Parks in Western New York
Nature Preserves & Gardens)
Allenberg Bog Wildlife Refuge:
Cattaraugus County. 716-842-0558.
Birdseye Hollow Park & State
Forest: Steuben County. 200-foot handicap-accessible fishing pier. 607-776-2165.
Lake State Park: Seneca County. Longest Finger Lake. Exceptional fishing,
camping, cabins, swimming, boat launch, playgrounds. 315-568-5163.
Bluff State Park: Sodus Bay, Wayne County. 800-526-6510.
State Park: Genesee County. 1,846 acres of hilly, wooded terrain. 12-acre
lake. Fishing, swimming. 19 miles of multi-use trails. Camping. 585-547-9242 (summer);
Finger Lakes National Forest: New York state's
only national forest. Hiking, horseback riding, cross country skiing, snowmobiling.
25 miles of trails. 607-546-4470.
Genesee County Park & Forest:
Braille and large print nature trail. Cross country skiing, snowmobiling. 585-344-8508.
Beach State Park: Monroe County. 585-964-2462
Keuka Lake State Park:
Yates County. Camping, hiking, swimming, fishing, boat launch, grills, playground.
New York State Fish Hatcheries: Bath, Steuben County,
607-776-7087; Caledonia, Livingston County, 585-538-7365
State Park: Prospect Street, Niagara Falls, Niagara County. American Falls,
food, tables, hiking, biking, nature trails, fishing. 716-278-1770.
Catherine Marsh: Schuyler County, 607-733-9013
Seneca Lake State
Park: Trout fishing, boat launching, picnicking, playgrounds, playing fields,
Sugar Hill State Forest: Schuyler County.
Over 40 miles of trails. National and international archery tournaments. 607-292-6822.
Nature Center: West Hill Road, Elmira. 607-732-6060
Lick Nature Sanctuary: Cattaraugus County. 716-546-8030. Ext. 29 For more
Many more nature sanctuaries and state parks are listed in individual
county travel guides which can be obtained from county
travel agencies advertising in this guide.
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