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Grafton Lakes State Park

100 Grafton Lakes State Park Way, Grafton, NY 12082
+1 518-279-1155
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A lot to do and kids of all ages busy, not just swimming but, hiking, fishing, etc. open in the... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2017
Petersburg, New York
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Very, very quiet out of season! Beautiful.

We went on 4th October and saw less than 10 people. The boat hire and concession store were all... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2016
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100 Grafton Lakes State Park Way, Grafton, NY 12082
+1 518-279-1155
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Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

A lot to do and kids of all ages busy, not just swimming but, hiking, fishing, etc. open in the winter too and has snowmobiling and hiking/biking trails. Also Picnic areas and a baseball field!

1  Thank kimphillips1268
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Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

We went on 4th October and saw less than 10 people. The boat hire and concession store were all closed up but the restroom facilities were still available. Take a sandwich with you and enjoy a lovely quiet picnic on the shore of a beautiful...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 21 September 2016

The park seems well kept and like it can support quite a lot of people. There are many hikes through the area; into the woods and around the lakes. The hike around the biggest lake itself is a little over 2 miles; and the view...More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

I'm in love with this lake for kayaking! Not only is the lake large but it has a hidden section that is sort of like a river. It's a very slow flowing hidden part that does have a lot of shallow areas but it was...More

Thank kkdesigns3
Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

The hike around Grafton Lake State Park is only 2 miles, so should take an hour or so. The view is lovely, with water visible at every step. The problem is the trail itself: very very rocky, with each rock a triangle, so that every...More

Thank UsuallyEasyTPlease
Reviewed 28 May 2015

My wife and I and our dog visited Grafton Lakes over the Memorial Day Weekend. This was the first weekend the park was open this season. There was a full staff of lifeguards on duty and the snack bar was also open. There is a...More

2  Thank Dan C
Reviewed 6 February 2015 via mobile

This year celebrated the 30th Winter Festival at this state park. We were lucky enough to be visiting in the area and had a wonderful time. All activities were free. We chose snowshoe trekking, they provided the snowshoes and a guide. We hiked through the...More

Thank Karen_Wayne_KREW
Reviewed 25 January 2015

we drove over from Pittsfield after a drive from Boston. We loved the snow activities and want to come next year. We snow shoed, rode in a horse drawn carriage and ate kettle korn (in a light snow) Everyone was friendly and we wished we...More

Thank iluvboston
Reviewed 2 September 2014

Whether you want to get away from the crowds on hiking or xc ski trails or refresh the family by the water at the beach, Grafton Lakes State Park has a lot to offer. I used the trails for many years as a xc skier...More

Thank john l
Reviewed 22 July 2014

Beautiful lake, well maintained. Great spot for picnics and cookouts. Plenty of tables and grills. Nice trails for walking and biking. Bathroom facilities spotless.

Thank mpd
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14 August 2017|
Response from kimphillips1268 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I didn’t see this, but yes they are allowed there, I believe under the pavilion. They’ve had bands play there before I believe as well.