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Southwick Beach State Park

8119 Southwicks Pl, Henderson, NY 13650-2040
+1 315-846-5338
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Season starts too early

We went today, my two boys and I, there was a $7 fee to get down to the beach which considering... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2017
michele W
Durham, United Kingdom
Lovely park!

We spent one night camping here on our way to Nova Scotia. The park is lovely and well maintained... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2017
Bloomington, IN
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8119 Southwicks Pl, Henderson, NY 13650-2040
+1 315-846-5338
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Reviewed 21 May 2017

We went today, my two boys and I, there was a $7 fee to get down to the beach which considering that there actually is barely any beach at the minute is a liberty. Now I realise that it isn't the parks fault that the...More

2  Thank michele W
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We spent one night camping here on our way to Nova Scotia. The park is lovely and well maintained. We had an RV site for the night and found it to be perfectly situated for our needs. There is a lovely beach near the campsites...More

Thank Weyes1
Reviewed 24 September 2016

My family spent three days there mid week. The park was quiet and beautiful. We met so many friendly people. We saw the Park Rangers frequently, very helpful gentlemen. I really felt safe.The beaches were sandy and inviting. We went after the summer rush so...More

Thank donnadavidh2016
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

This is our go to beach in upstate NY. Only 45 min. from Syracuse. Nice flat sandy beach, great for walking and gaucking. Professional life guards, concession stsnd, bathrooms and changing rooms. Easy to take a 2 mile walk. We come here once or twice...More

Thank Jerry Z
Reviewed 2 August 2016

I am grateful we have the military in our community, however, this has ruined this beach for those of us who grew up here. Loud music, terrible behavior, inconsiderate people leaving trash everywhere. As the mother of two beautiful blonde teenage girls, I don't want...More

Thank Darsmithrn
Reviewed 27 July 2016

We spent 3 days here in this camp site. This is an excellent beach and you have over 3 miles of Lake Ontario beach to walk on if you include the neighboring wildlife preserve. We stayed in Loop D which has some shade and very...More

Thank marino family
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

This is one of the Great Lake Ontario region state parks. The beach is well over a mile long. The roped off area with a life guard is smaller, but you are not limited to it. There is a nice cafe that offers food and...More

Thank Kirk H
Reviewed 24 July 2016

This place is so fine,live down the Jersey Shore, been all over with Merchant Marine, this is the sweetest beach there is. Out side the park to the north, can on the right day SURF it.Yes you can. Staff is so friendly,just wish they did...More

Thank d2wadsworth
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

Brought my family of 5 to the beach and it was very nice except there was more algae than expected in the water, probably due to the heat. Showers were nice and large enough for me to easily take my son in with me to...More

1  Thank Michael L
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Beautiful beach with lifeguards on Lake Ontario. The sand beach was very nice, there was a small amount of algae, the temps were nice and there was a cool breeze. Highly recommend for a day or two.

1  Thank ali102015
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