Description - Keuka Lake State Park falls within the heart of Finger Lakes and the heart of New York's wine country. This beautiful park offers both overnight and day use amenities amidst a backdrop of rolling hills and crystal clear waters.
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Keuka Lake State Park
- Keuka Lake State Park is known for its beautiful terrain in the heart of New York's lush woodlands and sparkling Finger Lakes. Fishing opportunities are plentiful. All sorts of water sports are enjoyed including wind surfing and personal watercrafts. This park features both day use and overnight amenities. Day trips include vineyard tours and sightseeing along Skyline Drive which falls between West Branch and Keuka Lake.
Recreation - Keuka Lake State Park offers a boat launch, beach, fishing opportunities, hiking, hunting, picnicking, children's playground and several winter sports including cross-country skiing and snowmobiling.
Climate - The Keuka Lake area experiences average January temperatures above 22 degrees Fahrenheit (above -6 degrees Celsius). It is important to note that this area receives some of the heaviest snowfalls in the nation. Summer temperatures average around 72 degrees Fahrenheit (around 22 degrees Celsius). Precipitation in the region ranges from less than 36 inches to approximately 40 inches of rain and snowmelt.
Keuka Lake State Park is located along the north shore of West Branch Leuka Lake. From the town of Penn Yard, travel 6 miles south on SR 54A.