Little Tupper Lake

Little Tupper Lake

How to Get There

From the 3-way intersection in the Village of Long Lake follow Route 30 toward Tupper Lake. Continue for around 7.5 miles to Sabattis Circle Road on the left. Follow this down to another three-way intersection and take a left. Follow this to the Whitney Headquarters on the left, park here.


This is one of the most attractive roadside lakes in the Adirondacks and its busy waters will prove to be evidence of that. Once on the water and heading south you have many opportunities for camping to extend you weekend, including shoreline camping and island camping. See Rock Pond for additional paddling opportunities from Little Tupper Lake. Be sure to check out the several small islands that dot the lake for additional fun and exploring.

Type of Launch

Cartop launch only

Type of Carry

About 100 feet from the parking area, easy, flat

Type of Water

The lake is quite long and narrow but does get strong head winds that often make paddling a chore

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