The Park is closed for the season
2018 Hours of Operation
Park: 10:30 AM-6:30 PM
Beach: 11:00 AM-6:00 PM
The park tentatively opens seven days a week from mid June until Labor Day in September
*the park managers reserve the right to close the park due to dangerous weather conditions.
Daily Passes: Non-Residents $4.00 per day*
Children under 2 years of age are free
Season Passes: Non- Resident $40.00 a season
* Additional fees will apply for the pavilion, boat and fishing pole rentals, as well as bait.
Check in must be done at the Lifeguard and First Aid Station and an wristband will be provided for each visit.
For more information on Virgil resident fees, pleas contact the Virgil Town Clerk at 607-835-6174 ext#2
* Please note that the $75.00 deposit fee will be refunded if the pavilion is left clean. Please note that a deposit of 50% is requires in advance to hold your reservation. Any cancellations must be received at least 21 days in advance to receive the 50% deposit less a $25.00 administration fee.
Groups of 59-99: $3.50 per person
Groups of 100 plus: $2.50 per person
With Pavilion Rental Fees:
Groups of 10-49: $3.00 per person
Groups of 50-99: $2.50 per person
Groups of 100 plus: $1.50 per person
Pavilion Rental Prices:
For 4 Hours: $200.00
Total Cost for 4 hours: $275.00
For 6 Hours: $280.00
Total Cost for 6 hours: $355.00
For 8 Hours: $365.00
Total Cost for 8 hours: $440.00
To rent the pavilion call Kim Thayler at 1-800-955-2754 ext. 6321
* Please note that the $75.00 deposit fee will be refunded if the pavilion is left clean. Please note that a deposit of 50% is requires in advance to hold your reservation. Any cancellations must be received at least 21 days in advance to receive the 50% deposit less a $25.00 adminstration fee.
** Pavilion fee does not include the park fee per person (non-resident), However group rates may apply. Maximum capacity of the pavilion may not exceed 160 people.
Canoe, row boats, paddle boats : $8.00 per hour
Pole Rental: $7.00 for 4 hrs
* Please note a valid NYS fishing license is required for all attendees over 16 years of age. The Virgil Town Clerk is a NYS DEC sales agent.
** Fishing at Hope Lake is a"catch and keep" lake. NYS DEC limits do apply. Please notify the park staff of your catch for restocking purposes.
Worms are available for sale: $6.00 per dozen
Basketballs and Volley balls are $5.00 per item
*Deposit is returned when items are returned undamaged.
Virgil Residents $10.00 per person per season
Non-residents $40.00 per person per season
2019 Schedule to be announced closer to the season
Hope Lake Park phone # 607-835-6562
Park Manager, Scott Kleinhans 1-855-950-7233 ext. 6456
Address: Hope Lake Park 2245 Clute Road, Virgil, NY 13045