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Lakefront Park

If you're looking for that one-in-a-million 'magic place,' you'd be hard-pressed to find a better location than Lakefront Park in Cooperstown, NY. Only a few minute's walk from downtown Cooperstown, this 2.6-acre park of peaceful, scenic haven is a great place to start or end your day -- or visit in between. This is the epitome of a relaxing place.


  • Restrooms
  • Octagonal bandstand with stone base
  • Fish Road boat launch
  • Village of Cooperstown boat docks
  • Canoe/Kayak Racks


  • Open space for scenic enjoyment (park benches and picnic tables provided
  • Open space for outdoor activities (sledding in winter; ball games in summer, etc.)
  • Public Launch site for boats (Contact the Village of Cooperstown with any inquiries 607-547-2411.)
  • Boat docking and canoe/kayak slips
  • Fishing Tournaments
  • Community events (concerts, triathlons, etc.) **Also, home of the Cooperstown Lakefront Concert Series - Search the EVENTS tab**

Permits: Use of the Park for organized events requires Permit application to the Village of Cooperstown.


We strongly advise that you check business websites or call ahead for the most up-to-date information on possible limited hours and whether reservations are necessary or not. 

General Information


  • Family Friendly,
  • Pet Friendly,
  • Picnic Tables,
  • Views and Vistas,
  • Hand Launch Boat Site,
  • Year-round
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Known as baseball’s birthplace, but home to so much more, Cooperstown is a place where legends roam hallowed halls, swing away on diamonds, and take to the stage under a canopy of stars. The historic village boasts a vibrant arts scene, excellent local food and beverage options, luxury accommodations, and, of course, more baseball than you can shake a bat at.

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