Luzerne Campground & Day Use Area RV & Campground Guide

New York

Luzerne Campground & Day Use Area on Fourth Lake's shores near Lake Luzerne, New York, is a great spot to go camping. Head to the sandy beach to swim in the lake. Anglers will want to try to catch bass, northern pike, yellow perch, bullhead, and trout. The horse corrals at the campground are a great place for equestrians to keep their horses while exploring nearby Prospect Mountain. There are many things to do near this campground located 21 miles north of Saratoga Springs, 14 miles northwest of Glens Falls, and 43 miles north of Amsterdam, New York. 

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Weather
Spring 29-51 F
Summer 57-77 F
Fall 45-65 F
Winter 14-33 F
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RV Resorts & Campsites in Luzerne Campground & Day Use Area

You will find many recreational opportunities in and around Luzerne Campground & Day Use Area that you will want to take time to do, so bring your RV. Rent an RV on RVshare if you do not own one.

Lake George/Saratoga KOA

Camp under tall pine trees at Lake George/Saratoga KOA, where rates start at $46 per night. This centrally located Adirondack Mountains campground offers discounted Six Flags and Painted Pony Rodeo tickets.

  • Water hookup: Yes
  • Electrical hookup: Yes
  • Sewer hookup: Yes
  • Wi-Fi: Yes
  • Pet-friendly: Yes
  • Other amenities: Stream, volleyball, basketball

Mountain Air Campground

Settle back and relax at Mountain Air Campground near Lake Luzerne. Rates start at $35 per night at this small family-friendly campground.

  • Water hookup: Yes
  • Electrical hookup: Yes
  • Sewer hookup: Yes
  • Wi-Fi: Yes
  • Pet-friendly: Yes
  • Other amenities: Picnic tables, fire rings

Lake George Wild Forest

Lake George Wild Forest is divided into several different sites within the Adirondack Forest Preserve. Hike along miles of trails following the Hudson River, paddle down the river, go fishing, or enjoy a bike or horseback ride at this primitive campground.

  • Water hookup: No
  • Electrical hookup: No
  • Sewer hookup: No
  • Wi-Fi: No
  • Pet-friendly: Yes
  • Other amenities: Hiking, biking, canoeing

River Road Campground

Shop at the country store, swim in the pool, and enjoy the indoor and outdoor games at River Road Campground, which has been serving guests for over 40 years. Children will adore this campground where they can make crafts on Saturday mornings and play on the three playgrounds.

  • Water hookup: Yes
  • Electrical hookup: Yes
  • Sewer hookup: Yes
  • Wi-Fi: No
  • Pet-friendly: Yes
  • Other amenities: Pool, children’s activities, playgrounds

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What to Do at
Luzerne Campground & Day Use Area

Inside Luzerne Campground & Day Use Area

Rent a rowboat or a canoe to explore Fourth Lake. The lake is also a terrific place to go fishing. Play on the sandy beach before cooling off with a swim in the lake’s crystal-clear waters. Many hiking paths starting within this campground lead up Prospect Mountain and into nearby wildlife management areas. 

Outside Luzerne Campground & Day Use Area

Luzerne Campground & Day Use Area is in the Adirondacks region of Upstate New York. The Adirondacks are divided into 12 distinct areas and is the largest protected natural area in the lower 48 United States. You can find many terrific places to eat and shop in this sector, as well as an assortment of other impressive things to do. When you stay at Luzerne Campground & Day Use Area, which is in the southwest corner of the Adirondacks, you will be in the Lake George region. 

Restaurants

Waterhouse Restaurant

Choose from surf, turf, and chicken at Waterhouse Restaurant. You may also want to opt for one of their lighter fares, like a classic burger or open-face steak sandwich.

Type: American

Location: 85 Lake Avenue, Lake Luzerne, NY 12846

Long Horn Restaurant and Pub

Dine inside the Long Horn Restaurant and Pub or on the outside dog-friendly patio. It can be tough deciding between their steaks, salmon, scampi, and pulled-pork sandwiches.

