The Finest Campground in Dutchess County, New York
Offering Great Camping near Poughkeepsie in the Hudson Valley
On a Private Beach along the Scenic Shores of Sylvan Lake!

Sylvan Lake Beach Park invites you to enjoy a quality camping getaway at our secluded Dutchess County Campground. Our quiet, prime location near Poughkeepsie, excellent amenities and easy access to Hudson Valley attractions combine to make our campground a great destination.

Our New York Campground Location - A Convenient Dutchess County Locale

Sylvan Lake Beach Park is located in Hopewell Junction, Dutchess County - near Poughkeepsie in the Hudson Valley region, just an hour north of New York City. We offer easy access to and from I-84, I-87 and other major highways of the region. Click Here for Driving Directions, Map & More! A Beautiful Hudson Valley Setting. Sylvan Lake Beach Park is set on 65 wooded, open acres along a private Sylvan Lake beach.

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RVs and Rigs
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Sylvan Lake
Picnic Area
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Sylvan Lake Beach

Located along the shore of a crystal clear 120-acre spring fed lake and provides:

  • We are no longer a public beach. Swimming open to campers only.
  • Sandy Beach - Relax along the shore of a beautiful lake.
  • Fishing - Cast a line to reel in trout, bass, walleye, carp, catfish and more. Must have a NYS fishing license.
  • Designated Swimming Areas - Enjoy swimming in the clear, beautiful water on Sylvan Lake!
  • Boating - We offer a boat ramp for boating on the lake in canoes, kayaks, sailboats, row boats and electric trollers - no gas engines.

Dutchess County Camping Recreation

Sylvan Lake Beach Park is a prime destination for an enjoyable, relaxing fun and games:

  • Playground - The littlest campers will have hours of fun on the playground!
  • Horseshoe Pits - Pitch a few in this old-time favorite.
  • Volleyball - How's your serve?
  • Basketball Hoop - Work on your game or play a game of "HORSE."
  • Open Fields for Ball Games - Bring your equipment to enjoy football, baseball, softball and more!
  • Plus Large Campsites and Quality Facilities to Make the Most of Your Stay!

Highlights of Dutchess County, the Hudson Valley Region & Beyond!

Sylvan Lake Beach Park is convenient to the wide variety of attractions and activities in the area, including:

  • Golf Courses
  • Hudson Valley Wine Trail
  • Historic Sites
  • Shopping
  • Plus U-Pick Farms, Churches of All Denominations, Flea Markets and Much More!


18 McDonnells Lane
Hopewell Junction, NY 12533
GPS Coordinates:
41.604512°N, -73.745399°W
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