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Eastern Lake Ontario – Mexico, NY

601 CR 16
Mexico, NY 13114

GPS: Lat: 43.496906 – Lng: -76.249336

Dates Open: Apr 25 to Oct 19

Direct Phone: (315) 963-7096
Direct Toll-Free: (800) 248-7096




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Located 35 miles north of Syracuse, this New York campground features cabin rentals, trailer rentals, tent sites and RV camping. Looking for a campground near the Salmon River? The Jellystone Park in Mexico makes for a great family vacation. Activities around the park include visiting Salmon River Falls & Fish Hatchery, attending Harborfest in July or fishing on Lake Ontario.

Campground Awards

Office Hours

Pinnacle Club

Excellence Award

Woodalls 4w/5w

Hours vary depending on season.


35 miles North of Syracuse. From I-81, Exit 34, West onto Rt 104, 5 miles into the village of Mexico, Right at McDonalds, CR 16 (Academy St.), 3 miles.

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Sites & Rentals

  • 8 primitive
  • Cabins (bring own linens and towels)
  • Park Trailers (linens provided bring towels)
  • Some pull-thrus
  • 15 Full Hook Up W/E/S Sites
  • 92 W/E Sites
  • 124 Sites

Water Fun

  • 10 miles from Salmon River
  • River Tubing
  • Swimming Pool
  • Water Balloon Wars


  • Basketball Court
  • Activities director
  • Birthday Packages with Yogi Bear
  • Movies
  • Theme weekends
  • Gameroom
  • Horseshoes
  • Jumping Pillow
  • Mini-Golf
  • Playground
  • Volleyball
  • Wagon Rides


  • Escort service to your site
  • Propane
  • Pump-out service
  • Full Service Store & snack bar
  • Laundry Room
  • Wireless Internet (Wi-Fi)

Nearby (within 30 Minutes)

  • Only 2 miles from great fishing and recreation on Lake Ontario
  • Fishing On Lake Ontario

Indoor Pool







Kiddie Pool

Jumping Pillow

Gem Mining

Golf Cart Rentals


Train Ride

Fire Truck Ride

Wagon Ride

Pedal Cart Rentals



Hiking/Walking Trails

Biking Trails

Basketball Court

Volleyball Court

Ball Field

Dog Run/Park

Laser Tag

Calendar of Events


April 18 – 20

Opening Weekend

April 25 – 27

Clean Up Weekend


May 02 – 04

Wake up the Bears Weekend/Beat the Clock

May 09 – 11

Mother’s Day/Military Appreciation Weekend

May 16 – 18

Open House/Two For One Weekend

May 23 – 26

Memorial Day Weekend

May 30 – June 01

Weird Science Weekend


June 06 – 08

Race Weekend

June 13 – 15

Father’s Day Weekend

June 20 – 22

Chocolate Extravaganza Weekend

June 27 – 29

Kids Are Special Weekend


July 03 – 07

Independence Weekend

July 11 – 13

Under the Sea/Pirates Weekend

July 18 – 20

Hawaiian Weekend

July 25 – 27

Christmas In July Weekend


August 01 – 03

Western Weekend

August 08 – 10

Mardi Gras Weekend

August 15 – 17

Dinosaur Weekend

August 21 – 24

Wet and Wild Weekend

August 29 – September 01

Labor Day Weekend


September 05 – 07

Safari Weekend/Beat the Clock

September 12 – 14

Football/Chili Cook Off Weekend

September 19 – 21

Halloween I Weekend

September 26 – 28

Halloween II Weekend


October 03 – 05

Halloween III Weekend

October 10 – 12

Columbus Day/Halloween IV Weekend

October 17 – 19

Last Weekend of the Season


*Events are subject to change. Please contact the park directly for event details.*

  • Rates for 2 adults & 2 children; 1 unit per site
  • RV sites $30-63
  • Cabins $54-$165
  • Park Trailers $68 -$115
  • Advance deposit with reservation
  • MC/V/D

Discounts: 15% discount for active duty Military

Age Restrictions: Must be 21 to rent a campsite or cabin.

Pet Policy: One pet allowed at site. Not allowed to walk pet around park – walk area provided. Pets not allowed in rental units.

  • Harborfest

    For four days in July the City of Oswego hosts Harborfest, Central New York’s favorite summer festival. From the thundering Novelis Air Show on Sunday and the excitement of the world-class Entergy Nuclear Northeast Fireworks Spectacular on Saturday evening there’s something for everyone to do, see and enjoy at Harborfest.

  • H. Lee White Marine Museum

    Located at the mouth of the Oswego River, the H. Lee White Marine Museum was developed by the Port of Oswego Authority to reflect the historic importance of the Oswego Harbor, and and the exciting story of Lake Ontario. The museum uses paintings, pictures, models, and artifacts to tell the tale of 300 years of Oswego’s incredible history.

  • Salmon River Fish Hatchery

    The Salmon River Hatchery in Altmar produces about four million trout and salmon each year to help make sportfishing opportunities in New York among the best in the world. The Oneida Lake Fish Cultural Station in Constantia is the largest, state-of-the-art walleye hatchery in the country and the first facility in North America intensively rearing large numbers of fingerling walleye.

  • Salmon River Falls

    Majestic falls as tall as Niagara. View from trail or parking lot.

  • La Guerre D’ Independence

    La Guerre d’Independence is an impressive wall mural scenic that depicts America’s War of Independence. The historic mural was made in France and is one of only two in existence. The other is on display in the White House in Washington, DC.