Basin Campground

White Mountain National Forest

Write a Review
Basin Rd. Chatham, NH 03813 603-528-8721 Reservations: 877-444-6777 Official Website

GPS: 44.2681, -71.0222

  • Overview
  • Q&A
  • Reviews (3)
  • Amenities

Overview of Basin Campground

Number of Sites 21

Reservations yes

Open Seasonally Mid-May - mid-Oct.

Elevation 688 ft / 209 m

Tent Camping Yes

View Map
portable computer displaying map of camping locations
mobile device showing map of camping locations
Roadpass Pro
Signup for Roadpass Pro to get premium access to all of these great road travel apps.
Unlock pro campendium features
Ad Free Experience
Cell Service Overlays & Reports
Public Land Map Overlays
Trail Maps
Filter by Elevation
Pro icon Join Roadpass Pro

Q&A - Ask the Community about Basin Campground

To ask questions of the owner or manager please contact the campground directly. 603-528-8721

Campendium users haven't asked any questions about Basin Campground

Reviews of Basin Campground 3 people have reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

Overall Rating
Site Quality
39 reviews
“Nice Campground In NH White Mountains”

Reviewed 8/4/2022

Nightly rate: $20
Days stayed: 1
Site Number: 6
Overall Rating

We stayed here for one night July 24th in spot 6. There is no cell reception and a lot of shade, so don’t expect connectivity or significant solar charging. Spot 6 backed up to Basin Rim Trail, so plenty of nice hikes right from the campground. We stayed in our roof top tent, but it could have easily accommodated our 30’ trailer. The... more

Site Quality

HardAleeAdventures would stay here again

This review is the opinion of a Campendium member and not of

2 reviews
“Great weekend off grid at the Basin CG. ”

Reviewed 10/3/2021

Nightly rate: $20
Days stayed: 2
Site Number: 15
RV Length: 21' (Class B)
Overall Rating

Site 15 was perfect for us. No other campers visible on the door side of the camper. Nice level spot. You are not all jammed together like in a commercial campground. Easy access to hiking trails and the Basin Pond was beautiful. The CG hosts did offer campwood for $7 a bundle in case you needed it. Bath house was de... more

Site Quality

Rob Figler would stay here again

This review is the opinion of a Campendium member and not of

3 reviews
“Rustic but beautiful!”

Reviewed 1/20/2020

Nightly rate: $22
Days stayed: 7
RV Length: 28' (Travel Trailer)
Overall Rating

Towed our 25 foot Jayco hybrid here for seven days in July 2016. Sites were large and very private. There was a bathroom with running water / showers, although we didn’t use them. Very quiet at night and beautiful setting next to the lake / pond. There is a boat launch right next to the campground where you can launch kayaks or s... more

Site Quality

GVN71 would stay here again

This review is the opinion of a Campendium member and not of

Be the first to add a note for Basin Campground!

Add a note!

Be the first to add a video for Basin Campground!

Add Video!

Have you written a blog post about Basin Campground?

Share it here!

Contact us to update this listing.


  • dry camping
  • fishing
  • picnic area
  • recreation trail
  • water access
Site Amenities
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
  • restrooms: flush
  • trash
  • water available
  • pets
LNT _Proud Partner-Charcoal Created with Sketch.


Wild River Campground

sleepy little campground, quiet, rustic beauty!

- Buddy & Janet

Hastings Campground

Maine's White Mountains NF CG

- Kate'nDave

White Birches Camping Park


- Patriot

Timberland Camping

Very good hosts, great campground

- tvillone

Crocker Pond Campground


- Lindzor

Dolly Copp Campground

Comfortable park like setting in White mountains

- Living_Life

Group 2 Created with Sketch.
Back to Top