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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!

Enter our 1st Annual Photo Contest.
Capture the spirit of the campground or along the river ($).
Prize will be awarded on October 5th.

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.

2019
April
April 26-28 EARLY BIRD CLEAN-UP WEEKEND
Welcome back old and new campers. Kick off that winter funk, and come get your sites all ready for a new season. Check out our discounted apparel in the store. Stock up on all camping essentials. Stay 2 nights and receive 20% off your stay.
 
May
May 3-5 SUPER SAVER WEEKEND
Winding River has made it easy for you to kick off the camping season. This weekend will include discounts in the store, camping, canoeing, kayaking or tubing. Kids enjoy a free craft or have some fun playing with our giant games. Stay 2 or more nights and receive 20% off your stay. Canoes & kayaks, $10.00 off and $5.00 off tubes. At night, join in on the game LRC to win prizes. Sign mom up for the Mother’s day raffle. Don’t forget to sign up for spring craft.
May 10-12 MARVELOUS MOM WEEKEND
Come dazzle mom this weekend. Kids, come up front and make mom a gift ($). Later, moms head up front for an adult-only craft ($). At night, join in on a game of LRC and win prizes. Don’t forget to sign mom up for Mother’s Day Raffle.
May 17-19 SOUPER SPECIAL WEEKEND
Come on out and join your fellow campers for a craft, hayride, and soup social and bingo. Saturday, come join us in rec hall for vendors from Thirty One, crafts, beauty and more. Later, bring your favorite soup or dessert; we will supply the bread and drinks. Take 20% off of two or more nights. Campers Only Discount: Take $10.00 off of a Canoe or Double Kayak. Don’t forget to sign up for the Adult craft in 2 weekends.
May 24-27 MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND
Join us for a non-stop weekend of fun! Pool opens, so bring your suits and towels! Friday night, Adult Charades (must be 21 years or older, BYOB and snack). Saturday, kids join us up front for a game of wiffleball. Adults join us for our fourth annual corn hole tournament ($). Saturday night, grab your coolers and chairs and join us as we listen to the band “NO CLUE”. Sunday, we will have ceramics ($) and a scavenger hunt. Later in the evening, join us for an ice cream social ($), and Night at the Races ($).
 
June
May 31 - June 2 SPRING INTO SUMMER
Come on out and enjoy our natural surroundings. Take a canoe or kayak ride down the river. Friday night adult craft ($). Saturday, kids’ activities include spring craft ($), and a game of flag football. At night, join us for Garden plant bingo ($).
June 7-9 WINE TASTING WEEKEND
Friday evening, adults come join us for a game of Bunco. Saturday, we have dodge ball and grab bag bingo ($) for the kids, and in the evening wine tasting. Bring a snack to share. Campers only: $5.00 off tube rental. Sign up for adult bucket craft in the store.
June 14-16 FABULOUS FATHERS WEEKEND
Hey dads … Leave the honey-do list at home, and come stay at WR for the weekend. Kids, come make dad a craft ($) in the afternoon. Everyone gather around the pond Saturday for a dads canoe pond race. Adults 21 years and older, join us in the rec hall for beer tasting ($). Dads enter the raffle for a super surprise.
June 21-23 RIVER PARTY WEEKEND
Join us this weekend for a ton of water fun. Where else can you go and take a canoe or kayak ride down the river, then meet up at the pond for some river fun? Friday night, adult glowing bucket craft ($). This weekend we will have a volleyball tournament and pond races. Don’t forget your drinks and chairs for a bonfire and acoustic guitar player.
June 28-30 FISHING FRENZY WEEKEND
Meet at the old fishing hole for a fishing contest (9:30–11:00 AM). We will supply the bait, you bring the reel. Prizes will be awarded. In the afternoon, join us in making kindness fish rocks to leave around campground. In the evening, grab your flashlights and meet up front for a flashlight fish hunt.
 
July
July 4-7 OLD FASHION AMERICAN WEEKEND
Start your weekend by heading over to the local fireworks or head up front for some fun games. Friday, take a tube or kayak ride down the river, or meet us up front for some old fashioned games like sack races, wheelbarrow races, 3 legged races, and jump rope/hula hoop contest. Later, join us for an adult craft ($) and bingo in the evening ($). Saturday, get your strollers, bikes, golf carts and dogs too, and join us for the Red, White, & Blue parade. Prizes awarded. Saturday night, grab your chairs and drinks and join us for the band.
July 12-14 PARENTS’ NIGHT OUT WEEKEND
Why should the kids have all the fun? Friday night, adult Bunco game. Saturday, join us for our 2nd annual around town/camp scavenger hunt ($). See store for more details, 4 people in a group only. Kids, you can come up front and join in on the kids scavenger hunt. Later in the evening, join us by the pool for a night swim. Don’t forget to sign up for the adult craft in two weeks.
July 19-21 BATTLE WEEKEND
Hop on the battle bus and head on over to WR. Adults’ Friday night battle in a game of LRC. Saturday, join us for a craft ($), then meet us on the battlefield for a water gun and grenade wars! In the evening, head down to the river for Nerf Wars
July 26-28 HOLLY JOLLY POLAR EXPRESS WEEKEND
We’re making a list and checking your site for the one that has the best Christmas decorations. (Prizes will be awarded.) Friday night, join us for Christmas gift cookie bingo (1 container of 12 cookies = 1 card, limited number of cards - no more than 6.) Get into the Christmas spirit and join us Saturday in the rec hall to decorate a gingerbread house ($). Prizes awarded for best decorated. Get ready for the Man in Red, “Santa,” who will be making his way here, handing out cookies and ice cream for all the kids. Adults, join us for an adult only craft ($) following Santa. Must sign up in the store.
 
