What to Look For in a Family Friendly Adirondacks Camping Resort
There’s no better way to spend a weekend than packing up the family car and taking the kids along for the ride to go spend some time in nature. Family friendly campgrounds are all the rage these days, as all parents know kids always need to be entertained. Compared to regular campgrounds, family camping resorts provide family-friendly environments and on site activities made especially for families with young kids.
The truth is, not all family-friendly campgrounds are created equal. And when selecting a family camping resort in the Adirondacks, it’s important you do your research to find a campsite with enough kid-friendly amenities to please the whole family.
7 Features To Look For in a Family Campground in the Adirondacks
If you’re planning a family camping trip in the Adirondacks, consider the following items when picking your family-friendly campground!
There’s Tons of Family and Kid-Friendly Campground Activities
Do your kids love arts and crafts? How about scavenger hunts, paintball, or tubing on the river? No matter if your kids love sports, crafts, games or all three, our Adirondack campsite offers a variety of activities for everyone in the family–and keep your eyes peeled for Yogi Bear or Boo Boo who like to join in on the fun! We also hold social events to get families together, like ice cream socials, bonfires, and marshmallow roasts to make s’mores. Check out our list of all family fun campground activities here!
Campground Specials for Additional Savings
When you’re raising kids, every penny counts. Why pay more for a campground when you don’t have to? In addition to our affordable rates, Adirondacks Jellystone Park offers campground specials and packages to help maximize your savings. Some of our specials even run on popular holiday weekends for your convenience!
Theme Weekends for Added Fun
The joys of Mother Nature always ensures for family camping fun, but sometimes you need new ways to entertain your kids when camping–that’s where our theme weekends come into place! Our theme weekends are fun-filled weekends when the park’s activities, games, food, decorations and entertainment revolve around one theme, like Mardi Gras, Halloween, and Dinosaur!
They’ll Throw Your Kid a Birthday Party
The reason you’re going camping just may be to celebrate a special occasion like your child’s birthday, and we do what we can to help make your little one’s birthday something special! Birthday Parties are available to book from Memorial Weekend to Labor Day weekend. We also offer two birthday packages to make the day even more special. You can choose between Yogi Bear visiting your campsite with a personalized birthday card for your child, or Yogi Bear or Boo Boo visiting your campise with personalized birthday card, birthday cake, and beanie!
There’s Plenty of Nearby Attractions to For the Family to Explore
When you need a break from Mother Nature, sometimes a day trip is all you need! Luckily, Adirondacks Jellystone Park is a short drive away from several nearby destinations. Our family campground is just a 15 minute drive from Schroon Lake, 40 minute drive from Lake George, and 40 minute drive from Lake Placid. Check out all the attractions near Adirondacks Jellystone Park your family will love to explore!
You Can Come for Just the Day!
Live locally? We conveniently offer day use passes to families of all sizes to come spend the day at Adirondacks Jellystone Park and partake in our many amenities, like hay and train rides, crafts, playgrounds, pools, water slide, jump pad, mini-golf, our jumping pillow, and more!
They’ve Won Awards
When in doubt, trust the critics! For the past two years in a row, Adirondacks Jellystone Park is proud to have been voted Best Campground in the Adirondacks by Adirondack Life Magazine readers for 2018 and 2019. Check out the other awards we’ve won!
Check out our Family Campground near Lake George & Lake Placid!
Where will your family be camping this late summer and fall? Adirondack Jellystone’s family-friendly campground offers first-rate cabin & campsite accommodations and amenities to entertain the whole family. Our spots are filling up fast, so be sure to book your summer or fall camping site now!