Nicks Lake Campground
Old Forge, Herkimer County
Located in the Black River Wild Forest, this campground abuts serene Nicks Lake, where hikers and anglers hear bird calls and the splashes of oars and fish jumping from mirror-smooth water.
Wildlife to Watch
- White-tailed deer
- Red squirrels
Where to Watch
- Hiking trails
- Nature trail
This site has accessible features that include campsites and a picnic area. A full list of DEC's accessible recreation destinations is available on the DEC website.
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Address: 278 Bisby Rd., Old Forge, NY
Website: Nicks Lake Campground
Photo Credits: Jessica McBride, DEC