We welcome you to one of the most unique KOA Resorts in North America! From deluxe RV and tent sites to luxury lodges and camping cabins, we have the perfect location for your camping vacation. Our beautiful facility borders the West Canada Creek. This offers our guests world class trout fishing, tubing, and other recreational activities right on the property! Stay in a tree house lodge or a solar powered cabin! Take a swim in in our sparkling diamond pool, or play a round of Frisbee golf! Take your pet companion along with you! We also offer a fully stocked camp store for your convenience.

​The ​prospects are endless at the Herkimer Diamond Mines KOA Resort

We have many amenities and activities to keep everyone entertained! Take a swim in the sparkling diamond shaped pool or play a round of Frisbee golf! Head up to "Splash Alley" and take a tube ride down the West Canada Creek! Stroll the organic gardens or just relax and listen to the sounds of nature. Check out our activity calendar for fun, free things to do for the whole family. We have a fully stocked camp store for anything you may need during your stay. Onsite dining options vary from pizza delivery to your site, to a sit-down feast fit for a hungry miner at the Miners' Table!

Just minutes from the facility, experience the Historic Erie Canal with a cruise through Lock 18, a "liquid elevator" that raises and lowers vessels over 20 feet. Cruises depart from Gems Along the Mohawk, a unique shopping venue featuring a wide variety of New York products. While there, visit local favorite Waterfront Grille and enjoy a great meal and watch the ​yachts cruise by. Cherish your heroes at Cooperstown’s Baseball Hall of Fame, or visit the Farmers' Museum or Fenimore Art Museum in Cooperstown, a scenic 30 minute drive.

Enjoy our Resort Amenities during your stay:

Specialty Lodging at the Herkimer Diamond Mines KOA Resort

​Windmill Lodge

Learn about wind energy in our 8 person lodge! The windmill transfers the raw kinetic energy from the wind into usable energy inside. This lodge includes a queen bed, two sets of single bunk beds, sleeper sofa, and a full bathroom. Included in the partial kitchen is a microwave, refrigerator, sink, coffee maker and toaster.  Cable, heat and A/C are all a part of this lodge.

​​​​​Astronomy Lodge

​​​Experience our astronomy themed lodge with it's own observatory and telescope. Inside you will find 2 bedrooms, full bath, and kitchen! What makes this lodge special is the elevated observatory, complete with a high powered telescope to view the solar system!

​​​​​A​ries Astrology Lodge

​​​​Take a journey through the constellations at this specialty lodge feturing all the stars! Inside this lodge ​is 2 bedrooms, sleeps up to 6 people and is filled with interesting astrological touches.

​​​Tree House Lodge

​A fun, new and exciting lodge! Our new Tree House Lodge sleeps up to 4 people! You'll enjoy spending your nights a top this new tree house​ overlooking the campground. Included in the partial kitchen is a microwave, refrigerator, sink, coffee maker and toaster. ​A full bath, cable, heat and A/C are all a part of this incredible ​camping experience!

​​​​Solar ​Kolony Lodges

​​If you want to reduce your carbon footprint while camping, a stay at the solar colony may be just right. This group of 3 cabins are powered by rooftop sol​ar panels, providing ​​the power ​used inside. These luxury lodges sleep up to 6 people, have full baths and plently of living space. ​You can monitor the amount of energy generated and consumed during your visit for an added educational experience!

Creekside Cabins

​​Camping in one of our ​​Creekside Deluxe Cabins is like "roughing it" in a vacation home! Spacious and complete, these units offer lots of living space and sleep 4 to 6 people. ​These ​Cabins​ feature a separate bedroom, a bathroom and kitchen. Top it off with central air and heat - and this is camping!

​Deluxe ​Cabins

​These new Deluxe Cabins come with amenities and can sleep up to five people.  Stay in Randy's Lodge, Digger's Den or Fossil Inn and enjoy the view of the famous West Canada Creek from your front porch. 

​​​Cottages at Miners' Village

The Cottages at Miners' Village offer the convenience of a fully equipped cabin with the hilltop views of the the KOA Resort across the road. The Cottages offer a great location close to the new Miners' Village!

​​Camping Cabins

​Camping in a Cabin is both easy and economical. All that is needed is bedding (sleeping bags or bed linens), cooking utensils and personal items: it's like tenting without a tent. ​We also have amenity bags equipped with linens for your pleasure and use.  Cabins have a charcoal grill, fire ring, picnic table, and a porch swing

Camp​site options at the Herkimer Diamond Mines KOA Resort

​Deluxe RV Sites

​We offer deluxe RV sites with easy access, many pull-through sites. Full site amenities include full power, water and sewer hook-ups, in addition to cable tv and free wifi.

​​​Full Hookups Campsites

​We offer ​camp​​sites with ​full hookups, many ​waterfront sites. ​Site amenities include ​50 or 30 Amp power, water and sewer hook-ups, ​with a fire pit and picnic table.

​Water/Electric Campsites

​We offer ​camp​​sites with ​​water and electric, many ​waterfront sites. ​Site amenities include ​50 or 30 Amp power, water ​hookup, ​with a firepit and picnic table.

​Tent Campsites

​We offer ​tent camp​sites with ​fire rings and picnic tables​. Deluxe tent campsites available with electric and 2-person swing.