New Hampshire Parks & Recreation
Facebook Twitter YouTube Blog Parking Reservations E-Updates
ExploreExperienceWhat's HappeningGet InvolvedWho We AreDividerPartner & Community Resources
  • Explore
  • Explore
  • Explore

Deer Mountain Campground

5309 North Main Street
Pittsburg, NH 03592
Phone: 603-538-6965

Photo Gallery
Photo Gallery
Photo Gallery
Photo Gallery
Photo Gallery
Photo Gallery
Photo Gallery
Photo Gallery
Campground Group Camping Hiking Fishing Canoeing Kayaking Picnicking Leashed Pets

Winter Recreation Area Pit Toilet Parking Fee Area
Icon Legend

Deer Mountain Campground is located in Connecticut Lakes State Forest, adjacent to the Connecticut River between Second and Third Connecticut lakes and is just five minutes south of the Canadian border. It is adjacent to the stretch of Route 3 north of Pittsburg, referred to as Moose Alley, which makes it a prime location for moose viewing. The campground consists of 25 primitive sites and opens for walk-in camping beginning on May 10th. Deer Mountain Campground Information.

Operating Schedule

This park is always open for recreation unless closed or restricted by posting. During the off-season the park is typically not staffed and comfort stations are not available.

Campground Schedule:

 Pre-season Full-Time Closing Office Hours Camping Rate Per Night
 5/15 5/22 10/12 Call park for hours
$23 (no hook-ups)

Note: The cabin (Site 20 or aka Cornpopper) and sites 21, 23 are available through November 10th by reservation only. The rest of the campground is closed after October 13th..

The main operating season for the campground is Memorial Day to Columbus Day. Outside of the main camping season, (early spring and late fall) camping is first come, first serve and weather permitting. Staffing, services, and facilities may be limited during this time. Please use iron ranger (self-service pay station) to make payment.

Are pets allowed at Deer Mountain Campground?

Pets are permitted in the park. See the NH State Parks Pets Policy for more information.

Keep Your Parks Clean

Through the Carry-In/Carry-Out Program, you can help us keep your parks clean and beautiful by carrying out whatever you carry in. Thank you for your cooperation and remember to recycle.


Access for Persons with Disabilities

Please contact the park office directly for information regarding disability access needs.

Additional Resources/Information

Deer Mountain Campground Map