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ROUND POND RECREATION AREA

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HOURS:

Sunday-Thursday
8am-5pm
Friday & Saturday
8am-6pm

Outdoor Recreation
Round Pond Campground
1348 Round Pond Road
West Point, NY 10996
1 mile west on Route 293 from
Route 9W


(845) 938-2503/3860
FAX: (845) 938-3788

Please note:
Cell phone reception and satellite TV reception is not guaranteed at Round Pond.


ATTENTION:
Mine Lake will now be closed until further notice due to construction.  No activities will be authorized such as: fishing, ice fishing, and/or small game hunting in the surrounding area until further notice.  We apologize for the inconvenience.

2017 Round Pond Reservations
Reservations for the 2017 Camping Season will begin on Tuesday, January 17, 2017 for Active Duty Military and Cadet Parents. On this day reservations are by phone only. All other eligible may begin reserving on Tuesday, February 21, 2017. Time and Reservation Phone line will be posted at a later date. Please have the following information ready: RV Size, RV Type, 50 or 30 Amp and Credit Card Number. Full payment is due at time of booking. For more information please call (845) 938-2503.

The Round Pond Recreation area is located in a rocky, woody area, just three miles from the United States Military Academy. Round Pond is a clear mountaintop lake surrounded by a beach, playground, picnic areas and campsites. The lake has lifeguards on duty at the swimming beach during the summer months. The Outdoor Equipment Resource Center has camping equipment, boats & trailers, party canopies and various sports equipment for rent. West Point fishing and hunting passes, as well as power boat passes for Stillwell and Popolopen lakes, are available at the Round Pond Office. The office also serves as the fishing boat control point.


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Please note: Cadets are not authorized to make reservation for themselves or their peers. Cadets are authorized to sponsor parents and grandparents.

Round Pond Brochure
Cancellation Policy
Seasonal Campsite Lottery
Storage Lot
Round Pond Rules

NEW AND IMPROVED RENTAL COTTAGE
Sleeps 6 on king bed and 2 futons (Bring own linens) Full bathroom with standup shower. Kitchen with 2 burner stove, small fridge, pots & pans, coffee pot, plates, cups, and utensils. Porch with 2 rocking chairs, fire ring, picnic table, and picnic grill.

$150/per night (2 night minimum stay)
$125/per night (5 consecutive nights)
$175/per night (3 night minimum stay/Holiday Weekends -Fri.-Mon.
)


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Outdoor Recreations NEW SMOKER PORTA GRILL
SMOKER $85/ 24 Hours (Charcoal/Wood not included)
Delivery charge (West Point and Highland Falls only): $30
Pick-up charge (West Point and Highland Falls only): $30
Reservations can be made by calling Outdoor Recreation
(845) 938-2503, Daily 8am to 5pm.

Got Fishing Needs?
Stop by Round Pond Recreation Area for all your fishing needs. Our store is stocked with Live Minnows, Worms, Hooks, Artificial Bait, and much more.We have boats docked on Round Pond, Lake Stilwell, Popolopen (Camp Buckner), Bull Pond and Wilkins Pond. Just stop by to sign out a key.

REMINDER: Round Pond Recreation is no longer selling NYS Licenses. All eligible personnel must have NYS License prior to purchasing a West Point Permit.

Hunting and Fishing Permits & Passes

PERMITS/PASSES

Hunt

Fish

Trapping

Boat Passes

Cadet/E1-E4

$10

$10

$12

$75

Civilians/E5 and up

$12

$12

$12

$100

1 Day Guest

$3

$3

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7 Day Guest

$15

$15

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65 year and older

$6

$6

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$75

Junior Hunting (12-15)

$3

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GREAT DISCOUNTS GOING ON NOW!!!

RESERVATIONS:
• Round Pond reservations can be made by calling (845) 938-2503, 8am-6pm, 7days a week.
• Reservations must be made by patrons ages 21 and older
• Reservations will not be accepted for specific sites. Sites are assigned by size of camper at time of check-in
• All reservations require payment in full.
• No refunds will be made for campsites or pavilion rentals
due to weather conditions.

CHECK-IN/ OUT:
• Lodging Facilities check-in: 2-5pm daily; Campsite check-in: 1-5pm daily. Check out time is 11am.

SERVICES:
• Propane gas refills/purge, ice, candy and soda, firewood & bait.
• Propane Tank Refills
$3.50 per gallon
• Honey Wagon service $8
• Sewage dump station
(Pumps Mondays & Fridays)
• Bath house with free hot showers
• Trout stocked fishing pond
• Beach/swimming area (open to campers and their guests)
• Playground
• Volleyball courts
• Basketball court
• Picnic sites
• West Point Hunt & Fish Permits
• Nature trail
• Bait & Tackle store
• Laundromat (coin operated)



RENTALS:
• 28 RV Campsites with water, 30 & 50-amp electric hook-ups $27 per night / $35 Holiday & Football weekends
• 20 Tent sites (no utilities) $15
• 4 Pop up sites (2 w/water & electric $20 and 2 w/out water & electric $15)
• 8 Log mini- cabins (small fridge, sleeps 4) $60 Per night/ $75 Holiday & Football Weekends (2 night minimum stay)
• 2 ADA-handicapped approved mini-cabins with electric
• Pavilions:
Bonneville Cabin $175 /100p
Recreation Pavilion $150/ 100p
Wood-E-Lo-Hi $100/ 75 People Happy Mountain $100/ 75 people Mini Pavilion $30/ 15 People
•Bounce Houses $125-$225/ 24 Hours
• Charcoal Super cookers $60/ 24 Hours (Charcoal not included)
• Propane Super Cookers & Smoker $85/ 24 Hours (Propane cooker includes full tank of propane)
• Half Barrel Grills $10/ 24 Hours (Charcoal not included)
• Horseshoe set: $2/day
• Volleyball set: $5/day
• Tug-o-war rope: $3/day
• Football/badminton/Frisbee/
volleyball/softball, bat and ball: $1/day
• Paddle boats, Kayaks, Canoes, Rowboats $6 Hour
• Delivery charge (West Point and Highland Falls only): $30
• Pick-up charge (West Point and Highland Falls only): $30


REFUND POLICY
(Pavilions) 2 weeks from reservation date - Full refund minus $5
(RV Campsite, Tent Site, Log Cabin)
3 days from start of reservation - Full refund minus $5.

ROUND POND SWIM AREA: Round Pond beach is available to patrons who are staying at the Recreation Area ONLY. (Camping, Pavilion Rental; and their guests)
Beach Hours:
11am-5pm Memorial Day-Labor Day.

* All patrons must receive a wrist band from the Round Pond Campground main office Fridays through Sundays and on Federal Holidays. Wrist bands are $3 for cadets & children (children ages 3-13) and $4 for adults, and are included for campers during their stay at the campground. Children under age 14 must pass an administered swim test to be allowed in the deep area. Children ages 11 and under must be accompanied by an adult.


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