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Rochester/ Western Finger Lakes - Region 8

Map of Region 8 counties

Region 8 includes Chemung, Genesee, Livingston, Monroe, Ontario, Orleans, Schuyler, Seneca, Steuben, Wayne and Yates Counties. On this page you will find a comprehensive list and maps of state owned lands open to the public. Most properties on this page are managed by the Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC). DEC managed properties shown in blue text link to a description and map for that property.

Facilities in the list below include State Parks which are managed by the NYS Office of Parks, Recreation, and Historic Preservation (OPRHP).

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Learn more about accessible recreation on DEC lands.

Chemung County

Genesee County

Livingston County

Monroe County

Ontario County

Orleans County

Schuyler County

Seneca County

Steuben County

Wayne County

Yates County


More about Rochester/ Western Finger Lakes - Region 8:

  • Forest Stewardship Auto Tour - Eight roadside stops show how forests grow from young seedling/sapling stands to mature sawtimber forests about 100 years old. You'll observe firsthand how forest management helps make these forests valuable for people and wildlife alike. The stops can be visited in any order.
  • Six Nation Trail System - Six Nations Recreation Trail System is primarily designed for horses and snowmobiles.
  • Chemung County Map - Map of Chemung County showing State owned lands open to public recreation
  • Genesee County Map - Map of Genesee County showing state owned lands open to public recreation.
  • Livingston County Map - Map of Livingston County showing State owned lands open to public recreation
  • Monroe County Map - Map of Monroe County showing state owned lands open to public recreation
  • Ontario County Map - Map of Ontario County showing State owned lands open to public recreation
  • Orleans County Map - Map of Orleans County showing State owned lands open to public recreation
  • Schuyler County Map - Map of Schuyler County showing State owned lands open to public recreation
  • Seneca County Map - Map of Seneca County showing State owned lands open to public recreation
  • Steuben County Map - Map of Steuben County showing State owned lands open to public recreation
  • Wayne County Map - Map of Wayne County showing State owned lands open to public recreation
  • Yates County Map - Map of Yates County showing State owned lands open to public recreation