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Annual Group Lottery


Each year in January, Suffolk County Parks Department conducts a Group Camping Lottery for the upcoming camping season. Groups may start submitting 2022 Group Camping Lottery applications on January 3, 2022. Announcements and information will be posted on the Parks Website and Social Media.

Designated Group Leaders must fill out the Group Camping Lottery application with all necessary information, including the Group Roster Registration form listing all group members. ALL GROUPS, new or established, must submit the 2022 application via email to by January 23, 2022 to be included in the lottery.


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 unreserved Group Lottery Sites will be available on a first come first serve basis by filling out Group Camping Application. For more information on Group Camping, please see our section on Group Camping.

Lottery Letter 2022

Group Camping Lottery Program Information

Group Lottery Application

Group Roster Registration Form