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Kershaw Park

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Open today: 6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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Great walking park in Canadaigua, NY

Very nice park for strolling along the top (north) end of Canandaigua Lake in Central NY between... read more

Reviewed June 16, 2019
johnmc82
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Port Orange, Florida
gorgeous lake

seems to be the only place for the public to enjoy the lake. Nice but needs to be bigger and have... read more

Reviewed June 10, 2019
Messina29786
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Albany, New York
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All reviews picnic tables canandaigua lake swimming area the north end great place to enjoy small beach walking path overlooking the water year round great walk peaceful walk paddle boards visiting the area great summer family reunion nice place to visit beautiful location
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are as many dogs as people. Yes most owners pick up after there dogs, tourists not so much. They don't understand the rules. So if you are having a picnic or eating out and a dog takes a big poop in front of you....More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 16, 2019

Very nice park for strolling along the top (north) end of Canandaigua Lake in Central NY between Syracuse and Rochester. Consider going to the YMCA where there are walks routes available for 3 or 6 miles in the town and parks, provided by America's Walking...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 10, 2019

seems to be the only place for the public to enjoy the lake. Nice but needs to be bigger and have much more parking.

Date of experience: June 2019
2  Thank Messina29786
Reviewed May 13, 2019

What I really like to do here in the summer is get a takeout breakfast then sit lakeside in the morning to enjoy it - picnic tables provided.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank kirkr857
Reviewed May 6, 2019

Before checking in, we had time to visit the town. Enjoyed taking a walk through the park after lunch overlooking the water and taking in the scenery.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank lynn m
Reviewed April 13, 2019

this is a really great place to visit, I particularly like just hiking around, year round! you may like the beach in the summer or some of the classes that are held (last year there was yoga)? you can rent paddle boards or sail boards...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank murphy4jm
Reviewed October 11, 2018

We stumbled on this park looking for a way to spend an afternoon. We absolutely loved it. The water is very shallow and great with young kids. View is beautiful with moored boats all around you. Water is very cold though.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank NotYourBroom
Reviewed October 11, 2018 via mobile

Stopped on our way through for a picnic lunch. Beautiful day in Oct. and picnic tables still available. Really nice park with plenty of paths. There is plenty of free parking but one big thing lacking is public restrooms. We did find a Johnny on...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Snowbirdny
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Love the boat houses, the hot dog vendor as well as the vegan deli. And my puppy loves to jump in the lake!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank lakegirl2828
Reviewed September 28, 2018

THIS IS A CROWDED PARK AREA WITH A TINY SWIMMING AREA and little else - some swing sets not much beach area - used mostly foe=r exercise walks

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Richard H
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Response from E1816YIlauras | Reviewed this property |
There are plenty of parking spots along the road and right at the beach, there is a small lot.
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Susan K
July 21, 2016|
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Response from Delaneytim | Reviewed this property |
Yes, on a leash. There is also a small beach area to the East side of the park where pets can swim. Get there early in the morning as it can get busy.
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