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Power Island - Bassett Island

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Features

  1. Beach
  2. Boat Dock
  3. Campsites
  4. Picnic Areas
  5. Trails
Amenities
  • 10 primitive campsites
  • Boat Dock
  • Picnic Areas
  • Trails
  • Sandy Beaches
Reservation Information
Campsite Fees
  • County Residents Sunday-Thursday: $25 per campsite per night
  • County Residents Friday and Saturday: $35.00 per campsite per night
  • Out of County Residents: $45 per campsite per night

Island Rules & Regulations

  • Drinking Water: No drinking water is available on Bassett Island. The closest water location is the picnic area on Power Island, about a mile from your campsite. Many campers take water from the mainland or fill their containers at the picnic area prior to setting up camp.
  • Campsites: There are 10 campsites on Power/Bassett Island. These sites are not assigned, they are 1st come, 1st serve. Please use the fire pit area that is established on the site. Each site has it's own picnic table, cooking grill and campfire circle. There are maintained restrooms servicing the island.
  • Check In/Check Out: Check in/out time is noon.
  • Pets: All pets must be leashed and under control of the owners at all times.
  • Litter: There is no trash dump on the islands. We ask that all campers remove any litter from the islands when they depart.

This is only a partial listing of rules. A complete listing of island rules and regulations is posted near the main dock of Power Island.

Power Island - Bassett Island Fun Facts

  • Power Island is approximately 200 acres with over 3 miles of waterfront and over 5 miles of hiking trails
  • Bassett Island is connected to Power Island via isthmus.
  • Power Island has 5 rustic campsites.
  • Bassett Island is 1 acre in size with 5 rustic campsites.
  • It's a 6.5 mile boat ride from clinch Park Marina and 3.5 mile boat ride from Bower's Harbor Marina.
  • Power Island and Bassett Island are dedicated as quiet, nature preserves.