Point Comfort DEC campground Boat Launch

Point Comfort DEC campground Boat Launch

Point comfort campsite is the most remote of the 3 DEC campsites located on Piseco Lake and is well known for its quieter atmosphere due to its remoteness. It has the largest natural sand beach and a large day area. A day use pass if required for use of the boat launch.


From the intersection of Route 8 & 30 in Speculator and drive west on Route 8 for 8.8 miles. Take a right onto Old Piseco Road (Casey's Corner's Convenience Store & Gas on corner) and drive for 6.8 miles to reach Poplar Point on the left side of the road. (2 miles past the Little Sand Point Campsite)

GPS Coordinates: 43.399993, -74.580064


  • pit toilets (no flush)
  • 76 campsites
  • Potable Water
  • Parking for 6 cars & trailers
  • Pay telephone
  • Trailer dumping station
  • Hot showers
  • Hiking close by: Echo Cliffs on Panther Mtn, Northville-Placid Trail
  • Natural sand beach
  • Large Picnic spot with grassy area
  • Rentals: Canoes, Kayaks
  • Info cabin with caretaker


According to the DEC, fishing in the area include walleye, rainbow trout, brown trout, lake trout, smallmouth bass, brown bullhead, perch, rock bass, and white fish.

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