Group Picnic Shelters

Old Hickory Lake's Cedar Creek Recreation Area Shelter is reservable online at or by calling 1-877-444-6777*Recreation Area Season Schedule

Early May to Early September

*Excludes Rockland Recreation Area Shelters

Shelter Information for Day Use Areas

Recreation Area   Fee Range Maximum Number of People  Electric  Maximum Number of Vehicle Parking   Day Use Fee
 Avondale $50 50  Yes  45  No 
Cedar Creek  $50 50  Yes 50  Yes
Laguardo $85-120 100 Yes  75 Yes 
Lone Branch  $50 50  Yes   50 No 
 Nat Cadwell $50 50  No  30  No 
Old Hickory Beach  $75  100  Yes  100  Yes
Shutes Branch $50   50  Yes 45 No 

*Please note that by clicking the recreation area names, the links will go straight to the page for that site.

Old Hickory Lake's Rockland Recreation Area shelter 2AGeneral Shelter Information

Advanced group shelter reservations for facilities at all recreation areas in table listed above can be reserved up to six (6) months in advance with the National Recreation Reservation Service's (NRRS) online reservation program at or by calling their reservation phone line at:

Toll-free 1-877-444-6777
International 518-885-3639
TDD 1-877-833-6777

Customer Service Line: Call Toll Free 1-888-448-1474

March 1 - October 31 -  Sunday - Saturday for 10 a.m. EST - Midnight EST
November 1 - February 28 (or 29 if a leap year) - 10 a.m. EST - 10 p.m. EST
*Please note the National Recreation Reservation Service's offices are closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's Day and can be subject to other closures at their own discretion.

Reserving a Rockland Recreation Shelter

Advanced group shelter facilities at Rockland Recreation Area can be made 365 days in advance by call the National Recreation Reservation Service (NRRS) reservation line or with their online reservation program.  See "General Shelter Information" above for reservation service's phone numbers, office hours of operation and web link. 

Season Schedule for Rockland Recreation Area Shelters

Early April through September

Rockland Recreation Area Shelter Information

Shelter  Fee Range  Maximum Number of People   Electric Amenities
 Shelter #1 $50  50 Yes (20 amp)  Water Hookup, picnic tables, and grills
Shelter #2A  $200 160 Yes (20 amp)   Water Hookup, picnic tables, and grills
Gazebo(with shelter #2A or 2B) $35  6  Yes (20 amp)  Electricity Hookup
Shelter #2B  $150 160 Yes (20 amp) 8 double plug outlets and picnic tables 
Shelter #3  $50 50  No  Picnic tables and grills 
Shelter #4 $50 50  No  Picnic tables and grills 

 *Please note that by clicking the recreation area names will go straight to the page for that site.