North-South Lake Intensive Use Area

North-South Lake Intensive Use Area

Catskills Region

42.201646, -74.05792

The campground area offers access to numerous hiking trails, including a short hike with incredible vistas to the site of the Catskill Mountain House and longer, more strenuous hikes with equally spectacular views. 


North/South Lake, the largest and most popular state campground in the Catskill Forest Preserve, consists of 7 camping loop roads containing 219 tent and trailer sites.  It is also a striking destination for hikers who wish to experience the extraordinary scenic beauty, exceptional views of the surrounding countryside, and historic sites.  An abrupt change in elevation occurs from about 540...

Park Acreage:

1100.00 acres


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DEC Campgrounds: North/South Lake


(518) 589-5058


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