Sandy Island Beach State Park (South)
Size: 229-acre area
Owned/Managed: New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation
Description: One of two beaches encompassing 229-acre State Park, including this southern beach where visitors can park their car and walk to the beach. Certified lifeguards are on duty at this part of the park mid-May until Labor Day. There is a concession stand, bathrooms, and changing areas for your convenience. Sandy Island Beach State Park also offers accessible picnic areas and shelters for rent.
Location: Pulaski, Oswego County
When to visit/Directions: Sandy Island Beach State Park’s southern beach is open year round from 8am until sunset. Take Interstate-81 to exit 37. Travel west on Route 15. Cross State Route 3 and continue west. Parking is available for a small fee in the visitor lot.
For more information, please visit the New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation website.
To learn more about the many trails and boat routes in the area, see below. These trails and boat routes are in order from North to South on the map.