Oswego County Nature Park at Camp Zerbe

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To Make Your Visit Safe and Enjoyable,
Please Follow These Rules:

gathering under the pavilion at Camp Zerbe
  • Camp Zerbe grounds are open dawn to dusk
  • visitors shall comply with the instruction of park personnel
  • only pedestrian traffic is permitted on trails and restricted roadways unless otherwise designated
  • no pets are allowed in the park
  • picnicking, fires and athletic games are permitted in designated areas only
  • grills are provided for cooking purposes. Please make sure that fires are completely extinguished before leaving the park
  • visitors are responsible for the proper cleanup of all the facilities used (trash must be put in garbage cans and buildings and grounds cleaned)
  • no motorized boating on Lake Lorraine is permitted at any time
The following activities are allowed if approved by Oswego County Parks and Recreation prior to group's use of facility:
  • consumption of alcoholic beverages
  • fishing on Lake Lorraine
  • motorized vehicles beyond the parking lot area
  • use of facility after dark or overnight
  • removal or introduction of plant and/or animal life

The following activities are prohibited while visiting the Camp Zerbe site:

  • ice-skating
  • wading or swimming in Lake Lorraine
  • hunting and trapping
  • use of firearms
  • feeding of wildlife
  • snowmobiling and use of all terrain vehicles (ATV)

Questions about Camp Zerbe or need to make a reservation?
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Oswego City-County Youth Bureau/Parks and Recreation
70 Bunner St. Oswego, NY 13126 315-349-3451