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Lake Eaton

Kayak at sunset at Lake Eaton CampgroundAddress: HC01 Route 30, Long Lake, NY 12847
GPS Info. (Latitude,Longitude): 43d59'19.79"N, 74d27'43.07"W
Campground Phone: (518) 624-2641
Regional Office Phone: (518) 897-1309
Camping Fee: $20

Campground Map PDF File (352 KB)

Make a reservation at this campground with ReserveAmerica.

Firewood Restriction Map || (PDF file, 1.1 MB) View map showing 50-mile radius from which untreated firewood may be moved to this campground. For more information see firewood restrictions.

Lake Eaton offers a number of secluded sites, canoe, rowboat and kayak rentals and a blacktopped roadway for biking and walking enthusiasts. An interpretive nature trail is located along the northern boundary of the campground. There are numerous hiking opportunities nearby including one trail head that begins within the campground and serves three designated trails. Seaplane rides are available only a mile away in the nearby village of Long Lake which is a quintessential Central Adirondack town, and has been a hub of activity since the mid-nineteenth century.

Directions: From the NYS Thruway (I-90), Exit 27 at Amsterdam; north on Route 30 through the villages of Speculator, Indian Lake, Blue Mountain Lake, and Long Lake. Campground is 1 1/2 miles north on Route 30 from Long Lake Village on the left side of the road.

From Tupper Lake: Route 30 south, 20 miles from Village of Tupper Lake, right side of the road.

Northbound: From Adirondack Northway (I-87), Exit 23 at Warrensburg; Route 9 north to Route 28 west to Indian Lake Village; Route 30 north to Long Lake. Campground is 1 1/2 miles north of Village of Long Lake on the left side of the road.

Southbound: From Adirondack Northway (1-87), Exit 29 at North Hudson/Newcomb; (Blue Ridge Road) west on 28N through Newcomb to Long Lake. Campground is 1/12 miles north on Route 30 from Long Lake Village on the left side of the road.

Camp site at Lake Eaton CampgroundAmenities: 135 tent and trailer sites, picnic area with tables and fireplaces, flush toilets, hot showers, trailer dump station, recycling center, mobility impaired accessibility, boat and canoe rentals (daily).

Boating: Power boats, rowboats, canoes and kayaks allowed. Rowboat, canoe and kayak rentals available.

Fishing: Fish present in Lake Eaton: Lake trout, brook trout, white fish, smelt, smallmouth bass, sunfish, yellow perch, brown bullhead, sucker, rainbow salmon, and minnow.

Hiking: Owl Heads Mountain Trail and Fire Tower.

Day Use Facilities: A picnic area is available.

Junior Naturalist Program: Our campgrounds become an outdoor classroom for young children (5-13) and their families. Enjoy games and activities to earn a beautiful embroidered patch.

Area Attractions: The Adirondack Museum at Blue Mountain Lake is 12 miles south of campground. Water Safari Water Theme Park in Old Forge. The Wild Center, Natural History Museum of the Adirondacks in Tupper Lake.