Whether you need to find the perfect picnic spot, a cool lake for swimming or trails to hike this is the park for you. Chenango Valley State Park is 12 miles outside of Binghamton via I-88, Exit 3 to NY Route 369 North. Hiking trails are also used for cross-country skiing during the winter. Best place to park -- use the beach lot! Camping: Open: Mid-May to Mid-October 52 electric only, 130 tent sites, 24 cabins Pets Okay Swimming Boating Fishing Waste Station Athletic Field Basketball Beach Biking Boating Cabins Campsites Canoeing Concerts Cross Country Fishing Guide Hiking Horseshoes Ice Fishing Ice Skating Lake/Pond Museum Picnic Sledding Snack Bar Snow Shoes Softball Swimming Tobogganing Volleyball Rental