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Cherry Plain - A New York State Park Near Albany

Looking for camping fun in Rensselaer County? Head over to Cherry Plain State Park. Head southeast of Albany, and enjoy 175 acres of outdoor fun. Enjoy the sandy beach on Black River Pond. Go hiking, biking or horseback riding through Cherry Plain's nature trails. Rated one of the top 100 campgrounds in the nation, this state park is a must to experience.

water and trees in a park

Things to Enjoy

  • Sandy Beach
  • Hiking
  • Biking
  • Boat Launch Facilities
  • Boat Rentals
  • Tent and Trailer Camping Sites
  • Hunting*
  • Nature Trail
  • Fishing
  • Playground
  • Picnic Table and Pavilions
  • Recreational Programs
  • Showers
  • Food

* Deer and small game hunting are allowed during season.

Winter Fun

  • Ice Fishing
  • Snowmobiling
  • Cross-County Skiing

Contact Information

Contact: 518.733.5400

Camping Reservations: 800.456.2267

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