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Wilmington Town Beach

Bowman Lane, Wilmington, NY 12997
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Very safe and under constant lifeguard supervision during the summer season

This is a very pleasant beach where you can bring the whole family. You can rent kayaks and canoes... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2016
Jay, New York
The beach is a jewel!

Be sure to come on Thursday afternoons for the free concerts!! Very peaceful atmosphere with a... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2016
Al A
Wilmington, New York
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Bowman Lane, Wilmington, NY 12997
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Reviewed 11 October 2016

This is a very pleasant beach where you can bring the whole family. You can rent kayaks and canoes and it is never very crowded. The picnic area and the games for the kids are an extra bonus.

Thank Korrigane007
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Be sure to come on Thursday afternoons for the free concerts!! Very peaceful atmosphere with a very clean pavilion and bathroom!

Thank Al A
Reviewed 6 September 2016

I would suggest hiring different staff for the rentals for next season. This place is a nice quiet little non tourist area. we loved going there and renting the equipment. But on the last day they ran out of forms to rent anything. I cant...More

1  Thank Dolfina975
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

What a great beach , very clean bath houses. Different bands play on Thursday's in July & August from 6pm - 9 pm

Thank Kristy H
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

We went on a Wednesday afternoon. We actually rented a canoe and kayak that morning (about 10 am) for a couple of hours (around I think $15 per rental for two hours). The canoe trip was beautiful along with being fun. The mountain scenery was...More

Thank Creek_Chub
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Wilmington Town Beach was close to our Inn. The beach area is very clean and there is a nice pavilion and park area. There is also a big parking lot. This is great for families.

Thank lisaj7711
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

It's surreal how peaceful and beautiful this place is! There was a free concert the day we were there, which was lovely. Kayaked in the river, swam and had a lovely time.

Thank CoxFamilyFarms
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

We were visiting from Sweden where you are free to swim anywhere you choose. We have been surprised at restrictions on where swimming is allowed here. This is the only place in the town where swimming is allowed in the river and then only with...More

1  Thank SueM1307
Reviewed 15 July 2016

If I could give this place six stars, I would.....IT IS THAT GOOD :) Anyone who has young children that love to dig in the sand, swim in refreshing clean water; and meet other young children at a wonderful family spot, should think about spending...More

1  Thank Joanne S
Reviewed 14 July 2016

This beach is a great place to eat outside in Wilmington. There are picnic tables and some grills available for use. There are also bathrooms which is very convenient. The beach has a swimming area, a playground and a volleyball net. The view is gorgeous!

1  Thank adklove78
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