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Green Lakes State Park

7900 Green Lakes Rd, Fayetteville, NY 13066-9658
+1 315-637-6111
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Hike bike boat n ride

My partner and I visited while on a road trip. Two glacier lakes surrounded by forest. Both lakes... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
via mobile
Playground and beach

Great, great place for young family. Big beach, lifeguards, and clean, clean water. They also have... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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7900 Green Lakes Rd, Fayetteville, NY 13066-9658
+1 315-637-6111
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My partner and I visited while on a road trip. Two glacier lakes surrounded by forest. Both lakes give of a blue green colour due to crystal of calcite. The swimming fee is included in the 8$ vehicle entrance fee. Bird watching and fishing going...More

Thank enncle
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great, great place for young family. Big beach, lifeguards, and clean, clean water. They also have a great playground, bathroom facility, BBQ areas, etc

Thank dineoutnan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When back visiting family i always make sure to take a short trip to Green Lakes.....love the walk around the lake and for me bringing back memories of growing up here.

2  Thank ColoradoYankee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just came back from a 5 day stay with my family and it exceeded my expectations. This is a great state park for families. There is so much to do right on the park grounds that you don't really need to leave! It's a short...More

1  Thank Christine_Flo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The sites are fairly new and very nice / paved in the sewer sites. Bath houses are new and very nice. Lots of hiking / bike trails. Will be going back

Thank Jon14167
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Green Lakes remains one of my favourite places on the planet to visit. I camped there with my parents as a child/teenager, and returned with my wife and children. The campsites are a good size with clean washroom and shower facilities. The beach is spacious...More

Thank Yahoomac
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've been to Green Lakes parks a number of times, and it's always enjoyable. What makes it truly special is the color of the water - it's as if you're looking at the Mediterranean Sea. There is nothing quite like it in the area. The...More

Thank 1upstateNYer
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Green Lakes has nice trails throughout the park along with a very informative series of educational signs around the lakes explaining their geologic features and what makes them green. The beach is well-maintained with plenty of room for sunbathing. But - there seems to be...More

Thank bbuudd
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

We are SO lucky to have this park in our village! It is well maintained, the lake is beautiful and there are great hiking and mountain biking trails.

Thank Bill K
Reviewed 21 May 2017

This is a great place to go for an easy hike. The Lakes here are amazing. The are unique, and well worth a visit. They have a great nature center, and great nature programs to attend. I wish it were closer to where I live.

Thank Eric P
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
How cold is the water?
27 June 2017|
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Response from bbuudd | Reviewed this property |
It certainly is bearable. Not cold, not warm - but refreshing. That has been my experience from past years. I've not been there this year.
How much does it cost to pitch a tent for a week
22 May 2017|
Response from concertgoer2012 | Reviewed this property |
you can go to their website, just google Green Lakes State Park for all the different fees. There are cabins, tent sites, golf and it depends on if you are a NYS resident or not. Fees are a little higher. But campsite go... More
melly m
does any one know if site P54 is a good site? I have a tent looking for grassy ground. close to restroom and park. Thank you
18 April 2017|
Response from Lorraine M | Reviewed this property |
I do not know sites explicitely, but do know that I have tented there MANY years ago and it was comfortable. I know they have made a lot of changes...so I bet it is even better!