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DARIEN LAKES STATE PARK, NY

Status: Open through Sun Oct 18 2015   Season Dates
Max reservation window: Thu Feb 25 2016   Later Dates
142 site(s) found
ALL (142)

Description

Take the Virtual Tour! - DARIEN LAKES STATE PARK

Darien Lakes State Park's hilly terrain features woodlands, ravines, streams, and twelve-acre Harlow Lake. The park's campsites are equipped with electricity, except for the 13 primitive sites. There are heated comfort stations and showers. Swimming is permitted at our beach when lifeguards are on duty.

Geography:

Darien Lakes State Park is located in south-western Genesee County, roughly centered between Letchworth State Park and Niagara Falls State Park.

Recreation:

Biking, basketball, Disc golf, horseback riding, camping, fishing, hiking, hunting, picnicking, and wintertime snowmobiling and cross-country skiing are among the many activities at the park.

Facilities:

The park offers a beach, bridle path, picnic tables, post grills, playgrounds, campsites and a dump station. Two picnic pavilions are available by reservation. The park allows pets in all its campsites, current rabies certificate and a leash (max. 6ft long) required.

Nearby Attractions:

Darien Lake Theme Park, restaurants, gas stations, grocery stores, weekly farmers market with many other options just a short drive away.

Services & Amenities:

Within Facility
  • Basketball
  • Comfort Station
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Dump Station
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Hot Showers
  • Hunting
  • Parking
  • Picnicking
  • Playground
  • Showers
  • Snowmobiling
  • Swimming - Beach
  • Water
  • Water Fillup Station
Within 10 Miles
  • Convenience Store
  • Cultural Activities
  • First Aid Station
  • Laundry
  • Restaurant
  • Theme Park
Alerts and Important Information
Each year the campground makes every effort to provide safe swimming opportunities by testing the water and by keeping the swimming areas staffed with lifeguards. Please be aware that if the safety of our swimmers is compromised, due to lack of lifeguard coverage or water quality issues, swimming will be prohibited and therefore cannot be a guaranteed activity. We apologize for this inconvenience as it may occur with little advance notice. The swimming area is scheduled to open the 3rd week of June. Please check back here or contact the park directly for further details.

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.

  • Boat rentals will no longer be available.
  • Pets are allowed on all sites. A valid rabies certificate is required, and they must be kept on a 6 foot leash at all times.
  • There is a maximum of two vehicles per site.
  • You must be at least 18 years of age to reserve a campsite.
  • The reservation holder must be present on the site throughout the stay.
  • There is a two night minimum stay for reservations.
  • During peak season, a camping party and their equipment may occupy a site for a maximum of 14 continuous days. After which, the camping party and equipment must leave the site and facility for 2 days before registering again for another site.
  • The majority of sites in the Park are electric. Primitive sites do NOT have electric.

IMPORTANT: New York State Parks encourages everyone to be safe outdoors. Please take a few moments to read about the health risks associated with tick bites and some simple steps you can take to safeguard you and your family. http://www.governor.ny.gov/press/04092014Ticks

Getting There:

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
42.90111, -78.38889
42°54'4"N, 78°23'20"W

Use exit 48A - Pembroke Exit off the NYS Thruway, I-90, and follow the signs South on Rte. 77 (Allegany Road) to Darien Lakes State Park, three miles from Darien Lakes Amusement and Camping Resort. 585-547-9242

Contact Information:

Mailing Address:

DARIEN LAKES STATE PARK
10475 HARLOW ROAD
DARIEN CENTER  NY  14040

Phone Number:

Information:  (585)547-9242