Area Attractions

Conveniently Located Near It All

Discover what’s just around the bend from Nelson’s Family Campground. From unique attractions to historical landmarks and outdoor adventures to indoor dining, there are so many nearby experiences to add to your camping vacation!

Visit one-of-a-kind landmarks and attractions like:

Learn all about local history and culture, ponder art, and immerse yourself in out-of-this-world exhibits at museums like:

Enjoy plenty of outdoor adventures with water sports on Lake Pocotopaug and miles upon miles of scenic hiking and biking trails!

You and the family are sure to build up an appetite after exploring so many local scenes and attractions, so be sure to fuel up at these nearby eateries and watering holes.

  • Sweet Jean’s Cafe
  • Main Street Pizza
  • The Dublin
  • Willimantic Brewing Company
  • Arrigoni Winery

Discover Many Hidden Gems Nearby Nelson’s!


Nelson's Family Campground 71 Mott Hill Road
East Hampton, CT 06424

(860) 267-5300

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