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WHETSTONE GULF STATE PARK

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LOCATION - The park is 3 miles south of Martinsburg off New York 26.

 

FEATURES - The park is built in a 3-mile-long gorge, Whetstone Gulf, that cuts into the eastern edge of Tug Hill plateau.

 

ACTIVITIES - Whetstone is open Memorial Day through Labor Day and from December 15-March 15. Camp in the 56-site campground with a trailer dump station. Hike one of the three trails, including the 5-mile gorge rim trail. A shorter trail runs along the gorge creek.

 

Swim in the pool, fish for muskies and bass, and canoe in Whetstone Gulf Reservoir.

 

The park is in New York's heaviest snowbelt, averaging 300 inches of snow. You can snowmobile and cross-country ski along the park's 14 miles of trails that connect to others in the Tug Hill plateau. Warm up in the heated recreation building.

 

INFORMATION

Whetstone Gulf State Park

R.D. 2

Lowville, New York 13367

telephone 315-376-6630

Whetstone Gulf State Park on the map.  How to get there and what to see in the Whetstone Gulf State Park, New York. Description of the attractions of the Whetstone Gulf State Park