Come visit us
on the lake

DeRuyter Lake in the Heart of Upstate NY


DeRuyter Lake also known as Tioughnioga Reservoir was constructed in 1860, it took 3 years to build. It now has about 45 year round homes and over 300 summer cottages.  The length is 2 miles long and the average width is 1/2 mile, with an average depth of 18 1/2 feet and a depth of 75 feet on the north end by the dam.

Lake Front Cottages


Established in 1994, come stay with us in our cozy cabins on the water's edge. Open year round for weekly vacations or weekend getaways. 

General Store & Boat Launch


 Stop by our General Store for bait and tackle, camp firewood, ice, beverages, beer and wine coolers, ice cream, and launch your boat and fill up with marine fuel. 

General store open May - September


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DeRuyter Lake General Store

37 South Lake Road, DeRuyter, NY 13052, US

(607) 745 - 6837

Open Dawn to Dusk Daily

Weather Permitting