Welcome to Covewood

Nestled among balsam firs, spruce and cedar trees on the shores of Big Moose Lake, Covewood Lodge is a Great Camp-style inn, including a historic main lodge and 19 cottages.

Covewood provides rustic and comfortable accommodations for approximately 100 guests from May through October. Many families have been coming for three or more generations and have formed life-long friendships with the owners, other guests, and staff. We hope you will join us and start or continue your own Covewood tradition!

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Lodging options at Covewood include housekeeping cottages in a variety of sizes, and apartments and rooms in the Main Lodge. All cottages and apartments have fully equipped kitchens, including microwaves, toasters, and coffee makers. Covewood does not serve any meals. All cottages are fully heated and firewood is supplied. Guests must supply sheets, towels, pillowcases, and dish towels.

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Covewood is a non-smoking facility, and does not allow pets or jet skis.

Covewood is a Great Camp–style lodge located on Big Moose Lake in the south central Adirondacks.

Built in the 1920s, Covewood boasts a wide range of activities. With limited access to technology (there are no TVs, phones, or cell phone reception), it's the ideal place to reconnect with family and escape from the fast pace of the real world. 

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Covewood offers a wide variety of fun activities for all members of your family, from a daily children's program to water- and land-based sports and games.

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Main Lodge: Forest View Apartment

Accommodates up to 6
The Forest View apartment features an eat-in kitchen and dining area, two bathrooms, a bedroom with a queen bed and twin bed, and a large sunroom that runs the length of the apartment. The porch has two

Main Lodge: Room Two

Accommodates 2 to 4 people
Lake view, 2 twin beds, bath with claw-foot tub and European shower, glassed-in porch with double convertible (can accommodate 2 extra people), and heated 
$150/day
Open late May to Columbus Day
 

Raccoon

Accommodates up to 4
Raccoon is a cozy one-bedroom cottage. It has a living room, screened-in porch, bedroom, kitchen, and bath. The living room is spacious, with dining table and queen-size convertible sofa. The bedroom has one

Earl Covey

Accommodates up to 4
Named for Covewood's builder and first owner, Earl Covey is a cozy cottage with a living room, eat-in kitchen, bedroom, and bath with combination bath/shower. Completely renovated in 2016, the living room has