Owned & operated by the Gustine family since 1964, Nelson's Family Campground is located on 175 scenic acres in central Connecticut. For the day, week, month or season, the campground is an ideal place to camp and enjoy the great outdoor life with your friends & family. Every year thousands of families, many repeat customers, find their way to join us for fun activities, visiting nearby attractions, and just kicking back and escaping for a while. We cater to all ages and lifestyles and welcome tent & popup campers, full time travelers, seasonals, and weekenders alike. As we celebrate over 45 years in the camping industry, we invite you to visit and experience all the family fun and camping excitement that we have to offer.
Directions: From New Haven or New York:
Take I-91 North to Exit 22. Go South on Route 9 to stop light. Turn right onto Route 66 East. Follow Route 66 East into East Hampton. Turn left onto North Main St.-Lake Road Follow for 1 1/2 miles and turn left onto Mott Hill Rd. we are 1/2 mile up on the left hand side.
From Hartford (south) or New London (North):
Take Route 2 to exit 13. Turn onto Route 66 West (from Hartford turn right/from New London turn left) and follow to East Hampton. Turn right onto North Main Street. Go 1 1/2 miles North on North Main St.- Lake Road to Mott Hill Rd. Take a left onto Mott Hill Rd and we are 1/2 miles up on the left.
Take I-84 East to exit 27. follow Route 691 to Route 66 East to East Hampton. Go 1 1/2 miles North on North Main St.- Lake Road to Mott Hill Rd. Take a left onto Mott Hill Rd and we are 1/2 miles up on the left.