August 21-24, 2014
Long Lake, NY
The Lake Eaton campground is 12 miles north of the
Adirondack Museum and 1.5 miles from the Village
of Long Lake. We will plan to follow our normal
Thursday - Set up, explore, paddle
Friday - Paddle & eat out at local restaurant
or in campgrounds
Saturday - Paddle and share a dish to pass at
Sunday - Paddle
Monday - Paddle for those who can stay an extra
You will need to make your own campsite
reservations through Reserve America Online.
We will be reserving in the area of sites 60-85,
Campground Map). Read carefully
because some are walk-to sites (Park car &
carry your gear). You will need to reserve
ASAP because sites go fast.
Friday's paddle: Forked Lake. 1:30 PM.
Directions to launch: Turn right out of the
campgrounds (south on Rt 30). Approx 3.3 miles
south of Custard's Last Stand in Long Lake on
Route 28N/30 watch for the Buttermilk Falls sign
on the right (North Point Rd). Turn right at that
sign and go past the falls. Turn right by
Campground sign onto Forked Lake Campsite Rd.
Drive to the end.
Saturday's paddle: Little Tupper Lake.
10:00 AM. Directions to launch: Take a left out of
the campgrounds (north on Rt 30). After approx 7.7
miles look for a sign on the left that says
William C Whitney Wilderness Area Little Tupper
Lake Headquarters. That is Sabattis Rd. Take that
left hand turn and follow the signs to the
Headquarters (4 miles).
Saturday's dinner: Join us on
site 80 or thereabouts. Post what you will bring
on the message board.
Sunday's paddle: TBD
FYI - Long Lake launch directions: Take a
right out of the campgrounds (south on Rt 30). Go
straight onto Town Dock Rd/Olivet Rd at the
flashing caution light in Long Lake. The Hardware
store will be on your right. Drive to the end.
Directions: Take the Thruway east to
the Utica exit and then take Rts 8 & 12
north. A little way north of Utica Rts 8
& 12 split. Be sure to stay on Rt 8
until just outside Speculator and the follow the
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