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Mountain Pond

State Forest

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Mountain Pond Road Paul Smiths, NY 12970 518-897-1200 Official Website

GPS: 44.4761, -74.2762

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Overview of Mountain Pond

Accessibility is not guaranteed, always scout ahead before driving down dirt roads.
Learn more: Boondocking 101

You may stay up to 3 days without a permit, and up to 14 days with a permit from a forest ranger

Number of Sites 6

Elevation 1,607 ft / 489 m

Max Stay 14

Tent Camping Yes

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Cell Phone Coverage

1bars
Verizon 3G
Confirmed by 1 User
Last reported 9/20/2018
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glasgows_onthego
28' Ford Four Winds Five Thousand 2004 Hyundai Santa Fe
104 reviews
“Not for RV's”

Reviewed 9/20/2018

Nightly rate: FREE!
Days stayed: 0
Overall Rating

We did not stay here, but we did scout it. I would have to say this is a van/tent area. No RV rig can make it in on Mountain Pond Rd with out hitting trees, but if you come in from the north side of the 30, which is not called Mountain Pond Rd. Some horse trailer road you can make it with a small rig. At the exact coordinates there is a legit camping spot right on the water that is really nice. When we drove thru there was a 20 foot camper in there. Its right on the lake with decent sun, but to get our rig in there we would have hit some branches at the final pull in. Its doable, but rough. There are a few great van/tent sites here. No cell on AT&T and really shady Verizon, probably not workable. Jones Pond is much better if you can get the site #1.

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1bars
Verizon 3G

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Amenities

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  • dry camping
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Tight spot on a pretty pond in the trees

- glasgows_onthego

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