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 nature trails, playgrounds, ball fields, a toboggan hill, and picnic pavilions available for rent.

Open daily, year-round.  Restrooms with flush toilets and running water in the park are open May – October. Port-a-johns in the park and restrooms inside the Interpretive Nature Center during open hours Thursday - Sunday are available the rest of the year.”

Snow Shoe Rentals:

Snowshoe Rentals are available at the Genesee County Park & Forest Interpretive Nature Center from 10 am to 3 pm on Thursdays and Fridays, and 12 pm to 3 pm on Saturdays and Sundays from December through March, weather permitting. Snowshoes must be used in the park.  Sizes are available for ages 3 and up.  Fee is $5/pair and all proceeds go to the ACORNS organization supporting the park.  Forests, meadows, and surprises are waiting for you! 

  • Snowshoes are available on a first-come, first served basis. Preregistration is required for groups of 5 or more by calling 585-344-1122!

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

Full Moon Owl Prowl

Oct 23, 2021
Explore the secret world of owls on a full moon night.

Create-A-Critter & Treats for Wildlife

Dec 4, 2021
Meet us in the activity room of the Nature Center for an eclectic spread of craft materials gathered from nature. Use your creativity and some glue to put it all together!