Type: Pub

Location: 1379 Lake Avenue, Lake Luzerne, NY 12846

Ciro's Restaurant

Soak up the rustic atmosphere inside Ciro’s Restaurant while dining on the chicken parmesan and other Italian favorites.

Type: Italian

Location: 1439 Lake Avenue, Lake Luzerne, NY 12846

Hadley General Store

Stop at Hadley General Store for a filling breakfast, like strawberry French toast or a Denver scramble. Come back later for delicious lunch and dinner specials.

Type: American

Location: 4123 Rockwell Street, Hadley, NY 12835

Moon Star Asian Bistro

Try the sweet-and-tangy cuisine of Moon Star Asian Bistro. This restaurant uses locally grown produce and meat whenever possible and seasons it with traditional spices.

Type: Asian

Location: 63 Lake Avenue, Lake Luzerne, NY 12846

Shopping

Bons Ice Cream and Miniature Golf

Challenge your friends and family to a game of miniature golf at Bons Ice Cream and Miniature Golf, which is the first fully accessible miniature golf course in the United States. Then, cool off with an ice cream treat from their store.

Location: 530 Lake Avenue 9N, Lake Luzerne, NY 12846

New York Coleman Factory Outlet

Stock up on all your Coleman camping supplies by stopping at New York Coleman Factory Outlet.

Location: 1415 State Route 9, Lake George, NY 12845

Molly Malone’s Fine Irish Gifts

Select from a wide range of Irish-imported jewelry, candies, jams, and teas at Molly Malone’s Fine Irish Gifts.

Location: 295 Canada Street, Lake George, NY 12845

Lake George Orvis Outlet Store

Find all your fly-fishing equipment at Lake George Orvis Outlet Store, which has been pleasing customers with its wide selection since 1856. It is the oldest fly-fishing company in the U.S.

Location: 1457 State Route 9, Lake George, NY 12845

Leather Outlet of Lake George

Shop an extensive collection of leather goods at Leather Outlet of Lake George, including motorcycle apparel, boots, and other footwear. Timberland, Kenneth Cole, Wolverine, and Minnetonka Sandals & Moccasin are just a few of the brands that you will find in this outlet store.

Location: 1658 State Route 9, Lake George, NY 12845

Sightseeing

Painted Pony Ranch

Enjoy horseback riding through the Adirondack Forest by visiting Painted Pony Ranch. They have been leading trail rides since 1999.

Location: 746 Howe Road, Lake Luzerne, NY

Adirondack Folk School

Take classes lasting from four hours to multiple days to learn to make Adirondack furniture, home décor, and more at the Adirondack Folk School. If you are not pleased with your work, they also have a gift store.

Location: 51 Main Street, Lake Luzerne, NY 12846

Adirondack Experience

Tour over 23 historical buildings spread across 121 acres at Adirondack Experience to learn more about the local culture. Most of the exhibits are set up to be hands-on activities, like rowing a boat, breaking up a logjam, and detonating a mine charge.

Location: 9097 State Route 30, Blue Mountain Lake, New York 12812

Adirondack Extreme Adventure Course

Soar through the air at treetop level at Adirondack Extreme Adventure Course. Choose from 30-minute to five-hour courses and feel the thrill of overcoming many obstacles.

Location: 35 Westwood Forest Lane, Bolton Landing, New York 12814

Tubby Tubes Co. Outdoor Fun Park

Grab an inner tube and float on the Lower Hudson River at Tubby Tubes Co. Outdoor Fun Park. Ride the lift to the top of the facility used for the Lake Placid Olympic Ski Jump and slide down the hill during the summer or winter on your tube.

Location: 1289 Lake Avenue, Lake Luzerne, NY 12846

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How to Get to
Luzerne Campground & Day Use Area

Get on Howe Street in Lake Luzerne and go north. Once you reach Tower Road in about 2.7 miles, turn left. Continue for 0.9 miles, and turn right on Route 9N. Continue for 1.7 miles, and you will see the campground on your right. 

Entering Luzerne Campground & Day Use Area

The campground is open from May until September.

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