Nestled in the foothills of the Catskill mountains, Gilbert Lake State Park allows for a variety of activities including 12 miles of inerconnected trails.
Gilbert Lake and three ponds are in a wooded, hilly area with access for boating, fising, and swimming. Winter activities include cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, and the use of snowmobiles.
Playgrounds and a disc golf course, as well as boat rentals, cabins, and campsites can be found here.
Gilbert Lake State Park is also home to the new York State Civilian Conservation Corps Museum.
(Note: Many places fill to capacity on busy, nice weather days, especially holiday weekends. Please call ahead or visit the official website to get the most up-to-date information before visiting.)
Accessibile amenities at this park are listed below:
Household pets only; caged or on a leash not more than 6 feet. Not allowed in the bathing areas.