Visit the oldest county forest in New York State! With outstanding, well maintained trails and a beautiful interpretive center, this park is well worth a visit. 431 acres of rolling hills, self-guided hiking, playgrounds, ball fields, a toboggan hill, picnic pavilions available for rent, and restrooms with flush toilets and running water. Open daily, year-round. Read more about Genesee County parks and Paul Osborn, parks supervisor, here.  

Hours of Operation

May - Sept: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Oct - April: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Contact Us

11095 Bethany Center Road
East Bethany, NY 14054
P: 585-344-1122

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Upcoming Events

Snowshoe Rentals at Genesee County Park & Forest

Jan 23, 2020
Come explore 12 miles of trails in this 431 acre park!
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Snowshoe Trail Group Hikes at Genesee County Park & Forest

Jan 25, 2020
Come explore 12 miles of trails in this 431 acre park!
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Winter Wonderland Hike

Feb 8, 2020
Track the secret lives of wild animals and discover how they survive the year’s harshest season!
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Winter Fun Night Snowshoe Hikes

Feb 8, 2020
Enjoy the beauty of the forest at night on a hike through meadows, along creeks, and into woodlands.
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Birding Walks

Mar 7, 2020
Come enjoy a birding walk at New York State's First County Forest!
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Tree ID Hike

Mar 7, 2020
Add more to your daily landscape and learn your trees! Tree ID hike begins at the Interpretive Nature Center. Learn to recognize types of trees by their bark, twigs, and branches. Find out what is special about each species and how they are useful to humans and wildlife.
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Guided Dog Walk

Apr 18, 2020
Bring your best friend and join us for a guided dog walk at the park!
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Amphibian Adventure

Apr 18, 2020
Come get to know your small, slimy, singing neighbors and pest-eating pals. Hear the chorus of spring and learn about amphibians, search for them, discover how to help them.
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Mutt Strut

Apr 19, 2020
First-ever Mutt Strut set for April 19 in Genesee County Park
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