St Johnsville Campsite & Marina (City Park)

16 Marina Dr
St Johnsville, NY 13452
(518) 568-7406

Open May 01 - Nov 01
Card(s) Accepted
visa   mastercard


Type (Public Park)


Pets Welcome
Tent Camping Allowed


Spaces Available (21)
Dirt Sites (21)
Pull-thrus (6)
Fire Rings

Other Amenities & Services

Restroom and Showers

Recreational Facilities

Boat Marina
Body Of Water (Mohawk River)

Recreation Nearby (within 10 miles)


On-Site Rentals

Customer Reviews

St Johnsville Campsite & Marina (City Park)
Avg Rating 4out of 5 stars 4 out of 5 stars  (1) Reviews
3 out of 5 stars   Avg Facility Rating
interior roads, sites, registration area, hookups, recreation, swimming, security, laundry, store and building maintenance...
cleanliness and physical characteristics of restrooms, including interior construction, adequate supplies/odor free, adequate number of facilities, exterior appearance and location in relation to park spaces, and interior appearance.
4 out of 5 stars   Avg Appeal Rating
the park's setting and site layout, function and identification of signage, overall exterior building maintenance, noise, trash disposal, litter and debris around the grounds and sites, and appearance of grounds, sites and entrance area.


Reviews: 14
Helpful Reviews: 14
Good Sam Member

Date of Stay: August, 2021
4 out of 5 stars   Overall Rating
3 out of 5 stars   Facility Rating
4 out of 5 stars   Appeal Rating
St Johnsville Campsite & Marina (City Park) isn't for everyone. Its a bit of a Jekyll and Hyde experience. Facing the Erie Canal this is a beautiful park. There is a nice gazebo and the views are very pretty. There is a large grassy area to enjoy along the banks. However, opposite of the canal, to the back of the park, is the city's small DPW operation and a three lane rail road. The rail road is very busy - several trains will come by both day and night. Most are large freight trains, some are Amtrak passenger trains. This is either a huge turn off or an awesome attraction, depending on your thoughts of train watching. Half our family LOVES trains, so this was an unexpected bonus for us. As far as the park itself, if you have a large rig, some of the roads in off of I-90 will be a little tight. Once you are in the park, the maneuvering is easy and the sites are big enough. Pay close attention to the sewer connection, it is in an odd location at the back of the site, so we had to unhook our toad even though the pull through site was long enough to accommodate the coach and the truck. Or, if you have 30 feet of sewer hose you might be okay. The park is in need of repair (picnic tables, for example, are falling apart), but there is a new Harbor Master (who operates the park) and he is working on it an making progress. In summary, if you need a fairly convenient stop on I-90 (there isn't many for big rigs) and don't mind some trains - this is a good stop for a night or two. Also, get a pizza delivered from Lombardo's - it was incredible.
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From I-90 (Canajoharie exit): Cross Mohawk River and go 10 mi W on Hwy 5, then 1/4 mi S on Bridge St to Marina Dr.

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