Onondaga County Parks

Arrowhead Lodge

Nestled in the woods of Northern Onondaga County, Arrowhead Lodge has been a favorite destination for Central New Yorkers for nearly 30 years. Arrowhead Lodge is available year round for company picnics, family reunions, graduations or weddings and can be reserved in advance up to two years from event date.

This private facility features a wall-length fieldstone fireplace, several enclosed porches, high speed internet access and a full kitchen inside while outdoor amenities include an expansive patio, barbeque pits, volleyball court, shuffleboard courts, and a softball field. Customers may use a caterer of their choice however all catered functions must be approved by the Parks Department. All caterers must provide a signed Arrowhead Lodge Catering Permit (available upon request) along with the caterers NYS Health Permit and Certificate of Insurance. Approval must be completed no later than 30 days prior to your event date.

  • Do you have great pictures from your recent event at Arrowhead Lodge? If you're willing to share them, send them (as an attachment) to us at ononcoparks@gmail.com. Be sure to include the date of your event and the name of the photographer. Please keep in mind once you send them you are granting us permission to use as needed for promotional purposes. Whenever possible we will credit the photographer.

Up to 140 seating capacity
Up to 200 building capacity
500 in area (programs above 200 people require outside use.)

Time Available
Up to 10 hours, time may not exceed 12am - Please note: we only book one group per day.
Tables & Chairs

15 picnic tables outside
16 round tables for inside use (60" diameter)
16 rectangular tables for inside use (6' long)

150 chairs for inside use

Fireplaces 2 inside fireplaces (not for cooking)
BBQ Grills 2 outside commercial grills (28" x 36" each)
Kitchen Facilities
  • 1 large (3' x 6') stainless steel prep table
  • 1 large (2' X 8') stainless steel working countertop
  • 1 gas range with - 10 burners
  • 2 ovens (26 1/4"d, 26"w, 14"h)
  • 1 commercial 1000 watt microwave
  • 1 refrigerator
    Please Note: there is no freezer available
  • 1 large commercial stainless steel sink
    3 compartments (each 24"w, 24"l, 12"d)
  • 1 small sink for washing hands
  • Has a serving window
  • No cookware or utensils are available

110v outlets inside ; 110v outlets outside
No 220v available

Water Available inside and outside in kitchen, restrooms, fountain, and spigot

Softball field
Volleyball court w/equipment
Horseshoe pit w/equipment
Shuffleboard court w/equipment

Parking FREE - Adjacent to Lodge, 100+ cars
Technical Equipment

Portable PA System with microphone & stand
High Speed Internet Service (DSL) available
Projection screen

Other Features

Outside patio has round metal tables
3 separate screened-in porches with porch furniture
Large reception room can be divided in half with folding door
Heated for winter use
Air conditioned for summer use


Rental Rates - Open Year Round
Friday - Sunday & Holidays $650
Monday-Thursday $300
We only book one group per day. Rates are based on a 10 hour time period.
Additional hours, as well as evening events that go past 11pm, are an additional $50 per hour.
Please note: If you are requesting a date less than 30 days ahead,
reservations are subject to superintendent approval.

FULL payment is required within 7 days of booking reservation

Refund Policy:

  • All refund/cancellation requests must be made in writing by mail, fax or email:
    Oneida Shores
    9400 Bartell Road
    Brewerton, NY 13029
    Fax: (315) 668-6585
  • Cancellations received more than 10 months before the event date will receive a full refund, minus a $50 non-refundable administrative charge.
  • Cancellations received less than 10 months before the event date will not receive a refund UNLESS  the date is reserved by another party AND the permit holder contacts Oneida Shores, at (315) 676-7366  or oneida@ongov.net, no more than one week following the original event date. If the date is reserved by another group, the permit holder will receive a full refund, minus a non-refundable administrative charge of $50.
  • Any convenience fees paid are non-refundable.


During your visit to Onondaga County Parks, you may be photographed, videotaped, or filmed by Onondaga County Parks or authorized parties. Your attendance/admission serves as permission for use of these images by Onondaga County Parks. Commercial photography or filming is prohibited without permission of Onondaga County Parks.