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Delta Lake by Emily Sheridan
© Emily Sheridan

Delta Lake State Forest

Town of Western – Oneida County, NY

Delta Lake State Forest is located on a peninsula extending into Delta Reservoir. The terrain is wooded and generally flat. Year-round visitors can enjoy the day in one of many picnic areas, or on one of the many hiking and nature trails.

There is also a boat launch and shoreline fishing for trout, pike, bass, bullhead and perch. Campers can enjoy 101 tent, trailer or RV camping sites and there is a sandy beach with swimming in the summer. For winter visitors there are cross-country ski trails.

8797 State Route 46
Rome, NY 13440
315-337-4670

There is a vehicle use fee to enter the facility. Fees vary depending on the season. The best way to get in is by buying an annual Empire State Park Pass, which directly supports the NYS parks system.

Household pets only; caged or on a leash not more than 6 feet. Not allowed in the bathing areas.

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