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Great display inside the building

Unfortunately, you CANNOT go out ON the dam anymore as it is a security risk... read more

Reviewed December 5, 2018
Queensbury, New York
So relaxing.......

We rented a cabin twice this year and couldn’t have been happier! The sunsets were spectacular and... read more

Reviewed December 2, 2018
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Reviewed December 5, 2018

Unfortunately, you CANNOT go out ON the dam anymore as it is a security risk. Homeland Security ya know.... However the building onshore has an impressive display showing old photos, how electricity is made by the dam and lots of interactive things. Out on the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank jamessF395OT
Reviewed December 2, 2018

We rented a cabin twice this year and couldn’t have been happier! The sunsets were spectacular and we enjoyed watching all the wildlife while kayaking on the St. Lawrence River. The park is well managed, very clean and safe. We’ve already reserved our cabin for...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Kayak678
Reviewed October 2, 2018

A great drive to watch wildlife, walking trails, campgrounds, nature center, fishing, boating and the locks-Massena is close by to shop or to eat or bring a picnic to have at the park. We go quite often-to count the deer.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Cindy B
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

RV camping. Hiking, camping, fishing, enjoy nature at its best. Very well maintained plenty of open space that's enjoyable to just explore

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank nissan1515
Reviewed October 19, 2017

A very nice park and the beach, with a large sand area/playground/facilities was free! Lots of spots to set up your family and bbq. There is also a picnic area, a marina, a nature center, trails......even just driving the roads and looking for wildlife is...More

Date of experience: July 2017
5  Thank LST2323
Reviewed October 2, 2017

very peaceful family ca mpgrounds locks right down the road lots of friendly wildlife and fishing near by mall and resteraunts its a must visit durng the summertime

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Bill G
Reviewed September 19, 2017

While visiting the locks we went on to Moses Park -there is a nice nature center and a visitor center from the electric company which are both very informative

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank BuRickJr44
Reviewed September 6, 2017

We stayed at the park twice - one while tent camping and the second time renting a cabin. This park is lovely - a hop skip and a jump away from home - approximately 1h30 from Ottawa. The sites are beautiful - some are right...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank barnloves2travel
Reviewed September 5, 2017 via mobile

We were just passing through on our way to Ottawa but this campground was a great find. What a surprise to go through a tunnel and over a bridge to access the campground. There are two campgrounds in the park and we found the signage...More

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank PatMaine50
Reviewed August 25, 2017

It was a beautiful day to visit the park. Sun was shining, and the park was amazing. We arrived early in the morning at the beach, and walked along the shore. There were no others yet arrived and the peace and quiet was so nice....More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Karyn H
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October 21, 2017|
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Response from LST2323 | Reviewed this property |
Roads stay open, as do some trails and the nature center.
October 20, 2017|
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Response from LST2323 | Reviewed this property |
The campgrounds and beach and stuff are closed in winter. But you can drive the roads if you are just looking to see it, are into birding, etc. Last year tons of people were out there all winter for a great gray owl that had... More