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Bucks Brook State Forest Primitive Tent Site

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About This Campground

State Park

Bucks Brook State Forest consists of 2,178 acres located between State highway 26 and County Highway 13 in the northwest corner of Chenango County. Popular recreational uses of this forest are hiking, nature observation and hunting.

Camping At-large primitive camping is allowed. Campsites must…

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Access

  • Boat-In
    Sites accessible by watercraft.

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Site Types

  • Tent Sites
  • Dispersed

Features

For Campers

  • Pets
  • Fires

For Vehicles

  • Sanitary Dump

Reviews

1 Review of Bucks Brook State Forest Primitive Tent Site

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Janet R.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Dec. 1, 2017

Bucks Brook primitive camping

Bucks Brook carves a beautiful gorge through Bucks Brook State Forest before it cascades into the Otselic River. There are both state forest roads and off road trails to hike on in the area; the Bucks Brook Forest Road follows a series of small waterfalls at the bottom of the gorge to the source of…

  • Look for these signs, or white blazes, to follow the Finger Lakes trail
  • Entering Bucks Brook state firest, near the trailhead fir the ridge traik
  • Nice new foot bridge over Bucks Brook, though it is also wade-able
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SiteShortest hike in is from Ridge Road east to the Brook
Month of VisitNovember

Location

Bucks Brook State Forest Primitive Tent Site is located in New York

Directions

Bucks Brook State Forest can be accessed by either the Bucks Brook Road from State highway 26 or the Ridge Road which traverses north from South Otselic to its junction with County highway 16. These are both dirt roads that are plowed in the winter. Ridge Road pull off, northern end near the Finger Lakes Trail (42.707672°N, 75.785836°W)

Coordinates

42.7068 N
75.7852 W

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