Sandy Island Beach State Park

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Sandy Island Beach State Park

Location:County Rte 15, 8 miles from Sandy Creek.
Facilities:Beach, picnic area (é), showers, viewing platforms.
Activities:Swimming, fishing, hiking, canoeing, kayaking, bird watching.
Special Features:Park is part of the Eastern Lake Ontario Dune and Wetland System, a 17-mile stretch extending from Richland to Lake Ontario. The dunes were formed by wind and wave motion of a giant inland sea that preceded Lake Ontario. The area is the only significant freshwater dune site in the northeastern United States.
Address:3387 County Rte 15
Pulaski, NY 13142

Size: 13 acres.

See other parks in New York.
Parks Directory of the United States, 5th Edition. © 2007 by Omnigraphics, Inc.
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Sandy Island Beach State Park in Oswego County is part of the eastern Lake Ontario dune and wetland system, a 17-mile stretch that extends from the Town of Richland, Oswego County, north along Lake Ontario to Jefferson County.

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