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Half Moon State Park

1621 Black Pond Rd, Fair Haven, VT 05743-9600
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Quiet and small, a great get-away spot

This campground centered around a scenic pond is a good spot for those who like a quiet camp site... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2016
Albany, New York
Recent problem with people stealing coolers at sites

Great campground, EXCEPT we were there this weekend and our cooler was stolen. Apparently this has... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2016
Jenny T
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  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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1621 Black Pond Rd, Fair Haven, VT 05743-9600

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Reviewed 12 October 2016

This campground centered around a scenic pond is a good spot for those who like a quiet camp site with fewer people and attractions. The camp sites are nicely spaced and the facilities for campers (waters, bathrooms, etc.) are more than adequate. There is a...More

Thank lupaglupa
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Great campground, EXCEPT we were there this weekend and our cooler was stolen. Apparently this has been a problem here and at two other nearby state park campgrounds. While the front office knew of the problem we were not notified when we got there, nor...More

1  Thank Jenny T
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed for three nights this week with our 5 year old son. Jessica at the office is fantastic and very helpful. The bathrooms are very clean and the showers get super hot(bring quarters!). We took advantage of almost everything at the park. We did...More

Thank caarmywife
Reviewed 20 August 2016

Very clean and well maintained campground. It sits on a beautiful lake with plenty of lake front sites .

Thank Greg R
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Still, quiet, private, pretty, tranquil. Half Moon is a peaceful camping site set beside a picturesque little lake. We camped in a lean too one night, hired a paddle boat, watched meteorites from the recreational open area. Bliss.

Thank orwellgirl
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Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

We loved our stay at Half Moon! The only reason I gave it 4 out of 5 is because of very rude campsite neighbors who were letting their children slam doors and chop wood with an ax right by our campsite early in the morning....More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed three nights with our young child, and enjoyed our experience. Quiet hours are enforced, which we appreciated, but which may be ill suited to visitors hoping for later nights by the fire. The facilities are clean and the people very helpful. We took...More

Thank viaggiatoriVT
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

Half Moon State Park is a hidden gem of the VT State Park system. Sites are generously sized and very well kept. Access to water is easy; restrooms are updated and very clean. And the swimming beach at the pond is wonderful! The park is...More

1  Thank Nat B
Reviewed 23 March 2016

You may have a bit of trouble finding it, but it is worth the search. Excellent for children and family. Plenty to do, nice cabins, helpful staff, plenty of bathroom facilities. Take a hike, go fishing, kayaking, etc. Then in the evening build a fire,...More

Thank cal02021
Reviewed 16 September 2015

Down a dirt road in the middle of the woods, Half Moon State Park surrounds the pond. Campsites are private and good sized. Swimming, kayaking, and canoeing offered. Also have hiking trails, athletic field, and nature programs. Bathrooms are clean -- but bring quarters for...More

1  Thank lhjraffe
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21 August 2016|
Response from cal02021 | Reviewed this property |
I could not answer your question with the two links that I wanted to add, so I have copied and pasted some of it (from Vermont dot gov you can search 'Bomoseen' and find many links) Bomoseen State Park: Benson, Castleton... More