5 Lakeside Camping Spots In New York With Extraordinary Views

It’s the time of year when camping in New York is as good as it gets, when the weather is beautiful and the leaves are getting ready to change into a gorgeous array of color. While some campsites have various restrictions due to the pandemic, it’s a great option to get out of the city and enjoy the natural world if you’re willing to do a little bit of planning. These are a few of our favorite campsites throughout the state that are perfect for a fall weekend escape.

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There are dozens more parks throughout the state with lakeside views, hiking and watersports, so look up parks near you to find some incredible camping spots. You might just find a hidden gem.

Address: 8403 Co Rd 15, Angelica, NY 14709, USA
Address: 1609 Old Orchard St, West Harrison, NY 10604, USA
Address: Saranac Lake, NY, USA
Address: 1527 Co Rd 31, Cooperstown, NY 13326, USA
Address: 1055 Lake Rd, Youngstown, NY 14174, USA