August
August 2-4 BEAT THE HEAT WEEKEND
Splash your way to a weekend filled with water adventures. Saturday morning, join us for a ceramics ($). Hop on over to the pool for noodle races, sponge bucket challenge, water balloon toss, and slip and slide. Hop aboard the wet wagon hayride and soak down your fellow campers. In the evening grab, an ice cream ($), and head out to the pool for DJ and night swim.
August 9-11 LUCK OF THE IRISH WEEKEND
Find your pot of gold at the end of the rainbow WR style! Adults, come make a wooden sign Friday night with Kristin ($). Celebrate the luck of the Irish by making a leprechaun craft ($) and scavenger hunt to find the gold treasure. Feeling “lucky”? Take a chance at the horseshoe tournament ($). Adults, bring up your best Irish potatoes to be tested and win a prize. Later in the evening, grab you chairs and favorite drink and listen to music with “Nikki Davis and Toni Teschner.”
August 16-18 HEE HAW WEEKEND
It’s a boot-scootin’ kind of weekend. Friday night, adult games in the rec hall. Saturday, join us for a butter making craft, horse rides, and horseshoe tournament. At night, meet up front for hot dogs and soda ($), and Horse Paddy Bingo ($). Will the horse plop on your spot?
August 23-25 SHIPWRECKED WEEKEND
Ahoy Land Lubbers, this weekend ye better embrace the wet water! From water duels to wet wagon ships, you won’t stay dry, you’ll surely drip. Bring your water guns and best pirate gear; we cannot wait to have you here! Join us for crafts, pool games and a treasure hunt. Adults join us in the evening for LCR game ($). Don’t forget to sign up for the Friendsgiving Diner.
 
September
August 30 - September 2 LABOR DAY WEEKEND
This weekend may mark the end of the summer, but come join us and relax by the pool or take a trip down river. Friday night, meet in the rec hall for an ADULT ONLY Beer Bash Bingo ($). Saturday, morning ceramics ($). Adults, join us for a battle of outdoor yardzee (Yahtzee) or connect 4. Later in the evening, join in for our annual Chinese Auction - proceeds benefit a charity. Sunday, kids meet up front for a scavenger hunt. After dinner, grab your favorite drinks, snack on a sundae ($), and listen to the “FOG Band.”
September 6-8 FRIENDSGIVING WEEKEND
Sit back and relax after a hectic week back to work and school. Take a walk around the campground, a ride down the river or one last swim at the pool. We will have the giant games out for all to have fun, and free crafts for the kids. In the evening, meet in the rec hall, and bring your favorite chili or wing dish to share with all of our friends (prizes awarded for best chili and wings). Later, head out and grab a cold one, and socialize by the fire or watch the game on the big TV. Take 20% off of two or more nights.
September 13-15 CRAZY LAZY AUTUMN WEEKEND
The leaves are starting to change, and fall is in the air. Come out this weekend and join us for some relaxing fall adventures. Grab your scavenger list, and locate the items to make a craft from nature. Later, join in and learn how to cook on the campfire. Grab a chair and blanket, and watch an outdoor movie. Take 20% off of two or more nights. Sign up for adult craft in two weeks.
September 20-22 PUMPKIN PATCH WEEKEND
What better way to kick off fall? We will be doing a pumpkin run, mummy wrapping race, donut bobbing, and corn husking race, and pumpkin seed spiting. Saturday evening join us for Fall Grab Bag Bingo ($). Local wine and food festival (advance registration required). Take 20% off of two or more nights. Sign up in store to bring a snack to Haunted Dance Party.
September 27-29 WINE DOWN WEEKEND
Sip, sip hooray, it’s Friday! The air is getting crisper, and the end of year stresses are just around the corner. Come have a weekend escape, and wind down with some wine tasting, bingo ($), and adult only craft ($). Take 20% off of two or more nights. Campers take $10.00 off of canoes or double kayak. Sign up in store to bring a snack to Haunted Dance Party.
 
October
October 4-6 HAUNTED PARTY WEEKEND
Get your decorations and scary masks out and take part in our haunted weekend. Friday night, XXX Bingo (ADULTS ONLY)! Saturday, we will have a hayride to pick a pumpkin ($), pumpkin painting, costume parade, and trick or treating. In the evening, meet up front in your costumes for a DJ haunted dance party. Sign up in the store to bring a snack or appetizer. Sunday, join us for ceramics and body part scavenger hunt.
October 11-13 COLUMBUS / FALL FESTIVAL WEEKEND
Before you hibernate for the winter, come join us for candy bar bingo, pumpkin painting ($), fall fun games, and a glow stick hayride. Take 20% off of two or more nights.
 
Please check in the store each weekend for added activities and times.
 



Thank you for making memories with us!
We hope you have a safe, happy & healthy 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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