Plan Your Visit to Letchworth State Park

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Letchworth State Park Hours

The park is open daily from 6AM – 11PM, year-round.

Letchworth State Park Entrances

Letchworth State Park has six main entrances.  Four on the west side of the park, which includes the Glen Iris Inn, Humphrey Nature Center, Upper, Middle and Lower falls, Stone Museum, and the Visitor’s Center/Main Office. 

From Memorial Day (May) to Columbus Day (October) entrance gates charge an entrance fee from 9AM to 5pm. Visitors 62 years of age or older and who are a NYS resident can enter free (Monday through Friday only/holidays excluded).

Castile, NY (Main Entrance)

$10 entrance fee.

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Perry, NY

$10 entrance fee.

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Portageville, NY

$10 entrance fee.

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Parade Grounds

No entrance fee (closed during the Winter).

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Mt. Morris, NY (Main/west entrance)

$10 entrance fee.

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Mt. Morris Dam & Recreation Area entrance

No entrance fee.

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Location Proximity

Letchworth State Park is located near these major cities:

  • Rochester, NY – 45 minutes
  • Buffalo, NY – 1 hour
  • Niagara Falls, NY – 1.5 hours
  • Toronto, Canada – 3 hours
  • New York City, NY – 5 hours

In addition, Letchworth is located 30 minutes from NYS Route 90 & NYS Route 86.

Use New York State’s Empire Park Pass at Letchworth State Park

New York State’s Empire Park Pass

If you’re a frequent traveler to Letchworth State Park and/or any NYS Park, you can purchase an Empire Pass. The Empire Pass allows unlimited day-use vehicle entry to NYS Parks, including forests, beaches, trails and more.

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