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ROBERT G WEHLE STATE PARK, NY

Status: Closed through Sat May 17 2014   Season Dates
Max reservation window: Sat Jan 24 2015   Later Dates
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Description

Robert G. Wehle State Park is the region's newest park. Among the facilities immediately available to the public is the residential compound featuring the main house, guest quarters, the "studio" and formal gardens. Extremely private, the area can accommodate up to 8 people.

Geography:

The former estate of Mr. Wehle, the park boasts 1,100 acres and over 17,000 ft of spectacular Lake Ontario shoreline.

Recreation:

Park activities include 10 miles of hiking/mountain biking trails, tennis court, picnicking and cross-country skiing. Hunting is allowed in designated areas during the season.

Facilities:

The main cottage features a sun porch, two spacious bedrooms (with private baths), living room (with gorgeous fireplace) and a fully applianced kitchen and laundry room. The guest cottage features two spacious bedrooms (with private baths), bay windows and a kitchenette with sink, microwave and small refrigerator. The third building is a former artist's studio and serves as a charming recreation room with a foosball table.

Nearby Attractions:

Westcott Beach State Park, Southwick Beach State Park, Selkirk Shores State Park, Sackets Harbor Battlefield State Historic Site

Services & Amenities:

Within Facility
  • Biking
  • Comfort Station
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Hiking
  • Parking
  • Picnicking
  • Snowshoeing
  • Tennis Court
Alerts and Important Information

Danger Notice: Cliff-side location - May not be suitable for families with children.

Planning a special event? Please contact the park at 315-938-5302.

  • Access Pass NOT ACCEPTED for the cottage.
  • NO pets or smoking is permitted in the cottages or studio.
  • During PEAK season the compound is rented from Sunday to Sunday for stays of 7 or 14 days only.
  • $500.00 Security deposit will be required upon check in, in the form of a check or credit card, NO CASH. Eight people maximum/two vehicles. Each additional vehicle, charged $7.00 per day.

Outside, the compound offers a tennis court and over a thousand acres of undeveloped parkland. Renters can enjoy footpaths along Lake Ontario. Included with the rental of the property are linens, towels, kitchenware, glassware, dinnerware and a washer and dryer.

Getting There:

GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
43.87472, -76.2675
43°52'29"N, 76°16'3"W

Directions to the Park: Take Rte 81 North from Syracuse to Exit 41. Take Rte 178 west to intersection with Rte 3. Crossing Rte 3 proceed straight ahead on Military Road for approximately 5 miles. Park entrance is on the left.

Contact Information:

Mailing Address:

ROBERT G WEHLE STATE PARK
5502 Military Rd
Henderson NY 13650