Come explore Wilmington, NY in heart of the Adirondack Mountains

Join us on our journey in becoming the newest KOA in the Adirondacks. Formerly North Pole Resorts, Wilmington/North Pole KOA Holiday offers a wide variety of accommodations, from RV sites to tent sites and cabins. Located on the banks of the Ausable River this campground features a unique camping experience for all types of travelers. Amenities include an outdoor pool, playground, access to hiking and biking trails, and a fully stocked camp store. Located northeast of Lake Placid, Wilmington, NY offers experiences for every outdoor enthusiast. Explore Whiteface Mountain, hike through the Adirondacks, go on an off-road adventure, or stroll through downtown Lake Placid. Whether you are planning a family vacation or romantic getaway, let us be your basecamp for the great outdoors.  Wilmington/North Pole KOA Holiday Offers Four Ways to Stay

  • Tent Sites: Gear up for a rustic outdoor experience and enjoy the sights and sounds of nature. Grass tent pads and tree coverage help you reconnect with nature while you disconnect from life.
  • RV Sites: Enjoy spacious RV camping sites for rigs of all sizes.  Pull-thru and back-in sites with full hookups and water and electric offerings. RV sites can accommodate rigs up to 45 feet.  Our tent sites offer a rustic outdoor experience
  • Cabins: Fun for the whole family awaits when you stay in a camping cabin. These cozy cabins offer electric, cable TV, small refrigerator, table top fan and campfire ring. Deluxe cabins offer all the comforts of home including a kitchen, bathroom, and temperature control.

If you're looking to spend time in nature, Wilmington NY is just a short drive from most cities in the Northeast U.S. as well as Canada. Pack up the kiddos and furry friends and come make memories with us this season.

Campground Amenities

  • 50 Max Amp
  • 45' Max Length
  • Wi-Fi
  • Cable TV
  • Pool (5/20 - 10/31)
  • Fishing
  • Firewood ($)
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Ways to Stay

KOA Mobile App for Android and iOS

Download our free mobile app to plan your next camping trip and make your reservations right from your smart phone or other mobile device!

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KOA Holiday Campgrounds

Whether you’re exploring the local area or hanging out at the campground, KOA Holidays are an ideal place to relax and play. There’s plenty to do, with amenities and services to make your stay memorable. Plus, you’ll enjoy the outdoor experience with upgraded RV Sites with KOA Patio® and Deluxe Cabins with full baths for camping in comfort. Bring your family, bring your friends, or bring the whole group – there’s plenty of ways to stay and explore.

KOA Holidays Feature:

  • RV Sites with a KOA Patio®
  • Deluxe Cabins with full baths
  • Premium Tent Sites
  • Group meeting facilities

Latest Hot Deal

Big Weekend

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WHEN: May 12-13, 2023

WHAT: Stay Friday night, May 12th at a participating campground, and get Saturday night, May 13th for just $20*.

WHY: The Big Weekend helps raise funds to send kids with cancer to medically-supervised camps all across North America. Kids fighting cancer deserve a chance to attend a summer camp and to just be a kid again. Funds raised from May 13 support the KOA Care Camps Trust which distributes more than $1 million dollars annually to support 125+ Care Camps each year. Learn more at koacarecamps.org.

* Only at participating KOA locations. Applies to one-site, for two consecutive nights at the same KOA. Sites may be limited. Not valid with other discounts.

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Local Area

Whiteface Mountain Veterans Memorial Highway

For the best 360 degree view in the Adirondacks, you'll want to drive Memorial Highway. On clear days you can see vantage points that reach all the way to Vermont and Canada but enjoy the beauty of the Adirondacks while you're at the top. When you reach the top of the mountain, you'll be able to grab a bite to eat, check out the gift shop, and even take an elevator ride that is deep within the mountain to get up and down if you don't fee like making the climb.

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Lake Placid Olympic Attractions and Site Tour

Visit these historical Olympic sites and marvel in the awe you'll feel standing in one of these sporting complexes. What really could be considered the heartbeat of this town, these locaiotns will have you excited for the next sporting competition. 

This area includes attractions like Whiteface Mountain Veterans Memorial Highway, Whiteface Mountain, Olympic Center Ice Arena and Olympic Museum, Public Ice Skating, The Olympic Jumping Complex and Skydeck, Olympic Bobsled and Luge Run Trolley Tour, Summer Bobsled Ride, Mt. Van Hoevenberg Mountain Bike Center and Mt. Van Hoevenberg Horseback Riding Center. See www.orda.org for more information.

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Whiteface Mountain Gondola "Cloudsplitter" Rides

Views are endless in this eight-passenger Cloudsplitter Gondola ride. It'll take you from the Main Base Lodge to the top of Little Whiteface in fifteen minutes to enjoy the observation deck or have a picnic at the top of the mountain. Check the dates the rides are available before heading out there.

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Adirondack Wildlife Refuge

Looking for something fun and educational to add to your camping visit? Try visiting the Adirondack Wildlife Refuge located just across the river from us in Wilmington. Many injured animals are brought to the wildlife refuge to be rehabilitated and hopefully released back into the wild. Connecting to the outdoors most majestic creatures will definitely be an wonderful experience.

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