Bear Creek Campground

RV and Tent Sites are still available for Memorial Day Weekend !
Sites are filling up fast! Make Your Reservation Today!

Complement your Bear Creek Stay with Season Passes to Lake Compounce Family Theme Park!
Visit www.lakecompounce.com to purchase them now!

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All sites include Wi-Fi, picnic table, fire pit, transportation to and from Lake Compounce Family Theme Park.

Tent Site

Standard Tent Sites
• Spacious 30' x 30' in wooded area
• Close access to new and clean bathrooms and showers
• Parking located close by
• Leashed pets welcome
• Parking for one vehicle

Weekday Price (Monday-Thursday Night)   $30.00/night
Weekend Price (Friday-Sunday Night)   $40.00/night

Deluxe Tent Sites
Same as above PLUS located on premium spaces and come with one of our
8 person pre-assembled tents, no set up required!


Weekday Price (Monday-Thursday Night)   $45.00/night
Weekend Price (Friday-Sunday Night)   $60.00/night

RV Site

• Electric hook up with 50/30/20 AMP capabilities
• Water hook up
• Cable hook up
• Can accommodate any size RV
• Leashed pets welcome
• We offer a dump station on site free of charge to campers at Bear Creek
• Close access to new and clean bathrooms and showers
• Parking for two vehicles

Weekday Price (Monday-Thursday Night)   $45.00/night
Weekend Price (Friday-Sunday Night)   $60.00/night

Deluxe Tipi

• 4 cots (up to 5 cots available)
• Electricity hook up
• Mini fridge
• Close parking available
• Structure placed on wood flooring
• Close access to new and clean bathrooms and showers
• Parking for two vehicles

Weekday Price (Monday-Thursday Night)   $74.00/night
Weekend Price (Friday-Sunday Night)   $89.00/night

Cub Hut

• Two full size beds with linens, including sheets and pillows (comforter and blankets not included)
• Mini fridge
• Air conditioning and heating
• Cable TV
• Close access to public restrooms (showers and toilets)
• Parking for two vehicles

Weekday Price (Monday-Thursday Night)   $89.00/night
Weekend Price (Friday-Sunday Night)   $99.00/night

Two night minimum in all Cub Huts during weekends (Friday-Sunday)
and holidays.

1 Bedroom Cabin

Cabin 1 Bedroom *(6 people)
• 2 full size beds with linens (sheets and pillows included; comforters and blankets not included)
• Full Kitchen (cookware, dishware, and silverware not included)
• Full Bathroom ( shampoo, soap, and towels included)
• Cable TV
• Heat and Air Conditioning
• Parking for two vehicles
• ADA cabins Available

Weekday Price (Monday-Thursday Night)   $154.00/night
Weekend Price (Friday-Sunday Night)   $179.00/night

* 1 BR/ADA Cabin price is intended for a maximum of 6 people. 1 BR/ADA cabins have two full size beds with cots available for the additional 2 people.

Two night minimum in all cabins during weekends (Friday-Sunday) and holidays.

2 Bedroom Cabin


Cabin 2 Bedroom **(10 people)
• 2 full size beds with linens (sheets and pillows included; comforters and blankets not included)
• 1 twin size bunk bed (linens included)
• Full Kitchen (cookware, dishware, and silverware not included)
• Full Bathroom ( shampoo, soap, and towels included) o
• Cable TV
• Loft
• Heat and Air Conditioning
• Parking for two vehicles

Weekday Price (Monday-Thursday Night)   $174.00/night
Weekend Price (Friday-Sunday Night)   $199.00/night

** Two Bedroom Cabin price is intended for a maximum of 10 people. 2 Bedroom Cabins have enough beds for 6 people, with a loft that can accommodate 4 children.

Two night minimum in all cabins during weekends (Friday-Sunday) and holidays.


