Putnam Pond is the perfect place to fly your tribe’s flag in a secluded, heavily wooded and spacious area. Campsites surround a gorgeous pond. Canoe, boat or fish on the water. For a landlocked adventure, the lengthy Swing Trail runs twelve miles long. The trail heads west past Putnam Pond, passing Grizzle Ocean, Pharaoh Lake, Glidden Marsh, Crane Pond and Alder Pond. For overnight campers, boaters can zip across the pond and settle into primitive sites. If you’re no captain but want to hit the water, boat tours and ferry rides are offered on the famous Lake Champlain.
Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans and truck campers, trailers, RVs
69 sites
Up to 6 guests per site
Park at listing
No ADA access
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Potable water available
Showers available
Picnic table available


Offered near the campground.

Horseback riding
Off-roading (OHV)
Snow sports
Whitewater paddling
Wildlife watching


Natural features you'll find at Putnam Pond Campground.

Swimming hole
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Bri D.
recommends this listing.
January 9th, 2019

My best friend and I camped at one of the remote sites, boating in with our gear and staying for two nights. It was late summer, quiet, and absolutely beautiful. We didn't see many others around the campgrounds, but occasionally spotted some other boats. Our site was up a rocky little cliff, set beneath tall pines overlooking the pond. Nearby trails wind around the pond (really large, more like a lake) and lead back to the boat basin. You can hear the water lapping and the loons calling at night this time of year. We can't wait to come back here and explore a little more, especially the High Peaks Wilderness (I was still nursing a strained knee during this trip--oops!).

Evening view.Campsite evening fire (aka s'mores maker).Very important s'mores preparation.Putnam Pond Transportation.
Hipcamper Cathy P.
recommends this listing.
March 10th, 2018
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June 27th, 2017
Hipcamper Damien S.
recommends this listing.
April 25th, 2017
Adirondack State Park
New York
United States
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43.84° N, 73.572° W
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Tent / RV / Trailer: 69 Sites
(Up to 6 people per site)

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