Lake Taghkanic State Park, Ancram

#129 of 284 in Nature in New York State
Must see · State Park · Park
• Boat Shop - rent boats, paddleboats and/or kayaks

• Playground - brand new playground area overlooking the lake!

• Snack/Souvenir Shop - great summer fare for hungry swimmers! Select merchandise for sale.
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  • I went to Lake Taghkanic State Park for the Lake View Trail and foliage, and it was absolutely magical! The beach was vast and quiet since my visit was at the end of October. The rain in the morning.....  more »
  • This is definitely a good place to bring the whole family & Friends. We took a small area by a grill & made lunch after we had some swim time. The bathrooms was clean & the grounds are clean. The...  more »
  • Spending Labor day weekend 2019 here in a cabin for my twins' birthday. Pros: beautiful, clean, plenty of facilities Cons: 0% rule enforcement for loud music or number of people per cabin-site; we are currently listening to 15 + people come and go from a 3 bedroom cabin listening to music so loud that its vibranting my drink. A Ranger just came and parked, watched, and left... I might not stay again. The whole point of camping for us was to get away and enjoy the peace and quiet of nature but we were not able to do that.
  • This place is awesome. I have spent days and days here and never touched the beach. It stays very clean and is a carry in carry out park. Many great picnic areas, beach, trails, fishing, swimming. Blissful

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