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CANOEING - KAYAKING - TUBING - SCENIC TRIPS AVAILABLE

Join in our Seasonal Fishing Contest
from May 1st through 5:00 PM on September 1st.
Entry fee - $5.00. Trophy & Cash Prize!
Fishing limited to our river only.
See store for rules and to sign-up.

Fishing at Winding River Campground

Heated Swimming Pool at Winding River Campground

Playground at Winding River Campground


All activities are subject to change due to weather conditions and participation!
Check in store for added activities and times.
Discounts cannot be combined.

2015
April
April 24 - 26 SPRING CLEAN-UP WEEKEND
Welcome back old and new campers. Start the season off right by cleaning away those cob webs. Saturday afternoon kids can join us in the field for a game of kickball. (Seasonals: there is a fee to stay this weekend. Please see the office.)
 
May
May 1 - 3 WELCOME BACK WEEKEND
Get back into the swing of things and join some old and new camping friends. There will be a game or two for the kids during the day. In the evening we will provide the hot dogs and buns, you bring the chips and drinks to enjoy by the fire. (Sign up in store.)
May 8 - 10 MOMMA MIA WEEKEND
This weekend is all about the wonderful women in our lives! Kids come up front and make mom a craft ($). Moms get ready for pocketbook scavenger hunt. Later in the evening, see if you have what it takes to play “The Price is Right Game”.
Discount: Stay 2 nights, receive 20% off your stay. Discounts cannot be combined with any other offers.
May 15 - 17 HEROES WEEKEND
Come visit us this weekend and learn about fire safety with Smokey The Bear. We will also have a craft and scavenger hunt. At dusk we will be roasting marshmallows in the field.
Show us your police, fire fighter, military or EMT/EMS ID and receive 40% off a 2 night stay with us. (Discount - Stay 2 nights and receive 20% off 2 nights or more. Cannot be combined with any other offers or discounts). Camper Only Discount- Canoe or Double Kayaks $10.00 off.
May 22 - 24 MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND
Join us for a non-stop weekend of fun! Pool opens, bring your suits and towels! Friday night: adult only XXX Bingo (no kids allowed). Saturday: kids meet us by the pool for some relay races. Horseshoes Anyone? Adults meet at the horseshoe pit for a horseshoe tournament ($). Later in the evening join us for “Night at the Races” ($). Will your horse take first? Sunday relax by the pool or take a canoe or kayak ride down the river. In the evening bring your chairs and listen to the “Jersey Woods Band.”
May 29 - 31 SPRING FLING WEEKEND
Come on over and join us for a kayak or canoe trip down the river and enjoy nature. Saturday kids activities will include a craft ($), pool tournament ($ - prize will be awarded), and a game of dodgeball. Adults can then come out in the evening and enjoy garden plant Bingo ($). Take 20% off of two or more nights. Discounts cannot be combined with any other offers.
 
June
June 5 - 7 DISNEY SPECTACULAR
“Let It Go” and enter the campground of make believe. Join us Saturday morning for breakfast with your favorite Frozen character ($). (Must sign up Friday evening in the office.) After breakfast join us for a scavenger hunt. Later in the evening will be flashlight candy hunt (bring your flashlights).
June 12 - 14 BINGO LOVERS WEEKEND
Before you think of camping somewhere else, come and camp with us. Come on out and see if you have the luck to win Bingo at Winding River. We will have dodgeball and Bingo ($) for the kids during the day. Later in the evening adults can come join us for Bingo ($) and enjoy some wine tasting and cheese. Bring an appetizer to share.
June 19 - 21 FATHER’S DAY WEEKEND
Hey dads, this is your weekend! Dads and kids meet at the old fishing hole for a fishing contest (9:30 - 11:00AM). We will supply the bait, you bring the reel. Prizes will be awarded! Kids can come make dad a craft ($) in the afternoon. Later in the evening dads join us for beer Bingo ($). (Must be 21 years or older).
June 26 - 28 HOP INTO NATURE WEEKEND
Throw those school books away and head on over to WR. Get lost in nature this weekend with kayaking adventures, scavenger hunts and more. You don’t want to miss the live reptile show Saturday! Root beer floats ($).
 
July
July 3 - 5 YANKEE DOODLE WEEKEND
Three night minimum. Friday there will be a scavenger hunt and a red, white, & blue bike parade (prizes will be awarded). After, grab your swim suits and water pistols and board the wet pony express wagon ride for some wet fun. In the evening bring your drinks and chairs up for music by “Big Daddy Duo.” Sign up for a game of beach volleyball. Saturday night kids grab your flashlights and meet us at dusk for a flashlight candy hunt. Adults join us for a game of “How well you and your significate other work well together?” This should be a blast!
July 10 - 12 RACEWAY WEEKEND
Vroom-Vroom! Drive on over and enjoy a weekend full of racing. Saturday evening join us and RC race cars for “A Night at the Races” ($). Does your car have what it takes to place first?
July 17 - 19 GREASE LIGHTING WEEKEND
Grab your poodle shirts and leather jackets and join us for a weekend filled with bubble gum blowing, greased egg throwing, and watermelon eating contest. Later come on out to the field, bring a snack to share, and dance the night away to some oldies and newbies with DJ Frank.
July 24 - 26 CHRISTMAS WONDERLAND
Come deck the campground with bells and holly and bring your decorations for our Christmas tree decorating contest (prizes will be awarded). Get into the Christmas spirit and join us Saturday in the recreation hall for a holiday craft ($). Have you been naughty or nice? Get ready for the big jolly man in red! “Santa” will be arriving by the campgrounds Sleig-hay and passing out cookies and ice cream for all the kids. Later, buy a glow stick in the store and carol around the campground to look at all the festive lights.
 
