Description - Access to Waterson Point State Park is by boat only. Two docks provide overnight and day dockage for up to 30 boats. The park also has picnic facilities, including a century old Gazebo, access to shoreline fishing and toilets.
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Waterson Point State Park
- Waterson Point State Park is small and picturesque, ideal for the fisherman and boating enthusiast who wishes to escape the hustle and bustle of the larger parks. The two docks provide overnight and day dockage for 30 boats as well as a comfort station (toilets only). The park also has picnic facilities, including a century old Gazebo and access to shoreline fishing.
Recreation - Waterson Point State Park offers a picnic area including picnic shelters, a boat dock, power boating and fishing opportunities. The park is open Memorial Day through Labor Day. Access is by boat only.
Climate - The Waterson Point State Park area has a varied climate with average January temperatures ranging from below 14 degrees reaching to 22 degrees Fahrenheit (below -10 to -6 degrees Celsius). Summer temperatures average between 72 degrees and below 68 degrees Fahrenheit (22 to below 20 degrees Celsius). Precipitation in the region ranges from less than 36 to 40 inches of rain and snowmelt.
Waterson Point State Park sits on Wellesley Island, St. Lawrence River. Boat access only.