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Whether your vacation plan is for a day, a weekend, or a week on Seneca Lake, the amenities at and nearby Sampson State Park offer the conveniences and activities to make for a comfortable and memorable stay.

Nearby Attractions

In addition to the Seneca Lake Resorts marina, Sampson State Park is outfitted with restrooms, accessible showers, a guarded swimming beach, playground, nature trails, picnic areas with grills, playing fields, and concession stand selling a variety of food items, ice, and campfire wood.

Want more adventure? Day trip throughout Seneca or Cayuga Lake Wine trails, cheese trails, craft beverage trails, and dine on local farm-to-table cuisine from Geneva to Watkins Glen. Take in military history at the Sampson Memorial Naval & Air Force Museum. Pay your respects at the Sampson Veterans Memorial Cemetery. Hike the trails of the Finger Lakes National Forest just 20 miles south.

  • What’s Available at Sampson State Park

    Sampson State Park, a 2,000-acre facility owned by the New York State Department of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation, offers:

      • Bicycle Rentals
      • Boat Launches
      • Camper Assistance Programs
      • Camper Recreation
      • Dockage
      • Firewood and Ice Availability
      • Indoor Recreation Hall
      • Marina
      • Marina Pump Out Stations
      • Modern Playground
      • Museum/Visitors Center
      • Nature Trails
      • Pavilions
      • Picnic Areas with Grills
      • Playing Fields
      • Showers (accessible)
      • Sports Equipment Rental
      • Swimming Beach
    • Year-Round Activities

      • Baseball
      • Basketball
      • Biking
      • Fishing
      • Hiking
      • Horseshoes
      • Hunting
      • Nature Watching
      • Organized Interpretive Activities
      • Swimming
      • Tennis
      • Volleyball
      • Ice Fishing
      • Snowshoeing
      • X-Country Skiing