Coronavirus (Covid-19) Information

In the interest of everyone's safety and well-being, the following closings/cancellation are in effect until April 30, 2020:

  • We are not accepting NEW facility rental reservations (shelters, lodges or camping) until further notice. 
  • In an effort to maintain responsible social distancing, and due to the large numbers of visitors, park police are monitoring all of our parking lots. When the lots are approx. 1/3 full, they will be closed to additional cars.
  • Onondaga Lake Park Marina will be closed for docking until further notice. Please check here for updates on when slip holders will be permitted to take residence.
  • All County Park playgrounds are closed 
  • All County Park recreational programs and events are cancelled
  • All County Park bathrooms are closed 
  • All County Park buildings are closed 
  • Wegmans Good Dog Park is closed 
  • Onondaga Lake Skatepark is closed
  • Hopkins Road Park is closed and spring leagues are postponed 
  • The Rosamond Gifford Zoo is closed 
  • Please avoid gatherings of any size at the cemeteries
  • Parks grounds are open for passive use but be sure to maintain social distance, stay at least 6 feet away from other people/groups. Avoid surfaces that are touched often, such as  benches, etc. Any parks that normally charge admission are free until April 30, 2020.
  • The staff at Carpenter's Brook Fish Hatchery is busy stocking our local waterways, as they do every year, with brook, brown & rainbow trout. Click here for the weekly stocking report.
  • Click here for additional information from the County Executive's office & the Health Department.

Please check this page often. As the situation evolves, this information and the dates could change. If you have any questions, please email us at

updated 4/1/20

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During your visit to Onondaga County Parks, you may be photographed, videotaped, or filmed by Onondaga County Parks or authorized parties. Your attendance/admission serves as permission for use of these images by Onondaga County Parks. Commercial photography or filming is prohibited without permission of Onondaga County Parks.