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Address: 10475 Harlow Rd, Darien Center, NY 14040-9709
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06:00 - 22:00
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Cool place for a picnic

Great place to have a little family picnic - lot's of public grills and a little lake you can fish in. I wouldn't go to the beach, though - you're likely to get sick.

Reviewed 14 March 2017
Alden, New York
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Alden, New York
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11 reviews
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

Great place to have a little family picnic - lot's of public grills and a little lake you can fish in. I wouldn't go to the beach, though - you're likely to get sick.

Thank City_Slicker14004
Manchester, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

I think this is the most well kept up state park we have ever been to. There are flower beds everywhere. It was after labor day, so not many campers. Very nicely taken care of, staff very friendly, very clean. Highly recommend this state park. Looking forward to another stay.

Thank masterchef931
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596 reviews
140 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 246 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

my friend and I were wrapping up a short road trip and decided to check out this park. We didn't get out of the car, just drove around and checked the place out. Several campers were in the campgrounds, even though it is October. (lots of evidence of New York States glorious fall color) I hope to come back someday... More 

Thank JuneNY
Corfu, New York
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15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
Reviewed 19 September 2016

I love to take my 6 year old grand daughter. We can frolic for hours. Parking is close and the water is not too deep. They have it separated into two sections. one is very shallow and the deepest of the deep is approximately 6 feet. in the allowable swim area. Life guards are on duty. No inflatables.

Thank Amy K
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196 reviews
60 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

This was a great little campground for our weekend camp. We stayed in site 22. I really liked that loop. My brother had site 25. The sites are lacking gravel. The fire rings are moveable so that's good. There's a cute little beach here & a couple of nice playgrounds. I would definitely return here.

Thank scp427
Greenfield Center, New York
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54 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

It was a nice campground. Loved the fact that the ranger walked the whole campground and talked with everyone! Staff in check in were a little stiff. Bathrooms were OK but second day they were trashed and no toilet paper. New playground was great.

Thank Karen G
Strykersville, New York
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128 reviews
40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2016

they used to have a very nice store that was great for all before someone got shot there and they tore it down.it was a fluke. it is a VERY safe place in a very quiet country setting and they used to keep it up better than they do ,but the camping is still wonderful

Thank heracr
Watkins Glen, New York
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4 reviews
Reviewed 2 August 2016

The family enjoyed our camping experience. The people in the camp office were accommodating and helpful. The shady sites are perfect in the summertime heat.

Thank brwickham
Erie, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 August 2016

First off.... This campground is pretty darn nice! Some sites are much larger than others so beware. Had facilities in our camper so we did not use the bathrooms or showers. They do not sell wood but plenty available nearby for a steep price. PLEASE KNOW THERE IS A DUI STOP AT THE ENTRANCE AFTER EVERY DARIEN LAKE CONCERT!!!!! We... More 

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Varysburg, New York
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19 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2016

We come a few times during the summer and always have a great day but what happened to the bathrooms this year ??? They are closed with only portable toilets, yuck. I also miss the dude that used to sell hotdogs at a stand, they were so good. Have never camped but might in the future.

Thank Schoolofsalmon

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