Hipcamp host David P.
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A raw, pine forest lining the bedrock banks of Port Leyden's Fowlerville Falls, just inside of the Adirondack park. The former site of one of Georgia Pacific's old logging mills, the property has private access to beautiful water falls, a large swimming hole just off of a large, Southern facing rock bank, untamed, clean pine forests, ATV and hiking trails, trout fishing and


A raw, pine forest lining the bedrock banks of Port Leyden's Fowlerville Falls, just inside of the Adirondack park. The former site of one of Georgia Pacific's old logging mills, the property has private access to beautiful water falls, a large swimming hole just off of a large, Southern facing rock bank, untamed, clean pine forests, ATV and hiking trails, trout fishing and more.

Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans and truck campers, trailers, RVs
1 site
Up to 6 guests per site
Park at listing
ADA access
Campfires allowed
Pets allowed
No toilet
No potable water
No kitchen
No showers
No picnic table
No wifi
Pack it out
Camping vehicle details
No electrical hookup
No water hookup
No sewage hookup
No TV hookup
Have a question? Send David a message!
  • Check in: After 2PM
  • Check out: Before 12PM
  • Cancellation policy: Super Strict
  • On arrival: Go straight to camp
  • Minimum nights: 1 night
  • Accepts bookings: 12 months out
  • Response time: Within 12 hours
  • Response rate: 0%


Offered on the Host's property or nearby.

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


Natural features you'll find at Adirondack Waterfall Oasis in New York.

River, stream, or...
Swimming hole

The vibe at Adirondack Waterfall Oasis

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Hipcamper Paula

Such a wonderful find

Paula R.
recommends this listing.
September 9th, 2019

Wonderful private oasis with gorgeous falls and tons on trails for beginners and intermediate. Well cared for, lots of spots to camp with trailer small rv or tent. Quiet and safe. Lots of firewood and fire pits. Must return! Glad doesn’t close on Labor Day!

Hipcamper BARBARA

Safe, private, stunning ........

Barbara W.
recommends this listing.
July 4th, 2020

We are not able to find enough superlatives to describe our 3 night experience here.
I do not think it would be for everyone but if you are people who appreciate the beauty that nature provides this is incredible.
It is totally dry camping or "boondocking" at its best. The cost for camping without any services was initially a deterrent but We are so glad we proceeded.
The waterfall is gorgeous but so are the woods and streams emptying into the Moose river. It is private and secluded and all yours.
Our 2 Australian shepherds were off leash the entire time we were there. They thoroughly enjoyed themselves.
One night we enjoyed a campfire aside the river watching the sky and then the fireflies.
David was quick to respond and answered questions readily.
We are a newly retired couple with a 24" Class C RV. This was our first HipCamp experience and we all ready want to return to the same spot despite the price. That certainly tells alot coming from an average retired couple on a fixed income.
Thank you David for sharing this spot. We found ourselves thinking about the history of the mill and the people who built and worked there.

Walking around river on plentiful rocksBeautiful unobstructed natureEvening campfire by river steps from your camperVERY happy dogs
Hipcamper Richard
Richard C.
recommends this listing.
September 9th, 2019

Awesome, beautiful slice of raw nature

Hipcamper Mary
Mary W.
recommends this listing.
September 20th, 2019

Peaceful, quiet once you’re away from the beautiful waterfall.
Lots of walking/hiking options .
Close enough to food and fuel and whatever you need.
Definitely would go again.

Hipcamper Megan
Megan W.
recommends this listing.
October 29th, 2019

Beautiful secluded site next to a roaring waterfall.

Hipcamper Courtney

So so beautiful!

Courtney H.
recommends this listing.
March 30th, 2020

This was one of the coolest places we have ever stayed! He is not kidding when he says you're staying right next to a giant waterfall! I have so many positive things to say about this place I can't even fit it all in one review - I've never seen so many stars in the sky, the river is beyond beautiful and perfect for a walk, and David is an awesome host! We are already trying to figure out when we're coming next! Thanks David!

Hipcamper Rich
Rich C.
recommends this listing.
June 16th, 2020

Amazing spot. Second time and will definitely be back.

Hipcamper Joelle

A campers paradise!

Joelle M.
recommends this listing.
June 27th, 2020

We have been looking for a place like this for quite a while. We have an Airstream and dream of "boon-docking" but never seem to find the right spot. Not only was the property exactly as described - but it was even better than we had imagined! Our kids didn't want to leave and kept asking how we could stay forever. Between the shallow waters above the waterfall, the warm sunning rocks or the pools below the waterfall - there was something for everyone - especially the dogs! We caught fish, swam, played in sand, built wilderness forts, hiked, and relaxed. It was such a pleasure being away from the city and fear of Covid - we really needed the recharge - THANK YOU DAVID!

Hipcamper Dylan

The best site. period.

Dylan G.
recommends this listing.
July 10th, 2020

Can't say enough positive things about the site.
1. For peace, beauty, and direct access to water, it is unrivaled. We camped ~25 feet from the edge of the river in a shaded, grassy spot. Between us and the river were enormous, flat stone slabs great for hanging out in the sun, having fires, and hopping into the river. the river is clear and the water temps run from cool in the morning to quite warm in the sunny afternoons. Right at our site there was a nice spot where the depth ran to about 5+ feet and we frequently jumped in from the slab to cool off.
2. You have a huge property completely to yourselves. Total solitude a huge plus for us. Upriver a few hundred feet is a bridge, beyond which is an area where locals were swimming, but we couldn't even hear their voices. Downriver from our site was a pair of amazing waterfalls with places to hike and get in the water. Great swimming spots at the bottom of both falls, cool and deep.
Coming from points west, it was amazing to think that a spot like this existed so close to us, only a couple hours' drive. Directions were clear and David was a great communicator. Had two excellent nights here and will be back for sure.

pitched our tent in a shady & grassy area right next to the river, but there are plenty of other spots to do so. a view downriver from the falls.  plenty of trails going further east to explore the area.one of two waterfalls just downriver.  excellent swimming hole at the bottom.view downriver from the site.
David P.’s Land
New York
United States
1 Site

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