounding a lake. It was very quiet and clean. I stayed for a week at the very end of the season, and the owner was very accommodating, letting me stay past the official closing date. The rate I quoted above is based on a weekly rate, including taxes, and reflects a $5 reduction for the last two nights because they turned the water off in preparation for closing for the season. I appreciated the owner doing this for me.
Most of the sites are seasonal. As far as I could tell, the nightly campers were all in one row, extremely close to each other, with no trees. That's one of the features I didn't like so much.
There was virtually no TV reception, and although I paid an extra $3 a day for the outsourced wifi, it didn't work well enough to be useable. I had to use my mifi.
Although the bathhouse was clean, I found it annoying to discover that it cost $.50 per five minutes to take a shower. After returning to my rig to get the quarters, I put $1.00 in so I could get a 10 minute shower, but it shut off after five minutes. Which meant I had to get fully out of the shower in the middle, and fumble for more quarters, to get the next 5 minutes. To add insult to injury, the timed lights in the bathroom turned off and I had to finish in complete darkness. This all seemed very petty to me. I have not run across this at any other campground.
Overall, the area of the campground around the lake and up the hill into the woods is very lovely and I had several very pleasant walks through the area. The owner was very accommodating to me. However, I didn't like the closeness of the sites, the lack of TV and wifi, and the shower system. I would probably look to stay elsewhere the next time I'm in the area. - CamperChris4
Apr 2011 - $12.00
We called & met the owner, the place was more like an open field adjacent to large farm land -- somewhat isolated, though there were several long-term camp units further in, under the trees; we wanted satellite reception, so parked out on the long access road leading into the place. We stayed here in late season, after Labor Day, wanted water & electric hook-ups; we are/were 50' long, with 30' fifth wheel.. We will stay here, again -- likely in Oct. - Don_F
May 2017 - $36.00
To whom it may concern, We spent Memorial Day weekend at your campground, site #68. The sites were beautiful and well maintained. However, the bathrooms were disgusting ,especially the ladies room. The floors were muddy, which I understand the weather wasn't great, but by our second day there , the mud on the floor was easily an inch thick, with the added bonus of dead bugs, grass and hygiene products. It was like no one even checked on the conditions of the bathroom. On such a busy weekend, I would think that would be a priority. On Saturday night , we ran out of butter. We took a walk to the camp store, what a joke. I've never seen such a poorly stocked store. No milk, bread, no true essentials. So we had to leave and go to a mini mart down the road. Not being from this area, that's a huge inconvenience for your guests. Finally, as I write this email, we are sitting at the dump station. And ... it is not working. So now what? There's no one to contact, the store doesn't open until 9 and we have a 6 hour drive back to NJ. Now we are faced with driving home with loaded tanks and nuisance of PAYING to empty the tanks some where else. This is the most poorly ran campground we have ever been to. Clearly there will NOT be a return trip and after the review I write I'm sure many others won't be coming back either. - Aexel
Nov 2016 - $32.00
Park OK - Restroom/showers terrible bad need of TLC Most recent stay was 07/03/16 thru 07/06/16 /16 (I 'm late in posting my review) . We camp in a Little Rig "Tear Drop" style RV only 15' long w/o toilet or shower ~ plus we like to eat outdoors using the picnic table and set up our dining canopy for sun and weather protection and thus rely on condition of campgrounds facilities and being nearby our site so our critique is focused in that area. 1st we were close to restroom/shower/laundry building [if you want to call it that. The reason for 2-star rating] best they tear it down and start over - just terrible. Well below expected standards ~ owners / managers should use the facility for a true experience instead of their own bathroom, which I doubt looks like this. In addition to the overall poor condition there is no privacy. A communal changing area. But 2 good things. It had a couple of hooks and rubber floor mats outside the old and run down fiberglass stalls. The shower curtains were older and in need of replacement but no shelves, or bench for your stuff. The communal sink area was just as bad. It was one of the worst we've experienced after 3 years and 60,000 miles of travels camping all over the country. We were in the section nearest the playground. We camped 4 days as a base camp for finger lakes region and never saw anyone clean them. Same cigarette butts and trash on the floor we saw when we arrived and when we left. Note of interest. There is another restroom/shower facility adjacent to the pool near the park entrance which was also old and outdated but in much better shape than the one just described. We used it instead although it was a long distance from our site. Overall the campground itself is pretty nice with interior roads of gravel and sites grass/gravel mixed. All fairly level sites w/picnic table+fire ring, large & good space between other sites; some permanent seasonal sites but all well-kept not trashy. Cabins for rent too. - dido
Jun 2016 - $55.00
We tried to find good things. Stayed twice, as we reserved to stay on trip north and then return trip. Trip up we had to make do with a 30 amp, no sewer site. We agreed to that as there was a gathering of Airstreams going on at the time. The bathrooms were dark, maybe a blessing. Two showers with no privacy. The bathrooms near the pool were a tad better. Not easy access to the interstate. A winding narrow road to get there. Big rig unfriendly is the best way to describe the roads within the park. Narrow and dusty. Could use a few garbage cans around the park especially near the dog park. Lady at check-in pleasant, everyone cranky at best. Only two decent spots in the park and we were lucky enough to get one on the return trip. Dump station hard to access and receiving pipe for black water 1 foot off of the ground! Verizon spotty. If I have another choice next time through I will take it. - User1308