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Long Point State Park - Finger Lakes

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2063 Lake Rd.
Aurora, NY 13026
Latitude 42.716545
Longitude -76.707024

Located on the east shore of Cayuga Lake just South of Aurora NY, in Finger Lakes Wine country, Long Point State Park provides a 4-lane boat launch, a modern playground, picnic areas, fishing access, lake access, 4.5 miles of hiking trails, and spectacular sunsets over Cayuga Lake.

The easy access to the Cayuga Lake shore makes it popular for paddle-sports enthusiasts and fishermen alike. With a variety of habitats within the 296-acre park, including lake shore, grasslands, brush land, spruce plantations, intermittent creek ravine, and mature forests, Long Point is home to a variety of trees, flowering plants, birds, and wildlife which can be viewed from the hiking trails. In the winter Cross-country skiing and snow-shoeing are allowed on the hiking trails and unplowed roads.

The popular vacation rental at Long Point State Park is located right on the shore of Cayuga Lake, and is within 5 miles of a winery, an orchard, a brewery, Wells College, and the village of Aurora. Indoor cottage amenities include: a kitchen with a gas stove, refrigerator, coffee pot, toaster, microwave, and sink; a full bath; hot water; electricity; bedroom with double bed and dressers; main room with sleeper sofa, window air conditioner, furniture and dining table w/ chairs; and wood stove. Outdoor amenities include: boat dock; picnic table; fire ring and grill; and small lawn area. Bedding, dishes, cooking utensils, TV, internet, and phone are not provided.

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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 and buildings, (this does not apply to service animals).

Mailing Address
1686 State Route 38 Moravia, NY 13118

Hours of Operation

  • Park grounds are open dawn to dusk.
  • Cottage is available from 5/7 - 10/31.

    Seasonal rentals are:
    Mother's day to Memorial day, 2 night minimum.
    Memorial Day through Labor Day: Saturday -Saturday, one-week minimum reservation. 
    Labor day through Columbus day: 2 night minimum.

  • Deer, small game and waterfowl hunting is permitted in season.

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.

  • Cottage
  • per week (Saturday - Saturday) - $575.00
    per night (two night minimum) - $143.74
    Out of state resident fee for cottage - additional per night $6.25
    Out of state resident fee for cottage - additional per week $25.00

  • Peddling Fee
  • $400
  • Vehicle Entry Fee
  • Cars: $7
    Non-commercial bus: $35
    Commercial bus: $75
    Seasonal bus permit: $75

    5/5 - 6/23: 8 AM - 6 PM, weekends & holidays
    6/24- 9/2: 8 AM - 6 PM, daily
    9/3 - 10/14: 8 AM - 6 PM, weekends & holidays

Deer (bow, shotgun & muzzleloading rifle), small game and waterfowl hunting is permitted in season. Please reference the NYS DEC Hunting and Trapping Guide for current dates and rules.

  • 2020-21 Hunting Schedule for Finger Lakes State Parks & Historic Sites
  • No gun hunting during the Columbus Day Youth Season.

*Special DEC permits for big and small game hunting are required from the check station at King Ferry (315-364-7777) from October 1 - January 15.

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.

Note: At Long Point State Park, tree stands must be removed daily.

For additional information, please contact Long Point State Park at: (315) 497-0130

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Amenities Information

  • Amenities
  • Boat Launches
  • Campsites, Cabins & Lodging
  • Fishing (Accessible)
  • Grills
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Playgrounds