Crotch Lake Campsite #11


Topography of under-water approach: Very small gravel beach.

Impediments to disembarking from and/or unloading a canoe: Very narrow opening in the shoreline vegetation.

Topography to tent sites: Just a couple of "root-steps".

Campsite from the lake.

Very small landing.

Looking toward the firepit from the direction of the landing.

Looking toward the firepit from the southeast.


Campsite maintenance: Regular.

Size of open area: 40' x 40' area with overhead tree canopy.

Extent of tree cover: Heavily treed all around.

Degree of levelness: Quite level, but relatively low to the water.

Number of level tent sites: 4 tentsites close to treed perimeter of open area.

North exposure: Trees.

East exposure: Trees.

South exposure: Trees.

West exposure: Trees.

General description: This is a "pokey-dark" campsite and earned the nick-name of the "Blair Witch" campsite. No scene in any direction.

Overall accessibility: Other than tight confines of the landing, its quite "accessible".

Firepit and bench seating.

Tentsite area northeast of the firepit.

Tentsite area east of the firepit.

View of the lake, toward the landing from the firepit area.

Thanks to Jeffrey McMurtrie of Jeff'sMap for supplying the base-layer map component by Creative Commons licensing.

Submitted by Barry Bridgeford .. Visited July, 2023 .. Submission August, 2023