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.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

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