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CANOEING - KAYAKING - TUBING - SCENIC TRIPS AVAILABLE

Join in our Seasonal Fishing Contest
from May 1st through Noon on September 3rd.
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 COVID-19,
weather conditions, participation and any unforeseen circumstances!

You may be required to wear a face mask and social distance at some activities.
Check in store for added activities and times.
We are not responsible for any of our vendors that cancel an activity.
Discounts cannot be combined with any other offers. One discount per camper.

2022
April
April 29 - May 1 EARLY BIRD CLEAN-UP WEEKEND
Welcome back to the great outdoors! Come clean up your site and connect with old and new friends.
 
May
May 6-8 MOTHERS MINGLE WEEKEND
To the world, you are a mother, to your family, you’re the world. Saturday, make mom a craft ($). During the day moms get your purses ready for a scavenger hunt bingo, later join us for “The Price is Right Game.”
May 13-15 SOUPER SOCIAL WEEKEND
Come on out and join your fellow campers for a hayride, soup social and bingo. Later, bring your favorite soup or dessert; we will supply the bread and beverage. Movie under the pavilion at dusk.
May 20-22 FLEA MARKET FUN WEEKEND
Life is like a yard sale. You never know what you’re going to get. Join us for a little shopping for those surprising treasures, located in the pavilion. If you sell Thirty-one, jewelry, crafts, foods or more this is your weekend. Later in the evening enjoy some music with Andy Berlin.
May 27-30 MEMORIAL WEEKEND
This weekend will be bursting with FUN! Friday night, Beer Bingo (must be 21 years or older). Saturday, join for kickball, and adults a corn hole tourney ($). In the evening, meet for Night at the Races ($). Sunday, we will have ceramics ($) and a scavenger hunt. In the evening grab your chairs, head up front for an ice cream social ($), and music with “NO Clue Trio.”
 
June
June 3-5 HEROES WEEKEND
A hero is an ordinary individual who finds the strength to persevere and endure despite overwhelming obstacles.” This weekend we celebrate one of our own. Come on over and celebrate the life of Gibber. We will have tree planting in his name, and Smokey the Bear! Firefighters, EMT’S, Police, Military, Nurses take 20% off your stay (ID’s are required).
June 10-12 CAMPER CRAWL WEEKEND
Sip, sip hooray, it’s Friday! Float around from site-to-site Saturday afternoon and enjoy a signature drink from your fellow campers ($). Sign up in the store to participate. There will be a 1st, 2nd, & 3rd place cash winners! Bring your own glass for the tasting. Also Saturday during the day kids join up front for ceramics and a game of kickball. Bring your chairs up and listen to music with “Chris.”
June 17-19 DONUTS WITH DAD WEEKEND
Hey dads … come stay at WR for the weekend. Saturday, kids come have a donut with dad and make him a craft ($). Dads (adults 21 years and older) join us in the evening for beer tasting ($) with Hardy Liquors.
June 24-26 FLOATING INTO SUMMER WEEKEND
Take a canoe, kayak or tube and float on down the river. Friday night, adult craft. Saturday, kids come up front for a game of kickball, and root beer floats ($). Adults in the evening come play a game or too of BIG LRC game ($).
 
July
July 1-4 RED, WHITE & BOOM WEEKEND
Friday night join us for mini shot bottle scavenger hunt (must be 21 years or older). Saturday, there will be some old fashion games; sack races, wheelbarrow races, and jump rope/hula hoop contest. Get your strollers, bikes, golf carts and dogs too, and join us for the Red, White, & Blue parade. Prizes awarded. On Saturday night, grab your chairs because we'll be celebrating with “Rough Cut Band.” Sunday, we will have cornhole, ceramics, and a live science show with Talewise.
July 8-10 CAMP FEAR WEEKEND
Friday night slime craft. Are you ready for challenge? What is your level of fear? Is fear a factor for you? Come on out and play or cheer on your favorite contestant at our Camp Fear challenge. (Must sign up in store and have permission slip signed by parent.)
July 15-17 DOWN ON THE FARM WEEKEND
With an oink, baa, & cock-a-doodle-doo head on over to Winding River for an adventure or two! Join us for lots of down on the farm fun! We are having animal ceramics ($), pony rides (65 lb weight limit), pictures with and a petting zoo with Barnyard Friends. Later, grab your appetites, and enjoy the Crabby Chef food truck ($).
July 22-24 TOTALLY TIKI WEEKEND
Call out of work and grab you grass skirt and hula your way over to WR for a beachy totally tiki weekend. Friday night adult craft ($). Saturday, kids join us for tie dye towels ($), lemon sucking challenge and Island wet hayride. At night put your tropical shirt and meet us in the pavilion for music with Beth Tinnon.
July 29-31 JINGLE AND MINGLE WEEKEND
Jingle your way over to WR! Site Decorating Contest (Prizes will be awarded). Friday night Christmas gift cookie bingo (1 container of 12 cookies = 1 card) (limit #6). Get ready for the Man in Red, “Santa,” he will be making his way here, handing out cookies and ice cream for all the kids. Adults join us for an adult only craft ($) following Santa. Must sign up in the store for craft.
 
