Known as the "Grand Canyon of the East," Letchworth State Park offers 14,350 acres of scenic magnificance as well as a multitude of year-round recreational opportunities. A 17 mile gorge, carved by the Genesee River as it tumbles over waterfalls and meanders through the park, provides spectacular views at every turn. Letchworth's 270 campsites and 82 cabins, many winterized, are popular with campers. Miles of trails, a huge swimming facility, numerous picnic areas, fishing, hunting and the famous Glen Iris Inn also make Letchworth one of New York's outstanding state parks.
A panoramic view of Lake Ontario awaits visitors to Lakeside Beach State Park, along with the serene atmosphere of country living and 268 campsites. Oak Orchard Marine State Park, Silver Lake State Park, Irondequoit Bay Marine Park and Conesus Lake Boat Launch provide boaters access to a day on the water and great fishing.
For camping and swimming, Hamlin Beach State Park and Darien Lakes State Park can't be beat. Both offer opportunities for relaxing vacations or weekend getaways. With fishing, hiking and cross-country skiing, visitors can enjoy these beautiful parks for solitude and recreation.