Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation

Chimney Bluffs State Park

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7700 Garner Road
Wolcott, NY 14590
Latitude 43.280018
Longitude -76.922516

Land and water clash at Chimney Bluffs, sculpting the most dramatic landscape on the Lake Ontario shore. You can experience massive earthen spires from above or along the lakeshore on nature trails. Day-use services include picnic areas, nature trails and restrooms.

Pet Policy: A maximum of two pets are allowed in day use areas unless prohibited by sign or directive. Pets are to be supervised at all times and either be crated or on a leash not more than 6-feet in length. Proof of rabies inoculation shall be produced if requested by staff. Pets are not permitted in playgrounds, buildings, golf courses, boardwalks, pools and spray-grounds or guarded beaches (this does not apply to service animals).

Hours of Operation

  • Open year round from dawn to dusk.

    Vehicle entrance fee collected April 1 - October 31

Fees & Rates

  • Vehicle Entrance Fee
  • $5.00 per vehicle

    Collected April 1 - October 31 (All Day)


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Deer hunting (bow, shotgun, muzzleloading rifle) and small game hunting (Duck, Canada Geese, Brant and Snow Geese, Turkey, and other small game) is permitted in season. Please reference the NYS DEC Hunting and Trapping Guide for current dates and rules for hunting.

  • 2020-21 Hunting Schedule for Finger Lakes State Parks & Historic Sites
  • Note: No gun hunting during the Columbus Day Youth Season.
  • Chimney Bluffs is open for late season Canada Geese hunting only.

A valid New York State hunting license with the proper hunting stamps will serve as the regional hunting permit. Except where otherwise stated, this is the only permit necessary.

Safety zones and restricted areas are posted to ensure the safety of other park patrons and regional personnel. Signs will be posted at all parks during hunting season to notify patrons of this activity. Handguns will not be permitted in any of the parks. No trapping is allowed.

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Amenities Information

  • Amenities
  • Fishing
  • Grills
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Snowmobiling
  • Snowshoeing/X-Country Skiing