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Jamaica State Park

Jamaica, VT
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Perfect camping weekend

I took my nephew camping here when he was four years old. He is now six and always asks when we are... read more

Reviewed 23 February 2017
BeautifulFernweh
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Late fall hike

This is a beautiful walk to the falls. The river is stunning and captures your attention the whole... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2016
Kathy S
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Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

I took my nephew camping here when he was four years old. He is now six and always asks when we are headed back. There is hiking, biking, swimming and when we were there, an exhibit on ash beetles was on display. Perfect family weekend...More

Thank BeautifulFernweh
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

This is a beautiful walk to the falls. The river is stunning and captures your attention the whole way to the trail to the falls which is a solid 2ish miles in. The hike up the falls trail is a good one. Gets your heart...More

Thank Kathy S
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Really gorgeous park along the water. The trail leading from the park is one of the most picturesque places you may ever visit should you catch it in the right time of the Fall. It's like cheat mode for a photographer with the crazy variety...More

Thank Lewie G
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Wonderful and fairly easy 3 miles one way hike to Hamilton Falls. A bonus was the water release made for some great whitewater rafting watching!

Thank PJBSCH
Reviewed 6 September 2016

Lots of great swimming in the river. Campground is quiet at night. Price for firewood is reasonable. Sites are clean.

Thank CamperBrad2016
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Have been going to Jamaica St Park for years. Starting when our kids were 3 and 5. The youngest just graduated college.... So this was our first time there without kids. It was great to remember all the fun times hiking, bouldering and swimming in...More

Thank lvb663
Reviewed 2 September 2016

This is one of the many Vermont parks. This one has a number of picnic tables along a narrow river that flows through the park. It has restroom facilities and spaces for camping. There is also a nice rather flat path along the small river...More

Thank BobHLeverett
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Take the detour to Hamilton falls...worth the effort! The trail along West River is shady and easy. Beautiful scenery. River sounds are everpresent

1  Thank val a
Reviewed 20 July 2016

This campground is small and the sites have plenty of room.Great playground and swim hole.You can also walk up the trail and swim in different areas in the river. We did the hike to Hamilton Falls. Very worth the climb. The campground is old fashioned...More

1  Thank CHERYL N
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Nice, very clean VT state campground on West River in town of Jamaica. Traditional campsites and lean-tos (sp?). Very kid friendly with playground and beach on the river. Bike flat rail trail 2.5 miles to Ball dam and take switchback trail to to for great...More

2  Thank stan l
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carolynflagg
Do you have water and electric hook up sites?
25 July 2016|
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Response from CHERYL N | Reviewed this property |
No I don't believe they have water and electric hookup. It is all basic camping with no utilities as far as I know.
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Matt N
How is the fishing here?
8 June 2016|
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