*10% Military discount* Our camp is located in the foothills of the ADK state park and situated along the banks of the West Canada Creek. Enjoy DIRECT access to the creek for fishing, tubing, ect. Minutes away to annual Snow Bash events. A short drive to Hinckley, Kayuta, and Piseco lakes. Close access to snowmobile trails that extend across NYS. An hour or less to Speculator, Old Forge, Piseco. Restaurants/Pub: Haskell's Inn (walking distance), Ohio Tavern(2 mi.) WiFi & Streaming available.
**Winter Is Coming.** And so is snowmobile season! Seconds to Herkimer County Snowmobile Trails C4, C4H, C4B. Don't be left out in the cold! Book your stay now!
**Calling all Anglers! Look no further! This is the spot to be for fishing on the West Canada Creek! Enjoy direct access to the creek right outside our door. Get your fishing gear ready because, like us here at the Lazy Lodge, the fish are waiting for you! (Ask us about our local stocking dates and other great local fishing spots.. we know the best ones!)**
**We love our Vets and Active Service Members. Please ask us about our 10% military discount before booking!**
The Lazy Lodge is a single-story house with three bedrooms, two living areas, an eat-in kitchen and a bathroom with shower and bathtub. There is an oil furnace for heating, and a wood stove for additional heat during the winter. A detached garage is large enough to store 2 boats/2 cars/8 snowmobiles (or a lot of kayaks). Propane grill stores in garage for outdoor grilling.
There is a landline available for local calls. Long distance and international calls can be made on your mobile phone via WiFi using VoIP aps on your mobile.
There is a fire pit available for use in the backyard. Firewood is free of charge.
WiFi is included. Internet speed is typically 7-12 mbps. You can watch local channels with antenna on TV or stream your favorite shows with our Roku streaming device. (you will need your own username and login password for some streaming channels ie Netflix, Amazon Prime, Sling, HBOgo, etc).
We are located in a rural area in the Southern portion of the Adirondack Park. A short drive to Utica and in a good location if you choose to go deeper into the park for day excursions.
The closest grocery store (Desantis market) is about a 20 minute drive in the Town of Barnevald via Rt. 365. There are restaurants/pubs in town (Haskell's Inn and The Ohio Tavern), however it is a good idea to plan ahead and bring groceries and food with you that you will need during your stay.
FISHING: since we are located right on the West Canada Creek, we are in an ideal spot for trout fishing when the river is stocked in late Spring. There are many other nearby fishing spots we would also be happy to recommend.
KAYAKING: there are plenty of great spots to check out in the area for kayaking and canoeing. Let us know if you need recommendations.
HIKING: If you are looking for hikes, plan ahead to do a day trip to your destination (Panther mountain, bald mountain, Pixley Falls, ect). These are not too far of a drive and you can plan a fun day around your hike depending on the location. (For your safety, please be sure to take the proper precautions for any kind of hike you take.)
SNOWMOBILING: The lazy lodge is a great location for snowmobilers as we are situated close to the intersections of Herkimer County Snowmobile Trails C4, C4H, C4B. Check the Ohio Ridge Riders website for up to date conditions of trails and trail maps of the area.
If you are looking to book for the upcoming winter, we are in a great location! We live locally, so we will always be here to plow the driveway and to have the walkways shoveled so you can get in and out without a problem.
HUNTING: The Lazy Lodge is also an ideal place for avid hunters. Please contact us if you need any information about hunting in the area. There is a lot of State Land surrounding the Lazy Lodge that is legal to hunt.
There are many other great activities in the area. With a little planning, we think you will really enjoy your stay at the Lazy Lodge. Please be sure to let us know how we can help you!
Located on bank of the West Canada Creek, we are located right next to the Ohio Ridge Riders' Snowmobile Trail System, Herkimer County trails C4H, C4B and C4, providing winter access to snowmobile trails throughout the Adirondacks and Upstate NY straight from the garage! See the Ohio Ridge Riders web page for map of trails and up to date conditions.
Less than an hour away, there are opportunities for snow tubing and skiing at Oak Mtn in Speculator and at McCauley Mtn in Old Forge, Snowshoeing and cross-country skiing in nearby Boonville.
In the Spring or Summer, you can go fishing or tubing along the West Canada Creek, enjoy swimming or water sports at Hinckley State Park. If you are up for a day trip, check out other attractions such as the Baseball Hall of Fame or Howe caverns in Cooperstown NY (just 60 mins away). Check out the Town of Morehouse Rod and Gun Club Annual kids fishing derby just a short drive away, or book your stay for the town of Ohio's annual Snow Bash! For hiking, its a good plan to head out early for a day trip to some trails in nearby towns (Old Forge, Booneville, Speculator).
Local amenities include the Ohio Tavern (2 miles), Haskell's Inn (a short stagger from the Lodge), as well as the Northway Stop 'n' Shop (about a 15 min. drive via 365) where you can purchase NYS fishing licenses, bait, and gas. For food shopping, there is DeSantis market in Barneveld (20 min via route 365). In addition, the Adirondack Lanes bowling alley/diner and other shops and restaurants are located in the town of Barneveld.
Be sure to ask Richard and Diane their recommendations on local places of interest!
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