Camp Plymouth State Park RV & Campground Guide

Vermont

The Camp Plymouth State Park is a 295-acre park located near Ludlow, Vermont. This destination is great for horse owners looking to bring their horses along on their camping trip. Barns are available, and Camp Plymouth has a large open field perfect for a good day of riding. Activities offered here include gold panning, hiking, fishing, and, of course, camping. The closest cities bordering this small town in Vermont are Mount Holly and Proctorsville. Ludlow and its surrounding cities are the perfect escape for those looking for a chance to slow down from the fast-paced bustle of city living or just the everyday stresses of life. 

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Weather
Spring 29-54 F
Summer 54-80 F
Fall 33-58 F
Winter 13-32 f
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RV Resorts & Campsites in Camp Plymouth State Park

Driving through the heart of America through small towns, large cities, and everywhere in between is one of the most breathtaking and humbling things in life to experience. It’s even better when you don’t have to deal with fellow travelers or the tight, cramped spaces common in most types of travel. With an RV rental from RVshare, you get to stay in control of where you decide to stop and which sites to see.

Crown Point Camping Area

Located about 40 minutes away from Camp Plymouth in Perkinsville, Crown Point Camping Area is the best stop for campers looking for a site offering full hookups and a variety of outdoor activities featuring the best that Vermont has to offer. Prices start at $33 a night for tents and go up to $53 per night for a full hookup pull-through with cable. Crown Point is known for being a very socially active campground. From ice cream socials to Saturday bonfires, you’ll have a ton of fun getting to know your fellow campmates. If you’re more of the loner type, that’s great too. This site has hiking trails, a lake for kayaking, great fishing spots, and cable TV for anyone who wants the service.

  • Limited Wi-Fi
  • 24-hour laundry access during the summer
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking and kayak rentals
  • Children’s activities
  • Planned weekly activities
  • Weekend BBQ’s
  • Firewood
  • Delivery from local stores
  • Basketball, horseshoes
  • Pull-through sites
  • 30-Amp electric hookups
  • Winter and summer camping available

Horshoe Acres Family Campground

Horseshoe Acres Family Camping is a great spot for the little ones because of all the fun kid-friendly activities offered here. It is located about 30 minutes away from the city of Ludlow. Prices at Horseshoe Acres start at $28 per night for RVs. Campers will need to pay additional fees for water and electric sites. The campground holds yearly fishing derby competitions, camper appreciation days, and art classes for children every single weekend. Additionally, campers get a chance to enjoy live bands from the local community. Each day is chock-full of activities, and no two days are ever alike. Amenities to be found at this campsite include:

  • Wi-Fi
  • Bathroom stalls
  • Water, sewer, and electric hookups
  • Bike rentals
  • Laundry facilities
  • Playground
  • Basketball and badminton areas

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What to Do at
Camp Plymouth State Park

Inside Camp Plymouth State Park

Plan a day of horseback riding, gold panning, picnicking, and fishing at Camp Plymouth. Here, you will be surrounded by the quiet that this area in Vermont provides while you stand in front of Buffalo Brook and spend your mornings or evenings fishing. A second location, Echo Lake, is also available for fishing and other activities.

Outside Camp Plymouth State Park

The area surrounding Camp Plymouth offers plenty to see and do. During your visit, you'll have your pick of restaurants, shops, and attractions. Most of these offerings are all located in Ludlow, so you won't have to go far to have fun.

Restaurants

Homestyle Hotel Inn & Restaurant

This hotel/restaurant is located right in Ludlow, Vermont. They offer an extensive drink menu and excellent dinner choices.

Type: Casual Dining

Location: 119 Main Street, Ludlow, Vermont

Stemwinder

Stemwinder offers guests the chance to eat the best foods locally sourced right in Vermont. Options include pasta, sliders, and braised pork belly.

Type: Casual small-plate dining

Location: 46 Depot St, Ludlow, Vermont

The Downtown Grocery

For a taste of farm-fresh cuisine, you’ll want to stop at The Downtown Grocery. Don't forget the dessert options, which include blueberry Vermont goat cheese ice cream.

Type: Farm-to-table

Location: 41 South Depot Street, Ludlow, Vermont

The Hatchery

The Hatchery is a restaurant offering diners the opportunity to eat breakfast all day long, and they use the best kind of maple syrup in Vermont. You could grab some burgers if that’s more your speed. Homemade ice cream is also offered.

Type: American

Location: 164 Main Street, Ludlow, Vermont

Goodman's American Pie

This pizza restaurant is nut-free and offers vegan options for their pizzas. A family-owned restaurant in business since 2000, Goodman’s American Pie is popular with the locals of Ludlow, and don’t be surprised if you happen to see their boxes at the frozen food aisles in the local grocery store.

Type: Pizza

Location: 5 Lamere Square, Ludlow, Vermont

Shopping

Blue Sky Trading Company

At this gift shop, visitors can find everything from jewelry to stained glass to Christmas ski decorations. You’ll want to see what hidden treasures you can find here. 

Location: 160 Main Street, Ludlow, Vermont

Wine & Cheese Depot

The owner of the Wine & Cheese Depot is also the owner of Stemwinder. Here, you will find Vermont cheeses alongside imported cheese varieties from all over the world.

Location: 46 Depot Street, Ludlow, Vermont

The Book Nook

To learn more about the culture of Vermont, make a trip over to The Book Nook. It’s a small bookstore where each book is handpicked by a staff member. Many of the authors featured here are from or living in Vermont.

Location: 136 Main Street, Ludlow, Vermont

Darkside Snowboards

You’ll find a great collection of snowboarding equipment here. First opened in 1989 when snowboarding was not such a big deal in Vermont, it has achieved a great deal of success as this sport became more popular and mainstream throughout the years.

Location: 57 Pond Street, Ludlow, Vermont

Sightseeing

Buttermilk Falls

Buttermilk Falls is a beautiful spot to enjoy the Vermont outdoors. Be sure to bring your bathing suit because this is one of the best spots to take a dip.

Location: Route 103, Ludlow, Vermont

Okemo Mountain Resort

Come here when you want to experience skiing in Vermont. Okemo is not just for skiing, however. Adventure Zone is located right on Okemo, and here you will find zip-lining, climbing walls, rides, bounce houses, and miniature golf courses.

Location: 77 Okemo Ridge, Ludlow, Vermont

VINS (Vermont Institute of Natural Science) Nature Center

The VINS Nature Center is an excellent location to visit and learn about the wildlife in Vermont. You'll feel as though you are embarking on a journey deep in the forest through the unique canopy walk.

Location: 149 Natures Walk, Quechee, Vermont

Mountain View Ranch

Learn to ride horses at Mountain View Ranch. Lessons here are affordable, and group lessons are available.

Location: 502 Easy Street, Danby, Vermont

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How to Get to
Camp Plymouth State Park

Camp Plymouth is located at 2008 Scout Camp Road in Ludlow, Vermont. If you are traveling from Highway 100 in Tyson, when you come to the concrete bridge, cross it and then continue on for one more mile going east uphill to the crossroads. From there, turn left and drive another mile going north on the eastern side of Echo Lake to reach the park.

Entering Camp Plymouth State Park

Hours of operation at Camp Plymouth State Park are from 10 a.m. until sunset. 

Per person : $0

Vermont is a state known for homemade maple syrup, massive amounts of snow, and let’s not forget Ben and Jerry’s ice cream. But besides these things, it’s also known for being a great spot to park your RV and enjoy one of the many RV campgrounds and state parks. If you visit Camp Plymouth State Park, be sure to post your experience on social media. Don't forget to tag RVshare. You can also send your photos and thoughts to [email protected]