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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 August 29, 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 June 2, 2018
IrisSpring_50
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Crossville, Tennessee
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2755 State Forest Rd, Townshend, VT 05353-9759
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Reviewed August 29, 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

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank ElaineRandy
Reviewed July 11, 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.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank HSR112
Reviewed June 2, 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

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank IrisSpring_50
Reviewed August 16, 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

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Deb L
Reviewed May 22, 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

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank jenab01
Reviewed October 7, 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

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank James F
Reviewed September 7, 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

Date of experience: September 2016
3  Thank albion223
Reviewed August 20, 2016

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

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Abigail C
Reviewed July 28, 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

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank SouthwestNH
Reviewed July 12, 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

Date of experience: July 2016
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