Welcome to Cooperstown Shadow Brook Campground

One of New York’s Highest Rated Family Campgrounds

2023 Season
This will be the best season yet!

If you experience any issues making a reservation or do not see sites available during your desired dates, please contact Ellen at 607-264-8431 to assist with your reservation. Thank you.

Discover why generations of families and friends keep coming back year after year, making Cooperstown Shadow Brook Campground a camping tradition. We give our campers a safe, clean, friendly and fun environment. We offer rentals of rustic log cabins, deluxe log cabins, travel trailers, and very large RV campsites for motor homes, travel trailers, 5th wheels and pop ups. Large units with multiple slides are welcome. We offer secluded tent sites as well as tent sites with water and electric right at the site. Come enjoy a fun filled weekend of camping, building campfires, great fishing & paddle boating in our pond, swimming in our heated pool, playing games in our arcade, all while enjoying amenities such as internet access and fun and relaxing activities.

Meet the New Owners

Meet the new owners Ellen and Gary Cooperstown Shadow Brook Campground is under new ownership! The new owners, Ellen & Gary, look forward to meeting you. We are planning a fresh new look for the store and recreation center, and lots of new activities, including new art projects for kids and adults, jewelry making, candy making classes & history talks. Now more than ever, the combination of a beautiful mountain setting, family ownership and operation, helpful staff, friendly fellow campers and clean facilities makes Shadow Brook Campground the #1 place to camp in Central New York!

We are just minutes from the Village of Cooperstown, the Baseball Hall of Fame, Brewery Ommegang, Glimmerglass Opera, The Farmers’ Museum, Cooperstown Distillery, Cooperstown Beverage Trail, Fenimore Art Museum, Cooperstown Dreams Park, area museums & historic sights, Cherry Valley restaurants, Howe Caverns & Adventure Park, numerous golf courses, Otsego Lake Cruises and more!

Paddle Boat

Our Facilities & Amenities

  • Heated Pool with Deck
  • Private Stocked Catch N' Release Fishing Pond
  • Paddle Boat Rentals
  • Rustic Log Cabin & Deluxe Cabin Rentals
  • Deluxe Trailer Rentals
  • Large Playground
  • Excellent Cell Phone Coverage
  • Free Hot Showers
  • Clean & Well Kept Restrooms
  • Full Hookups and Water/Electric Sites
  • Seasonal Camping Sites
  • Monthly Camping Sites
  • Secluded Tent Sites
  • Dump Station
  • Mobile Sewer Service
  • Picnic Tables & Fire Rings at each site
  • Shadow Brook Country Store
  • (Groceries, T-Shirts, Ice Cream, Ice, Firewood, Fishing Bait & Supplies, RV & Camping Supplies, Propane, DVDs & More)
  • Laundromat
  • Hayrides
  • Special Weekends with Activities and Entertainment
  • Video/Arcade Game Room
  • Library
  • Rec Room with TV, Billiards & Ping Pong
  • Basketball, Volleyball, Horseshoes, Badminton
  • Well Maintained & Park Like Grounds

Good Sam Ratings