Located on picturesque Piseco Lake and offers activities such as hiking, swimming, sailing, boating and fishing.
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 is required for use of the boat launch.
How to get there
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
- Large picnic spot with grassy area
- Rentals: Canoes, Kayaks
- Info cabin with caretaker
Motor boats, rowboats, and canoes allowed. A boat launch is available.
Fish for walleye, rainbow trout, brown trout, lake trout, smallmouth bass, brown bullhead, perch, rock bass, and whitefish.
The largest natural sand beach in the Adirondacks.