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Secluded Escape in the Western Catskill Mountains

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Welcome Summer!

4X4 or AWD recommended!

Please, no drive ups - reservation required.

Call us at (607) 287-8148 or book online here.

Our guests get an acre (or 3) all to themselves.

Pets are very welcome, just clean-up after them!

Firewood and several gallons of water included in price. Tent rentals available.

Expect a sweet firepit with a wagon-train tripod grill at each site to cook something delicious.

Clean and environmentally responsible outhouses are available to all of our campers.  Private outhouses are available at the "Lean-Too" and Peak site. The Bathhouse is closed during the winter from November through Memorial Day. We appreciate your understanding!

Check-in begins at 3:00p, check-out by noon. Feel free to contact us to arrange early check-in, late check-out. Note that the latest check-in time available is 10:00 pm.


As Dirt Road is a private road, please drive slowly and be courteous to our neighbors. Upon turning onto Dirt Road, continue up the mountain, passing under the power will see a metal sunflower on your left - continue past this checkpoint until you see the metal Dirt Road Camp sign on your right. Turn right here and continue upward toward the parking area, where we will meet you and show you to your site. 

Before arrival, please let us know your vehicle make/model and ETA.

If you decide your vehicle is best left in the parking area, we are happy to bring you and your gear to your site.

Or we can haul your gear and you can enjoy a leisurely hike to your site.


Full refund for cancellations with 48 hours notice.

Create your own Dirt Road Camp experience!

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DRC offers three unique year-round dwellings: two cabins and one canvas wall tent, all equipped with wood stoves and beds, plus many more amenities. 

From $125/night


Rent the Mountain

Our private mountain offers families and groups the rare opportunity to have an entire campground to yourself. Please call or email us for more information!

From $1,000 for two nights / three days.


Tent Camping

For the serious adventurer, DRC offers you the opportunity to primitive camp in the wilderness of the Catskills Mountains.


From $35/night



Dirt Road Camp is host to many fun events, including Wilderness Survival Training, Movies on the Mountain, Game of Logging and more...

Schedule of events currently on hold due to COVID.

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Group Site

A large bluestone quarry mid-way up our mountain offers adventurers the chance to gather with friends and pitch tents atop our stargazing platform.

From $75/night

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