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Camping at Townshend State Park

We arrived for our two night reserved campsite and were warmly greeted by Tiffany. The campground... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2018
ElaineRandy
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Pittsfield, Massachusetts
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Nice area to see. Drive in and see the view. Fun to walk around and see VT’s beauty. Not huge so... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2018
IrisSpring_50
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Keene, New Hampshire
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2755 State Forest Rd, Townshend, VT 05353-9759
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Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

We arrived for our two night reserved campsite and were warmly greeted by Tiffany. The campground is small but extremely clean and well maintained. We had a campsite with a tent pad; the pad is about the size of a two car garage. The site...More

2  Thank ElaineRandy
Reviewed 12 July 2018

NOBODY was swimming. There were 2 guys kayaking. A few people were at one of the picnic sites. They have a couple of bathrooms. We didn't see everything, but we did drive around a bit. Still a nice place to hang out I suppose.

1  Thank HSR112
Reviewed 2 June 2018

Nice area to see. Drive in and see the view. Fun to walk around and see VT’s beauty. Not huge so looking doesn’t’ take long

Thank IrisSpring_50
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Our family has, literally, gone here for decades. It is wonderful for all ages. About every 2 to 5 years we have a huge family picnic. We reserve a pavilion with an open grill and electricity. There are plenty of tables, both under the pavilion...More

Thank Deb L
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

This spot is a great place for a family to take a break. it has a swimming area that was damaged with hurricane irene and is due to be cleaned up and open summer 2017. nice spot for cookouts and bbqs with tables, pavilions, bbqs,...More

1  Thank jenab01
Reviewed 7 October 2016

A friend and I were on our annual Vermont get-a-way recently, and we found this new (for us) place nearby to hike. I've driven past a hundred times but had never stopped before. Access to the park (Townshend State Forest) is off Rt. 30 at...More

1  Thank James F
Reviewed 8 September 2016

We camp at TSP every Labor Day for the chance to enjoy the great outdoors in an atmosphere of relaxation. "Primitive" camping with no hookups, beautiful trail leading up Bald Mountain, first class park rangers(Gary & his wife Pat), and fellow campers who are kind...More

2  Thank albion223
Reviewed 20 August 2016

The view from the bridge was amazing! Excellent place to have/hold a picnic. Playgrounds for the young ones.

Thank Abigail C
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Hiked Bald Mt. on Wed. July 27 and was the only one on the mountain up and down. It is a fantastic mountain to climb with decent elevation (1,100 gain). The trail is is fantastic condition and one of the best I have ever hiked...More

1  Thank SouthwestNH
Reviewed 12 July 2016

We did not camp but just spent a lovely 3ish hours hiking to the top of Bald Mountain and back down. Physically it is not a very difficult hike; it goes up a bit steeply in some places and provides a nice little workout. Beautiful...More

Thank ellen06804
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