WHEN YOU CAMP AT BEAR CREEK, SAVE AT LAKE COMPOUNCE!
Complement your stay at Bear Creek Campground with a visit to Lake Compounce Family Theme Park.
Discounted Ticket Pricing: 2 Day passes - $42.99 +tx | 1 Day Passes: $33.99 |  Season Passes: Click Here!
*NOTE: Tickets are only valid during the summer and does not apply during October or the Haunted Graveyard.

Pricing: 05/2/2016 through 09/5/2016

Type of facility

Weekday Price
(Monday-Thursday Night)

Weekend Price
(Friday-Sunday Night)

Tent (6 people max)

$30.00/night

$40.00/night

Deluxe Tent (6 people max)

$45.00/night

$60.00/night

RV (8 people max)

$45.00/night

$60.00/night

Deluxe Tipi (5 people max) $74.00/night $89.00/night

Cub Huts (4 people max)

$89.00/night

$99.00/night

Cabin 1 Bedroom *(6 people)

$154.00/night

$179.00/night

Cabin 2 Bedrooms **(10 people)

$174.00/night

$199.00/night

*Two Bedroom Cabin price is intended for a maximum of 10 people. 2 Bedroom Cabins have enough beds for 6 people, with a loft that can accommodate 4 children.
**1 BR/ADA Cabin price is intended for a maximum of 6 people. 1 BR/ADA cabins have two full size beds with cots available for the additional 2 people.
** Two night minimum required on weekends and holidays for 2 Bedroom Cabins, 1 Bedroom/ADA Cabins and Cub Huts

All rates are subject to additional taxes and fees
A $45.00 cancelation fee applies if canceled within 14 days of reservation for cabins, Cub Huts and Deluxe Tipis, and 7 days for RV’s ,Tent Sites and Deluxe Tent Sites.

2016 Fall Pricing Coming Soon

New! Stay and Play Packages for 2016!

Save up to 25 percent! These all inclusive packages* provide lodging, park passes, food vouchers, and games bucks!

*packages vary.

BOOK NOW

Special Discounted Rates

• Book four or more days save 10%
• Book five or more days and save 15%
• Season pass Discount saves 10% (platinum and diamond pass pass only)
• Group rates pricing available upon request. Contact Michael at 860-583-3300 ext.6905

***All rates are subject to additional taxes and fees***



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Reservations

Do you qualify for any of these great savings? Enter them in the Coupon Code box below!
Lake Compounce Diamond of Platinum Season Pass Holders - Save 10% with code SPASS16
Good Sam Members - Save 10% with code GSAM16
Staying 4 nights in a row? Save 10% with code BCD4
Staying 5 or more nights? Save 15% with code BCD5

12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
DISCOUNTED LAKE COMPOUNCE SUMMER ADMISSION TICKETS AVAILABLE TO CAMPERS
One Day Admission: $33.99 | Two- Day Admission: $42.99 | 2016 Summer Seasons Pass: $55.00
GENERAL STORE OPEN EVERY DAY AT 8AM - CLOSES AN HOUR AFTER LAKE COMPOUNCE CLOSES
• SOUVENIRS    • SNACKS    • FIREWOOD
24 HOUR RESTROOM AND SHOWER FACILITY
24 HOUR SECURITY
COIN OPERATED LAUNDRY ROOM
NEAR TONS OF LOCAL ATTRACTIONS
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TRAM SERVICE TO AND FROM LAKE COMPOUNCE
PLAY AREA
BASKETBALL COURT

2016 Campground Activities

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FAQ

Q: What time does Lake Compounce open?
A: Our operating schedule can be found online at www.lakecompounce.com

Q: What is Bear Creek Campground’s operating season?
A: Bear Creek Campground is open May 2nd, 2016 through October 30th, 2016.

Q: When do we check in?
A: Check in varies by site type:
Cabins and Tipis: Check in begins at 3pm
Tents and RV’s: Check In begins at 12pm

Q: When do we check out?
A: Check out is at 10:30am for all site types

Q: What are the hours of the Camp Store?
A: The camp store will open at 8am daily and close one hour after Lake Compounce closes. Please note fall and spring hours differ.

