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Grass Point State Park

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42247 Grassy Point Road
Alexandria Bay, NY 13607
Latitude 44.278854
Longitude -75.995117

Grass Point State Park is on a point of land that projects into the American Channel of the St. Lawrence River, known for some of the best fishing in the country. The park is a popular spot for campers and day-users, who come to boat, swim, fish, picnic, or just to relax. There is a marina and boat launch, an area is available for games, and the sandy beach and shallow water are excellent for children.Located on the west side of the beach is the Grass Point cottage, a full service accommodation. The two-story cottage has a bathroom with shower, kitchen with refrigerator, stove, microwave, cooking and eating utensils. Bedding, pillows and linen are also provided. The screened-in porch has some outstanding views of the river and sunsets.

Pavilion Information
Grass Point has two pavilions. The day use price is $75 and can accommodate up to 60 people. Check availability at

Current Water Quality - Beach Results


Pet Policy: A maximum of two pets are allowed in campsites and 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 mid-May through 9/18.
  • 2021 Swimming Season: 6/26 - 9/6, 10 am - 6 pm
  • 2021 Camping/Cabin Season: 5/21 - 9/18
    Cottage: 5/21 - 9/18
    *Please note within the camping season time frame, some loops/sites may open later or close earlier. For more details, please call the park or visit
  • Boat Rentals: 5/21 - 9/18
  • Boat Dockage: 5/21 - 9/18, 8 AM - 10 PM
  • Waterfowl hunting is permitted in season.
  • Shelter Rentals (2): 5/21-9/18 (permit only)

Fees & Rates

Most New York State Parks charge a vehicle use fee to enter the facility. Fees vary by location and season. A list of entry fees and other park use fees is available below. For fees not listed or to verify information, please contact the park directly.

The easy-to-use Empire Pass card is $80- and your key to all-season enjoyment with unlimited day-use entry at most facilities operated by State Parks and the State Dept. of Environmental Conservation including forests, beaches, trails and more. Purchase online or contact your favorite park for more information. Learn more about our Admission Programs including the Empire Pass.

  • Vehicle Fee Entry
  • Day Use (Peak) $7
    Day Use (NonPeak) $6

    Bus Use (Daily)
    Commercial $75
    Non Profit $35

    Toll Booth Hours:
    8:00 - 4:00 pm (Non- Peak Weekdays)
    8:00 - 8:00 pm (Non- Peak Weekends)
    8:00 - 8:00 pm daily (Peak Season)

  • Boat Dockage
  • Day Use (Peak) $7
    Day Use (NonPeak) $6
    Campers $12
    Overnight (No Elec) $19 (prime)

    Out-of-State $5
    Weekend/Hol $4

  • Boat Rental
  • -14'/15 HP Boat, $25.00/ per hour, $100.00/ per day, $400.00/ per week.
    -16'/20 HP Boat, $35.00/ per hour, $150.00/ per day, $600.00/ per week.

  • Camping
  • Campsites:

    *Additional $5/night for non-NYS residents

    Weekly (Peak) $1,100
    Weekly (NonPeak) $650
    Out-of-State $25


Digital Maps

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Firewood source maps show a 50-mile radius from which untreated firewood may be moved to this campground. For more information see firewood restrictions.

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Amenities Information

  • Amenities
  • Boat Launches
  • Boat Rentals
  • Campsites, Cabins & Lodging
  • Dockage
  • Fishing (Accessible)
  • Grills
  • Hunting
  • Pavilions and Shelter Rentals (Accessible)
  • Playgrounds
  • Showers (Accessible)
  • Swimming Beach