Golden Beach Campground
Raquette Lake, NY

About Golden Beach Campground

Lake Side Rating
  • The Main Beach on Raquette Lake

  • The Main Beach on Raquette Lake

  • Park Entrance Sign on Route 28

  • A Few Sites Like 157A Enjoy a Great Water View

  • Great Waterside Location on Site 208

  • Secluded Sites Along Route 28

  • Great Views of the Beach From Sites 52-58

  • Boat Launch

Golden Beach Campground is located on the shore of the beautiful 5,935 acre Raquette Lake this 207 campsite park offers many opportunities for enjoying the Central Adirondack Mountains. Boating on Raquette Lake provides the opportunity to explore the 99 miles of shoreline with views of some historic Adirondack Great Camps, fish for the varied species of fish including lake and brook trout, small mouth bass and perch to name a few.

Golden Beach offers one of the largest natural sandy beaches in the area.

Golden beach has 205 campsites, 194 are reservable, 8 are directly by the water. There are NO electric sites.

  1. located just north of the town of Raquette Lake on Route 28 and just 10 minutes southwest of Blue Mountain Lake
  2. 205 campsites, 194 are reservable, 26 are on or close to waterfront on Raquette Lake
  3. 23 private to semi private sites are available with access directly off Route 28 (outhouses only)
  4. all sites are non-electric
  5. a fairly quiet DEC campground in the Adirondacks with many semi private site, and a large beach area
  6. great for paddling, fishing, boating, and hiking

Camping Fees

Nightly camping fee $20 (all sites)
Out of state patrons surcharge $5/night

Camping Season Dates

Fri May 20, 2016 thru Sun Sep 4, 2016
Fri May 19, 2017 thru Mon Sep 4, 2017

Map Location

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Legend   regular   water site   non reserve   no photos   E-Electric   EW-Electric/Water   F-Full Hookup
Max 30ft - These sites will accommodate tents, popups and trailers up to 30ft

Tent Specific - These sites are suitable for tents only

Hike-In - These sites require walking into the site to the pad. Suitable for tents only

Golden Beach Lake Site ( photos)
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