Crotch Lake Campsite #6


Topography of under-water approach: Sand and gravel beach-like slope.

Impediments to disembarking from and/or unloading a canoe: Nearby shrubs confine the landing.

Topography to tent sites: Loose gravel rise.

Narrow sand and gravel slope from landing to campsite.

Position of firepit relative to landing (just beyond) and the view of the lake beyond that.

Side view of the firepit area.

Three tentsites surround the firepit.

A fourth tentsite is located further to the south.


Campsite maintenance: Regular.

Size of open area: Campsite is spacious under the open canopy of pine trees, approximately 25' x 60'.

Extent of tree cover: Pine canopy over majority, but open understory is breezy.

Degree of levelness: Actual campsite is level.

Number of level tent sites: 4 good sized tent sites.

North exposure: Trees.

East exposure: Trees.

South exposure: Trees.

West exposure: Trees and shrubs break the view of the lake.

General description: One of five campsites that were originally the shoreline part of an old drive-in campground. This campsite more-or-less runs into the adjacent campsites.

Overall accessibility: After the slope up from the landing, the campsite is level.

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 Autumn, 2023