Riverbend Family Campground Map
Office Hours
Mon-Thu
12:00pm - 4:00pm
Friday
12:00pm - 8:00pm
Saturday
10:00am - 4:00pm
Sunday
11:00am - 2:00pm
Enjoy River Bend Family Campground!

For generations, River Bend Family Campground has been curating a camping experience that nurtures our camper’s desire for community, relaxation, and family-oriented activities.

We are a family-oriented campground on the Olentangy River, located in Caledonia, OH. Enjoy many free amenities like Wi-Fi, pool, pond, showers, and Snack Shack, as well as an event-packed calendar. Take a vacation adventure the entire family can enjoy!

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Amenities
  • 215 Seasonal Full Hook Up Sites
    • Electric 50/30/20 Amps
    • Water
    • Sewer
  • 16 Seasonal Partial Hook Up Sites
    • Electric 50/30/20 Amps
    • Water
  • Tent Sites
    • Primitive with 110 Electric Hook Up
    • Primitive Only
  • Shower House
  • Shelters
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • The Snack Shack General Store
  • Dump Station
  • On-site Propane Tank Filling
Activities
  • Live Music
  • Catch and Release Pond, River Fishing (License required)
  • Catch and Release Fishing
  • 9 Hole Disc Golf Course
  • Miniature Golf Course
  • Baseball/Softball Field
  • Football Field
  • Basketball
  • 2 Kids Playgrounds
  • Tennis & Sand Volleyball Court
  • Swimming Pool
  • Horseshoe Pits
  • Rec Center
  • Golf Cart Trails
  • Paddleboats and Kayaks
  • Available By Reservation
    • Barbeque Pit
    • Picnic Grove
    • Pavilion
    • Activity Center
Live Entertainment
SatMay 29th, 2021
Analog Youth
Full Band
SunMay 30th, 2021
Loud Mouth DJ Services
SatJun 5th, 2021
Excesss Karaoke with your buddy Fat Mike
Prizes awarded to winners!
SatJun 12th, 2021
The Winnie Cooper Project
Full Band
SatJun 19th, 2021
Outlaw Soul
SatJun 26th, 2021
Silo Mayne
Rock on the Dock
SatJul 3rd, 2021
Topher James and the Biscuit Brigade
Rock on the Dock
SunJul 4th, 2021
D&K Entertainment Pool Party
SatJul 10th, 2021
Excesss Trivia with your buddy Fat Mike
Prizes awarded to winners!
SatJul 17th, 2021
River Bend's Got Talent
Teens and Adults
SatJul 24th, 2021
Octane
Full Band
SatJul 31st, 2021
Jared Mahone
Solo
SatAug 7th, 2021
Knot Brothers
Full Band
SatAug 14th, 2021
Excesss Karaoke with your buddy Fat Mike
Prizes awarded to winners!
SatAug 21st, 2021
Null Set
Full Band
SatAug 28th, 2021
Matt Mackey
Duo
SatSep 4th, 2021
23 Southbound
Full Band
SunSep 5th, 2021
80's Party
SatSep 18th, 2021
An Evening with Chris Tapper
Special Event
SatSep 25th, 2021
Knight After Knight
Duo
Kids Activities
SatMay 29th, 2021
Ice Cream Sundaes
SatJun 5th, 2021
Craft Stick Catapults with Alexis
SatJun 12th, 2021
Artist Trading Cards with Alexis
SatJun 19th, 2021
KIDS MINI GOLF TOURNEY
SatJun 26th, 2021
Obstacle Course
SatJul 3rd, 2021
Tie Dye T Shirts, Candy Man, & Bike Decorating Contest
SatJul 10th, 2021
Creative Playdough with Alexis
SatJul 17th, 2021
DIY Water Tables with Alexis
SatJul 24th, 2021
Slip & Slide
SatJul 31st, 2021
Printmaking and Fizzy Drip Paintings with Alexis
SatAug 7th, 2021
Scavenger Hunt
SatAug 14th, 2021
Straw Shooters with Alexis
SatAug 21st, 2021
Recycled Sculpture with Alexis
SatAug 28th, 2021
Wall Hangings and Mobiles with Alexis
SatSep 4th, 2021
Ice Cream Sundaes
SatSep 11th, 2021
Board Game Tournament
Free entry. Prizes awarded!
SatSep 18th, 2021
Jimmy's Golden Buckeye Hunt
SatOct 16th, 2021
Trick or Treat
Adult Activities
SatJun 26th, 20214:00pm
Cocktails and Canvas
Art with Schena Freeman
$25 fee to attend. Must sign up in advance. Limited to first 30 people.
SatJul 24th, 20214:00pm
Sip & String
Art with Schena Freeman
$25 fee to attend. Must sign up in advance. Limited to first 30 people.
SatAug 21st, 20214:00pm
Cocktails and Canvas
Art with Schena Freeman
$25 fee to attend. Must sign up in advance. Limited to first 30 people.
Tournaments
SatMay 29th, 2021
Mini Golf Invitational 1
Sign ups are limited to the first 32 contestants on a first-come, first-served basis. If you do not sign up in advance, you can still play if there are slots available. The tournament bracket and schedule will be posted at The Hub by Noon on Saturday, May 29th. Games will start at 12:30. The individual tournament prize rules are in effect. Also, the top 5 best scores advance to the Labor Day Weekend Championship to play the top 5 from July 4th weekend. (So, if you miss out on playing in the Memorial Day one, make sure to sign up for the 4th of July one.)
