Reservations & Policies


For week-long reservations, we require a 50% deposit and for reservations of less than a week, we require a deposit equal to your full payment. We are happy to accept reservations from adults at least 21 years old. Our campsites are priced for 2 adults and up to 4 dependent, children (under the age of 21). Occupancy of a campsite shall not exceed 4 adults with a maximum of 8 people per site. Extra charges will apply to additional guests on sites.

Our rental cabin and cottage pricing is based on the number of guests each unit will sleep and is enforced.

Weekly Reservations

Our facilities are open full swing from June 25 thru August 26 and we offer a full activities and entertainment schedule, 7 days a week (Limited Activities 6/25-7/1 and 8/11-8/26). We accept week long reservations (Sunday to Sunday) for these dates up to one year in advance.

Reservations less than a Week

We accept shorter reservations (less than a week) starting on February 1st for stays of 4 or more nights in campsites only, March 1st for 4 or more nights in any site or accommodation, April 1st for stays of 3 or more nights in any site or accommodation, and May 1st for 2 nights or more in any site or accommodation (with the exception of Holiday weekends which are always a 3 night minimum). You may make a 2 night or more reservation up to one year in advance for May 19-June 24 and August 27-October 9 (with the exception of Holiday weekends).

Holiday weekends

Holiday weekends and July 4th require a minimum stay of 3 nights. Reservations may be made for Memorial Day and Labor Day weekends up to one year in advance. July 4th bookings may be made on February 1st for stays of 4 nights or more and March 1st for 3 or more nights.

Site Policies

All campsites may have a maximum of three pieces of camping equipment (ex: tent, screen room, camper, etc). No more than one trailer/camper per site. All equipment must be set up on the cleared, raked area of the site. Screen rooms and tents are not permitted on any accommodations. An EZ up style canopy with no sides or screens is permitted on accommodations.

Check In Times:

All Campsites without a bathroom: Noon
All Campsites with a bathroom: 3 pm
All Cabins, Cottages and rental units: 3 pm

Check Out Times:

All Cabins, Cottages, Rental Units and Campsites with bathrooms: 10 am
All Campsites (*without private bath): 11 am

Quiet Hours

Papoose Pond Campground is a family campground that is proud to cater to families and children. Our quiet time begins at 11pm and is enforced. In the event that Security and/or Management informs a site of quiet hour violations and any site occupant refuses to cooperate, all of the occupants of the site will be evicted from the campground, without refund, and refused future admittance.

We pride ourselves in offering a safe, family camping experience and will not tolerate late night partying and rude or abusive behavior.

Golf Carts, ATVs, etc.

Papoose Pond Campground does not allow the use of Golf Carts, ATVs, dirt bikes, etc. on property.

Visitor Policies

We do require visitors to pay a fee. All day and overnight visitors must check in and pay at the office and must display a car pass while on the grounds. Please check with our office regarding the guest policy and fee. Visitors are not allowed to bring pets on to the property.

Pet Policies

Families planning to bring pets – please read
Papoose Pond is a pet-friendly campground and resort. Friendly, well-behaved pets are welcome. Pet owners must have proof of rabies vaccine with them. We restrict any vicious dog.

  • Pets are only allowed on certain sites and are NOT ALLOWED in any cottages, PG60, PG60A, PG61, PG62, cabinettes (PGC), BS Hutnicks (BSH), PG Hutnicks(PGH), park models, park trailers or rental trailers.
  • Pets ARE allowed in the following PGC cabinettes – PGC55, PGC57, PGC59
  • Pets are also NOT ALLOWED on any Beachfront Site (BS), Waterfront Site (WF) or any of the following sites: PGD1, PGA, PGB, PG1 through PG6, and PG71.
  • Pets are allowed on all campsites and cabins on the pool side of the campground. Pets are also allowed in Camperlodges (PGCL).
  • Pets are not allowed on the Beach, in the pool area or in any of our boats or in any common buildings (Store, Cafe, Rec Hall, Craft Lodge).
  • All pets must be supervised at all times
  • Owners must clean up after their pets
  • All pets must be on a leash at all times

Any Dog owner who has a dog who is annoying other guests, (Constant barking, Running unattended, etc) will be advised of the problem and failure to cure the situation to the satisfaction of management will result in the owner being directed to remove the dog from the property.

Should ANY dog show vicious behavior or bite for ANY reason the dog will be removed from the premises immediately, and without exception.

We truly want everyone to have a wonderful time at Papoose Pond, including your dog and those people on nearby sites. Please contact us if you have ANY questions regarding our pet policies.


Campground WiFi

We have expanded our WiFi coverage to most of the campground. That means you can connect from any of our public areas, as well as right on your site.

It’s easy – and it’s Free.

Login to the “Papoose Pond” network using the password given to you upon check-in.