Tent Camping at a Luxury Campground

Embrace the Outdoors

Nestled in the picturesque landscapes of New York, our resort offers a haven for campers who seek the classic charm of tent camping with the convenience of modern amenities. Whether you’re a seasoned camper or a first-timer, our campground in NY provides the perfect setting for an unforgettable adventure.

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A campground nestled in the woods next to a serene lake.

Endless Adventure Awaits

Tent Camping at Its Best

Our tent sites are thoughtfully positioned to offer privacy and convenience, complete with essential facilities like picnic tables and fire rings, enhancing your Western New York camping experience. Whether you’re looking to reconnect with nature, bond with family and friends, or simply escape the everyday hustle, our tent camping sites are the perfect choice.

Explore our tent campsites

Tent Camping Your Way

Choose from serene Lakeside and Lakeview sites or the tranquil heights of our Mountain sites. 

A tepee on a grassy area near Rainbow Lake in western New York.

Lakefront Tents

Steps from the water, our lakefront sites at Allegany Mountain Resort offer stunning Rainbow Lake sunsets,

A campground set up in the woods near a lake.

Lakeview Tents

Our Lakeview tent sites at Allegany Mountain Resort offer a diverse range of vistas, from expansive, majestic views of Rainbow Lake to charming glimpses through the majestic pines.

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Mountain Tents

Experience the essence of wilderness at our Mountain Camping Sites, where the beauty of Allegany mountains meets outdoor adventure.

Free Boathouse Rentals

Enjoy Rainbow Lake

Pack light and discover the joys of lakeside tent camping at Allegany Mountain Resort’s Rainbow Lake, complete with free boathouse rentals for kayaking and paddle boating. Immerse yourself in the scenic beauty and tranquil waters, perfect for a relaxing and adventurous camping experience.

Two people are camping and floating in an inflatable raft on Rainbow Lake in western New York.
An aerial view of a crowd of people at a car show in a campground.

Weekly entertainment and events

Something for Everyone

From lively DJ nights and family-friendly activities to seasonal festivals and unique workshops, our calendar is brimming with opportunities to make your visit unforgettable. Whether you’re seeking adventure, relaxation, or a bit of both, there’s always something happening to suit every taste and age. Join us and experience the vibrant heart of our community through events that promise to turn your time here into lasting memories

Frequently Asked Questions

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At Allegany Mountain Resort, we offer a variety of tent camping sites to suit every camper’s preference. Our guests can choose from lakefront sites with stunning views of Rainbow Lake, serene lakeview sites nestled amidst nature, or secluded wooded sites surrounded by the tranquility of the forest. Each site type provides a unique camping experience, whether you’re looking for a picturesque view, a peaceful retreat, or a more private, nature-immersive stay.

Our lakefront and lakeview sites are perfect for those who wish to wake up to the beauty of Rainbow Lake and enjoy easy access to water activities. The wooded sites, on the other hand, offer a deep-forest feel and are ideal for campers seeking solitude and a direct connection with nature. All our sites are equipped with essential amenities to ensure a comfortable and enjoyable camping experience in the beautiful setting of Allegany Mountain Resort.

Each tent camping site at Allegany Mountain Resort is designed to offer both comfort and a genuine outdoor experience. Campers can expect to find a picnic table and a fire ring at each site, perfect for outdoor meals and cozy campfires. Additionally, all sites have access to clean and well-maintained bathhouses with showers, ensuring that our campers have convenient facilities close at hand.

For those who need them, selected sites also offer electrical hookups, and there is ample parking available near each camping area. Plus, the resort provides on-site laundry facilities, which is particularly handy for those on longer stays. We strive to blend the rustic charm of camping with the conveniences of modern amenities, making your stay at Allegany Mountain Resort as comfortable as it is memorable.

Yes, we understand that pets are part of the family, and we welcome them at Allegany Mountain Resort. Our pet-friendly tent camping sites allow you to bring up to three pets, so your furry friends can join in on the fun. We do ask that pets are kept on a leash in common areas and that campers adhere to our pet policy to ensure a safe and enjoyable experience for all guests.

There are plenty of outdoor spaces for your pets to explore, but we also remind campers to be mindful of the local wildlife and other campers. Please be responsible for cleaning up after your pets and ensuring they are well-behaved during your stay. With these considerations, your camping trip can be a fantastic experience for you and your pets alike.

Absolutely! Tent campers at Allegany Mountain Resort have access to a wide range of activities, making every stay an adventure. You can explore the natural beauty of the area through our hiking trails, enjoy water activities with our complimentary boathouse rentals, or simply relax and take in the stunning surroundings of Rainbow Lake and the Allegany mountains.

We also host various seasonal events and activities, such as outdoor movie nights, making your camping experience even more exciting. Whether you’re looking to relax or seek adventure, there’s something for everyone. Our goal is to provide a camping experience that’s as active or as laid-back as you want it to be.

Yes, we have a fully stocked country store at Allegany Mountain Resort. Our store offers a range of camping essentials, from food and snacks to camping gear and souvenirs. This means you don’t have to worry if you forget something at home or need to replenish supplies during your stay.

The store is conveniently located within the resort, making it easy for our tent campers to access whatever they need without having to leave the grounds. Whether it’s firewood for your campfire, marshmallows for s’mores, or basic groceries, our country store has got you covered. We aim to make your camping experience as hassle-free and enjoyable as possible.

An aerial view of a swimming pool at Rainbow Lake resort.

Our Amenities Packed Campground

Something for Everyone

After a day in the great outdoors, refresh yourself in our two outdoor pools or the indoor pool complete with a jacuzzi. Challenge your camping companions on our variety of sports courts, from an energetic game of basketball to a friendly match of tennis. For nature enthusiasts, embark on a journey along two miles of scenic hiking trails or take to the water with our complimentary kayak and paddleboat rentals, all adding to your ultimate tent camping experience.

A variety of WNY Attractions Nearby

Discover the Allegheny Mountains

Explore the sprawling landscapes, where miles of hiking and biking trails weave through lush forests and along serene lakes. Whether you’re seeking an adventurous day trip or a peaceful excursion in the wilderness, the proximity to the Allegheny Mountains enhances your camping experience with us, providing easy access to one of New York’s most beloved natural treasures. Immerse yourself in the rich biodiversity, scenic vistas, and tranquil ambiance, all while enjoying the comfort and amenities of our campground.


A full moon rises over a campground at night.