Day 26 – Camping at Winton Woods

Day 26 of “365 Things to do in Cincinnati” takes us outdoors to the campground at Winton Woods.  Enjoy camping by the lake, walking on the miles of paved trails, or canoeing at this newly renovated campground.

winton woods campground

The campground is one of the prettiest in the Cincinnati area.  It sits right on the lake, making this a very picturesque spot for camping.  There is a fishing dock and canoe/kayak ramp right in the campground.

winton woods camping

The campground has 123 sites, all with electric, a picnic table and a fire ring.  If tent camping isn’t your thing, they have 8 deluxe cabins that allow you to enjoy nature in style.  The new cabins sleep 6 and have a kitchen, bathroom, heat and air,a TV, a wood deck, and a scenic view.  They also have 10 basic cabins that sleep up to five.

winton woods campground cabins

With the renovation, the campground added many paved pads for RV parking.  There are 12 pull thru sites with full hook-up and 25 more RV back-in sites.

winton woods campground RV

There is a brand new campground office which also houses a store with a snackbar.  You might notice that it has covered tables on the front porch where you can sit and enjoy your early morning coffee.

winton woods campground

Need something to do while you’re camping?  Winton Woods offers lots of outdoor activities.  From the 156 acre Winton Woods Lake to the miles of walking trail, Winton Woods Campground will allow you to take in all the outdoors has to offer.

winton woods lake

The Winton Woods Boathouse rents boats, paddle boats, canoes, and kayaks.  They also rent bikes and sell bait.

winton woods boathouse

And for those of you who can’t leave the computer at home, the campground even has wi-fi!

Be sure to check out Winton Woods Campground for your next camping trip.  It’s one of our favorite camping destinations, even if it is right in our own backyard!

Winton Woods Campground is located within Winton Woods (10245 Winton Road, 45231).  You will need a Hamilton County Park Pass to enter the park ($6 per year for one vehicle).  You can reach the campground at 513-851-2267.

Do you plan to camp in Cincinnati this year?


  1. Deanna says

    Our yearly family vacations always included Winton Woods Campgrounds. My three boys have fond memories of the park. Now that they are all adults, my husband and I are planning a get-away retreat. This is the first time I have visited the website. I am excited to see all the updates that have developed since we have camped there. This time around we will stay in a cabin. Can’t wait!

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