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Annual Group Lottery


Each year in January Suffolk County Parks Department conducts a lottery system for the upcoming camping season. It is posted on the Parks Website and Social Media.

  • Step One – Have your Designated Group Leader register and update your Group and its members with the Department. ALL GROUPS, new or established, will use the fillable form and email it to Click here for the Group Roster Registration Form .
  • Step Two - We will update your Group in the system and you can send in the lottery application that will be posted here.

All Group Reservations must be for a minimum of 3 nights, 4 nights on holiday weekends.

Each Group will get 1 lottery entry with a first and second choice.

Deposit Payment to secure Lottery Sites won, will be due 5 business days after notification.

Beginning in March all unpaid and unbooked Group Lottery Sites will be available on a first come first serve basis by filling out Group Camping Application.

Lottery Letter 2021

Group Lottery Form