Description - East Sidney Dam is located on Ouleout Creek in Delaware County, N.Y. The dam is approximately 4 highway miles downstream from the village of Franklin and 6 miles upstream from Unadilla.
The project is a unit of the comprehensive flood control plan for the protection of communities in southern New York and eastern Pennsylvania
- The recreation area is leased to the Town of Sidney, NY. Facilities include camping, picnic area, boat launch and beach.
Recreation - Recreational Activities at the lake include
Water Sports,and a
Wildlife Viewing. There is a
Climate - New York experiences four distinct seasons, with spring and fall being the most pleasant times to travel through the region. Humidity in the southeastern areas of the state can make summer travel uncomfortable, although many festivals and special events occur during that season. Summer highs in the lower elevations of New York usually don't surpass 90 degrees F. Thunderstorms occur a few times a week and can bring needed relief from the heat.
From Binghamton, E on I-88 to Unadilla, 5 miles E on NY 357 to the park. A map is available on this page above.