Welcome to the Town of Caroga!
Caroga, home to about 1,200 residents, is located in upstate New
York’s beautiful Adirondack foothills. Come visit and discover the great
outdoors with us. Choose from multiple lakes for boating, swimming,
canoeing, and fishing. Explore mountain trails for hiking,
Wheelerville Trails for mountain biking,
streams for fishing, and woods for hunting. In warm weather, tee off at
our municipal golf course,
enjoy a picnic or dinner at a scenic spot, or sleep under the stars at
Take in some history at the museum or hear some music around town. In
cold weather, go to the snow on your sled, skis, board, or snowshoes. Any
time of the year, bring the whole family and be part of our friendly
small town experience and endless outdoor adventures.
- Clubhouse/Town Hall building project.
Public comments here.
- Zoom access to Town Board meetings has been stopped for many Town
Public comments here.
- Boat Wash Station hours: 8AM to 6PM,
- Notice from
NYS Board of Elections:
Due to a Supreme Court ruling,
at this time some primary elections will occur
as scheduled on June 28, but others will occur on August 23.
Additional information will be posted here as it becomes
- New Building Permit Fees
effective April 1, 2022
- Short-term rental owners must now use a special identifiable colored
bag for refuse collection, to be purchased at Town Hall in the Clerk's
office, or be fined $200.00 for noncompliance.
- Permits are now required to dump stumps and yard waste at the Caroga
Stump Dump. Fees are $10.00 per year for property owners and $200.00 per
year for commercial users. All materials must be generated in the Town of
Caroga; no out-of-town debris allowed. Contact Linda Gilbert for permits
and Larry Voght for stump dump appointments.
Garbage pickup: Mondays — South end.
Tuesdays — North end.
The dividing line is
- Public comments
- South Shore Road on Canada Lake is now
Sand Point Road.
Allen Farber and Dick Loomis have
of Barbara McMartin’s
Caroga: An Adirondack Town Recalls Its Past
with new typesetting, many new images, and many color images.
- Email your Town Board and Town Clerk
Town of Caroga
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