Where To...Camp Near NYC

10/04/2010 01:57 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011
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If you love camping but you live in New York City, the good news is you don't have to look too far beyond the boroughs for a pristine place to pitch a tent.

From beach sites in Long Island to the best kept secret park in Massachusetts to Vermont's woodsy knolls on Lake Champlain, these 17 campgrounds near NYC charge between two dollars and $50 per night, offer fire pits, horseback riding, kayaks, cabins, and even an outdoor movie night--plus they all have one thing in common: they are easily accessible without a car.

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