Rhode Island Camping Lakes
Camping at the lake adds fun activities like swimming, fishing, boating and waterskiing to any camping trip. Rhode Island has many great lakes with camping areas or campgrounds near the lake. Pack up the tent and boat, and take the family camping at one of these camping lakes soon. Some lakes in RI may require reservations to camp. If you plan to go fishing, local and/or state fishing licenses may be required. On some lakes canoe or boat rentals are available. Camping lakes are listed by region on this page for RI camping lakes.
Camping near lakes with RVs, motorhomes and tents.
Northwest Rhode Island
Northeast Rhode Island
Arnolds Mill Reservoir
Diamond Hill Reservoir
Southwest Rhode Island
Southeast Rhode Island
Camping at lakes in RI
Great camping opportunities await you and your family at lakes throughout Rhode Island. Many are only a short walk to the water, others are right near the waters edge. Kids of all ages love to skip rocks on the water, go swimming or fishing. Spend a relaxed day boating or take the kids water skiing. There are plenty of terrific lakes for boating and camping in RI.
Camping lakes in the USA, by state.
Camping, boating and fishing.
Nothing adds to a camping trip like water-sport activities. By selecting a campground nearby lakes in RI, you add a new dimension to your family camping experience.