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CANOE POINT STATE PARK, NY

Status: Closed through Thu May 21 2015   Season Dates
Max reservation window: Mon Jul 20 2015   Later Dates
30 site(s) found

Description

Canoe Point State Park is only reachable by boat, offering a quiet camping experience in a wooded area with plenty of dock space available. Just south of the camping area is the appropriately named Picnic Point, a picnic ground with a beautiful picnic gazebo, shore dinner cooking facility, and dockage. The fishing in the area is excellent, drawing anglers from miles around.

Geography:

Canoe Point State Park is located on the northeast end of Grindstone Island, facing Eel Bay and the Canadian Channel.

Recreation:

Fishing, hiking, boating, and hunting are the park's main activities.

Facilities:

The park has cabins, campsites, a nature trail, a picnic area with tables and pavilions, and showers.

Nearby Attractions:

Several state parks are nearby, including Cedar Island State Park, Grass Point State Park, Dewolf Point State Park, Wellesley Island State Park, and Mary Island State Park.

Services & Amenities:

Within Facility
  • Boating
  • Comfort Station
  • Firewood
  • Fishing
  • Ice
  • Marina
  • Picnic Shelter
  • Picnic Tables
  • Picnicking
  • Shelters
  • Shopping
  • Showers
  • Water Fillup Station
Within 10 Miles
  • Golfing
  • Hospital
  • Powerboating
Alerts and Important Information
**Coming for the 2014 Season** - Sites will be renumbered and the campground will begin to offer site specific reservations!

To insure fairness for all NY customers, any reservation with departure dates outside the 9-month Maximum Window can not be changed or cancelled until 18 days after the reservation was made.

  • The only way to get to the park is by boat. There are no bridges or ferries. Boat rentals are available at Wellesley Island State Park Marina (315) 482-6503 and at Grass Point Marina (315) 686-5589.
  • This Park operates under a 2-day window for advance reservations.
  • Only 2 pets per site are permitted. Current rabies certificate required. Pets must be on a leash no longer than 6ft at all times.
  • Patron must be 18 or older to register for a site.
  • Smoking is not permitted in the cabins.
  • Looking to reserve for just 1-night? If you make your reservation within 3 days of your arrival you can book a 1-night stay online or through the Call Center. This applies only to campsites.
  • Peak season: A person may be the primary site occupant for 14 total days of camping within a 16 day period. S/he must leave the park for 48 hours once they have stayed the maximum number of days allowed before beginning a new reservation.

Getting There:

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
44.30806, -76.07611
44°18'29"N, 76°4'34"W

The park is located on the northeast end of Grindstone Island, facing Eel Bay and the Canadian Channel and can only be accessed by water. The best access is from Wellesley Island, just over the Thousand Islands Bridge, or from Grass Point State Park on Rte 12, 1 mile south of the Thousand Islands Bridge. 315-686-3048

Contact Information:

Mailing Address:

CANOE POINT STATE PARK
36661 CEDAR PT.STATE PK.DRIVE
CLAYTON  NY  13624

Phone Number:

Project Office: (315)686-3048