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Basket Factory Campsite

The Basket Factory Campsite offers a drive-to primitive camping opportunity.

Universal symbol of accessible site

Accessible features at the campsite include a privy, picnic table, tent pad and fire ring. The surface of the campsite is a firm stable surface suitable for mobility devices.

Stone surface and accessible picnic table

Full listing of DEC's Accessible Recreation Destinations.


Take Number Four Road east out of Lowville. At mile 4-4½, Number Four branches to the left from Pine Grove Road. After another 13-14 miles Number Four ends at the intersection with Buck Point and Stillwater Road. Turn right onto Stillwater Road. At mile 2-2¼, just past Moshier Road, the Herkimer County Line, the road reverts back to the Name Number Four Road. Just short of 2 miles further from the County Line, turn right on Basket Factory Road. Proceed south about a 1½ miles to the campsite.

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