Golden Hill State Park
Barker, NY

About Golden Hill State Park

Lake Side Rating
  • Campground Sign

  • Enjoying being waterside on Site 37

  • Great Sunset Views

  • Fine Sunset View From Site 37

  • View of Site 37

  • Cross Site View from Site 40

  • View of Site 3

  • New Washroom Across from Site 14

  • The Thirty Mile Lighthouse in Campground

  • Boat Launch Located Just Outside the Campground

  • Picnic Area By the Boat Launch

  • View of Shoreline Along Lake Ontario

  • Entrance Road into Campground

  • Playground Area

Golden Hill State Park offers camping, fishing, boating, shoreline hiking, picnicking, nature walks, and walking tours of the historic Thirty Mill lighthouse site. Popular with local campers and travellers.

Golden Hill offers 64 sites, 55 are reservable, 23 are located on the shoreline on lake Ontario, 37 sites offer electric, 32 offer electric and water.

Golden Hill Quick Peek 

Overview
  1. located just north east of Barker New York between Niagara Falls and Rochester, and directly on the shore of Lake Ontario
  2. 64 campsites, 23 are directly by the water along a bluff above Lake Ontario
  3. 37 sites are electric, 32 are water plus electric
  4. great for boating and hiking
  5. open late April to mid October
Campground Feature Summary
    Large lake. Easy access sites. Electric sites. Large RV friendly sites. Large flat sites directly by the water. Large flat sites not directly by the water. Fairly open sites. Fairly open sites with partial shade. Mainly level sites. Many sites directly by the water. Open field sites. Lightly wooded. Partially shady sites. Away from the crowds. Boat launch available for motorboats. Motorboats allowed.

Camping Fees

Nightly camping fee $15/night, add $6 for electric sites and $6 for waterfront sites
Out of state patrons surcharge $5/night

Camping Season Dates

Fri May 20, 2016 thru Sun Sep 4, 2016
Fri Apr 28, 2017 thru Sun Oct 15, 2017

Campgrounds Within a 60 Minute Drive

Lakeside Beach: 15.3 miles, 19 min
Hamlin Beach: 31.8 miles, 37 min

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(A current work in progress, streamlining ahead)

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