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2016 Campground Schedule

2016 DEC Campground Schedule
Campground County Opening Date Closing Date Fee*
Alger Island Herkimer May 20 September 5 $18.00
Ausable Point Clinton May 20 October 10 $22.00
Bear Spring Mountain Delaware May 20 September 5 $18.00
Beaverkill Sullivan May 20 September 5 $20.00
Brown Tract Pond Hamilton May 20 September 5 $18.00
Buck Pond Franklin May 20 September 5 $20.00
Caroga Lake Fulton May 20 September 5 $20.00
Cranberry Lake St. Lawrence May 20 October 10 $20.00
Crown Point Essex May 20 October 10 $18.00
Devil's Tombstone Greene May 20 September 5 $16.00
Eagle Point Warren May 20 September 11 $22.00
Eighth Lake Hamilton May 20 October 10 $22.00
Fish Creek Franklin April 8 October 23 $22.00
Forked Lake Hamilton May 20 September 5 $18.00
Glen Island Warren May 20 October 10 $28.00
Golden Beach Hamilton May 20 September 5 $20.00
Hearthstone
Point
Warren May 20 September 11 $22.00
Indian Lake
Islands
Hamilton May 20 October 10 $20.00
Kenneth L.
Wilson
Ulster May 20 October 10 $22.00
Lake Durant Hamilton May 20 October 10 $20.00
Lake Eaton Hamilton May 20 October 10 $20.00
Lake George
Battleground
Warren May 20 October 10 $22.00
Lake Harris Essex May 20 September 11 $18.00
Lewey Lake Hamilton May 20 October 10 $20.00
Limekiln Lake Hamilton May 20 September 5 $20.00
Lincoln Pond Essex May 20 September 5 $18.00
Little Pond Delaware May 20 October 10 $22.00
Little Sand
Point
Hamilton May 20 September 11 $20.00
Long Island Warren May 20 September 5 $28.00
Luzerne Warren May 20 September 11 $22.00
Meacham Lake Franklin May 20 October 10 $20.00
Meadowbrook Essex May 20 September 5 $18.00
Moffitt Beach Hamilton May 20 October 10 $22.00
Mongaup Pond Sullivan May 20 October 10 $22.00
Narrow Island Warren May 20 September 5 $28.00
Nicks Lake Herkimer May 20 October 10 $22.00
Northampton
Beach
Fulton May 20 October 10 $22.00
North/South
Lake
Greene May 20 October 23 $22.00
Paradox Lake Essex May 20 September 5 $18.00
Point Comfort Hamilton May 20 September 5 $20.00
Poplar Point Hamilton May 20 September 5 $20.00
Putnam Pond Essex May 20 October 10 $18.00
Rogers Rock Warren May 20 October 10 $22.00
Rollins Pond Franklin May 20 September 5 $20.00
Sacandaga Hamilton May 20 September 5 $20.00
Saranac Lake
Islands
Franklin May 20 October 10 $22.00
Sharp Bridge Essex May 20 September 5 $18.00
Scaroon Manor Warren May 20 September 11 $25.00
Taylor Pond Clinton May 20 September 5 $16.00
Tioga Point Hamilton May 20 September 5 $18.00
Wilmington Notch Essex May 6 October 10 $18.00
Woodland Valley Ulster May 20 October 10 $20.00

* Non-New York State residents will be charged an additional $5.00 fee per night for camping at all facilities.

Please note that all facilities now offer Site Specific Reservations.

Prospect Mountain Veterans Memorial Highway will open May 28 and remain open through October 16 to allow the viewing of the spectacular fall foliage.

Lake George Beach and the Battlefield Picnic Area will open to the public weekends only beginning May 28. Lake George Beach and the Battlefield Picnic Area will be open 7 days a week beginning on June 18 and will close on September 5.

Hinckley Reservoir will open to the public on May 28 and will close on September 5.

Fourth Lake Picnic Area will open to the public on May 20 and will close on September 5.

Sunset Bay Marina will open to the public on May 27 and will close on October 1.

The boat launching ramp at Lake George Beach will be operational year round with parking for vehicles with trailers limited to 26 parking spots. Access is free of charge beginning after Labor Day until the Friday before Memorial Day. From Memorial Day Weekend until Labor Day users will be required to pay a day-use fee.

For additional information on camping in the Forest Preserves write to:

N.Y.S. Department of Environmental Conservation
Bureau of Recreation, 3rd Floor
625 Broadway
Albany, NY 12233-5253

Or Call (518) 457-2500


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