Long Point State Park – Thousand Islands

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Long Point State Park
Long Point State Park – Thousand Islands is located in New York
Long Point State Park – Thousand Islands
Location of Long Point State Park within New York State
Type State park
Location 7495 State Park Road
Three Mile Bay, New York[1]
Nearest city Three Mile Bay, New York
Coordinates 44°01′N 76°13′W / 44.02°N 76.22°W / 44.02; -76.22Coordinates: 44°01′N 76°13′W / 44.02°N 76.22°W / 44.02; -76.22
Area 23 acres (0.093 km2)[2]
Operated by New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation
Visitors 35,450 (in 2014)[3]
Open Early May to Columbus Day[4]
Camp sites 86[5]
Website Long Point State Park

Long Point State Park – Thousand Islands is a 23-acre (0.093 km2) state park located at the northeast tip of Point Peninsula on Lake Ontario's Chaumont Bay. The park is located in the Town of Lyme in Jefferson County, New York.

Park description[edit]

Long Point State Park is open from early May to Columbus Day, and offers a playground, picnic tables and pavilions, showers, a boat launch, a campground for tents and trailers, and sheltered fishing in Chaumont Bay.[6]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ NYS Office of Parks, Recreation & Historic Preservation. "Long Point State Park - Getting There". Parks.ny.gov. Retrieved July 16, 2015. 
  2. ^ NYS Office of Parks, Recreation & Historic Preservation. "Long Point State Park - Nature Up Close". Parks.ny.gov. Retrieved July 16, 2015. 
  3. ^ "State Park Annual Attendance Figures by Facility: Beginning 2003". Data.ny.gov. Retrieved July 16, 2015. 
  4. ^ NYS Office of Parks, Recreation & Historic Preservation. "Long Point State Park - Hours of Operation". Parks.ny.gov. Retrieved July 16, 2015. 
  5. ^ Rybaak, Spider (2004). Fishing Western New York. Guilford, Conn.: Falcon. p. 103. ISBN 0762728701. Retrieved July 16, 2015. 
  6. ^ NYS Office of Parks, Recreation & Historic Preservation. "Long Point State Park". Parks.ny.gov. Retrieved July 16, 2015. 

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