SatJun 5th, 2021
Jimmy's Fishing Tournament
SatJun 12th, 2021
Volleyball Tourney
SatJun 19th, 2021
Corn Hole Tourney
SatJun 26th, 2021
Whiffle Ball Tournament
SatJul 3rd, 2021
Mini Golf Invitational 2
SatJul 10th, 2021
Jimmy's Fishing Tournament
SatJul 24th, 2021
Disc Golf Tournament
TueJul 27th, 2021
Horse Shoes Tournament
SatJul 31st, 2021
HORSE Tournament
SatAug 7th, 2021
Euchre Tournament
SatAug 14th, 2021
Softball Game
SatAug 21st, 2021
Kick Ball
SatAug 28th, 2021
Jimmy's Fishing Tournament
SatSep 4th, 2021
Mini Golf Championship
Winners from 1 and 2
Movies
Join us for our Outdoor Movie Night every Friday at 8:30pm, starting Memorial Day Weekend. Please call the office at (740) 389-5371 for the movie lineup.
Rates
WeekdaySun-Thu
WeekendFri-Sat
Holiday WeekendsMemorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day
Primitive
$25
$30
$30 Weekday$35 Weekend
Riverside Primitive
$30
$35
$35 Weekday$40 Weekend
Primitive with 110 Electric Access (20 Amp)
$35
$40
$40 Weekday$45 Weekend
20/30/50 Electric and Water
$40
$45
$45 Weekday$50 Weekend
WeekdaySun-Thu
Primitive
$25
Riverside Primitive
$30
Primitive with 110 Electric Access (20 Amp)
$35
20/30/50 Electric and Water
$40
WeekendFri-Sat
Primitive
$30
Riverside Primitive
$35
Primitive with 110 Electric Access (20 Amp)
$40
20/30/50 Electric and Water
$45
Holiday WeekendsMemorial Day, 4th of July, Labor Day
Primitive
$30 Weekday$35 Weekend
Riverside Primitive
$35 Weekday$40 Weekend
Primitive with 110 Electric Access (20 Amp)
$40 Weekday$45 Weekend
20/30/50 Electric and Water
$45 Weekday$50 Weekend
Guests
The base rate for each site includes 2 adults and up to 4 children. There is an additional charge as follows
  • Additional Adults (after first 2) - $10 each per night
  • Additional Children (after first 4) - $5 each per night
  • Pets (2 maximum) - $5 each per night
Passes
Guest Pass (Day)
$5 per day
Be on site from 8am until curfew with a specific registered seasonal camper.
Guest Pass (Overnight)
$10 per night
Be on site for a 24 hour period with a specific registered seasonal camper, including overnight.
Guest Golf Cart Pass
$5 per visit
Use their own golf cart on the property as a short-term camper.
Replacement Seasonal Car Pass
$10 per season
Obtain a new seasonal car pass after they lost their first one. (Each seasonal site is provided with two car passes at no charge.)
Family Day Pass (Season)
$100 per family of 2 adults and their minor children
Visit the Campground from 8am to curfew during the 2021 season. (However, overnight stays require an additional $10 overnight pass.) Valid for adult children of seasonal campers and parents of seasonal campers.
Storage Parking Fee
$25 per month
Have a vehicle, RV, camper, trailer, or boat that exceeds the limits of campers permitted onsite.
Student Car Pass
$10 per season
Have a vehicle at the Campground operated by the child of a seasonal camper between the ages of 16-22.
Dinner Pass (Age 65+)
No Charge, but must register
Visit a seasonal camper’s site between the hours of 5pm and 9pm
Active Duty Military (children or parents of seasonal campers only)
No Charge, but must register
Visit the Campground while their child or parent who is a seasonal camper is also present.
FACILITIES RENTALS

All rentals are from 10am to 5pm. The facilities must be cleaned and returned to the condition that it was in at the time the rental began by no later than 6pm.

You may provide entertainment during your facility rental. Approval is required to use amplified sound for entertainment. Any entertainment that you provide is the renter’s responsibility and is not to be deemed as payment for the facility rental.

You may reserve a facility by visiting the office or calling (740) 389-5371

RENTAL COSTS
  • Activity Center - $200 (includes air conditioning)
  • Shelter House (near Snack Shack/Pond) - $150
  • Pavilion - $150
I grew up there and now this is our first year with our daughter!
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River Bend Family Campground River Bend Family Campground 1092 Whetstone River Rd South
Caledonia OH, 43314
Office Hours
Mon - Thu
12:00pm - 4:00pm
Friday
12:00pm - 8:00pm
Saturday
10:00am - 4:00pm
Sunday
11:00am - 2:00pm
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