Nicks Lake Campground

State Park

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Nicks Lake Road
Old Forge, NY 13420
315-369-3314
315-866-6330
Official Website

GPS: 43.6881, -74.9817

Number of Sites: 112
Reservations: Yes
Elevation: 1753 ft
Tent Camping: Yes

1 person has reviewed this location.

Ratings Summary

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise

Cell Phone Coverage

2bars
Verizon 4G
2bars
AT&T 4G
Days stayed: 7
Site Number: 93
“Pretty but Dark”

Reviewed Oct 09, 2016

Overall Rating

Really pretty campground, almost all sites are deep in the trees. Most have pretty good separation and there are some sweet ones in E loop with views of the water. All sites are primitive and with all the tree cover there is no chance for solar (at least in October) so be prepared for generator use. They do do a nice job of limiting generator hours to just 5 hours of the day so you don't have to hear them all the time. While we were there the weather was mostly cloudy and wet so it was a bit dreary and dark, I'm sure summer would be better.

Showers were individual rooms and clean but the water was not hot enough. Wish that they had some dog waste stations around since the only trash was all the way at the front of the campground.

Verizon and AT&T were both 4G, on VZN we got 13 down and 5 up.

More photos available here: http://www.campadk.com/campsitephotos.html?campground=Nicks+Lake

Access
Location
Cleanliness
Site Quality
Noise
2bars
AT&T 4G
2bars
Verizon 4G

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........Rolling in a RV - Wheelchair Traveling......: Nick's Lake Campground

   Mostly likely this campground is very busy in the summer season because it’s a short, easy drive from the tourist town of Old Forge but it was almost empty when we visited. None of the sites have...

Hookups:
  • dry camping
Recreation:
  • basketball court
  • fishing
  • horseshoes
  • picnic area
  • playground
  • recreation trail
  • swimming beach
  • volleyball
  • water access
Site Amenities:
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
Facilities:
  • dump station
  • recycle
  • restrooms: flush
  • showers
  • trash
Pets:
  • pets

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