New York State

Battenkill Riversports & Campground

Located less than 30 miles away from Saratoga Springs and Manchester in Vermont, Battenkill Riversports & Campground provides groups an ultimate river life experience. The campground borders the Battenkill River where groups will spot a variety of fish, speckled bass, rainbow & brown trout. It is home to heron, owls, and along the banks wild turkeys and pheasant. Select from a variety of canoeing, kayaking or tubing trips and enjoy the unsurpassed beauty of the Battenkill. Certified canoe and kayak instructors are available for groups or individuals. Groups can spend the day exploring the twists and turns of the picturesque Battenkill through two states and exit off the river at our campground for camping. Each site includes a fire pit and picnic table. RV sites include electricity, water hook-ups, and hot showers in our modern bathrooms.
Contact Info
Address: 937 NY-313, Cambridge, NY 12816. Washington County. Tel: 518-677-8868. Email: Website: Hrs: Vary. Contact: Suzanne Piekarz,, 518-423-5306.
Trip Info
Grade Level: All grades. Activity Type: Day Trips, Overnight Trips, Self-Guided Activities. Recomm. Length of Visit: 1.5 hours-1 night. Cost: Fee.

Lesson Plan To Enrich This Class Trip

Kayaking & Rafting Lesson Plan

Next time you take a rafting trip, think about the physics involved: learn about how things float, the force and torque from the water and paddle, and the logistics of crossing running water. Most guides can also give you interesting facts about the river in which you are rafting.... Continue