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Tioga County is home to seven lakes including Tioga, Hammond, Cowanaesque, Hills Creek Lake, Hamilton, Nessmuk and Beechwood.
Where the smaller lakes offer a variety of activities including motorless boating and fishing, our larger lakes, Hills Creek Lake, Tioga, Hammond and Cowanesque Lakes offer the following:
Hammond Lake - 3,73-acre park with a 680-acre lake. 163 campsites. Sites have water and electric hook-ups, modern bathhouses, playground facilities and a dump station. The campground has its own boat launch with overnight mooring available. There are no boat size or horsepower limits on the lake, but some areas are zoned Slow-No Wake. Other features include a swimming beach, sand volleyball court, playground, boat launches, field sports area, a camp store, trails hunting, display gardens, archery trail, scenic overlooks and picnic facilities including grills and picnic shelters.
Cowanesque Lake - 2,734-acre park with 1,085-acre lake. 86 family campsites and 16 wooded sites. The campground has a swimming beach, playgrounds, a modern bathhouse, a camp store, a boat launch and mooring facilities. There are no boat size or horsepower limits on the lake, but some areas are zoned as Slow-No Wake. Other features include a swimming beach, playground, boat launches and picnic facilities including grills and picnic shelters.
Tioga Lake - 2,965 acre park with 470-acre lake. A boat launch ramp, and picnic area are accessible from US Route 15 north of Mansfield. A 3.5 mile paved hike & bike trail is available at Lambs Creek Recreation Area off of Business Route 15.
Hills Creek State Park - 406 acre park with 137-acre lake. Boating is available with rowboats, paddleboats, kayaks and canoes being available for rent during the summer. Sail boating and electric motors are permitted. The park has 102 campsites, 3 cottages, yurts, 10 cabins and organized group camping. Other features include a sand beach, fishing, hiking and picnicking.