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Wellesley Island State Park

  • 44927 Cross Island Rd
  • Fineview, NY 13640
  • (315) 482-2479
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Wellesley Island State Park has the largest camping complex in the 1000 Islands region. A few wilderness sites along the St. Lawrence River are accessible only by foot or boat. Within this rustic paradise, fishing is excellent - particularly for muskie in Autumn. For boaters, the park has a full service marina and boat launches. A sandy beach offers great swimming and there is a camp store, laundromat, arcade and 9 hole golf course on the Island. One main attraction of the park is the Minna Anthony Common Nature Center, which includes exhibits, live animals, varied habitats and miles of trails for hiking, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing and nature education. 1/4 mile handicapped trail that includes access to picnic tables and the seasonal butterfly house. Pets must have proof of current rabies vaccination. Certificate of inoculation is required. Tent/trailer sites and a cabin colony, including facilities for group camping and 12 vacation cottages. 2 or 3 bedroom cottages with a full bathroom, fully equipped kitchen, bedding, cooking utensils, dishes, glassware, silverware, etc. Outside each vacation rental, a picnic table and ground grill are provided. No pets in cottages.

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Places To Stay

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Cabin/Cottage & Vacation Rentals
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Camping
  • # Sites Total: 429
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Things To Do

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Nature
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Outdoor Adventures
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Winter Activities
  • # of Groomed Trails: 10
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  • Total # of Trails: 10
  • Trail Fee: Free
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