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MONADNOCK STATE PARK, NH

New! The first new campground in the NH State Park System in over 40 years has opened at Gilson Pond Campground! This new family camping area opened July 9, 2010 at Monadnock State Park and is located just down the road from the park headquarters area at 585 Dublin Road, Jaffrey, ...
Status: Open year round.   Season Dates
Max reservation window: Mon Aug 03 2015   Later Dates

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  • Please note that the Gilson Pond Campsites are Loops A & B.

    SITE FEE COVERS 2 ADULTS AND UP TO 4 CHILDREN. FOR ALL ADDITIONAL ADULTS A FEE OF $10 PER NIGHT AND FOR ALL ADDITIONAL CHILDREN FEES OF $5 PER NIGHT ARE TO BE PAID UPON ARRIVAL.

    Youth Group sites are located at Monadnock Headquarters and with fees of $5 per child per night and for every 4 children 1 adult pays $5 per night. Each additional adults pay $10 per night.

    Camping is available year round but during winter months there is no plowing so all must hike in carrying their gear.

    Youth groups reservations for off-season stays are reserved through the park by calling 603-532-8862.


  • Pets are NOT allowed at any time.
  • Sites accommodate a maximum of 6 people, combination of adults and children with no more than 4 adults per site. NO MORE THAN 2 TENTS PER SITE. Except Youth Group sites.

    For Monadnock peak season youth group reservations call 877-647-2757. For off season youth group reservations call 603-532-8862.

    **For any refund requests after the reservation arrival date must be in writing and sent to The NH Reservation Information Office, PO Box 1856, Concord, NH 03302-1856 **

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    LOOP A Tent Only 6 15 Back-In
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    LOOP A Pop-up/Tent 6 15 Back-In
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    LOOP B Tent Only 6 10 Back-In
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    LOOP B Tent Only 6 15 Back-In
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    Footnotes: (applicable only where specifically marked above)
    ** Arrival dates earlier than the online-reservation-window may also be available at the campground.
    *** Some sites may be available only from the campground on a first-come-first-served basis.
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    Overview

    Description

    New! The first new campground in the NH State Park System in over 40 years has opened at Gilson Pond Campground! This new family camping area opened July 9, 2010 at Monadnock State Park and is located just down the road from the park headquarters area at 585 Dublin Road, Jaffrey, NH 03452. The new campground has 35 campsites that can accommodate tents and pop-ups, plus 5 remote hike-to sites. A new bathhouse with showers and playground complete this facility. There are several trails leaving the area that lead to the summit of Mount Monadnock or shorter hikes around the state park. Monadnock Base Headquarters has sites open during the off season for walk-in camping from November to May.

    Booking Window
    Thu Sep 04 2014 - Mon Aug 03 2015

    Reservations must be made 1 Days(s) ahead of arrival and can be made up to 11 Month(s) in advance.

    Season Dates

    Season Schedule

    Park Season Start End
    Peak Fri May 23 2014 Sun Oct 12 2014
    Walk In Mon Oct 13 2014 Wed Dec 31 2014
    Walk In Thu Jan 01 2015 Thu May 21 2015
    Peak Fri May 22 2015 Sun Oct 11 2015
    Services and Amenities
    Within Facility
    • Camping, Primative
    • Comfort Station
    • Fire Rings
    • First Aid Station
    • Handicap Access
    • Hiking
    • Information Center
    • Parking
    • Picnicing
    • Ranger Station
    • Recycling Station
    • Restrooms
    • Retail, Supplies
    • Showers
    • Telephone
    • Toilet, Pit/Vault
    • Water Drinking
    Greater Than 1 Mile
    • Churches
    • Convenience Store
    Within 10 Miles
    • Emergency Services
    • Grocery Store
    • Laundry
    • Maintenance
    • Medical Clinic
    Greater Than 10 Miles
    • Dump Station
    • Hospital
    • Kennel
    • Restaurant
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    Fees and Cancellation Policies

    Fees and Cancellation

    Fee Information
    Payment in full will be charged to your credit card upon completion of the reservation. A $8.25 non-refundable on-line reservation fee will be charged for each reservation.

    Payment Methods Accepted On-line:
    Visa Mastercard Discover

    Cancellation Policy
    A non-refundable penalty fee of $15.00 will be charged for cancellations made less than 6 days prior to your scheduled arrival. There is no cancellation fee for cancellations made 6 days or more before your scheduled arrival. A $5.00 non-refundable transaction fee is charged for changes made to your dates of stay or your site.

    Please read the Fee and Cancellation Policy for more information


    Facility Rates*
    Park Season Site Type Nightly/Daily Rates
    Peak Season
    May 23 2014 -
    Oct 12 2014
    Tent Only $18.00-$35.00
    Pop-up/Tent $18.00-$35.00
    Walk In Season
    Oct 13 2014 -
    Dec 31 2014
    Tent Only $18.00-$35.00
    Pop-up/Tent $18.00-$35.00
    Walk In Season
    Jan 01 2015 -
    May 21 2015
    Tent Only $18.00-$35.00
    Pop-up/Tent $18.00-$35.00
    Peak Season
    May 22 2015 -
    Oct 11 2015
    Tent Only $18.00-$35.00
    Pop-up/Tent $18.00-$35.00

    *Displayed rates do not reflect discounts, attribute fees (electrical hook-ups / water hook-ups), taxes or incremental charges
    **Weekly rates may not be available for all sites
    Getting There
    From Route 3 (Northbound): Take Route 3 north to exit 7 in New Hampshire. Follow Rte. 101A west to Rte. 101 west to Peterborough, turn left for 202 west to Jaffrey. Turn right onto 124 west and follow signs to Monadnock State Park. From I-93 (Northbound): Take 101 west to Peterborough, turn left for 202 west to Jaffrey. Turn right onto 124 west and follow signs to Monadnock State Park. From I-93 (Southbound): Take 101 west to Peterborough, turn left for 202 west to Jaffrey. Turn right onto 124 west and follow signs to Monadnock State Park. From I-95: Follow Rte. 101 west to Peterborough, turn left for 202 west to Jaffrey. Turn right onto 124 west and follow signs to Monadnock State Park. From I-91: Take Exit 28A, follow MA Rte. 10 to NH Rte. 119 east. Take Rte. 202 east to Jaffrey. Turn left onto 124 west and follow signs to Monadnock State Park.
    Contact Information

    Mailing Address:

    MONADNOCK STATE PARK
    116 Poole Rd
    Jaffrey  NH  03452

    Phone Number:

    Information:  (603)532-8862
    Gilson Pond loop toll booth 603-532-2416

    Additional Information