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Southwick Beach State Park

8119 Southwicks Pl, Henderson, NY 13650-2040
+1 315-846-5338
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Nice "Beach" experience

Every summer we drive up for a "beach" day. We pay the daily fee and drive over to the beachfront... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2014
stl_locavore
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Missouri
Fun local beach

This beach was less than 10 minutes from my parents house so I went to Southwick Beach very often... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2014
ChamilleK
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East Ridge, Tennessee
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10 Aug 2017
“Fun, small beach ”
1 week ago
“Summer Vacation”
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8119 Southwicks Pl, Henderson, NY 13650-2040
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Reviewed 23 July 2014

Every summer we drive up for a "beach" day. We pay the daily fee and drive over to the beachfront area which has picnic tables, grills, and shade. Many people opt to set up here and on the beach. The beach itself is quite long...More

4  Thank stl_locavore
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Reviewed 19 April 2014

This beach was less than 10 minutes from my parents house so I went to Southwick Beach very often. I remember the prices rising like everything else which is a bummer. But if you just load up the car with as many people you can...More

1  Thank ChamilleK
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Reviewed 12 September 2013

Beautiful sand beach and picnic areal Considering there is so little natural sand beach on Lake Ontario, South Wicks should never be missed. The camp sites on the water are amazing, but in high demand. No complaints whats soever!

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Reviewed 18 August 2013

Like some of the other reviewers have already commented, the beach is great. It is clean, the sand is soft and since the park borders a wildlife sanctuary where you can walk for quite a ways along the water. I was not however quite as...More

7  Thank EddyD999
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Reviewed 13 August 2013

We went to this park for day use, and it didn't disappoint. Even on a beautiful,week-end there was plenty of room for us to hear the rolling waves and relax. Clean restrooms and concessions. Economical experience for families and empty-nesters alike. Will travel to visit...More

2  Thank sparklerblue
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Reviewed 6 August 2013

We didn't camp there so I can't attest to that. But we did obtain a day park entry to use the beach area, which was nice and for a Tuesday, not as crowded as a weekend would have been. We have a cottage, also on...More

2  Thank MuffetB
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Reviewed 22 July 2013

I have been camping at southwick for 30 plus years with out one complaint till this year.. I will not visit this park again due to employees acting as park police. two nights in a row july 15th and 16th a little after 10 pm...More

8  Thank sportsman1962
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Reviewed 20 July 2013

I am 55 and have been camping with my family on and off at this park since I was a teen. On our second night at the park a staff member came to our camp site at 10:05 pm and his first words were, Two...More

4  Thank MikeandJen C
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Reviewed 27 June 2013

The first time I went camping at southwick I had a blast. It was warm, beautiful and fun to play kickball or slow pitch softball with other campers. I had a very good time over all and its a very inexpensive place to stay for...More

4  Thank Mel M
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Reviewed 30 March 2013

beautiful sandy beach for miles! One of my favorite state parks in NY. Nice area for a family picnic, beach day or camping! Gorgeous sunsets and wonderful natural beauty!

4  Thank Dina H
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Yes, many people bring their dogs to the beach
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