August
August 5-7 GREASED LIGHTNING WEEKEND
Grab your poodle skirts or your leather jacket and join us for a weekend of bubble gum blowing, hula hoop swinging, grease egg throwing and watermelon eating contest. Later in the evening, swing on by for a root beer float ($) and listen to music with the band “NO CLUE TRIO”.
August 12-14 WILD WEST WEEKEND
If you reckon you need a little Wild West in yer life, then saddle up and head on down for a rip-roarin’ good time at WR! Friday night, adult LCR. Saturday, join us for a balloon stamped stomp, and cornhole tournament. After dinner, head on over for some country line dancing and music with Delco Line Dancing.
August 19-21 IN THE HEAT OF THE SUMMER WEEKEND
What are you ‘wading’ for? Come ‘Stay Cool by the Pool”! The thermometer’s heating up and so are you. Water guns, pool games, wet and wild hayride, and frozen t-shirts contest (limited spots available), and yummy food truck MotleyQue($). At night, we will have sundaes ($), and music with Walter.
August 26-28 ABRACADABRA WEEKEND
Gaze your eyes into our crystal ball and see yourself camping with us! Friday night LRC game ($). Saturday, kids join us in a magical scavenger hunt and saran wrap ball game. Adults sign up in the store for your tarot card reading with Phil ($). Saturday evening, head out to the pavilion for a little magic with Magic Matt.
 
September
 September 2-5 END OF SUMMER WEEKEND
End of summer celebration! Friday night, meet in the rec hall, ADULT ONLY- Beer Bash Bingo ($). Saturday, morning ceramics ($), then grab a list for the scavenger hunt. Later in the evening join in for our annual Chinese Auction - proceeds benefit a local person/charity. Sunday, enjoy the pool or a tube ride down the river, maybe play some big yard games. After dinner, grab your favorite drinks, come snack on a sundae ($), and listen to the “Cottonmouth Band.”
September 9-11 SPUDS & SUDS WEEKEND
Friday night adult craft ($). Kids, grab your potato sacks and hop your way over to WR. This weekend is all about the spud! We will have hot potato game, potato sack races. In the evening bring your favorite suds and head over to the Bake Potato Bar (advance sign ups in the store $). Cornhole and Pong to follow.
September 16-18 JUST CHILLIN WEEKEND
Friday night, adult craft with Nina ($). This weekend just sit back and enjoy the sounds of nature. Take a ride down the river or just hang out by the fire. In the evening we will have a taste testing with Blue Rascal Distillery.
September 23-25 TAILGATE WEEKEND
It’s finally fall, the best time of year! Bring your best recipes for a chili and wings cook off (prizes awarded). HAVE A FAVORITE SPORTS TEAM? We will have flag football, dodgeball and free crafts. Later, head out, grab a cold one, and head under the pavilion for cornhole. Sunday, early game on the big TV.
 
October
September 30 - October 1 FALL CRAWL PALOOZA WEEKEND
Pumpkin spice and everything nice, that’s what fall is made of. The leaves are starting to change, and fall is in the air. Kids have fun with old fashioned games like corn husking, seed spitting and slime making. Adults, do you have a favorite fall drink concoction? Sign up in the store to create a drink to share as we stroll to fellow campers and taste-test who has the best ($)! Prizes will be award! Music with (TBD) to follow.
October 7-9 NO BONES ABOUT IT WEEKEND
Never fear, the ghosts and goblins are still here. Bring your sticky fingers and tiny feet, creep on over to WR and join us for trick or treat! Friday night, XXX Bingo is back (adults only). Saturday, take a hayride to pick a pumpkin ($), pumpkin painting, costume parade, and trick or treating. In the evening, creep your way up to our haunted walk. (MUST SIGN UP IN OFFICE FOR A TIME SLOT. LIMITED SPOTS AVAILABLE.) While you are hanging out, have some fun at our DJ haunted dance party.
October 14-16 FAREWELL FELLOW CAMPERS
After a very long summer, it’s time to pack up those trailers and enjoy one last camping weekend of the season.
 
Please make sure to get a weekend schedule for times and additional activities!
We are not responsible for any of our vendors that cancel an activity.
 



We would like to thank you all for a wonderful season.
We hope that you and your family have a happy 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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