Black Lake Fishing

Black Lake is a premier fishing destination in the Thousand Islands region of New York. At Cedar Grove Camps, you're situated perfectly on the shores of the lake with easy access to boating, docking, and everything else you need to make your fishing trip a huge catch. Let us host your fishing getaway in the Thousand Islands region!


Black Lake is a famous fishing destination that is known for its panfish, especially crappie. Additionally, bluegill and yellow perch are abundant, plus large and smallmouth bass, walleye, and northern pike. Our cabins are perfect for groups of all sizes to come up and host the fishing getaway of the season. Book your stay today!

Pontoon Boat rentals


You don't need to bring a boat in tow in order to enjoy the lake. Our Pontoon Boat Rentals make it easy for everyone to get out and enjoy Black Lake's surface... and what's underneath too! We have 20' and 18' boats with 40hp or 50hp motors and all boats include anchors and life vests. For your convenience, we have a lighted dock area in a protected bay that features electricity at the dock.

Non refundable deposit will be required. Damage is the responsibility of the person renting the equipment. All rental motors must be tilted out of the water and inspected prior to departure.

Pontoon Boat Rental Rates:

  • Peak Season Rates:

    Only available by the week: $700.00

  • Spring and Fall Rates:

    $200.00 per day with a 3-day minimum

Fishing Boat Rentals


For your fishing trip on Black Lake, our fishing boat rentals allow you to leave the trailer at home and enjoy a quality boat experience for a week or weekend angling on Black Lake. We have a wide variety of boating options available, so choose what works best for your fishing excursion and we'll get you set up for your stay with us!

Lighted Dock area in Protected Bay ​with Electricity on the Dock.
Non-refundable deposit will be required on all Premium boat rentals. Damage is the responsibility of the person renting the equipment. All rental motors must be tilted out of the water and inspected prior to departure.

* on rates indicates a Premium Boat. Our 17' Triumph is 60hp 4 stroke Yamaha. Equipped with lights, live well, rod holder, trolling motor, depth finder, front pedestal seat.

Fishing Boat Rental Rates:

  • 14’ Row-Boat:

    Weekly: $150
    Daily: $60

  • 14’ Boat with 8hp motor:

    Weekly: $200
    Daily: $70

  • *16’ Boat with 15hp motor & electric start:

    Weekly: $325
    Daily: $100

  • *16’ Boat with 20hp motor & electric start:

    Weekly: $365
    Daily: $115

  • *17’ Triumph Center Console Runabout:

    Weekly: $700
    Daily: $200

Dock rentals


If you're bringing your own boat on your trip to Black Lake, we've got you covered. Our boat docking on Black Lake allows you to drop your own boat here and then head off onto the water with familiarity and confidence.

• Docking subject to availability. Reservations are always required.
• Boat fenders (bumpers) are required for all personal boats.
• 1st docking rate applies when brining only one boat and not using a camp boat.
• Additional docking rates apply when bringing more than one boat and or using a camp boat.
• Docking rates apply to the entire duration of your stay. Please Note: docking and parking rates are the same.
• We will not be accepting any additional pontoon boats at our docks during our busy season.

Dock Rental Rates:

  • 1st Boat Dock Slip Rental:

    Up to 18ft:
    Weekly: $60.00
    Daily: $17.00
    Over 18ft:
    Weekly: $76.00
    Daily: $17.00

  • Additional Boat Slip Rentals:

    Up to 18ft:
    Weekly: $75.00
    Daily: $17.00
    Over 18ft:
    Weekly: $90.00
    Daily: $18.00

Things to know

  • Boats include oars, anchors, cushions.

  • New York law requires all boaters to have a life jacket on board, and all children under age 12 must wear their jacket when the engine is running. Please be advised that you must be prepared to be responsible for having them on board.

  • At this time, anyone born after Jan 1, 1983 must have a boater safety course to operate boat.

  • Boat rentals do not include gas.

  • All boat rentals add 8% sales tax.

  • Security deposit is required for your boat rental.