Q: How do we get to Lake Compounce from the campground/ How far is the campground from Lake Compounce?
A: Lake Compounce is within walking distance (3/4 mile) of the campground; however we offer a tram service to and from the campground daily (May-September). Personal vehicles can be driven over to the Lake Compounce Parking lot without any additional charges.   

Q: What is included in the cabins?
A: Cabins have a full kitchen and bathroom along with two full size beds and two bunk beds. There is a loft for children and young adults to enjoy. Cabins also include cable, Wi-Fi, Heat/Air Conditioning, linens for the four beds (no blankets or comforters provided) towels, shampoo and conditioner. Cabins will not include cookware or dishware.  

Q: What is included in the Tipis?
A: Tipis include electricity, a mini fridge and up to 5 cots.

Q: Where can I buy Discounted Tickets?
A: Tickets can be purchased at the Camp Store. Discounted tickets are not available during the Haunted Graveyard at Lake Compounce.

Q: What is the cancelation policy?
A: We require a minimum of 7 days (for tents) and 14 days (for cabins) to cancel your stay and receive a full refund. If you cancel your stay after the deadlines there will be a $45.00 fee assessed.
Are tickets included in the rental of the site?
Tickets are sold separately. We do have heavily discounted rates available. Discounted Tickets are not available for the Haunted Graveyard Walkthrough at Lake Compounce.

Q: How do we book our stay?
A: Visit campbearcreak.com; if you are a group of 25+ please contact Michael at 860-583-3300 ext.6905

Q: Are there things to do at the campground itself?
A: Yes! There will be events available from crafting to movie nights! (May – September). We also have many family friendly outdoor recreational
activities to enjoy. Visit www.campbearcreek.com for a complete list of activities under the campground features and activities tab.

Q: What is your weather policy?
A: Bear Creek Campground is open rain or shine. Lake Compounce only closes when there is heavy lightning in the area. There will be indoor events available until the storm passes at the campground. We do not issue refunds or rain checks.

Q: Are there bathrooms located at Bear Creek?
A: Yes! There are public restrooms available at Bear Creek Campground. They are complete with changing areas and showers.

Q: Where is Bear Creek located?
A: Bear Creek is conveniently located in central Connecticut about two miles from Exit 31 off Interstate 84.
For GPS or Internet directions use 186 Enterprise Drive, Bristol, CT 06010.

Q: Where on Lake Compounce property is the campground?
A: It is located in the wooded area to the left and rear of the Lake Compounce Parking Lot.

Q: Can we bring our own firewood?
A: Unfortunately firewood from outside the campground is not permitted, however we sell firewood at the camp store.

Q: How many people does the cub hut accommodate?
A: 4 people max

Q: Once I book, how can I obtain discounted tickets to Lake Compounce?
A: You can purchase day tickets at check-in, or purchase our summer pass which allows unlimited admission May 7th - September 5th (check operating schedule for dates and times) those can be purchased here: https://www.lakecompounce.com/plan-a-visit/tickets-and-passes

Q: Is a 2-day ticket to Lake Compounce really only $42.99?
A: That is 100% correct! All ages! (kids under 3 are free)

Q: What is the schedule for the tram to Lake Compounce from and to Bear Creek Campgrounds?
A: The tram usually operates from 1 hour prior to Lake Compounce opening and runs until 1 hour after (There is no tram service during October)

Q: I have a family of 5 and I noticed that the stay and play package for a cabin on a weekend includes a maximum of 4.  How will that apply to my family?
A: The package would only apply to 4 people, the additional person will have to pay al' a cart

Q: I understand check in at 3pm but if I arrive early, am I able to retrieve tickets to Lake Compounce, spend the day there and thus check in after the park is closed?
A: Yes, we can check you in, put you on a waiting list (we will call you when your cabin/cub hut / or tipi is ready) But you and your family will be able to enjoy the park before check in.

Q: Does a ticket for Lake Compounce include access to Crocodile Cove?
A: Yes





860-583-3300 ext.6904 | 186 Enterprise Drive, Bristol CT, 06010