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LAKE EATON CAMPGROUND, NY

Status: Closed through Thu May 14 2015   Season Dates
Max reservation window: Fri Jul 24 2015   Later Dates
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Description

Description: Lake Eaton offers a number of secluded campsites; canoe, rowboat and kayak rentals; and a blacktopped roadway for biking and walking enthusiasts. There is something for everyone at this peaceful campground.

Geography:

Lake Eaton Campground is located in the Adirondacks.

Recreation:

Cartop Boats, rowboats, canoes and kayaks are allowed; rowboat, canoe, and kayak rentals are available. Fish present in Lake Eaton include lake trout, brook trout, white fish, smelt, smallmouth bass, sunfish, yellow perch, brown bullhead, sucker, rainbow salmon, and minnow. The park offers several hiking trails.

Facilities:

The park offers tent and trailer sites, a picnic area with tables and fireplaces, flush toilets, hot showers, a trailer dump station, a recycling center, disabled accessibility, and daily boat and canoe rentals.

Nearby Attractions:

The Adirondack Museum at Blue Mountain Lake is 12 miles south of campground. Water Safari Water Theme Park is in nearby Old Forge. The Wild Center and the Natural History Museum of the Adirondacks are located close by, in Tupper Lake. Finally, seaplane rides are available just a mile away, in the town of Long Lake.

Services & Amenities:

Within Facility
  • Basketball Net/Court
  • Bath House
  • Biking
  • Boat Launch
  • Boat Launch Ramp
  • Boat Rental
  • Boating
  • Cabins
  • Canoe Rental
  • Canoeing
  • Comfort Station
  • Dump Station
  • Fishing
  • Handicap Access
  • Hiking
  • Hiking Trail
  • Lifeguard Cabin
  • Parking
  • Picnic Tables
  • Picnicking
  • Playground
  • Powerboating
  • Recycling Station
  • Showers
  • Snowmobile Trails
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming
  • Swimming - Beach
  • Telephone
  • Water Fillup Station
Within 10 Miles
  • Convenience Store
  • Hospital
  • Medical Clinic
  • Museum
  • Shopping
Alerts and Important Information
CAMPGROUND SPECIFIC INFORMATION
  • Boat launching is for canoe, kayaks, and row boats
  • Garbage must be taken to a central process area. Clear bags must be used. Instructions are available for recycling procedures

WHEN YOU ARRIVE-You must sign for your own site. Have your equipment with you and be ready to camp when you register. Names of all campers on a site must be listed on the permit at time of registration
CHECK-IN TIME-From 12:00 noon until 9:00 p.m. Campers must register for their campsite by 9:00 p.m. on the first night of their reservation or the campsite will be subject to re-rental and all fees will be forfeited
CHECK-OUT TIME-11:00 a.m. on your departure date
OCCUPANCY-Limited to 6 individuals per campsite and 2 tents or 1 unit of hard wheeled camping equipment and 1 tent. Only 2 vehicles permitted on any campsite. Extra vehicles will be required to park in a designated area (additional fees will apply)
AGE REGULATIONS-Campsites must be registered and occupied by a responsible person 18 years of age or older
LENGTH OF STAY-Your camping permit can be issued for a maximum of 14 nights. From July 1 through Labor Day only 14 cumulative nights will be permitted at any campground.
QUIET HOURS-From 10 p.m. until 7 a.m., and are strictly enforced. Violators of this policy may be evicted
GENERATORS-The use of generators may be limited to no more than 5 hours per day and fall between the hours of 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. daily. If the use of a generator is deemed unreasonably loud by the facility staff then individual use of a generator may be prohibited/limited
FIRES-Must be built in fireplaces provided. Only dead and down wood may be used for fuel. No chainsaws are allowed in campgrounds, and cutting down trees, alive or dead is prohibited.
FIREARMS-Are not allowed in campgrounds except during the Fall and Spring hunting seasons. Firearms must not be discharged within campground boundaries at any time
ACCESSIBLE SITES-At least one member of the camping party staying on the site must be mobility impaired (i.e. in a wheelchair or uses a walker) or the camping party may be turned away at the campground
SWIMMING-Is allowed at campgrounds with supervised bathing areas during designated hours when a lifeguard is on duty. Please note that there may be times when lifeguards are unavailable, and for the safety of our customers these beaches will not be open and swimming will be prohibited. Not all campground locations offer swimming, to inquire please contact the campground directly
PETS-Are allowed with proof of a currently valid rabies vaccination in the form of a current year's tag or a certificate issued by the veterinarian. Campers can walk dogs on a leash no longer than six feet as long as the animal is under control. Dogs cannot be left unattended and are not allowed in facility structures, on the beach or in day use areas

Getting There:

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
43.98883, -74.46196
43°59'20"N, 74°27'43"W

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.

Contact Information:

Mailing Address:

LAKE EATON CAMPGROUND
HC01 BOX 5E ROUTE 30
LONG LAKE  NY  12847

Phone Number:

Project Office: (518)624-2641