Gilbert Lake State Park
Oneonta, NY

About Gilbert Lake State Park

Lake Side Rating
  • Campground Sign

  • Beach Area

  • Beach Area

  • Beach Area

  • Playground in Hilltop Area

  • Site 57 in Hilltop Area

  • Site 41 in Hilltop Area

  • View of Hilltop Area from back of Site 22

  • Site 21 in Hilltop Area

  • Site 81 in Deer Run

  • Site 128 in Deer Run

  • View Down Road From Campsite 102 (Deer Run)

Gilbert Lake State Park's lake and three ponds lie in wooded, hilly terrain in the foothills of the Catskills, just north of Oneonta. In addition to cabins and campsites, the park has more than 12 miles of interconnecting trails for hikers, playgrounds and a disc golf course, as well as swimming, boating, and fishing are also featured.

Gilbert Lake has 135 campsites located in two areas around the lake, Hilltop and Deer Run. 56 sites located in both Hilltop and Deer Run have electric.

There are no sites on or near the water.

The campgrounds main water feature is a smaller pond with a decent size beach area.

Overview
  1. 135 campsites, all are reservable., none are on or near the water
  2. 56 sites have electric
  3. great for swimming, fishing and hiking
  4. most sites are suitable for trailers, 95 sites will handle a 30ft trailer, 68 sites will handle a 40 ft trailer
  5. campgrounded is in a wooded area, mostly tail pines offering a good mix of sun and shade without any dense underbrush

Camping Fees

$15/night non-electric, add $6 for electric sites
Out of state patrons surcharge $5/night

Camping Season Dates

Fri May 13, 2016 thru Sun Oct 9, 2016
Fri May 12, 2017 thru Sun Oct 8, 2017

Map Location

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Max 50ft - These sites will accommodate tents, popups and trailers up to 50ft

Max 30ft - These sites will accommodate tents, popups and trailers up to 30ft

Max 40ft - These sites will accommodate tents, popups and trailers up to 40ft

Max 20ft - These sites will accommodate tents, popups and trailers up to 20ft

Max 25ft - These sites will accommodate tents, popups and trailers up to 25ft

Max 35ft - These sites will accommodate tents, popups and trailers up to 35ft

Max 50ft - These sites will accommodate tents, popups and trailers up to 45ft

Gilbert Lake Lake Site ( photos)
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Offical Campground Website

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