Onondaga County Parks

Beaches & Waterside Parks

Season Beach Passes now available! $50 for Onondaga County residents ($75 for non-residents) gets you into both Jamesville Beach Park and Oneida Shores Park all season long. Click here to download an application.

Onondaga County Parks features sandy beaches with safe swimming areas and family friendly picnic spots at Jamesville Beach Park and Oneida Shores Park. Jamesville, home of the Jamesville Balloon Fest, also features boat rentals while Oneida Shores offers a public boat launch to Oneida Lake. Onondaga Lake Park features 7 miles of lakeside paved trails, Wegmans Playground, Central New York’s largest playground accessible to all, Wegmans Good Dog Park and the Onondaga Lake Skatepark, a concrete haven for skateboards, in-line and BMX. Otisco Lake Park, offers a great opportunity to fish or picnic on scenic Otisco Lake.

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.