New York Camping, Nature August 20, 2018
The One-Of-A-Kind Campground In New York That You Must Visit Before Summer Ends
For most of us, planning a camping trip is something we do in hopes of getting away from it all and unplugging ourselves from the rest of society. When it comes to camping in New York, it’s always a great idea to head up north if you’re looking to seclude yourself away from the rest of our state. But if you’re really looking for a unique camping adventure that will leave you feeling relaxed, there’s no better place to visit than this one-of-a-kind campground that’s situated on a little-known island.
Unlike any other campground that you'll visit in New York, the Association Island KOA Campground sits out on Lake Ontario up in the 1000 Islands Region.
Accessible by a natural bridge, the 65-acre island is actually a gated campground that makes this adventure feel all the more exclusive.
Surrounding you with views of the lake, Association Island is just a 15-minute drive from Robert Wehle State Park in the town of Henderson.
Primarily an RV Campground, you'll find 300 sites on the island that all have full hook-up that are equipped with 50-amp electric.
But if you don't have your own RV there's no need to worry, the island has 5 cabins that are available to rent out as well.
Known as the Sunset Cottages, the cabins are situated along the waterfront and face the windward and sunset side of Association Island.
Aside from the breathtaking views that you'll get to enjoy, the island has its own nature trail that you can explore and is loved by outdoorsman for its fantastic on-site fishing that's available to you.
The island also has an activities and conference center that's great for hosting family reunions or weddings and also has a playground, jump pad, basketball court, shuffleboard court, and even its own pool!
If you're looking to get out on the water, Association Island also has a 68-foot marina and boat launch that you can use.
The most unique campground you'll ever visit in our state, don't hesitate to book your stay on Association Island.
To find out more about booking your stay on Association Island through the KOA,
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