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MAX V. SHAUL STATE PARK, NY

Max V. Shaul State Park is a small, quiet camping area with 30 wooded tent and trailer sites. The park has shady picnic grounds, as well as playing fields. There is a nature and hiking trail, fishing is allowed in Panther and Schoharie Creeks. A car top boat/fishing access trail to...
Status: Closed through Wed May 20 2015   Season Dates
Max reservation window: Tue Jul 21 2015   Later Dates

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2014 Max V. Shaul camping season extended to October 12, 2014. Take advantage of some great fall camping!

To insure fairness for all NY customers, any reservation with departure dates outside the 9-month Maximum Window can not be changed or cancelled until 18 days after the reservation was made.

  • Only 2 pets per site are permitted. Current rabies certificate required. Pets must be on a leash no longer than 6ft at all times.
  • Permits are required for alcohol use at the park.
  • Fires must be attended at all times. Propane gas is available in Cobleskill.
  • Quiet time is from 10:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
  • There is a caretaker on call 24 hours.
  • Peak season: A person may be the primary site occupant for 14 total days of camping within a 16 day period. S/he must leave the park for 48 hours once they have stayed the maximum number of days allowed before beginning a new reservation.

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    Overview

    Description

    Max V. Shaul State Park is a small, quiet camping area with 30 wooded tent and trailer sites. The park has shady picnic grounds, as well as playing fields. There is a nature and hiking trail, fishing is allowed in Panther and Schoharie Creeks. A car top boat/fishing access trail to the Schoharie Creek was established in 2011

    The park's proximity to Mine Kill State Park opens many more recreational opportunities to campers. Mine Kill offers an Olympic size pool, wading pool and a diving pool at no additional cost to campers with a valid camping permit. Hiking trails, boating (by permit) and Mine Kill Falls overlook are also available to campers.

    Geography:

    Max V. Shaul State Park is located in the Schoharie Valley at the base of Toepath Mountain.

    Recreation:

    Fishing, hiking, camping, picnicking, and wintertime cross-country skiing are popular activities here.

    Facilities:

    Campsites with showers, a nature trail, a playground, and picnic tables are available, most of which are accessible to disabled visitors.

    Nearby Attractions:

    In addition to Mine Kill State Park, please check out local these attractions;

  • Catskill Scenic Trail www.catskillscenictrail.org
  • Circle A Trail Rides www.circleatrailrides.com
  • Cooper¿s Ark Farm, An Educational Petting Farm www.coopersarkfarm.com
  • Gilboa Museum 607-588-6894
  • Gobblers Knob Family Fun Park 518-296-8008
  • Historic Lansing Manor www.nypa.gov
  • Howe Caverns www.howecaverns.com
  • Iroquois Indian Museum www.iroquoismuseum.org
  • Landis Arboretum www.landisarboretum.org
  • Museums at the Old Stone Fort www.TheOldStoneFort.org
  • Plattekill Bike Park www.plattekill.com
  • Booking Window
    Wed Oct 22 2014 - Tue Jul 21 2015

    Reservations must be made 1 Days(s) ahead of arrival and can be made up to 9 Month(s) in advance.

    Season Dates
    Max V. Shaul is open as follows:
  • May 22 - October 12, 2014.


  • Season Schedule

    Park Season Start End
    Peak Thu May 21 2015 Sun Oct 11 2015
    Services and Amenities
    Within Facility
    • Baseball/Softball
    • Basketball
    • Comfort Station
    • Firewood
    • Hiking
    • Parking
    • Picnic Pavilion
    • Picnic Shelter
    • Picnic Tables
    • Picnicking
    • Playground
    • Showers
    • Volleyball
    Within 10 Miles
    • Recreation Programs
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    Getting There
    GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
    42.54833, -74.4125
    42°32'54"N, 74°24'45"W

    The park is located in the Schoharie Valley along Route 30, approximately 6 miles south of Middleburgh, at the base of Toepath Mountain. 518-827-4711
    Contact Information

    Mailing Address:

    MAX V. SHAUL STATE PARK
    PO BOX 23 RT 30
    FULTONHAM  NY  12071

    Phone Number:

    Information:  (518)827-4711