Wompatuck State Park RV & Campground Guide


Wompatuck State Park is one of the closest campgrounds to Boston, where you can find a weekend getaway and get back to nature without having to travel too far. The park has over 400 campsites and is a great place for hiking, biking, and fishing. 

Weather at the park is on the cool side - average temperatures can get down into the 20s in the winter, and they don’t go much above 80 in summer. Massachusetts can be humid in summer, so even if the temperature isn’t too high, it can feel pretty hot!

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Spring 31 F – 67 F
Summer 59 F – 82 F
Fall 38 F – 73 F
Winter 22 F – 37 F
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RV Resorts & Campsites in Wompatuck State Park

Wompatuck State Park has sites with water, electrical hookups, and a dump station. If you decide to rent an RV for camping, consider renting with RVshare. All rentals come with nationwide insurance, 24/7 roadside assistance, and a world-class team that will work with you to make sure you get the perfect RV for your trip.  

There are other campgrounds nearby you can try as well:

Pinewood Lodge Campground

Pinewood Lodge Campground is on a 50-acre freshwater lake with an island. The lake is great for fishing, boating, swimming, or just relaxing. 

  • Water hookup: yes

  • Electrical hookup: yes

  • Sewer hookup: yes

  • Wi-Fi: yes

  • Pet friendly: yes

  • Other amenities: fishing, playgrounds, basketball, pet area, laundry, showers

Boston Minuteman Campground

The Minuteman Campground makes it their goal to offer a place for couples, families, and friends can camp and relax. 

  • Water hookup: yes

  • Electrical hookup: yes

  • Sewer hookup: no

  • Wi-Fi: yes

  • Pet friendly: n/a

  • Other amenities: showers, laundry, fire pits

RV Rentals Near Wompatuck State Park

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What to Do at
Wompatuck State Park

Inside Wompatuck State Park

Whether you’re spending one day or several at the park, there’s plenty to do! Activities include:

Biking: The Whitney Spur Rail Trail is a smooth bike ride, but there are also many single-track trails through the woods if you want to mountain bike as well.

Cross-country skiing: There are several trails through the park that you can cross-country ski in winter and hike in summer. 

Boating: You can take non-motorized boats out on the lake for fishing, or just to spend the day on the water. 

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How to Get to
Wompatuck State Park

From Boston: Take I-93 S to MA-3 S to Derby St. in Hingham. Take exit 15 from MA-3 S. Take Gardner St. to MA-228 N to Union St. and follow that into the park. 

Entering Wompatuck State Park

Taking a camping trip in an RV is a great way to spend time and create memories with family and loved ones! Renting an RV with RVshare makes the trip easy and stress-free. Whether you choose to rent an RV near your home and make the trek, or fly closer to your destination and rent an RV for camping, you’re sure to have an adventure you won’t soon forget! We would love to see pictures of your travels - be sure to send us photos of your trip to [email protected] and tag us on social media. Your memories could be featured on our blog, Facebook, Instagram or Twitter page!

Frequently Asked Questions About Wompatuck State Park

What is the best time of year to visit Wompatuck State Park?

Wompatuck State Park is the closest state park to Boston and offers great hiking and boating in the summer. If you're interested in snowmobiling, visit the park in the winter!

What is the climate of Wompatuck State Park?

Wompatuck State Park is located in New England, a region with a humid continental climate, meaning visitors will experience hot, humid summers and snowy winters. Bring your sunscreen in the summer and heavy coats in the winter.

What kind of wildlife can be found in Wompatuck State Park?

Nature lovers will catch a glimpse of many types of wildlife in this state park. Expect to come across blue-spotted salamanders, spotted turtles, rabbits, and even black bears, the only native Massachusetts species.

Are there designated RV camping spots in Wompatuck State Park?

RVers will find some campsites to park their campers in the state park. Expect clean, quiet back-in spots with minimal amenities, but there are showers. Book in advance to get the campsite your want.

Are pets allowed at Wompatuck State Park?

Yes, Wompatuck State Park is pet-friendly. Be a good pet owner by keeping your dog on a leash and away from public indoor facilities. Also, don't forget to clean up after your pets.