August
July 31- August 2 SING ALONG WEEKEND
Sit back and relax as you whistle your way down the Great Egg Harbor River. Campers only: take $3.00 off tube rentals. Kids make your own musical instrument to play. Later in the evening grab your drinks and gather in the field for some good old karaoke fun.
August 7 - 9 SHARK WEEKEND
Friday night: shark snack Bingo for kids ($). Saturday: come swim with the sharks and join us as we play “Sharks & Minnows” in the pool. Do you have what it takes to be the next pool shark? Join us for a pool game tournament in the recreation hall ($). Prizes will be awarded. Later, grab your fins and googles and head down to the river and get ready to join us for a tube race down the two can. Watch your feet. You never know what is swimming under you. You must sign up in store. A release is required.
August 14 - 16 ISLAND ADVENTURE WEEKEND
It’s 5 o’clock somewhere! Join us Saturday for a craft ($), scavenger hunt and lemon sucking challenge. There will also be a wet island hayride, and foam pit scavenger hunt. Later BYOW (bring you own wine or anything else you want to drink), and we will supply the cheese & crackers as we listen to music by Chris Huff.
August 21 - 23 AWESOME 80’S WEEKEND
Peace, Love, and Rock n Roll. This will be a colorful weekend for sure. Bring your own t-shirt or get one at the store, we will be making tye-dye t-shirts Saturday morning. In the afternoon join us for some Fear Factor games (must sign up in the store and sign the release form.) At night, rock out by the pool and have some fun with DJ Frank.
August 28 - 30 OBSTACLE WEEKEND
Throw those school books away and head right over to Winding River for some fun, fun, fun! We will have a messy obstacle course, scavenger hunt, and fun with the hamster ball. Don’t forget to sign up to participate in our haunted walk, volunteers wanted.
 
September
September 4 - 6 LABOR DAY WEEKEND
Three night minimum. Enjoy your last summer holiday by relaxing by the pool or taking a trip down river. Saturday morning ceramics ($). Later in the evening join us for our annual Chinese Auction (proceeds benefit the Leukemia Society.) Sunday kids come on out for a scavenger hunt or take a bounce or two on the Moon Bounce ($). After dinner, grab your favorite drinks and listen to a band to be announced. Take 20% off selective t-shirts.
September 11 - 13 DERBY WEEKEND
Calling all cars, I mean kids! Start your engines and join us Saturday to decorate a wooden box car ($). Get them ready to race in our “Box Car Derby.” Ice cream social ($) to follow. Take 20% off of two or more nights. Discounts cannot be combined with any other offers.
September 18 - 20 REDNECK WEEKEND
You may be a redneck if you join us this weekend. There will be contests of belching, redneck horseshoes, armpit serenade, duck calling contest (bring your own duck calls)! Ya’ll come on out and see what else this redneck weekend has to offer. Don’t forget to sign up to participate in our haunted walk. Take 20% off of two or more nights. Discounts cannot be combined with any other offers.
September 25 - 27 AUTUMN HARVEST WEEKEND
The season is coming to an end, and the leaves are starting to change. Experience the colors of the season! Fall foliage trip, fall crafts, pumpkin relays, a corn husking race, and pumpkin seed spitting. Saturday evening will feature fall grab bag Bingo ($). Take 20% off of two or more nights. Discounts cannot be combined with any other offers.
 
October
October 2 - 4 SPOOKS & SPIDERS WEEKEND
Come join us for the last hurrah of the season! Campers get your decorations and scary masks out and be a part of our haunted walk (sign up in store). Friday night: XXX Bingo (ADULTS ONLY)! Saturday activities will include a hayride to pick a pumpkin ($), pumpkin painting, costume parade, and trick or treating. Saturday evening beware of what crawls around the ground as you walk through our haunted walk. There will be a scary movie in the field during the walk.
October 9 - 11 SEASON WIND DOWN WEEKEND
This is the final weekend for camping. Seasonals- time to clean up your trailers & site for the upcoming winter. Kids join us Saturday morning for color me Halloween Bags ($) or to paint a pumpkin ($). T-shirts on sale in store 20% off selected styles. Discount: receive $10.00 off a canoe or Double Kayak Trip.
 
Please check in the store each weekend for added activities and times.
 



Have a happy, healthy and safe winter!
– The Horsey Families



Winding River Campground
6752 Weymouth Road
Mays Landing, NJ 08330
(609) 625-3191 / Fax: (609) 625-7460

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